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Items Tagged with 'Interest rates'


Just what is the Fed going to do about interest rates?

BofAML analysts still believe that rate hike is imminent; others call Fed “dithering”
After a week full of market volatility and upheaval, analysts from all sides are questioning what impact, if any, the events of the week are going to have on the Federal Open Markets Committee and the looming threat of rising interest rates. Here's all the consensus, with uniform opinion woefully lacking.
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What’s the over/under on an interest rate hike by the end of 2015?

Anemic recovery, weak jobs numbers fuel speculation
The upward trend in mortgage interest rates seems to be holding back mortgage applications over the long haul, even as mortgage applications came in stronger this week. The question is, will this put pressure on the Federal Reserve to put the kibosh on an interest rate hike? Want to make it interesting?
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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Housing isn’t providing the Goldilocks spot for rates

The Fed is under the spotlight, innovations in GSE risk-sharing and more
This week the Fed will be answering to Congress and while there are a dozen other burning questions, the one housing and mortgage finance is watching closest starts with “interest” and ends with “rates.” Plus, the dangers of being a Realtor, as the search for a missing Realtor reaches four weeks.
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