Speculators trim bearish bets on U.S. 10-year T-note futures-CFTC
Sept 6 (Reuters) - Speculators trimmed net bearish bets on U.S. 10-year Treasury note futures in the latest week ahead of the August U.S. payrolls data, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.
The amount of speculators' bearish, or short, positions in 10-year Treasury futures exceeded bullish, or long, positions by 103,094 contracts on Sept. 3, according to the CFTC's latest Commitments of Traders data.
A week ago, speculators held 110,825 net short positions in 10-year T-note futures, which was the most speculative net shorts in 10-year T-note futures since May 22, 2012, when there were 136,190.
- Malaysia air probe finds scant evidence of attack: sources |
- Malaysia probes passenger backgrounds for clues on missing flight |
- Confrontation in Ukraine as diplomacy stalls |
- N.Korea using sophisticated means to avoid U.N. sanctions - U.N. report
- Exclusive: Chinese raw materials also found on U.S. B-1 bomber, F-16 jets