Sept 2 U.S. 2-year Treasury yields fell to their
lowest level in 10 days after a weaker-than-expected U.S.
non-farm payrolls report that could push the Federal Reserve
back from raising U.S. short-term interest rates at its policy
meeting this month.
Two-year yields fell to 0.746 percent after the
data, the lowest since Aug. 23. U.S. benchmark 10-year yields
fell to 1.543 percent, its lowest level in one week,
though they reversed course to turn slightly positive in later
The Labor Department reported U.S. employers added 151,000
jobs in August. Economists had expected U.S. employers to add
(Reporting by Dion Rabouin; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)