by Calculated Risk on 7/26/2022 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, Durable Goods Orders for June from the Census Bureau. The consensus is for a 0.5% decrease in durable goods orders.
o At 10:00 AM, Pending Home Sales Index for June. The consensus is for a 3.7% decrease in the index.
o At 2:00 PM, FOMC Meeting Announcement. The FOMC is expected to raise rates 75 bps, increasing the target range for the federal funds rate to 2-1/4 to 2-1/2 percent.
o At 2:30 PM, Fed Chair Jerome Powell holds a press briefing following the FOMC announcement.
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.