background image background image background image

Technical Update - US 10-year Treasury Yields breaking key supports. Likely to drop further . Euro Bunds facing resistance

Commodities 3 minutes to read
Kim Cramer Larsson

Technical Analyst, Saxo Bank

US 10-year Treasury yields broke below key support at 2.71% collapsing to test next support at 2.55. If it closes below 2.55, which is likely given that Bollinger bands are expanding and RSI below 40, next key strong support is at around 2.31. If that scenario plays out Yields are likely to bounce from that support.

US 10Y yields d 2 aug
Source: Saxo Group

The 10-year US Treasury Note closed above key resistance at 120 31/32. A move to 123 – 123½ seems likely. However, a minor correction to test the now support at 120 31/32 should be expected before next move higher.
To reverse the trend a close below 119 19/32 is needed.

US 10 T note 2 aug
Source: Saxo Group

Euro Bunds have been trading in a rising channel testing 159.79 resistance.  Expect a correction from here possibly down to around 156-155 i.e the lower rising trendline in the channel,  before a possible exhaustive push higher.
However, looking at the weekly chart Bunds have reached 0.-618 retracement of the Q2 sell off. RSI is close to 60 threshold and if rejected Bunds is likely to reverse upward move



EuroBunds d 2aug
Source: Saxo Group
EuroBunds w 2 aug
Source: Saxo Group


The Saxo Bank Group entities each provide execution-only service and access to Analysis permitting a person to view and/or use content available on or via the website. This content is not intended to and does not change or expand on the execution-only service. Such access and use are at all times subject to (i) The Terms of Use; (ii) Full Disclaimer; (iii) The Risk Warning; (iv) the Rules of Engagement and (v) Notices applying to Saxo News & Research and/or its content in addition (where relevant) to the terms governing the use of hyperlinks on the website of a member of the Saxo Bank Group by which access to Saxo News & Research is gained. Such content is therefore provided as no more than information. In particular no advice is intended to be provided or to be relied on as provided nor endorsed by any Saxo Bank Group entity; nor is it to be construed as solicitation or an incentive provided to subscribe for or sell or purchase any financial instrument. All trading or investments you make must be pursuant to your own unprompted and informed self-directed decision. As such no Saxo Bank Group entity will have or be liable for any losses that you may sustain as a result of any investment decision made in reliance on information which is available on Saxo News & Research or as a result of the use of the Saxo News & Research. Orders given and trades effected are deemed intended to be given or effected for the account of the customer with the Saxo Bank Group entity operating in the jurisdiction in which the customer resides and/or with whom the customer opened and maintains his/her trading account. Saxo News & Research does not contain (and should not be construed as containing) financial, investment, tax or trading advice or advice of any sort offered, recommended or endorsed by Saxo Bank Group and should not be construed as a record of our trading prices, or as an offer, incentive or solicitation for the subscription, sale or purchase in any financial instrument. To the extent that any content is construed as investment research, you must note and accept that the content was not intended to and has not been prepared in accordance with legal requirements designed to promote the independence of investment research and as such, would be considered as a marketing communication under relevant laws.

Please read our disclaimers:
Notification on Non-Independent Investment Research (
Full disclaimer (
Full disclaimer (

Saxo Bank A/S (Headquarters)
Philip Heymans Alle 15

Contact Saxo

Select region


Trade responsibly
All trading carries risk. Read more. To help you understand the risks involved we have put together a series of Key Information Documents (KIDs) highlighting the risks and rewards related to each product. Read more

This website can be accessed worldwide however the information on the website is related to Saxo Bank A/S and is not specific to any entity of Saxo Bank Group. All clients will directly engage with Saxo Bank A/S and all client agreements will be entered into with Saxo Bank A/S and thus governed by Danish Law.

Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc, registered in the US and other countries and regions. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google LLC.