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Market Commentary

Market Commentary

November 12, 2014
10-YEAR NOTES   100-11 (+06)
FN 3.5% COUPON   103-06 (+03)
SUPPORT   2.42%
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Last week’s MBA Mortgage Applications fell, for the third consecutive week, down -0.9% (-19.2% YoY) vs. -2.6% prior and -6.6% in the week ending October 24th. Purchases rose +1.1% vs. +2.6% prior (-11.1% YoY), Refinancing fell -1.9% vs. -5.5% prior (-23.4% YoY) and the average interest rate for a conforming conventional loan rose +2 bps to 4.19% (4.44% a year ago). August Wholesale Inventories increased by +0.7% against a sharp -0.7% decline in sales. The mismatch drove the stock-to-sales ratio up to 1.19 from 1.17 for, the highest reading since February. September Wholesale Inventories is expected to edge up +0.2% against a -0.1% dip in Sales. The curve has bull flattened with 2s10s down -0.2 bps.

There is a 10-Year note auction at 10:00 AM (PST).

This Week's Events:

11/12 MBA Mortgage Applications 04:00 November 7 - -0.9% -2.6% -
11/12 Wholesale Inventories MoM 07:00 September 0.2% - 0.7% -
11/13 Initial Jobless Claims 05:30 November 8 280K - 278K -
11/13 Continuing Claims 05:30 November 1 2347K - 2348K -
11/13 Monthly Budget 11:00 October -$114.0 Billion - - -
11/14 Retail Sales Advance MoM 05:30 October 0.2% - -0.3% -
11/14 Import Price Index MoM 05:30 October -1.5% - -0.5% -
11/14 Import Price Index YoY 05:30 October -1.6% - -0.9% -



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