Items Tagged with 'Stocks'


People more concerned about economy after Brexit

Consumer Sentiment expected to hit normal levels by end of July
After Brexit, many consumers, especially in the top third of income earners, have a less optimistic view of the current economy. Many of these consumers, in fact, were impacted personally by the stocks dropping after the Brexit vote.
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Ocwen and Altisource bouncing back?

Numbers up following Ocwen’s good news
After the plummet over the past week, Ocwen and Altisource may be bouncing back. The stock in each company is back to what it was at the beginning of last week. The report could mean an upgrade in Ocwen’s rating by S&P.
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Economic strength hinges on China

All eyes now on the Fed
One of the worst weeks for the stock market this year is coming to a close, but the worst may not be over. The country continues to question the health of China's economy, along with whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next month.
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Dow crash will only temporarily slow housing stocks

The bigger picture in the industry remains more worrisome
Within minutes of the opening bell on Wall Street this morning, as we are all now well aware, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was off by 1089 points. While I have been predicting a negative turn of economic events here in the U.S. created by fanciful delusions that our economy is in growth mode, I believe what we are experiencing is actually a "pressure release valve" being activated.
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SEC filings reveal BlackRock’s substantial interest in housing

Ownership disclosures show breadth of empire
Over the last few weeks, HousingWire has chronicled the stock ownership disclosures of BlackRock, revealing that the company holds significant interest in many of housing’s biggest names, including Altisource Residential, CoreLogic and Lowe’s. As it turns out, those disclosures only scratch the surface of how deep BlackRock’s roots extend into housing.
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Nonbanks expect big year for MSRs

Nationstar, Walter, Ocwen, soar on HW 30
Nonbanks are experiencing a strong day on the stock market, following positive first-quarter earning reports. MSR transfer activity is still occurring and more importantly, the long-term pipeline of opportunities is very healthy.
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