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Daily Market MoversThe following news stories, economic reports, and statistical tables are selected and compiled by founder John F. Gallwas, who has been an active participant in the financial service industry since January of 1958.
TuesdayWS:Home-price gains were up more than expected at +6.8% in February, an up for the 70th-consecutive month, creating increasingly challenging conditions for buyers as interest rates also rise and inventory remains tight.
MondayWS:Sales of previously owned homes ticked up in March by +1.1%, from a month earlier, but were below year-earlier levels as tight inventory levels, rising mortgage rates and high prices made for a sluggish start to the spring selling season.
BB: Mexico’s peso is all of a sudden the worst performing major currency over the past week as investors begin to accept that the next president is likely to be the populist firebrand they feared. Traders are refocusing on the political outlook before the July 1 election, and see Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador coasting to victory.
SundayBB: BB: U.S. President Donald Trump hailed “big progress” as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged to halt nuclear testing, a largely symbolic gesture that appeared aimed at softening the ground for talks between the two leaders.
Economic Reports for the Week ending Friday April 27, 2018
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