Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:PHM’

The Housing Sector Is Waving Red Flags

May 5th, 2016

red flag modeChad Shoop:  “Looks like we are done swimming for the day,” my son said as the lifeguard put up two red flags to tell everyone the beach was closed. “Why did they close the beach?” Read more…


Lennar Corporation, KB Home, PulteGroup, Inc.: Are U.S. Homebuilder Stocks About To Go Vertical?

May 4th, 2016

homebuildersBob Ciura:  On the whole, the homebuilding industry is the United States is doing well. Read more…


For The Average American, Owning A Home Is Increasingly Unaffordable

March 28th, 2016

real estateTyler Durden:  One month ago, in its traditionally cheerful assessment of the US housing market, the NAR’s Larry Yun sneaked in an unexpected warningRead more…


Homebuilder ETFs Piling Up Gains On Upbeat Earnings

February 2nd, 2015

homebuildersThe homebuilding space has been on a tear to start 2015 on steady economic growth, a healing job market, growing consumer confidence, moderating home prices and, of course, low interest rates prevailing in the U.S.  To add to the excitement, Read more…


Nike Inc, Johnson Controls Inc, Merck & Co., Inc., PulteGroup, Inc., Stocks Upping Their Dividends This Week

December 11th, 2014

dividendsMarshall Hargrave: Here are five stocks that are upping their dividends this week and worthy of a closer look. Read more…


Are The Chinese Taking Over U.S. Housing?

December 5th, 2014

real estateIan Wyatt: Every homeowner in America knows that the housing market is bouncing back. Look no further than the 5.6% increase in home prices in the last year. But it may surprise you to learn that it isn’t the typical American that’s bidding up home prices. Read more…


Why Isn’t Housing A Bubble?

September 25th, 2014

housing-etpJohn Rubino: In his book The Postcatastrophe Economy, iTulip’s Eric Janszen notes that financial bubbles don’t repeat. That is, yesterday’s bubble is never tomorrow’s because hot money likes to chase the next big thing, not the last big thing. Read more…


Can The Economy Withstand Another Housing Breakdown?

September 24th, 2014

real estateSy Harding: With the three fascinations of the week, the Fed’s FOMC statement, the separation vote in Scotland, and the Alibaba IPO, now history, will investors re-focus on the economy? Read more…


Does Existing Home Sales Decline Foreshadow Economic Slowdown?

September 23rd, 2014

home-pricesThe Silver Bug: Irrational exuberance remains at an all time high. Read more…


Best Stocks To Play The Housing Boom

June 13th, 2014

real estateMarshall Hargrave: Famed investor Bill Miller and manager of the Legg Mason Opportunity Trust (MUTF: LMOPX) mutual fund is taking a bullish stance on the housing market. Let’s check out the top four ways this famed investor is playing the housing boom. Read more…


The U.S. Housing Market’s Darkening Data

June 3rd, 2014

real estateBrian Pretti: When looking at residential real estate, we often tend to focus almost solely on recent price movements in assessing the health of the housing market at any point in time. But as both homeowners and income-earners in the larger economy, Read more…


Why The Housing Market Is In Trouble Again

May 29th, 2014

real estateMichael Lombardi:  The U.S. housing market is in trouble again, and as crazy as it sounds, it won’t surprise me to see home prices decline soon. Read more…


The Growing Wealth Divide In The U.S. Housing Market

May 28th, 2014

homebuildersThe growing wealth divide in the U.S. economy is now playing out in the U.S. housing market, and that could be a problem for its future. While many wealthy Americans have been purchasing homes — increasingly with all-cash deals — others are having a hard time affording one to Read more…


What Lies Ahead For Homebuilder ETFs?

May 15th, 2014

homebuildersAfter a strong rebound last year, the housing sector has been struggling since frigid weather conditions and lower demand for homes raised concerns in the space from the beginning of the year. Read more…


Three-Year Home Price Rally A Half-Truth?

May 15th, 2014

real estateAsad Butt: Housing prices were shooting up since 2011, as if a downslide would never return to the housing market. Meanwhile, my colleagues and I warned investors of a slowdown in activity that could jeopardize the housing market. Read more…


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