U.S. M-2 money supply up $7.1 bln Jan. 18

NEW YORK, Jan 28 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. M-2 money supply rose by
$7.1 billion in the Jan. 18 week to $8,458.6 billion, the
Federal Reserve said on Thursday.

The Fed said the four-week moving average of M-2 was
$8,471.0 billion vs. $8,489.1 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 Jan. 18 (billions dlrs)

Latest Change Prev week Rvsd from
M-1….1,665.0 up…..11.3 vs 1,653.7…..1,655.3
M-2….8,458.6 up……7.1 vs 8,451.5…..8,452.3
M-2 Avg 4 wks (Vs Wk ago)..8,471.0 vs …8,489.1
Monthly aggregates (Adjusted avgs in billions)
M-1 (Dec vs Nov)……….1,693.3 vs…..1,685.6
M-2 (Dec vs Nov)……….8,524.3 vs…..8,508.9

Federal Reserve’s H.3 and H.4 report:

Two Weeks Ended Jan. 27 daily avgs-mlns (H.3)
Free Reserves…………..976,624 vs.rvsd…915,638
Other Borrowings…………86,769 vs………89,062
Seasonal Loans….. vs………….11
Total Borrowings………..125,300 vs……..164,979
Term Auction Credit………38,531 vs………75,918
Excess Reserves……….1,063,393 vs……1,004,700
Required Reserves (Adj)…..63,170 vs………62,504
Required Reserves………..71,064 vs………61,617
Total Reserves………..1,134,457 vs……1,066,317
Non-Borrowed Reserves….1,009,157 vs……..901,338
Monetary Base (Unadj)….2,012,238 vs……1,953,487

One week ended Jan. 27 (H4.1)
Bank Borrowings……….87,374 up………..1,212
Primary Credit………..14,855 down………..257
Secondary Credit…………985 up…………..12
Seasonal Credit………….nil vs…………unch
Primary Dealer…………..nil vs…………unch
Asset-Backed.nil vs…………unch
AIG Credit Ext………..24,440 up………..2,020
TALF……47,094 down………..563
Other Credit Ext…………nil vs…………unch
Float…..-1,983 up……………1
Balances/Adjustments……2,761 vs…………unch
Currency.917,935 down………1,351
Treasury Deposits…….135,038 down………8,870
Maiden Lane LLC……….26,761 up…………..17
Maiden Lane II………..15,426 up…………..20
Maiden Lane III……….22,472 up…………..61

One week ended Jan. 27 – daily avgs-mlns
Fed bank credit………..2,234,676 up………3,827
Treasuries held outright….776,616 up………….7
Agencies held outright……162,833 up………1,650
Mortgage-Backed secs……..973,241 up………4,843
Repos…………nil vs……….unch
Other Fed assets………….96,595 down………328
Other Fed liabilities……..66,725 down…….1,424
Other deposits with Fed………505 down…….3,824
Foreign deposits…………..3,573 up………..413
Gold stock….11,041 vs……….unch
Custody holdings……….2,948,113 up………2,307

Factors on Jan. 27
Bank borrowings…………..87,905 vs……..86,944
Float………-2,108 vs……..-2,927

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U.S. M-2 money supply up $7.1 bln Jan. 18