by Calculated Risk on 8/09/2022 09:02:00 PM
o At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.
o At 8:30 AM, The Consumer Price Index for July from the BLS. The consensus is for a 0.2% increase in CPI, and a 0.5% increase in core CPI. The consensus is for CPI to be up 8.8% year-over-year and core CPI to be up 6.1% YoY.
On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):
? Goal met.
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This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day average (line) of deaths reported.