Mortgage Apps Down 3.6%, ADP employment 200K versus 183K--for this version of the reporting period
Gold took a hike, but it looks here like the long term trend should be neutral from the Fed, these are goldilocks numbers. GDP is all over the place, I don't think we can make a judgement on first half till end of second half frankly, but silver and gold are off a smidge, folks aren't willing to make risks until this afternoon methinks.
Fed drama queens screaming "we're tapering" three years too early has everyone on edge. Banks, homebuilders, major appliances, c'mon Ben, didja forget the 1930's?