The Oldest and Most Trusted Real Estate News Magazine

Posts Tagged ‘ track ’

Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

By
Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

Note: The year-over-year decline this week was related to timing of Halloween, but, in general, hotels are finishing the year strong. It is unlikely, but still possible that 2016 could be the best year ever for hotel occupancy.  2016 will be at least the 2nd best ever behind 2015. From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

By
Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel results for week ending 1 October The U.S. hotel industry recorded positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 25 September through 1 October 2016, according to data from STR. In year-over-year comparisons, the industry’s occupancy increased 1.8% to 70.0%. Average daily rate (ADR) was...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

EIA: “The average pump price for December is on track to be the lowest for the month in eight years”

By
EIA: “The average pump price for December is on track to be the lowest for the month in eight years”

The EIA released the Short-Term Energy Outlook yesterday. From the STEO: • Benchmark North Sea Brent crude oil spot prices averaged /barrel (b) in August, a /b increase from July. This was the fourth consecutive month in which Brent spot crude oil prices averaged between /b and /b. • Brent crude oil prices are...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

By
Hotels: Occupancy Rate on Track to be 2nd Best Year

From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel results for week ending 6 August The U.S. hotel industry reported mixed results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 31 July through 6 August 2016, according to data from STR. In year-over-year comparisons, the industry’s occupancy decreased 1.6% to 75.6%. However, average daily rate was...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

WSJ: Fed “on track” to Cut QE at Next Meeting

By
WSJ: Fed “on track” to Cut QE at Next Meeting

From Jon Hilsenrath at the WSJ: Next Cut in Fed Bond Buys Looms The Federal Reserve is on track to trim its bond-buying program for the second time in six weeks as a lackluster December jobs report failed to diminish the central bank’s expectations for solid U.S. economic growth this year, according to interviews...
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Update: Four Charts to Track Timing for QE3 Tapering

By
Update: Four Charts to Track Timing for QE3 Tapering

Here is an update of the four charts I’m using to track when the Fed will start tapering the QE3 purchases. In general the year-end data might be “broadly consistent” with the June (and September) FOMC projections. However I suspect the FOMC is very concerned about the low level of inflation, and also the...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Early Read: 2012 Social Security Cost-Of-Living Adjustment on track for 3%+ increase

By
Early Read: 2012 Social Security Cost-Of-Living Adjustment on track for 3%+ increase

The BLS reported this morning: “The Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) increased 4.1 percent over the last 12 months to an index level of 222.686 (1982-84=100).” CPI-W is the index that is used to calculate the Cost-Of-Living Adjustments (COLA). Here is an explanation … The calculation dates have...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Mortgage Brokers | No Comments »

Sitemap Madbadcat Graphics