Mortgage bond prices closed slightly below the levels where daily pricing was set applying upward pressure to mortgage rates. Trade was volatile all day tied to the movement in stocks. Equity and bond prices were yo-yoing with each snippet of news out of Europe. Tomorrow brings weekly jobless claims and Q3 advanced GDP before lenders set pricing. Prepare yourself and your borrowers for a wild ride. Regardless of what happens in Europe stocks and bonds will most likely be EXTREMELY volatile.