It’s quiet once again this morning with the only economic release being the MBA Mortgage Applications, which were released at 7 a.m. this morning. Following three straight weeks of declines, mortgage applications rose 11.7% for the week ending January 4.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 83.49 points (+0.63%) while the Nasdaq also went up 17.99 points (+0.58%). Likewise, S&P 500 increased 7.58 points (+0.52%).
Current Mortgage Rates
Here are some of today’s mortgage rates:
- 30-Year Fixed Mortgage: 3.50% (3.681% APR)
- 15-Year Fixed Mortgage: 2.75% (3.108% APR)
- 7-Year ARM: 2.625% (3.101% 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.
Stocks edge higher at the open
The New York Times
The labor market post-budget deal