Trial now
BONDS

Gilt/Bund spread breaks above the double top

OUTLOOK

Weekly Claims, Retail Sales, TIC Flows

Repeats Story Initially Transmitted at 15:37 GMT Mar 26/11:37 EST Mar 26
     
Source: U.S. Treasury Department
Units as noted
Averages calculated by MNI
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                     Total          Non-    Bid/   High        %
Sale                               Amount*   FIMA  comps   Cover  Disc.  Alloted
Date                                 (Bln)  (Bln)  (Bln)  Ratio*   Rate  at High
Average (02-Jan-18 to date)                 0.439  0.617    3.09  1.738    38.51
26-Mar-18                           45.000  1.000  0.758    3.06  1.895    90.74
19-Mar-18                           45.000  0.382  0.650    2.89  1.950    13.59
12-Mar-18                           45.000  0.300  0.617    3.67  1.850     4.26
05-Mar-18                           45.001  0.300  0.583    3.19  1.830    15.34
26-Feb-18                           45.000  0.300  0.589    3.08  1.830    46.34
20-Feb-18                           45.000  0.379  0.615    3.11  1.820    87.18
12-Feb-18                           42.000  0.280  0.623    2.74  1.785    22.84
05-Feb-18                           42.000  0.300  0.607    2.93  1.650     0.29
29-Jan-18                           42.000  0.425  0.550    3.21  1.625    61.29
22-Jan-18                           42.000  1.000  0.621    3.00  1.615    31.14
16-Jan-18                           42.000  0.400  0.701    3.18  1.600    37.40
08-Jan-18                           42.000  0.314  0.583    3.11  1.575    56.64
02-Jan-18                           42.000  0.328  0.521    3.05  1.575    33.60
Average (03-Jan-17 to 26-Dec-17)            0.498  0.439    3.30  1.053    47.85
26-Dec-17                           39.001  1.000  0.468    3.61  1.530    20.38
18-Dec-17                           39.000  0.300  0.546    3.09  1.480    69.19
11-Dec-17                           39.000  0.200  0.483    3.26  1.460    14.27
04-Dec-17                           36.000  0.300  0.427    3.30  1.450     5.56
27-Nov-17                           36.000  0.400  0.439    3.34  1.435    18.29
20-Nov-17                           36.000  0.275  0.471    3.33  1.415    65.40
13-Nov-17                           36.000  0.200  0.476    3.30  1.360    48.66
06-Nov-17                           36.000  0.200  0.485    3.23  1.300     9.76
30-Oct-17                           36.000  0.487  0.464    3.47  1.260    55.75
23-Oct-17                           36.000  0.993  0.468    3.21  1.245    51.38
16-Oct-17                           36.000  0.400  0.517    3.35  1.240    30.64
10-Oct-17                           36.000  0.600  0.458    3.01  1.220    84.28
02-Oct-17                           36.000  0.400  0.459    3.03  1.190    71.80
25-Sep-17                           36.001  0.800  0.436    3.34  1.170    93.09
18-Sep-17                           36.000  0.503  0.456    3.21  1.180     8.75
11-Sep-17                           33.000  0.400  0.420    3.12  1.140    46.77
05-Sep-17                           33.000  0.684  0.377    3.08  1.115    38.34
28-Aug-17                           33.000  1.000  0.397    3.41  1.115    38.58
21-Aug-17                           33.000  0.812  0.412    3.02  1.115    48.40
14-Aug-17                           33.000  0.692  0.499    3.47  1.115    61.66
07-Aug-17                           33.000  0.537  0.504    3.05  1.140    44.57
31-Jul-17                           33.000  0.300  0.427    3.08  1.130    12.00
24-Jul-17                           33.000  1.000  0.455    2.91  1.130    34.87
17-Jul-17                           33.000  0.400  0.558    3.54  1.105    16.42
10-Jul-17                           33.000  0.300  0.457    3.20  1.125     6.93
03-Jul-17                           33.000  0.328  0.474    3.21  1.130    52.25
26-Jun-17                           33.000  0.926  0.467    3.35  1.110    44.87
19-Jun-17                           33.000  0.300  0.490    3.35  1.120    13.70
12-Jun-17                           33.000  0.300  0.411    3.76  1.100    60.58
05-Jun-17                           33.001  0.300  0.346    3.35  1.070    78.75
30-May-17                           33.000  1.000  0.416    3.62  1.060    61.30
22-May-17                           33.000  0.375  0.388    3.06  1.050    22.35
15-May-17                           33.001  0.300  0.499    3.15  1.020    79.56
08-May-17                           33.000  0.300  0.422    3.01  1.015    39.66
01-May-17                           33.000  0.500  0.436    3.25  0.975    47.30
24-Apr-17                           33.000  0.994  0.414    3.42  0.955    68.74
17-Apr-17                           33.000  0.400  0.398    3.14  0.945    76.72
10-Apr-17                           33.000  0.600  0.436    3.25  0.950    12.35
03-Apr-17                           33.000  0.500  0.454    3.29  0.910    24.39
27-Mar-17                           33.000  1.000  0.467    3.23  0.905    84.99
20-Mar-17                           33.000  0.303  0.402    3.10  0.890    46.48
13-Mar-17                           30.000  0.300  0.357    3.13  0.910    79.28
06-Mar-17                           24.000  0.300  0.379    3.72  0.835    75.91
27-Feb-17                           28.000  0.200  0.375    3.11  0.670    79.32
21-Feb-17                           28.000  1.000  0.373    3.25  0.670    34.87
13-Feb-17                           28.000  0.280  0.472    3.25  0.645     1.71
06-Feb-17                           28.000  0.400  0.406    3.64  0.620    93.44
30-Jan-17                           28.000  0.300  0.340    3.47  0.625    65.53
23-Jan-17                           28.000  1.000  0.399    3.69  0.600    65.53
17-Jan-17                           28.000  0.200  0.475    3.35  0.605    24.51
09-Jan-17                           28.000  0.200  0.364    3.74  0.590    92.42
03-Jan-17                           28.001  0.128  0.388    3.62  0.630    65.93
Average (04-Jan-16 to 27-Dec-16)            0.389  0.362    3.63  0.466    50.91
Average (05-Jan-15 to 28-Dec-15)            0.487  0.331    3.97  0.173    50.50
Average (06-Jan-14 to 29-Dec-14)            0.550  0.365    4.64  0.064    47.10
Average (02-Jan-13 to 30-Dec-13)            0.606  0.404    4.85  0.088    37.04
Average (03-Jan-12 to 24-Dec-12)            0.571  0.599    4.79  0.132    44.38
Average (03-Jan-11 to 27-Dec-11)            0.604  0.705    4.74  0.098    43.37
Average (04-Jan-10 to 27-Dec-10)            0.626  0.843    4.26  0.195    41.97
Average (05-Jan-09 to 28-Dec-09)            0.460  1.019    3.33  0.287    51.52
Average (07-Jan-08 to 29-Dec-08)            0.399  1.327    2.65  1.653    47.54
Average (02-Jan-07 to 31-Dec-07)            0.358  1.741    2.71  4.459    52.36
Average (03-Jan-06 to 26-Dec-06)            0.319  1.736    2.32  4.804    45.11
Average (03-Jan-05 to 27-Dec-05)            0.321  1.323    2.19  3.402    52.29
Average (05-Jan-04 to 27-Dec-04)            0.233  1.004    2.06  1.584    49.63
Average (06-Jan-03 to 29-Dec-03)            0.199  1.014    2.09  1.055    49.42
Average (25-Feb-02 to 30-Dec-02)            0.151  1.108    2.13  1.549    58.56
Average (05-Feb-01 to 31-Dec-01)                   1.210    2.19  3.118    45.91
Average (01-Jan-01 to 29-Jan-01)                   1.517    2.46  5.000    52.00
Average (03-Jan-00 to 26-Dec-00)                   1.275    3.72  5.917    54.00
Average (04-Jan-99 to 27-Dec-99)                   1.137    4.21  4.756    59.00
--MNI Washington Bureau; +1 212-800-8517; email: sara.haire@marketnews.com
[TOPICS: MTABLE]