Durable Goods

Fundamentals 10/26: Home Sales, Mortgage Apps

Durable Goods Orders (September) -New Orders – Month/Month -0.8 % -Ex-transportation – Month/Month 1.7 % -It is possible that this indicates that the GDP gains in 3rdQ will not be matched by the 4thQ. The flattening of the leading Consumer Metrics data is still there. Housing -New Home Sales (seasonally adjusted annual rate) 313,000. -Previous

Fundamentals 9/28: Mortgage volume, GDP Preview

MBA Mortgage Applications -Purchase Index, Week/Week: +2.1% -Refinance Index, Week/Week: +11.2% -Composite Index, Week/Week: +9.3% -Refinancing activity was driven by the extremely low rates of last week. -Purchases are so small that a 2.1% bump is not that meaningful. Durable Goods Orders -New Orders, Month/Month: -0.1% -New Orders, Year/Year: 12.3% -Ex-transportation, Month/Month: -0.1% -Ex-transportation, Year/Year: