Economic Statistics for 4 Nov 15
The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -0.8% last week, with purchases and refis both down -1.0%.
The ADP Employment Report is calling for 182,000 new net private sector jobs in October. We’ll see, in Friday’s Employment Situation.
September’s international trade deficit came in at $-40.8 billion, compared to $-48.3 billion the prior month.
For the sixth month in a row, Gallup’s U.S. Job Creation Index held steady at 32 in October.
Markit’s PMI Services Index fell -0.3 points to 54.8 in October.
ISM’s non-manufacturing index jumped 2.2 points to a very strong 59.1 in October.