MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week  The credit markets are closed on Monday in observance of Columbus Day, and the week features a light economic calendar after that. The Fed’s Beige Book will be released on Wednesday. The Beige Book contains anecdotal … Continue reading

EASE ON DOWN THE ROAD: WHAT QE3 MEANS FOR HOME LOAN RATES

EASE ON DOWN THE ROAD: WHAT QE3 MEANS FOR HOME LOAN RATES

In September’s issue of YOU Magazine, we discussed the possibility that the Federal Reserve would announce further purchases of Mortgage Bonds to keep home loan rates low and help the economy continue to grow. On September 13th, the Federal Reserve … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week  Temperatures may be cooling in much of the country, but this week’s economic calendar is heating up. Housing data from the S&P Case/Shiller Home Price Index, New Home Sales, and Pending Home Sales will be released … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week  Manufacturing and housing news dominate the economic report calendar this week. Manufacturing data from the New York State Index and the Philadelphia Fed Index will be released on Monday and Thursday, respectively. Housing Starts, Building Permits … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY -WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY -WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week  This week’s economic calendar is made up of key data points, and market players will be able to gauge how the U.S. is holding up in the current environment. The economic reports don’t get underway until … Continue reading

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

MMG WEEKLY – WHAT ARE THEY SAYING THIS WEEK?

Forecast for the Week  Housing and manufacturing news will be front and center in this week’s economic reports: Existing Home Sales and New Home Sales will be released on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. Initial Jobless Claims will be released on … Continue reading