Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.76 percent

WASHINGTON Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates have risen for a second straight week yet remained near historically low levels.

Rates at US Treasury bill auction decline with 3-month rates dipping to lowest since October

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Tuesday's auction, with rates on three-month bills falling to the lowest level since mid-October.

Capesize rates seen to fall further

Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton and Fortescue Metals Group all chartered ships this week but freight rates only nudged up around 35 cents a tonne due to the large overhang in tonnage, according to Reuters chartering data. The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index closed down at 553 on Wednesday, against 569 last Wednesday.

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.69 percent

WASHINGTON Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week yet remained near historically low levels.

Average rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.66 pct.

WASHINGTON Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the third straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013. The average for a 15-year mortgage, a popular choice for people who are refinancing, dipped below 3 percent for the first time since then.

Don't wait! Rates are falling, time to refinance

Now's the time to refinance. More than 7.4 million homeowners stand to benefit from slipping mortgage rates.

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 3.59 pct.

WASHINGTON Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, resuming their downward trend of this year after rising slightly last week. Rates are near historically low levels.

Interest rate cut

The Reserve Bank's decision to cut interest rates to their lowest ever has sent ripples across the economy. We look at who will benefit from the change, and who might feel the pain in their hip pocket.

US Treasury bill rates fall at weekly auction with 3-month bills down to lowest since October

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction with rates on three-month bills dropping to the lowest level since October.

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.66 pct.

WASHINGTON Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week after four straight weeks of declines, while remaining near historically low levels.