Lennar Corp (NYSE:LEN)

Housing Companies Stand Strong Despite Big Construction Spending Disappointment

The U.S. Department of Commerce reported that construction spending was down 1.3% in June from May, and May's report was revised to a gain of 0.3% from a flat 0.0% ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Lululemon, Mondelez, Tintri, Under Armour, Yandex and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher, with the Dow up almost 100 points on strong earnings. Indexes remain very close to all-time highs, and this bull market in now more ...
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More Trouble for Housing and Homebuilders Ahead

Interest rates remain relatively low for homebuyers in need of a mortgage. Still, many local housing markets have experienced at least some buyer exhaustion and some trends feel like they ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Just Became Much More Excited About Homebuilders

The housing market is one of the engines that drive the American economy. With most housing markets having fully recovered from the Great Recession, there remains at least some debate ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, ConocoPhillips, Etsy, Marathon Oil, Square, Disney, Windstream and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Wednesday, but this is after many days of gains and with equity indexes close to their highs. The bull market is now more ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Intuitive Surgical, Restaurant Brands, Scorpio Tankers, Teva, Under Armour, Zillow and Many More

Stocks were simply looking for direction on Tuesday, ahead of the wholesale inflation report and ahead of Fed Chair Yellen's testimony. Regardless of the day's final move, the Dow has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Broadcom, Cheniere, Gilead, Microchip Tech, Twitter, Lennar, Bankrate and Many More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Wednesday, although a 20-point Dow drop and three-point S&P 500 retreat are hardly worth getting down in the dumps about. After all, the Dow ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abercrombie, Bank of America, Cisco, Hertz, Home Depot, Wells Fargo and More

If you can believe it, the election is now a week behind us, and the market has continued to rise in aggregate. Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on ...
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Lennar Moves to Acquire WCI Communities

Shares of WCI Communities Inc. (NYSE: WCIC) saw a handy gain after it was announced that Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN) would be acquiring the company. The transaction gives WCI a total ...
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Why Wedbush Sees Strong Upside for More Homebuilders

The housing market has been showing signs of renewed life over the past couple of years, but a lot of that life has been in rising prices for existing homes. ...
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Lennar Beats Estimates, Ramps Up for First-Time Buyers

Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The homebuilder posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.01 on total revenues of $2.83 billion. In ...
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Why Lennar May Offer the Most Upside of All Homebuilders

Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN) received high praise from an independent research firm that believes that this homebuilder could rise to the top of its peer group, given recent trends. Argus ...
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Lennar Sales, Profits Beat Estimates

Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The homebuilder reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.95 on total revenues of $2.75 billion. In ...
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Low Rates Driving Homebuilders: 3 UBS Top Picks to Buy Now

The Wall Street bears said that the positive momentum in the homebuilding sector would end as the Federal Reserve started to raise rates and mortgage rates started to push higher. ...
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Which Companies Benefit as El Niño Transitions to La Niña?

The verdict for El Niño is in, and while it hasn’t been particularly good for cold weather retailers, it hasn’t been catastrophic either. Brick-and-mortar seasonal retailers are already in quite ...
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