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Homebuilder ETF Impact On Government Shutdown

October 9th, 2013

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 Read more…

NYSE:ITB, NYSE:PKB, NYSE:XHB

Recent Housing Data Takes A Toll On The Homebuilder ETFs (XHB, ITB)

June 22nd, 2010

“Exchange-traded funds that concentrate on residential-construction stocks may see activity pick up this week as investors digest the Federal Open Market Committee’s latest decision on interest Read more…

NYSE:ITB, NYSE:XHB

Lumber Prices Indicate The Downside Is Now Limited In The Homebuilders ETF

February 16th, 2010

wood-timber“Raw lumber prices have zoomed more than 25% this year, even though the home construction business - its main use – has been scrambling along at record lows. This is a rather stunning Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS, NYSE:XHB

Is There A Bad Bet With The MacroShares Housing ETP’s? (UMM, DMM)

August 30th, 2009

housing-etfsThe MacroShares Major Metro Housing exchange-traded products which were launched in June of 2009, let you bet 3X (UMM) the movement of the Case-Shiller index of home prices in ten major U.S. cities or 3X (DMM) the inverse of the index’s movement Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS, NYSE:DMM

Housing: Pure Plays Both Up And Down With ETFs

August 18th, 2009

housingupdownSam Masucci, MacroMarkets; Eric Landry, Morningstar; and CNBC’s Bob Pisani discuss how the homebuilder sentiment fits into the greater oulook for the housing market. The group discusses Read more…

NYSE:DMM

Real Estate and Housing ETFs Near The Top (ICF, VNQ, IYR, RWR, ITB, XHB)

August 10th, 2009

house-shopping“Real estate and housing ETFs are in the most damaged sector of the American economy and running neck and neck with consumer sectors for the title of worst sector going forward, yet they nonetheless enjoyed a spectacular Read more…

NYSE:ICF, NYSE:ITB, NYSE:IYR, NYSE:RWR, NYSE:VNQ, NYSE:XHB

Betting On A Bounce: How To Play The Housing Sector With ETF’S

June 15th, 2009

house-shoppingWill Swarts  from Smart Money reports that “It’s been over a year since the housing sector imploded. Yet, it’s still at the epicenter of the current economic crisis. Many market watchers are pinning any chance of a broad recovery on housing pulling one off first, so the data emerging out of the sector is closely watched.  Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS, NYSE:ITB, NYSE:XHB




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