From Bryce Coward, CFA: Today, economy watchers were treated to more of the same from the housing market. That is, more weak numbers suggesting we may have seen the peak in housing activity for the cycle.
From Chris Kimble: Interest rates are steadily creeping higher. And housing, as measured by the several housing related ETFs and Indexes is facing a slowdown. And not very many people are talking about it. Well, it's time to put it on your radar! NYSE:XHB October 5, 2018 6:17am
From Knowledge Leaders Capital: Sooner or later, higher mortgage rates (which are keyed off of the 10-year treasury yield) were always bound to start slowing the housing market. NYSE:XHB September 30, 2018 6:48am
From Zacks: The U.S. housing market has started to show signs of respite given the slew of upbeat data. After two months of consecutive decline, new home sales rebounded in August, climbing 3.5% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 629,000. NYSE:XHB September 28, 2018 6:21am
From Jill Mislinski: Thursday's release of the July New Home Sales from the Census Bureau came in at 627K, down 1.7% month-over-month from a revised 638K in June. The Investing.comforecast was for 643K. NYSE:XHB August 24, 2018 6:06am
From Jill Mislinski: Last week, we reported separately on the latest residential building permits and housing starts in the government's monthly report, courtesy of the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. NYSE:XHB August 20, 2018 6:16am
From Tyler Durden: Following April's modest slowdown in home price appreciation (albeit still at record highs), Case-Shiller's 20-City Composite continued to decelerate (modestly) in May, rising 6.51% YoY (weakest since Jan 2018). NYSE:XHB August 1, 2018 6:34am
From John Rubino: Housing bubbles proceed in fairly predictable stages. Stage One is long and (initially) slow, fueled by excess central bank money creation or foreign demand or some other source of liquidity that encourages large numbers of people to buy houses. NYSE:XHB July 16, 2018 6:23am