Stocks Lennar Corp

More

  • Stocks have rallied just after 1 pm ET as oil broke through the lows of yesterday ($132). Oil is now down 11 percent from its intraday high last Friday. The overall market rallied, but in particular consumer discretionary stocks (retailers, autos, home builders) rallied. Good examples:

  • "Buy and hold" is bad investing advice. Here's why.

  • Despite good news from our parent General Electric we are again being pushed around by oil at a record price, and by Fannie and Freddie. Both are down big (about 50 percent) this morning, largely on a New York Times story that the federal government was considering placing one or both of them in a conservatorship.

  • foreclosed_red_blue.jpg

    In the midst of reporting earnings from KB Home and Lennar this week, neither of which were particularly pretty, I saw a press release for an auction in Houston that tweaked my interest. The title reads: Greater Houston Real Estate Auction: Sign of the Times.

  • Stocks could continue to let off steam at the open Friday.

  • The Dow closed at its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

  • There is a change in sentiment as traders are trying to get their hands around the extent of the slowdown in global growth. New issues for the market: --global growth slowing.

  • The Dow dropped to its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

  • Lennar, the second-largest U.S. home builder, reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly net loss as deliveries and new orders tumbled, sending its shares down nearly 5 percent.

  • graphic_fast_money.jpg

    Lennar Corp , the nation's second-largest home builder, said on Thursday the U.S. housing slump will get worse before it gets better.

  • The Dow dropped to its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

  • Nearly 1.5 billion shares and $20 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.  Check out the bets being made today...

  • Stocks tumbled out of the gate Thursday after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and disappointing earnings from two tech giants.

  • Lennar, the second-largest U.S. home builder, Thursday reported a smaller quarterly net loss on lower expenses, but the results were worse than expected as deliveries and new orders tumbled.

  • Now that the Fed's June meeting is out of the way, the focus on economic data will intensify as investors try to find a road map for the markets.

  • webxtra_thumb.jpg

    In Wednesday’s Web Extra, Pete Najarian reveals why sweet tea makes him sweet on McDonald’s.

  • FFF_Fast_Furious_Thumb.jpg

    Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades. Here's how to trade earnings from the homebuilders and credit cards. Plus tomorrow's other market moving events!

  • Stocks will struggle in the week ahead as they face the multiple threats of record oil prices, higher interest rates, a weak housing picture, and the fragile financial sector.

  • CVS, Nike, Darden and Research in Motion are just a few of the names he likes.

  • graphic_fast_money.jpg

    In this installment of our special series we look at a plague of biblical proportions...