Finance and Economics
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Freddie Mac: Mortgage Serious Delinquency rate declined in August, Lowest since July 2008
Freddie Mac reported that the Single-Family serious delinquency rate declined in August to 1.03%, d...
OPEC Agrees to Cut Oil Output
From Bloomberg: OPEC Agrees to First Oil Output Cut in Eight Years In two days of round-the-clock ...
Update on "Peak Renter"
From economist Josh Lehner at Oregon Office of Economic Analysis Peak Renter In Real Life A year a...
ATA Trucking Index increased Sharply in August
This was released last week by the ATA: ATA Truck Tonnage Index Jumped 5.7% in August American Tru...
MBA: "Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest Weekly Survey"
From the MBA: Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Mortgage applications dec...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Lawler: Renter Share of Single-Family Market Declined Slightly in 2015
From housing economist Tom Lawler: Data from the 2015 American Community Survey suggest thatFor th...
Chemical Activity Barometer indicated "Solid Growth in September"
Here is an indicator that I'm following that appears to be a leading indicator for industrial pr...
Real Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in July
Here is the earlier post on Case-Shiller: Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 5.1% ye...
Richmond Fed: Regional Manufacturing Activity "Still Soft" in September
From the Richmond Fed: Manufacturing Sector Activity Still Soft in September; Employment Index at 36...
Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 5.1% year-over-year in July
S&P/Case-Shiller released the monthly Home Price Indices for July ("July" is a 3 mont...
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