Monthly Archives: November 2013

My Thoughts for the Week of November 25, 2013

November 1st fell on a Friday this month. If the 1st would have been on Thursday, Thanksgiving would have been celebrated last week and we’d be recovering from Bloody Friday, I mean Black Friday’s shopping spree. President FDR altered Lincoln’s … Continue reading

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My Thoughts for the Week of November 18, 2013

The Oct employment report we received on Nov 8th was much better than expected. The market was predicting 130k new jobs, the report came back with +204k new jobs, big miss. This caused rates to jump up on the 8th. … Continue reading

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My Thoughts for the Week of November 4, 2013

Last week the market shocker was some manufacturing data that blew away what most were expecting. This caused interest rate pricing (the credit you get for a specific rate) to deteriorate a little during the last half of the week. … Continue reading

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