Economic Statistics for 23 Apr 14
The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -3.3% last week. Purchases were down -3.0% and re-fis fell -4.0%.
Markit’s PMI Manufacturing Index Flash fell -0.1 points to 55.4 in April.
New home sales were down sharply in March, down -14.5% to a well below-expected 384,000 annual rate.