Economic Statistics for 17 Mar 14
The National Association of Home Builders’ Housing Market Index rose 1 point to a lower-than-expected 47 in March.
The New York Fed’s Empire State Manufacturing Survey rose to to 5.61 in March from 4.48 in February.
The Fed reports that Industrial Production rose an unexpectedly strong 0.6% in March. Capacity Utilization in the nation’s factories rose 0.3% to 78.8%.