CCL Market Update: GDP, S&P HPI, Consumer Confidence, Mortgage Applications, Personal Income and Outlays, Pending Home Sales, Beige Book, Jobless Claims, Construction Spending, Employment Situation

GDP

The third quarter GDP’s second revised estimate got an upgrade; up 3 tenths higher than the first estimate at a plus 3.2 percent annualized rate. This increase in GDP includes […]

By |December 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: Personal Income and Outlays, Construction Spending, Mortgage Applications, ADP Employment Report, Gallup US Job Creation Index, FOMC Meeting, Jobless Claims, Gallup Good Jobs Rate, Employment Situation

Personal Income and Outlays

Personal income a solid, yet lower than expected, 0.3 percent in the month of September. The wages and salaries component, which weakened in the month prior, was […]

By |November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: Consumer Price Index, Housing Market Index, Mortgage Applications, Housing Starts, Beige Book, Jobless Claims, Existing Home Sales

Consumer Price Index

Consumer prices rose a noticeable and as expected 0.3 percent in September with two important areas of strength being: energy surging 2.9 percent on the month and owners’ […]

By |October 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: Housing Market Index, Housing Starts, Mortgage Applications, FOMC Announcement, Fed Chair Press Conference, Jobless Claims, FHFA House Price Index, Existing Home Sales

Housing Market Index

New home sales have been strong and home builders are reporting the best conditions of the year. The housing market is up a sharp 6 points this month […]

By |September 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: JOLTS, Mortgage Applications, Beige Book, Jobless Claims, Consumer Sentiment

JOLTS

Job openings in the month of May fell sharply to 5.500 million from April’s revised 5.845 million. This is the lowest rate since February, May’s readings pull down the job […]

By |July 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: Gallup US ECI, Mortgage Application, Gallup US Job Creation Index, ADP Employment Report, Gallup Good Jobs Rate, Jobless Claims, Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index, Employment Situation

Gallup US ECI

Gallup’s U.S. economic confidence index remained unchanged in the month of June at an average of minus 14, the same reading as in April and May. Early on […]

By |July 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: GDP, S & P Case-Shiller HPI, Consumer Confidence, Mortgage Applications, Personal Income and Outlays, Pending Home Sales, Jobless Claims, Construction Spending, Mortgage Rates

GDP
GDP rose slightly to 1.1 percent in the third estimate for the first quarter of the year vs. the second estimate for the first quarter of plus 0.8 percent. Strength […]

By |July 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: JOLTS, Mortgage Applications, Existing Home Sales, Jobless Claims, Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index, PPI, Consumer Sentiment, Mortgage Rates, Loan Originations

JOLTS

Job openings jumped to 5.757 million in March from February’s upwardly revised 5.608 million. Boosting job openings rate 1 tenth to 3.9 percent. Employers may be having trouble filling the […]

By |May 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: Existing Home Sales, FHFA House Price Index, MBA Mortgage Applications, New Home Sales, Jobless Claims, Home Prices Vs. Wages, GDP, Mortgage Rates

Existing Home Sales

Existing home sales were down a surprising 7.1 percent in February to a 5.080 million annualized rate. This rate was much lower than expected and well below economists’ […]

By |March 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CCL Market Update: S&P/ Case-Shiller Home Price Index, Consumer Confidence, Existing Home Sales, Mortgage Applications, New Home Sales, Jobless Claims, Freddie Mac Mortgage Rates, GDP

S &P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index

Home prices in major metropolitan areas continued to rise In December though the gains came in slightly behind expectations. Home price appreciation rose 0.8 percent in […]

By |February 29th, 2016|CCL Market Updates, Uncategorized|0 Comments