Initial jobless and continuous claims came in a little stronger than expected this morning. This improves confidence in the economy and can lead to a rally in the stock market. However, today the talk of the investment community centers on Apple’s earnings, which is having more of an impact on the market.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 59.05 points (+0.43%) while the Nasdaq went down 9.61 points (-0.30%). The S&P 500 increased 4.00 points (+0.7%).
Current Mortgage Rates
Here are some of today’s mortgage rates:
- 30-Year Fixed Mortgage: 3.50% (3.702% APR)
- 15-Year Fixed Mortgage: 2.875% (3.216% APR)
- 7-Year ARM: 2.625% (3.227% APR)
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.