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The Massive Repercussions of Rising Treasury Yields

The sharp rise in Treasury yields has led to massive disruptions in the stock market, blurring the lines between rate sensitivity and more sustainable, fundamental trends. More 

Housing Stocks: Tripping … or Falling?

The iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF (ITB) is flashing an ominous-looking chart pattern right now. Keep these options trades in mind in the coming days. More 

3 Hot Under-the-Radar Housing Plays

Homebuilders are lagging badly this year, but some related building and construction stocks are crushing the market. More 

XLK: The One Chart You Need to Watch in August

Investors who want to gauge how far the U.S. stock market can run from here need only focus on a single ETF in the month ahead: the Technology SPDR (XLK). More 

Homebuilders: A Case of Too Far, Too Fast

PulteGroup, D.R. Horton and the ITB were priced for perfection, but the housing recovery is hardly perfect. More 

Don’t Seek Safety in Peripheral Housing Plays

The recent weakness in homebuilding stocks might be a warning shot for investors in construction suppliers and home-goods retailers. More 

Don’t Ignore This Bull Market’s Warning

Traders should raise and hold cash until the next buying opportunity surfaces. More