Finance and Economics
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
MBA: Mortgage "Refis Down, Purchases Flat in Latest MBA Weekly Survey"
From the MBA: Refis Down, Purchases Flat in Latest MBA Weekly Survey Mortgage applications decreas...
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Wednesday: Trade Deficit, ADP Employment, ISM non-Manufacturing
Wednesday: • At 7:00 AM ET, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index . ...
U.S. Light Vehicle Sales increase to 17.4 million annual rate in April
Based on an estimate from AutoData, light vehicle sales were at a 17.42 million SAAR in April. Tha...
The Projected Improvement in Life Expectancy
Note: This is an update to a post I wrote some time ago with more recent data and projections. Her...
CoreLogic: House Prices up 6.7% Year-over-year in March
Notes: This CoreLogic House Price Index report is for March . The recent Case-Shiller index release...
Monday, May 02, 2016
Tuesday: Auto Sales
Tuesday: • All day, Light vehicle sales for April. The consensus is for light vehicle sales to increase to 17.3 million SAAR in April from...
Fed Survey: Banks ease Standards on Residential Real Estate, Credit Quality in Oil Regions "deteriorated somewhat"
From the Federal Reserve: The April 2016 Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices Regarding loans to businesses, the A...
Construction Spending increased 0.3% in March
Earlier today, the Census Bureau reported that overall construction spending increased 0.3% in Marc...
ISM Manufacturing index decreased to 50.8 in April
The ISM manufacturing index indicated expansion for the second consecutive month in April, following...
Black Knight March Mortgage Monitor
Black Knight Financial Services (BKFS) released their Mortgage Monitor report for March today. Acc...
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