Market Weekly: Jan 15 Jan 19 2018

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Jan. NAHB Housing Market Index: 72 vs. 73 consensus and 74 prior.

Dec. Industrial Production: +0.9% vs.. +0.4% consensus, -0.1% prior (revised).
Capacity utilization: 77.9% vs. 77.3% consensus, 77.2% prior.

Redbook Chain Store Sales: +2.6% Y/Y vs. +3.4% last week.
Month-to-date chain store sales +3.0% Y/Y.
January sales are expected to be up 3.6% Y/Y.

MBA Mortgage Applications
Composite Index: +4.1% vs. +8.3% last week.
Purchase Index: +3.0% vs. +5.0%.
Refinance Index: +4.0% vs. +11.0%
30 year mortgage rate at 4.33% vs. 4.23%.