Economic Indicators

  Current  Previous  CHANGE 
New Home Sales407419- 2.9 %
Existing Home Sales47404450+ 6.5 %
Consumer Confidence3844.7- 15 %
Housing Starts550651-15.5 %
CPI210.2211.7- .7 %
Prime5%5.25 %-.25 %

Economic News

Consumer Sentiment at 11-Year High   Full Article
Ann Arbor, MI, Jan. 30, 2015 -- American consumer sentiment hit an 11-year high in January, according to the final reading for the University of Michigan consumer sentiment survey.

Economic Growth Cools in Fourth Quarter   Full Article
Washington, DC, Jan. 30, 2015 -- U.S. economic growth slowed to a 2.6% annual pace in the fourth quarter, according to the Commerce Department.

Pending Home Sales Decline in December   Full Article
Washington, DC, Jan. 29, 2015 -- Pending home sales fell 3.7% during December, although the year-over-year gain was 11.7%, the highest since June 2013, according to the National Association of Realtors.