TABLE-U.S. M-2 money supply up $1.0 bln Dec 6

Dec 16 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. M-2 money supply rose by $1.0
billion in the December 6 week to $8,813.0 billion, the Federal
Reserve said.

The Fed said the four-week moving average of M-2 was
$8,808.3 billion vs. $8,805.6 billion in the previous week.

Following are the details of the money supply report, and
the Fed’s H.3 and H.4 reports:

One week ended December 6 (billions dlrs)

Latest Change Prev week Rvsd from
M-1….1,819.0 down…24.5 vs 1,843.5…..1,843.8
M-2….8,813.0 up……1.0 vs 8,812.0…..8,812.2
M-2 Avg 4 wks (Vs Wk ago)..8,808.3 vs …8,805.6
Monthly aggregates (Adjusted avgs in billions)
M-1 (Nov vs Oct)……….1,831.9 vs…..1,779.6
M-2 (Nov vs Oct)……….8,804.2 vs…..8,767.0

Federal Reserve’s H.3 and H.4 report:

Two Weeks Ended December 15 daily avgs-mlns (H.3)
Free Reserves………. ..979,120 vs.rvsd…932,272
Other Borrowings…………45,691 vs………46,562
Seasonal Loans…28 vs………….25
Total Borrowings…………45,689 vs………46,562
Term ABS ….25,234 vs………25,906
Excess Reserves……….1,024,811 vs……..978,834
Required Reserves (Adj)…..72,355 vs………66,485
Required Reserves………..68,342 vs………70,465
Total Reserves………..1,093,153 vs……1,049,300
Non-Borrowed Reserves….1,047,464 vs……1,002,738
Monetary Base (Unadj)….2,030,577 vs……1,982,422

One week ended December 15 (H4.1)
Bank Borrowings……….45,217 down………..945
Primary Credit……………22 down…………16
Secondary Credit…………nil vs…………unch
Seasonal Credit…………..28 up……………1
Asset-Backed………….25,087 down………..293
AIG Credit Ext………..20,080 down………..637
TALF……25,087 down………..293
Other Credit Ext…………nil vs…………unch
Float…..-1,734 up…………..91
Balances/Adjustments……2,361 up……………1
Currency.978,423 up………..2,070
Treasury Deposits……..30,093 up………..8,909
Maiden Lane LLC……….27,425 down………..181
Maiden Lane II………..16,123 down………..120
Maiden Lane III……….23,099 down………..103

One week ended December 15 – daily avgs-mlns
Fed bank credit………..2,374,330 up……..22,754
Treasuries held outright….960,796 up……..23,565
Agencies held outright……148,136 down……….42
Mortgage-Backed secs……1,020,681 down…….1,972
Repos…………nil vs……….unch
Other Fed assets…………107,823 up………2,461
Other Fed liabilities……..73,844 up………..777
Other deposits with Fed……10,420 up………8,394
Foreign deposits…………..3,096 up…………70
Gold stock….11,041 vs……….unch
Custody holdings……….3,337,043 down…….3,554

Factors on December 15
Bank borrowings…………..45,752 vs……..45,942
Float………-2,044 vs……..-2,081

TABLE-U.S. M-2 money supply up $1.0 bln Dec 6