September 29, 2009
U.S. markets slip Tuesday morning
U.S. markets slipped Tuesday morning as a closely watched index of home prices showed mixed results.
The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index showed the 10-City and 20-City composite listings, while still negative, have improved for six months.
The benchmark 10-year Treasury lost 10/32 to yield 3.313 percent.
The euro fell to $1.4552 from Monday's $1.4606. Against the yen, the dollar rose to 90.14 yen from Monday's 89.63 yen.
The Nikkei 225 in Tokyo added 90.68 points, 0.91 percent, to 10,100.20.