Economic Statistics for 2 Mar 15
The Fed’s Beige Book characterizes the economy as relatively flat, with most districts reporting modest to moderate growth.
February’s ADP Employment Report indicates that 214,000 new private sector jobs were created during the month.
The Gallup US Job creation Index was unchanged at 29 in February.
The MBA reports that mortgage applications fell -4.8% last week, with purchases down -1.0% and refis down -7.0%.