June 28 Speculators raised U.S. 10-year Treasury
note futures holdings in the latest week after Federal Reserve
Chairman Ben Bernanke offered a blueprint on how the U.S.
central bank might trim its bond purchases this year if the
economy continues to improve, according to Commodity Futures
Trading Commission data released on Friday.
The amount of bullish, or long, positions in 10-year
Treasury futures from speculators exceeded bearish, or short,
positions by 33,011 contracts on June 25, according to the
CFTC's latest Commitments of Traders data.
There were 31,229 speculative net longs in 10-year note
futures a week ago..