Long-term mortgage interest rates were mostly flat Tuesday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield inched up to 5.13 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average held at 6.19 percent, and the 15-year fixed-rate inched up to 5.86 percent. The 1-year adjustable was up at 5.33 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield rose to 5.2 percent. Rates are current as of 7:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Mortgage rate figures are according to Bankrate.com, which publishes nightly averages based on its survey of 4,000 banks in 50 states. Points on these mortgages range from zero to 3.5. In other economic news, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 55.23 points, or 0.48 percent, finishing at 11,639.77. The Nasdaq lost 6.74 points, or 0.29 percent, closing at 2,338.25. Stock and bond figures are c...
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