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  • MBS ECON: TODAY'S DATA

    by AQ on March 05 2009, 12:09 PM
    MBS bids MUCH IMPROVED TODAY....down in coupon!!!! 120 marks... FN30 _________________________________ FN 4.5 -------->>>> + 0-13 to 101-01 from 100-18 FN 5.0 -------->>>> + 0-08 to 102-08 from 102-00 FN 5.5 -------->>>>...
  • MBS MORNING: DU REFI PLUS

    by AQ on March 05 2009, 10:27 AM
    Yesterday we got the details on the Obama Administration's Plan to save the housing market. The initial reaction was expectantly downbeat considering the opening verbiage of the Treasury press release was.... "The Obama Administration today announced...
  • MBS OPEN: GOOD MORNING

    by AQ on March 05 2009, 8:18 AM
    Moving Down in Coupon this morning...yay! Opening Marks... FN30 _________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> + 0-07 to 98-25 from 98-18 FN 4.5 -------->>>> + 0-06 to 100-24 from 100-18 FN 5.0 -------->>>> ...
  • MBS UPDATE: ANNOUNCEMENT 09-04

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 8:12 PM
    Closing Marks.. FN30 ______________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> - 0-02 to 98-18 from 98-20 FN 4.5 -------->>>> - 0-02 to 100-18 from 100-20 FN 5.0 -------->>>> - 0-01 to 102-00 from 102-01 FN 5.5 --...
  • MBS UPDATE: STABLE THROUGH THE CHAOS

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 1:27 PM
    MBS remains relatively stable while the markets sort their way through the onslaught of headline news. Spreads still tighter (MBS outperforms TSYs). Some "up in coupon" positions have been vacated this morning....that is a sign of hope for lower...
  • MBS UPDATE: REACTIONS

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 10:14 AM
    Read this post if you haven't already... LINK 1010 Marks... FN30 _____________________________________ FN 4.5 -------->>>> - 0-02 to 100-18 from 100-20 FN 5.0 -------->>>> - 0-02 to 102-31 from 102-01 FN 5.5 -------->>>>...
  • MBS PRESS RELEASE: MAKING HOMES AFFORDABLE

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 9:23 AM
    Learn About the Making Home Affordable Refinance and Modification Options America's Making Home Affordable Program Logo The President's plan was created to help millions of homeowners refinance or modify their mortgages. SUMMARY OF GUIDELINES...
  • MBS MORNING: BEFORE THE RELEASE

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 9:01 AM
    MBS traders continue to meddle in credit impaired coupons while managing to methodically maneuver the waves created by the supply sensitive, FTQ weary yield curve. MBS traders remain at the ready to react to "equity optimistic" headline news...
  • MBS OPEN: MBS STABLE WHILE TSYs SELL

    by AQ on March 04 2009, 8:26 AM
    Good Morning. The yield curve is steepening. MBS is outperforming TSYs. Spreads are tighter. Opening Marks... FN30 _____________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> + 0-03 to 98-23 from 98-20 FN 4.5 -------->>>> + 0-00...
  • MBS UPDATE: WHAT WE KNOW

    by AQ on March 03 2009, 8:49 PM
    Closing Marks... FN30 ______________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> + 0-07 to 98-20 from 98-13 FN 4.5 -------->>>> + 0-06 to 100-20 from 100-14 FN 5.0 -------->>>> + 0-05 to 101-01 from 101-27 FN 5.5 -...
  • MBS UPDATE: ANYONE ELSE TIRED OF LISTENING...

    by AQ on March 03 2009, 2:44 PM
    ....to same pre-written questions and answers? Yaawnnner....at this point TIIIMMMAAAY is just repeating himself over and over again.....just as Benny did this morning. Oh ooh Timmy G. just got a little lippy with a young Congressman...he is finger pointing...
  • MBS UPDATE: PRE-TIMMAAAAY MARKS...

    by AQ on March 03 2009, 12:32 PM
    MBS coupons are trading near the afternoon highs from yesterday (slightly better than last post). Some investors may reprice for the better given the lack of YSP provided yesterday....reprices for the better are due if they were not passed along yesterday...
  • MBS MORNING: GOOD LUCK CONGRESS!!!

    by AQ on March 03 2009, 10:42 AM
    Good Morning. In light trading yesterday, the MBS stack registered token gains but failed to keep pace with the FTQ forced, flattening yield curve (spreads wider). Late in the day TSYs started to give back some of their intraday gains and MBS improved...
  • MBS OPEN: AFTER HOURS GAINS GONE

    by AQ on March 03 2009, 8:25 AM
    Yesterday's late afternoon gains have been erased this morning.... FN30 _____________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> + 0-00 to 98-13 from 98-13 FN 4.5 -------->>>> - 0-01 to 100-13 from 100-14 FN 5.0 -------->>>>...
  • MBS UPDATE: WHERES MY YSP?

    by AQ on March 02 2009, 6:52 PM
    MBS much wider to TSYs all day.... Closing Marks... FN30 _____________________________________ FN 4.0 -------->>>> + 0-10 to 98-13 from 98-03 FN 4.5 -------->>>> + 0-09 to 100-14 from 100-05 FN 5.0 -------->>>> + 0...
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