Housing

5 Reasons NOT to Own Housing Stocks in 2014

After a blistering 18-month performance, housing stocks have weakened and look to continue underperforming. Here are five reasons to avoid them in 2014. More 

Home Depot’s Rise Built on a Solid Foundation

Home Depot continues to grow as the housing market gains strength, and management is looking towards a stronger 2014. HD is a solid portfolio play More 

Buy Weyerhaeuser to Profit on Tri Pointe Deal

The recent deal between timber REIT Weyerhaeuser & Tri Pointe Homes will lead to big benefits for shareholders of each firm. More 

October Rate Roundup: CDs, Money Markets and Mortgages

Interest paid on popular savings products either fell or remained unchanged this month, but mortgage rates got cheaper too. More 

3 Stocks to Ride the Housing Rebound

The government is back open for business and the backlog of houses in the system should provide a nice boost for these 3 stocks 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