Bankers from Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming were surveyed
The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index released Thursday rose two points to 60. That’s the highest reading since January.
Consumer prices increased 0.2 percent last month following a 0.4 percent April increase, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. Energy prices rose for a third straight month, but food costs fell.
THE NUMBERS: Weekly applications rose 13,000 to a seasonally adjusted 277,000, the highest in four weeks. The less volatile four-week average declined slightly to 269,250.
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dipped to 3.54 percent from 3.60 percent last week. That is well below its level a year ago of 4.00 percent.
“This is one of the proudest and most exciting moments in the history of the Walt Disney Co.,” Iger said after the choir sang. Later, actors dressed as Sleeping Beauty, Donald Duck and other Disney characters danced on stage.
It was the VA’s most detailed public explanation to date about attempts to discipline high-ranking officials over problems that caused the new hospital’s price to nearly triple to $1.7 billion
Kevin Hougen, president of the Aurora Chamber, said local business leaders aren’t very confident that oil and gas will be a growing part of Aurora’s economy in the future
Hastings operates more than 120 superstores in the U.S., plus concept stores in Littleton, Colorado, and Albuquerque, New Mexico