Economic Statistics for 16 Mar 15
The Empire State Manufacturing Survey fell from 7.78 to 6.90 in March, on softening orders.
The Fed reports that industrial production rose 0.1% in February, while capacity utilization in the nation’s factories fell -0.5% to 78.9%.
The NAHB housing market index slowed by -2 points to 53 in March.
Foreign accounts were big sellers of US long-term securities in January, as net demand for US securities fell $-27.2 billion.