U.S. mortgage applications inched higher this month, the Dow Jones real estate index rose 114 percent since the 2009 March lows and foreclosure filings rose 6 percent in February from a year ago, the smallest increase in four years. Is the real estate sector the place to invest again? Jay Leupp, senior portfolio manager at Grubb & Ellis, and Paul Curbo, portfolio manager at Invesco AIM, discussed their sector insights.
How could these stocks perform so well if the bubble was about to burst? Cramer talks to the CEO of a major industry player.
Moody’s real commercial property price index showed an uptick of 4.1 percent in December. Is this a sign that commercial real estate market has bottomed? Harvey Green, president and CEO of Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, shared his sector outlook.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Feb. 23.
Earnings strength and an improving economy could propel stocks 10 to 15 percent in another burst higher, yet that gain is unlikely to be sustained through the balance of the year, according to Citigroup chief equities strategist Tobias Levkovich.
Simon Property Group bid for General Growth: a BIG DEAL. How big? Too big to pass up. A once in a lifetime opportunity to buy high-quality assets.
This stock yields more than Treasurys, and it could offer tremendous upside if the market rebounds.
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Continued signs of stabilization in the market, from a reversal of falling home price to a tightening in credit spreads, have analysts optimistic about the builders' future. No wonder the sector is hot.
Oil is down on demand fears yet transports are higher on promising signs of a global recovery. What's the market telling us?
Stocks ended flat Tuesday as investors took a breather after Monday's blockbuster rally.
Stocks struggled to stay in positive territory for any length of time Tuesday as profit-taking after Monday's blockbuster rally overshadowed a fifth-straight rise in pending-home sales.
Stocks bounced back from a lower open Tuesday after a surprisingly sharp jump in pending-home sales.
Futures suggested stock would retreat Tuesday after a milestone session on Monday that sent the S&P over 1,000 for the first time since November.
After taking a beating for two years, real estate investment trusts are popular again with investors looking for bargains and a way to capitalize on an industry rebound.
Last night debt-laden Toys R Us thrust itself into the high-end toy business by purchasing struggling toy chain FAO Schwarz. The two toy chains are surviving thanks in part to the financial backing of three prominent private equity firms.
There could be some investment opportunities from the swine flu outbreak, said Darin Richards, CIO of AKT Wealth Advisors.
Though it came as no surprise to investors, the collapse of General Growth Properties, the nation’s second-largest mall owner, has stirred new fears about a coming debacle in commercial real estate. The company, which owns 200 shopping centers encompassing 200 million square feet and 24,000 tenants, filed for bankruptcy protection last week.
Iconic investor Donald Trump offered CNBC his take on the economy, financials and the state of real-estate investing.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of First Solar and American Express popped while Target and MetLife dropped.