Homebuilders

Home Prices Weigh on Existing Home Sales

Home prices and mortgage rates are up, and that has caused existing home sales to decline, according to the latest National Association of Realtors report. More 

Could Uncertainty Crush Housing Stocks?

Investors in housing stocks had to rely on the estimated housing starts data this morning. Such uncertainty could easily weigh on names like LEN and KBH. More 

DHI, Other Homebuilder Stocks Look Feeble

Home builder stocks have gotten hit hard since May when bond yields began to rise sharply. Their stocks still look weak for the time being More 

Homebuilders: Go West for the Good Buys

The nation's homebuilders are making money out west in places like Las Vegas and San Francisco. Here are your best bets. More 

LEN, KBH Earnings Were Killer — But Proceed With Caution

Lennar Homes (LEN) and KB Home (KBH) both handily beat earnings expectations yesterday, but higher interest rates could put an end to that party eventually. More 

Home Prices See Biggest Gain in 7 Years

In July, home prices in 20 large cities jumped 12.4% over the prior year, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Index. More 

China, M&A Spur a Rally: Monday’s IP Market Recap

Positive exports figures from China and a healthy slate of Monday M&A action helped spur the markets to another consecutive day in the black. More