News of increased manufacturing orders in December due today may boost consumer confidence and improve stock market yields.
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The bond market is up this morning with the rally being driven by a disappointing unemployment report. There are still lesser economic numbers getting released throughout the day, which has the potential to move the markets.
Highlighted by multiple reports that will give an indication of the health of our economy, this week will be full of data for you to consume.
The markets got a dose of good news overnight. Banks in Europe decided to pay back a large amount of the money they borrowed.
December retail sales came in a bit stronger than expected, which may have put some downward pressure on MBS prices yesterday.
Bonds and equities are fairly unchanged this morning as investors await the kickoff of the earnings season later today.
The market isn’t moving much this morning, however on Friday, we saw a bit of a rally following the release of the jobs report, which showed an unemployment rate higher than expected.
Bank of Japan Adds Record Amount of Cash to Financial System; HARP Program Extended Through June 2012 – Market Update
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