NEW YORK Oct 13 U.S. Treasury prices extended
earlier gains on Thursday following solid demand at a $12
billion auction of 30-year government bonds, the last part of
this week's $56 billion in coupon-bearing supply.
Benchmark 10-year Treasury notes were last up
13/32 in price for a yield of 1.731 percent, down 5 basis points
from late on Wednesday, while the 30-year bond was
nearly 1 point higher with a yield of 2.465 percent, down over 4
basis points on the day.
(Reporting by Richard Leong; Editing by Chris Reese)