Party on! Outdoor revelry takes some thought and planning

What is it about being outside and getting social with friends that just makes you want to smile? Perhaps the past few years as we waited out the more serious...

Market Focus: Recession

At 8 am ET 2.93% -4 bps, MBS prices at 8 am +33 bps. Stock indexes lower in pre-open trading, the DJIA down 61 after being down as much as...

May inflation lower than expected

The May headline PCE rose by 0.6% vs. est. of 0.7% which is triple April's pace of 0.2%. YOY it increased by 6.3% vs. est. of 6.5%. Core PCE (ex food and energy) which is used by the Federal Reserve...

Think twice before coloring your world with ‘bespoke’ appliances

Everybody’s got an angle when it comes to household product and decor trends. Designers will tell you open shelving in a kitchen is all the rage. It is. But nobody tells you that all those dishes and glasses...

Consumer confidence takes a nose-dive

April Case Shiller YOY 20 city metro price index increased by 21.2% vs. est. of 21.0%. The April FHFA Housing Pricing Index showed a MOM gain of 1.6% vs. est. of...