Here’s Why The Building And Construction Sector Is So Hot Right Now

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From Nick Kalivas: Infrastructure spending has been a hot topic since the November elections. Building and construction stocks have been buoyed by the outlook for infrastructure spending — most Democrats in Congress and President Donald Trump agree that additional spending is needed to improve our infrastructure.
NYSE:PKB February 27, 2017 2:47pm

Building & Construction ETF Surges To New Highs As Trump Reiterates Mexico Wall Plans

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The PowerShares Dynamic Bldg. & Const. ETF (NYSE:PKB) was jumping higher in morning trading today, as President Trump reiterated his plans to build a massive wall between the U.S. in Mexico.
NYSE:PKB January 25, 2017 10:12am

Sector ETFs Standing Tall In Current Turmoil

etfsSweta Killa:  Marked by high levels of volatility and uncertainty, the second half of 2015 is looking precarious for the U.S. stock market. This is primarily thanks to the stock bubble in China that continues to spook the markets across the globe.
NYSE:FDN September 14, 2015 3:35pm

The Construction Sector Is Still Rallying [SPDR S&P Homebuilders (ETF), iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF)]

homebuildersTyler Laundon: The U.S. construction and housing market has officially moved from recovery mode to growth mode. That’s the story behind the latest data releases. And many industry-related stocks are rallying.
NYSE:ITB July 20, 2015 3:26pm

3 Cyclical ETFs To Buy In A Rebounding U.S. Economy [Consumer Discretionary SPDR (ETF)]

Economy recessionSigns of recovery in the U.S. economy, though not brisk, are surely more than what we saw early this year. Spring sprung more jobs, better housing data, strong manufacturing numbers and confidence in the country among its citizens.
NYSE:FXR June 18, 2014 4:40pm

Any Hope For Homebuilder ETFs? [Lennar Corporation, D.R. Horton, Inc., PulteGroup, Inc., SPDR S&P Homebuilders (ETF)]

homebuildersThe housing sector held up quite well for most of 2013, but concerns have started to build of late on bad weather conditions and Fed tapering plans. As the Fed discussed curtailing its stimulus, interest rates
NYSE:ITB March 16, 2014 3:52pm

Quick Investor Guide To Homebuilder ETFs

homebuildersThe housing momentum seen in 2012 and in the first half of 2013 has slowed down in the past 3-4 months due to the recent spike in mortgage rates, rising home prices, tight credit availability
NYSE:ITB January 8, 2014 12:34am

This Building & Construction ETF Is Setting Up For An Explosive Run

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: After breaking out from a strong base in December, PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction ETF (NYSEARCA:PKB) has stalled out and is now in pullback mode. The first pullback after a strong breakout is usually a good spot
NYSE:PKB January 7, 2014 11:00am

It’s A Merry Christmas For Homebuilder ETFs

homebuildersThis year, Santa has a couple of exciting gifts for the homebuilders. Most of the homebuilding stocks and related ETFs are surging, easily outpacing the broad market in the process. Let’s see what gifts Santa has brought for this sector.
NYSE:ITB December 24, 2013 3:27pm

The Long-Term Outlook For Homebuilder ETFs Remains Bright

homebuildersThe Q3 earnings season has impressed markets with growth rates and beat ratios tracking higher than expectations, and outpacing the past few quarters. 
NYSE:ITB November 4, 2013 4:25pm

Homebuilder ETF Impact On Government Shutdown

housing-etpThe housing market returned to impressive growth in September driven by the Fed’s taper hold, and the resulting decline in interest rates. This is because if rates continue to decline or at least hold steady at the current levels, it would allow
NYSE:ITB October 9, 2013 4:04pm

3 ETFs To Play The Homebuilding Sector

homebuildersThe housing market has steadily made a comeback from the lows witnessed in mid 2006 owing to the industry’s severe and widespread downturn. However, the housing momentum seen in 2012 and in the first half of 2013 seems to have moderated
NYSE:ITB September 10, 2013 3:01pm

Rising Rates Are A Concern For Homebuilder ETFs

homebuildersHaving survived a rough patch in the 2007–2009 time frame, the housing market continued on an uptrend all through 2012, buoyed by significant upside in new home sales volume and improvement in other key macroeconomic indicators.
NYSE:ITB September 3, 2013 2:18pm

Will Raft of Bad Economic Data Change Investor Behavior?

data: It’s been strange watching the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) and S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) continue to march higher for the last few months, moving in direct contrast to the underlying economic indicators.
NYSE:DIA May 20, 2013 11:07am

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