• Thursday: Trade Deficit, Unemployment Claims, ISM non-Mfg Survey

    3 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Uninspired by Fed or Economic Data
    Mortgage rates were flat to slightly higher today, depending on the lender. The average lender was quoting the same rates as yesterday, but with slightly higher upfront costs (or a lower credit, depending on your scenario). That said, if you could only choose one word to describe the movement, it would be "flat." emphasis added Thursday:
    • At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 220 thousand initial claims, up from 209 thousand the...
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