Rate Decline Could be Fueling Mortgage ETF REM

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Freddie Mac, a secondary market player that helps add liquidity to the mortgage industry, said Thursday that the average interest rate on a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage dropped by three basis points to 4.55 percent a week ago–the iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (BATS: REM) has been experiencing a recent uptick this week and could be benefitting [...]

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