There was a lot of economic news released this week although there were no surprises.  There was negative news regarding the current NAFTA trade negotiations that had a negative impact on mortgage interest rates.  Mortgage interest rates ended the week higher than last week.

Next week the following economic news will be released and events will occur which may impact mortgage interest rates:

  1. The ISM National Manufacturing Index will be released on Tuesday:
  2. The ISM National Services Index will be released on Thursday; and
  3. The Employment will be released on Friday.