Recession Fears Renewed

Last Week in Review: Slowing but GrowingRecession fears were back in full swing this past week, thanks to the weakest manufacturing report since June 2009, which was the last month of…

A Fed Rate Cut Refresher

Last Week in Review: Bullard Wants MoreThis past week was a classic example of how good news means bad news for Bonds and home loan rates.A little trade deal with Japan,…

Divided Fed Cuts Rates

Last Week in Review: Three Things the Fed SaidThis past week the Federal Reserve cut the Fed Funds Rate for the second time this year, lowering the rate to 2.00%. Remember…

Stocks and Mortgage Rates Rise

Last Week in Review: Stocks and Mortgage Rates RiseThis past week home loan rates ticked up sharply from the previous week leaving many wondering — have rates bottomed?For would-be homebuyers, real…

Financial Tug of War in Motion

Last Week in Review: Fed vs. RecessionHome loan rates finished this past week essentially where they began, near 3-year lows. With all the chatter of a global recession and elevated fears…

Risk of Recession has risen

Last Week in Review: Yield Curve Inversion DiscussionThis past week we watched Bond yields/interest rates decline around the globe on rising fears of a global recession.It’s worth noting that home loan…