The Treasury Department announced Tuesday it auctioned $26 billion of 364-day bills at a 0.170% high yield and a price of 99.828111.
The coupon equivalent was 0.173%. The bid-to-cover ratio was 4.74. Tenders at the high rate were allotted 35.46%. The median yield was 0.165%. The low yield was 0.150%. The bills have an issue date of March 8 and are due March 7, 2013.