Friday, April 24, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/24/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • March new home sales dipped from 7-year high but still up 19 percent year-over-year
  • Initial unemployment claims rise by 1,000 in latest report
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Thursday, April 23, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/23/15

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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • March existing home sales jumped to highest rate in 18 months
  • FHFA House Price Index rose 0.7 percent in February and 5.4 percent over previous 12 months
  • Mortgage applications rise 2.3 percent in latest survey
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/21/15

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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Leading Economic Index rose 0.2 percent in March, but rate of growth slowing
  • CPI rose 0.2 percent in March but down 0.1 percent over previous 12 months
  • Consumer sentiment rises more than expected in April
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Friday, April 17, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/17/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Housing starts rose 2.0 percent in March to 926,000 pace
  • Building permits fell 5.7 percent in March, but still above 1 million-unit annual pace since last July
  • Initial unemployment claims rise by 12,000 in latest report, but 4-week average almost flat
  • Empire State Manufacturing Survey shows flat business activity in April
  • Phildalphia Fed's Business Outlook Survey rose modestly in April
  • Mortgage applications fall 2.3 percent in latest survey
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Thursday, April 16, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/16/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Builder confidence rises four points in April to 56
  • Retail sales rebounded in March for first time since November
  • Producer Price Index rose 0.2 percent but down 0.8 percent over previous 12 months
  • Business inventories rose more than expected in February
  • Industrial production fell 0.6 percent in March and 1.0 percent in first quarter of 2015
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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/14/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Federal Reserve meeting minutes:  don't expect an interest rate hike in June
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Friday, April 10, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/10/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Planned job cuts fell sharply in March but still higher year-over-year
  • Initial unemployment claims fall by 20,000 in latest report
  • Mortgage applications rise 4.6 percent in latest survey as rates dip slightly
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Thursday, April 9, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/9/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Job openings rose to 14-year high in February
  • Consumer credit rose 5.6 percent in February despite sharp drop in credit card use
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/7/15

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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Job growth dipped in March to 126,000 as hiring likely took a temporary break
  • Manufacturing sector grew in March, albeit at slower rate
  • Service sector economy growth remained strong in March
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Friday, April 3, 2015

BuilderBytes' MetroIntelligence Economic Update for 4/4/15


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In this issue of the MetroIntelligence Economic Update, I covered the following indicators:
  • Planned job cuts fell sharply in March but still higher year-over-year
  • Initial unemployment claims fall by 20,000 in latest report
  • Mortgage applications rise 4.6 percent in latest survey as rates dip slightly
  • Chicago Business Barometer plunged in February, suggests slowing economy in 1Q 2015
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