91147US Mortgage Applications Rebound: MBA12/11/2019 12:07:09 PM"Mortgage applications in the United States increased 3.8 percent in the week ended December 6th 2019, after a 9.2 percent drop in the previous week, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Refinance applications went up 8.7 percent while applications to purchase a home edged down 0.4 percent. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate increased slightly by 1bps to 3.98 percent."United StatesMortgage ApplicationsUNITEDSTAMORAPP/united-states/mortgage-applications
91115US Stocks Edge Lower for Second Session12/10/2019 9:06:00 PM"Wall Street closed modestly in the red, as investors braced for both the deadline of US tariff on Chinese imports on December 15 and a Fed policy meeting on Wednesday. On Tuesday, China trade deal news were scarce, while a USMCA approval came closer to an understanding between all the parties involved, with several key officials signing minor modifications in Mexico City. On the corporate side, Netflix shares more than 3% after being downgraded by a Needham analyst saying competition might lead to a loss of 4 million premium US subscribers next year. The Dow Jones lost 28 points or 0.1% to 27882. The S&P 500 edged down 3 points or 0.1% to 3133. The Nasdaq inched down 6 points or 0.1% to 8616."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
91109US Stocks Muted after Tariffs Report12/10/2019 2:37:00 PM"Wall Street traded near the flat line on Tuesday, after The Wall Street Journal reported that US negotiators were planning to postpone a new round of tariffs set for Sunday if China commits to massive purchases of US farm products although the US President Donald Trump insists in a near-term deal. The Dow Jones and the S&P 500 were nearly flat while the Nasdaq was up 16 points, or 0.2% around 11:15 am NY time."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
91107US Q3 Nonfarm Labor Costs Revised Lower12/10/2019 1:33:00 PM"Unit labor costs in the US nonfarm business sector rose an annualized 2.5 percent in the third quarter of 2019, compared to a preliminary estimate of 3.6 percent and below market expectations of 3.3 percent. It reflected a 2.3 percent increase in compensation per hour and a 0.2 percent decline in productivity. Year-on-year, unit labor costs increased 2.2 percent."United StatesLabour CostsUNITEDSTALABCOS/united-states/labour-costs
91106US Labor Productivity Falls Less than Estimated12/10/2019 1:32:00 PM"Labor productivity in the US non-farm business sector fell by an annualized 0.2 percent during the third quarter of 2019, slightly less than a preliminary estimate of a 0.3 percent decline and following an unrevised 2.5 percent growth in the previous three-month. It was the first decline in productivity since the fourth quarter of 2015, as output went up by 2.3 percent (vs 1.9 percent in Q2) and hours worked advanced at a faster 2.5 percent (vs -0.5 percent in Q2). Manufacturing sector labor productivity rose 0.1 percent, driven by a 0.7 percent gain in durable manufacturing productivity. Year-on-year, non-farm business productivity went up 1.5 percent."United StatesProductivityUNITEDSTAPRO/united-states/productivity