The report paints a picture of a "modest to moderate" recovery in June and early July, with better news coming from the housing market in particular. But one pocket of the country including the region surrounding New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio saw economic growth slow recently, the report said.
Previously, only the Philadelphia region had been slowing.
The bright spot came as home sales and construction increased recently, suggesting the housing market may finally have reached its bottom and is about to recover.
Meanwhile, retail sales rose everywhere but in the Fed's Cleveland, New York, and Boston districts.
The job market remained a weak spot though, as hiring grew at a "tepid" pace in most districts.
|Overnight Avg Rate||Latest||Change||Last Week|
|30 yr fixed||3.62%||3.69%|
|15 yr fixed||2.77%||2.80%|
|30 yr refi||3.61%||3.69%|
|15 yr refi||2.76%||2.83%|
Today's featured rates:
|Latest Report||Next Update|
|Home prices||Aug 28|
|Consumer confidence||Aug 28|
|Manufacturing (ISM)||Sept 4|
|Inflation (CPI)||Sept 14|
|Retail sales||Sept 14|
|Plugging in this date will permanently crash your iPhone|
|Carrier workers' rage over move to Mexico caught on video|
|Joe Scarborough-Donald Trump friendship increasing source of discomfort at NBC|
|You can reserve Tesla's low-cost Model 3 starting March 31|
|'Deadpool' shoots to colossal Friday, aims for record R-rated opening|