Economic Statistics for 7 Aug 13
The following US economic statistics were announced today:
The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -3.7% last week, with purchases down -3.0% and refinancings down -4.0%.
The Gallup U.S. Job Creation Index fell 1 point in July to 21.
Consumer credit grew by $13.8 billion in June, which was at the low end of expectations.