Mortgage Rates 03-23-15

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in News | No Comments

Rates At a Glance Mortgage Rates Currently Trending Today’s Mortgage Rate Forecast Today’s Potential Rate Volatility LOWER NEUTRAL HIGH (by Sigma Research) Today’s Mortgage Rate Summary How Rates Move: Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day […]

Market Analysis today 03-23-15

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in News | No Comments

Daily Market Analysis The day started with slight improvements in treasuries and MBSs. At 8:30 the 10 down 1 bp to 1.92% and MBS price +8 bps. Crude oil started the session slightly lower; the dollar losing more ground against the yen and euro currency. This week, beside the scheduled data there will be a […]

Do you want to know what’s happening in markets today?

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in News | No Comments

Daily Market Analysis Two very volatile sessions; this morning slightly less volatile in the bond and mortgage markets but those stock indexes giving heart burn to short term traders. The key indexes continue to move back and forth in sizeable changes frm day to day. Yesterday the DJIA -117, Wednesday +227, this morning in early […]

Mortgage Rates Today 03-19-15

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in News | No Comments

Rates At a Glance Mortgage Rates Currently Trending Today’s Mortgage Rate Forecast Today’s Potential Rate Volatility Lower Neutral High (by Sigma Research) Today’s Mortgage Rate Summary How Rates Move: Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day […]

Mortgage Market News 03-19-15

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015 in News | No Comments

Daily Market Analysis Not unexpected; this morning the bond, mortgage and stock markets gave back some of the huge moves from yesterday. The bond and MBS markets had their strongest daily move since 3/6 when rates increased on Feb employment data, in that case rates increased, yesterday rates declined across the curve. The 5 yr […]

Mortgage Rate Update 03-18-15

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in News | No Comments

Rates At a Glance Mortgage Rates Currently Trending Today’s Mortgage Rate Forecast Today’s Potential Rate Volatility Neutral Neutral High (by Sigma Research) Today’s Mortgage Rate Summary How Rates Move: Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day […]

Market Analysis 03-18-15

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in News | No Comments

Daily Market Analysis A solid open this morning in the bond and mortgage markets; US stock indexes started weaker; ahead of this afternoon’s long awaited FOMC meeting that has ground the word patience into dust. Most investors and traders as well as the media (including ourselves) have been mesmerized with ‘patience’, it’s time to remove […]

Taking a look at mortgage rates 03-17-15

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in News | No Comments

Rates At a Glance Mortgage Rates Currently Trending Today’s Mortgage Rate Forecast Today’s Potential Rate Volatility Neutral Neutral Average (by Sigma Research) Today’s Mortgage Rate Summary How Rates Move: Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day […]

Market Analysis 03-17-15

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in News | No Comments

Daily Market Analysis Not so good news; Feb housing starts declined 17%, markets expected -1.6%; Feb building permits up 3.0% with expectations of a decline of 0.5%. The starts are the weakest since Feb 2011; single family starts down 14.9%, multi-family starts down 20.8%. Jan starts were revised better than what was originally reported. Total […]

Mortgage Rates Today 03-16-15

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

Rates At a Glance Mortgage Rates Currently Trending Today’s Mortgage Rate Forecast Today’s Potential Rate Volatility NEUTRAL NEUTRAL HIGH (by Sigma Research) Today’s Mortgage Rate Summary How Rates Move: Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day […]