Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:PHM’

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…


Is Housing Ringing The Stock Market’s Bell Again?

April 25th, 2014

real estateSy Harding: It is said that they don’t ring a bell at stock market tops. Read more…


The Chinese Are On A Real Estate Buying Spree All Over America

March 31st, 2014

real estateHas the United States ever experienced a time when a foreign nation has attempted to buy up so much of our land all at once?  As you will read about in this article, the Chinese are on a real estate buying spree Read more…


How To Turn Disappointing Housing Data Into Greater Returns

March 31st, 2014

real estateJohn Whitefoot: Since the beginning of 2012, the U.S. housing market has been considered one of the bright spots in an otherwise uneven economic environment. Between 2007 and the end of 2011, the U.S. housing market fell 33%—since then, it has rebounded, Read more…


Any Hope For Homebuilder ETFs?

March 16th, 2014

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 Read more…


Slowdown In The Housing Market Is Coming

March 5th, 2014

real estateMichael Lombardi:  The chart below is of the S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index, an index that tracks home prices in the U.S. housing market. As the chart shows, from their peak in 2007 to their low in late 2011, U.S. homes prices fell by about 30%. Read more…


The Housing Market Shows Sign Of Stress

November 22nd, 2013

housing-etpMoe Zulfiqar: The U.S. housing market (NYSEARCA:IYR) is in trouble, and it’s foolish to believe that it’s going to show gains like it did earlier this year and in 2012. More and more evidence is lining up in favor of the housing market in the  Read more…


Why The Blind Optimism Behind The Housing Recovery Won’t End Well

November 18th, 2013

real estateMichael Lombardi: The news headlines are saying the U.S. housing market is witnessing robust growth and flipping homes for profit is back. Read more…


The Party Is Beginning To Fade For The Housing Market

November 1st, 2013

housing-etp: The housing market has had a nice run up over the past several years, but the party is beginning to fade. Read more…


There Are Still Massive Problems In The Housing Market

October 21st, 2013

homebuildersSasha Cekerevac: One of the difficult situations that arose from the U.S. government shutdown was the lack of economic data. Since economic data is extremely important to fine-tune your investments, without it, investors are essentially driving in the dark. Read more…


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