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home building

Will This Be the Start of a Wave of Homebuilder Mergers?

Usually mergers get a lot of coverage, and often they come with large premiums for shareholders. News that Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) and Ryland Group Inc. (NYSE: RYL) are ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, BlackBerry, F5, J.P. Morgan, Juniper, United and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Monday after a big sell-off on Friday. The trend that has remained in place for well over two years now is that investors still ...
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investor research

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADT, Microsoft, 3D Systems, Tesla, Yelp and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday morning after a mixed fanfare on Monday. The end of January is nearing and the trend for 2015 does not yet seem set. Still, ...
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home building

D.R. Horton Earnings Could Get Even Better as Mortgage Rates Decline

D.R. Horton Inc. (NYSE: DHI) reported fiscal first-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday. The homebuilder reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.39 on revenues of $2.3 billion. In ...
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investor research

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Barrick Gold, Corning, Groupon, Peabody, SolarCity and More

Stocks were mixed on Thursday after two days of losses. While sell-offs have been sharp and out of the blue, investors have time and again shown that they will buy stocks on ...
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construction

D.R. Horton Earnings Hurt by Higher Costs

D.R. Horton Inc. (NYSE: DHI) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The homebuilder reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.45 on revenues of ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chevron, Netflix, Newmont, Southwest, Stratasys and More

Stocks were mixed early Tuesday as the equity markets looked for direction. Still stocks are effectively at all-time highs and investors are looking for good value and other opportunities to ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Google, GoPro, Infinity Pharma, 3D Systems, LifeLock and More

Stocks were up on Thursday on the heels of European Central Bank actions. Investors remain optimistic with the U.S. markets close to all-time highs, and they are looking for value ...
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Housing development

52-Week Lows Become Reality for Homebuilders

It was just last week that we pondered whether the awful housing news would drive the homebuilder stocks to 52-week lows. It was not meant to be rhetorical, but it ...
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home building

Will Homebuilders Revisit 52-Week Lows Soon?

What ever happened to that prolonged, multiyear housing market recovery? Maybe the private equity buyers bought up all the bargains so fast that public transition cycle from owner to renter ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AngloGold, Twitter, Biogen, Celgene, HomeAway, VMware and More

Stocks are trying to hold on to new highs yet again. The difference at this high is that investors keep getting told that this is a stock picker's market rather than a ...
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home building

Merrill Lynch Survey Shows Homebuilding Picking Back Up

One of the main reasons Wall Street equity strategists, along with a few Federal Reserve governors, were getting concerned about the economy was the slowdown in the homebuilding momentum. Rising ...
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home prices

Six States Post New Highs in Home Prices

Compared with 2013, home prices rose 11.1% in March, marking a 25th consecutive month of year-over-year gains, according to research firm CoreLogic. Home prices in five states -- Colorado, North ...
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House for Sale

Five States With New Highs in Home Prices

Compared with 2013, home prices rose 12.2% in February, marking a 24th consecutive month of year-over-year gains, according to research firm CoreLogic. Home prices in four states -- Colorado, Nebraska, ...
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difidends

Deutsche Bank’s Eight True Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy Now

The rising volatility in the stock market has become somewhat similar to the yellow light on a traffic light. No reason necessarily to stop, depending on where you are, but ...
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