Mortgage rates hit their highest point in more than 2 years yesterday. The market continues to take a defensive stance against the possibility of the Fed reducing asset purchases. Today is a slow economic news day with the Chicago Fed Index out at 8:30 a.m. and the Redbook out at 8:55 a.m. Most investors are waiting for the FOMC minutes to be released tomorrow.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 16.43 points (+0.12%) while the Nasdaq also went up 11.88 points (+0.33%). The S&P 500 increased 3.78 points (+0.22%).
Current Mortgage Rates
Here are some of today’s mortgage rates:
Here are a few links to some of today’s financial articles. Be sure to leave a comment below if you know of any additional financial articles that are trending today.