DR Horton rose$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $24.38. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. rose$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $4.79. Lennar Corp. fell$. 18 or. 4 percent, to $40.90.» Read More
Nearly 8.5 million customers are without power following Sandy, with the FMHR traders. Dan Fulton, Weyerhaeuser president & CEO, also offers insight on the recovery efforts.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on housing, and what it indicates about the health of the U.S. economy.
Howard Miller, Hartville Hardware president, discusses the state of the home building industry, and how his hardware store has boosted sales since opening earlier this spring.
The government has been pushing more short sales at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac through financial incentives, and banks are streamlining the process. But all the progress that has been made could end abruptly.
The rally in home builder stocks might be running out of steam, ramping up significant short interest in the sector, Markit Research Director Will Duff Gordon said Wednesday on CNBC.
The FMHR crew weigh in with their top three trades, and Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital, explains why now is the time to play Treasuries. Also, Will Duff Gordon, Markit Research, weighs in on the best way to trade homebuilders now.
The housing market is on the verge of a major recovery, billionaire philanthropist Eli Broad told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Tuesday.
The rally in home builders looks to slow down, suggesting it’s time to switch to a few stocks that haven’t run up as much as their peers, Barclays analyst Stephen Kim said Tuesday on CNBC.
The S&P Healthcare sector hits a new all-time high for the 6th consecutive session, with the Fast Money traders; and discussing whether the homebuilder stocks are "overheating," with Stephen Kim, Barclays analyst.
Breaking down the data on housing, with David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index Committee chairman. "Overall the housing industry has come back," he says.
Discussing where to find value in the home builders space, with Buck Horne, Raymond James analyst, and Will Randow, Citi analyst.
CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the numbers on last month's home sales, and discusses whether a housing recovery is underway, with Patrick Newport, IHS Global Insight, and David Crowe, National Association of Homebuilders.
"Whether QE3 is effective or not depends on whether it has lower interest rates on the high end," explains Chip Case, S&P/Case Shiller Index co-founder, providing an outlook on housing.
Will homebuilders continue to surge after the recent pullback? Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets analyst, and Megan McGrath, MKM Partners analyst, weigh in with the best stock plays.
BTIG chief global strategist Dan Greenhaus, provides perspective on the recent housing boom in the U.S. "There has been, from the bottom up, a significant improvement both in the micro and macro fundamentals of the housing market," he says.
The U.S. home building industry is finally coming off its lowest volumes ever, albeit in fits and slow starts.
Oliver Chang, Sylvan Road Capital co-founder, discusses his plans to invest $1 billion to acquire and rent single family homes nationwide, with CNBC's Diana Olick.
Find out which ETFs the "Mad Money" host tends to follow throughout the day.
Maureen Maitland, S&P's Indices vice president, offers insight on the latest Case-Shiller report. "Perhaps there is a bit of a turnaround," she says.
Mark Roberts, Managing Director and Global Head of Research at RREEF Real Estate says U.S. home sales are still below average. He adds that modest job growth and changing demographics have provided support to the market.
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