TABLE-U.S. M-2 money supply up $40.7 bln Feb 15 wk

NEW YORK, Feb 25 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. M-2 money supply rose by
$40.7 billion in the February 15 week to $8,526.9 billion, the
Federal Reserve said on Thursday.

The Fed said the four-week moving average of M-2 was
$8,487.0 billion vs. $8,470.0 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 Feb. 15 (billions dlrs)

Latest Change Prev week Rvsd from
M-1….1,715.6 up…..17.8 vs 1,697.8…..1,696.9
M-2….8,526.9 up…..40.7 vs 8,486.2…..8,484.8
M-2 Avg 4 wks (Vs Wk ago)..8,487.0 vs …8,470.0
Monthly aggregates (Adjusted avgs in billions)
M-1 (Jan vs Dec)……….1,676.3 vs…..1,693.3
M-2 (Jan vs Dec)……….8,463.2 vs…..8,524.4

Federal Reserve’s H.3 and H.4 report:

Two Weeks Ended Feb. 24 daily avgs-mlns (H.3)
Free Reserves…………1,104,806 vs.rvsd.1,031,082
Other Borrowings…………87,470 vs………88,342
Seasonal Loans….0 vs…………..1
Total Borrowings………..102,895 vs……..126,874
Term Auction Credit………15,426 vs………38,531
Excess Reserves……….1,192,276 vs……1,119,424
Required Reserves (Adj)…..61,417 vs………62,922
Required Reserves………..61,988 vs………65,307
Total Reserves………..1,254,263 vs……1,184,731
Non-Borrowed Reserves….1,151,369 vs……1,057,858
Monetary Base (Unadj)….2,146,775 vs……2,065,824

One week ended Feb. 24 (H4.1)
Bank Borrowings……….87,207 down………..523
Primary Credit………..13,960 down………..303
Secondary Credit…………814 down…………86
Seasonal Credit………….nil vs…………unch
Primary Dealer…………..nil vs…………unch
Asset-Backed.nil vs…………unch
AIG Credit Ext………..25,473 down…………51
TALF……46,960 down…………83
Other Credit Ext…………nil vs…………unch
Float…..-1,714 up………….175
Balances/Adjustments……2,746 down………….1
Currency.931,689 down………..183
Treasury Deposits……..32,891 down……..13,589
Maiden Lane LLC……….27,211 up…………..27
Maiden Lane II………..15,488 up……………7
Maiden Lane III……….22,393 up…………..13

One week ended Feb. 24 – daily avgs-mlns
Fed bank credit………..2,269,428 up………5,245
Treasuries held outright….776,557 down……….20
Agencies held outright……165,992 up…………91
Mortgage-Backed secs……1,032,735 up………8,158
Repos…………nil vs……….unch
Other Fed assets………….94,953 down…….2,695
Other Fed liabilities……..68,385 down…….1,237
Other deposits with Fed………664 down…….8,057
Foreign deposits…………..3,992 up………..959
Gold stock….11,041 vs……….unch
Custody holdings……….2,964,566 up………5,603

Factors on Feb. 24
Bank borrowings…………..86,026 vs……..87,773
Float………-1,724 vs……..-3,145

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TABLE-U.S. M-2 money supply up $40.7 bln Feb 15 wk