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Posted March 14, 2012
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Today’s Mortgage Rates : Real-Time MBS Pricing, March 14, 2012

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MBS Move Lower

 

Following yesterday's Fed announcement, MBS have continued to move lower. Investors are more concerned about inflation, and they have reduced expectations for additional quantitative easing.

Import Prices rose 0.4%, below the consensus of 0.6%. The results from the 30-yr Treasury auction will come out around 1:00 et.

This chart shows the change in mortgage-backed securities (MBS) prices from today's market open at 8:00 AM ET and tracks how MBS prices have changed until the time of this post.  The vertical-axis reflects the change in MBS pricing as measured in 32nds. Each 32nd is equal to 3.125 basis points.

Falling MBS prices result in higher mortgage rates. Rising MBS prices result in lower mortgage rates. MBS pricing provided by MBSQuoteline.

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