by Calculated Risk on 3/08/2022 08:55:00 PM
o At 7:00 AM ET, The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) will release the results for the mortgage purchase applications index.
o At 10:00 AM, Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for January from the BLS.
On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated65.1%—>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)216.3—>=2321New Cases per Day340,43366,869<=5,0002Hospitalized329,63342,589<=3,0002Deaths per Day31,2081,887<=5021 Minimum to achieve “herd immunity” (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
37-day average for Cases, Currently Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Increasing 7-day average week-over-week for Cases, Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Goal met.
This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day average (line) of deaths reported.New cases, hospitalizations and deaths are now declining.