Economic Statistics for 22 Jan 14
Today gives us the first statistics of a very sparse week in the economic calendar.
The MBA reports that mortgage applications rose 4.7% last week, with purchases down -4.0% but refinancings up 10.0%.
In weekly retail sales, Redbook reports a 3.1% increase from the previous year. ICSC-Goldman reports a weekly sales drop of -1.9%, and only a 0.9% increase on a year-over-year basis.