DR Horton fell$. 13 or. 6 percent, to $21.48. Hovnanian Enterprises Inc. fell$. 13 or 2.9 percent, to $4.29. Lennar Corp. fell$. 79 or 2.1 percent, to $37.64.» Read More
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.
The FMHR traders discuss how to trade Europe's weakness, and Rachel Rothman, Sesquehanna Financial Group, breaks down McDonald's Q2 numbers and the best stocks to play ahead of earnings. Also, CNBC's Brian Shactman has the trade on the homebuilding sector.
The FMHR traders weigh in on the best way to play the homebuilder space. Also, a look at whether crude oil will go to $200 a barrel, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, who says it's "laughable" oil will reach that price.
Breaking down the numbers on housing, and discussing whether the data suggests the market may be gaining traction, with Chip Case, co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Index.
Homebuilders today are feeling more confident than they have in more than five years. Recent earnings reports from the big public builders have shown spikes in new orders for single family homes, and competition from foreclosures has eased.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway CEO, discusses the outlook on the U.S. economy; the decline in Europe over the past several months; and a pick-up in the homebuilders space, adding a strong comeback in housing is necessary for an overall recovery.
Mortgage rates hit another low, although the news did not spur refinancings, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
Are the homebuilders headed even higher? Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, and Robert Wetenhall, RBC Capital Markets, discuss.
PulteGroup and Lennar hit new 52-week highs, as homebuilders showed signs of strength. But one analyst cautions that the housing recovery is not immune to macro-turmoil. Here’s what to watch in the second half of 2012.
Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank homebuilder analyst, weighs in on whether he thinks the latest positive homebuilder data means a housing recovery is on its way.
The Philadelphia Housing Index YTD rose by more than 30 percent. Adam Sarhan, Sarhan Capital founder/CEO, and Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage president, discuss whether they would buy into the sector.
There's new evidence the housing market may be headed for a turnaround. CNBC's Diana Olick has the story from one of the nation's hardest hit counties.
Robert Wetenhall, offers insight on housing and whether it could be showing signs of a real recovery.
Housing stocks are moving higher in the past two days, with the Fast Money traders; and David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff, explains why he is not sold on the housing turnaround.
The latest S&P Case Shiller Index showed home prices rose in nearly all major U.S. cities in April from March, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
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