Trade of the Day: Fidelity National Financial (FNF)

Title insurance companies tend to lag moves in homebuilders -- which is opening up a bearish opportunity in Fidelity National Financial now. More 

Tri Pointe Homes to Merge With Weyerhaeuser Unit in $2.7B Deal

Tri Pointe Homes will combine operations with Weyerhaeuser's homebuilding unit in a deal worth $2.7 billion. More 

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