“We need to get past some incrementally negative data points that we suspect are still lingering (the weak PMI and AAPL’s miss last week are unlikely isolated incidents) such that negative earnings.
Mortgage rates jump to a six-week high That accounts for the highest rate since the week of December 11, 2008, almost six months ago. "Thirty-year fixed-rate mortgage rates caught up to the recent rise in long-term bond yields this week to reach a 25-week high," Frank Nothaft, Freddie Mac vice president and chief economist, said in a statement.Chicago developer sentenced for loan fraud Ex-Illinois judge gets year in prison for mortgage fraud – · CHICAGO (AP) – A former Illinois judge convicted of mortgage fraud has been sentenced to one year and one day in prison. Former Cook County Circuit Judge Jessica O’Brien sobbed loudly in court Thursday before U.S. District Judge Thomas Durkin handed down the sentence. O’Brien was convicted of fraudulently obtaining mortgages for Chicago investment properties and.People on the move: Sept. 8 Renter optimism raises housing market confidence The Real Estate Board of New York’s latest Real Estate Broker Confidence Index for first quarter of 2019 is reporting a rising sense of confidence by New York City’s local brokerage community with recording a 6.92 out of 10 index rating. This is an increase of 1.06 since brokers were last surveyed about the fourth quarter of 2018.On the Move: 8 September 2016. Bell, Crye-Leike, MP&F announce updates. authors Staff ReportsApplication volume is flat as refinance activity slows According to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s weekly applications survey, average mortgage rates rose last week from the week before. Rates were up across all loan categories, including 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with both conforming and jumbo balances, loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration, and 15-year fixed-rate loans.
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Is KB Home Q4 Earnings Miss a Warning for Homebuilders? January 12, The earnings miss at KB Home has once again rankled the housing market and questioned its recovery.. due to low oil.
Existing-home sales fell 3.2% to an annual rate of 5.38 million last month, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday. Economists had expected home resales at an annualized pace of 5.65.
Homebuilders’ Earnings Boosted by Falling Mortgage Rates. Sales of new U.S. homes fall to a five-month low, adding to signs of weakness despite lower mortgage rates.. Don’t miss crucial.
· This is a 26.62% increase over earnings of $1.39 per share from the same period last year. The company reported quarterly sales of $2.23 billion, which.
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch , Ryan Vlastelica . Home builders fall after new-home sales data . U.S. stocks rose on Monday, suggesting equities could extend a two-week rally as concerns appeared to fade about the inflation picture facing the economy and the impact it could have on interest rates.
Breaking up the data by regional three-month averages, the HMI indicated that the South was the only region to indicate a fall in the indices with a single point drop to 67 in June.
What July’s New home sales numbers Told Us About Homebuilders And The Market.. History of New Home Sales Data and Homebuilders ETFs.. LEN should report strong earnings data at its next.
· Homebuilders hit near 7-month high as optimism builds . Lennar corp sees improving housing market, shares now higher. Drops after Q4 profit miss, weak forecast ** Avon Products Inc: down 9.1 pct. Avon: Down as optimism around potential sale wears off. Charges to 10-month high on buyback, div plans ** Altria Group Inc: down 0.7 pct
Is KB Home Q4 Earnings Miss a Warning for Homebuilders?. KB Home missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for both sales and earnings in the fourth quarter.. The earnings miss at KB Home has once.