Not the Time Yet for Homebuilder Stocks

The sector got some good news this week, but it came during a market slump. So investors are better off waiting for the carnage to end before moving in. More 

Keep an Eye on Hovnanian

Its rise during Tuesday's market slide -- and its chart -- are telling: Bulls and bears are fighting it out equally to see who'll gain control. More 

Slower Starts Should Cool Homebuilders

And that would likely be for the better in the long term by helping to create the opportunity for some buys in this overextended sector. More 

Homebuilder Confidence Steady in March

It held at 28, after rising for five consecutive months. That keeps it a high point since June 2007, but it's still far below a healthy reading. More 

Before You Buy Into the Homebuilder Rally …

Solid payroll numbers and HOV's earnings report helped homebuilders continue their rally Wednesday. But the jubilant sector might be getting ahead of itself. More 

Homebuilder Stocks: Is the Pullback Over?

After a spectacular four-month run-up and expected correction, which stocks look best in this sector? More 

Are the Real Estate Numbers ‘Real’ Anymore?

The accuracy of homebuilding data recently has come into question, making investment planning for the usual boon of spring season a bit more difficult. More