Looking back, the housing industry is totally Scrooged

Looking back, the housing industry is totally Scrooged

Here's the HousingWire/Star Wars Christmas 2014 special

FHA loans could face "tidal wave of defaults"

All indices hit series high

Another mortgage lender launches 3% down loan

Falls in line with FHFA
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Mortgage servicer stocks take huge hit on weak earnings

Nationstar, Walter, Stonegate all down more than 20%
Brena Swanson
Thursday was a rough day on Wall Street for mortgage servicers as Nationstar Mortgage Holdings, Walter Investment Management and Stonegate Mortgage Corporation’s all plunged into the red after releasing their third-quarter earnings Thursday morning.
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Will Friday be a rebound for housing stocks?

HW 30 looks like an abattoir floor
Despite some stellar news on Wednesday on new home sales, the HW 30 – HousingWire’s proprietary index of stocks that drive the housing economy – had a rough go of it, especially the stocks that straddle housing and technology.
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Nonbanks expect big year for MSRs

Nationstar, Walter, Ocwen, soar on HW 30
Brena Swanson
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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Homebuilder stocks rise on HW 30

Despite recent pressure, homebuilder stocks show hopeful future
Brena Swanson
The HW 30 finished the month of March up 0.7% and is up 0.6% year-to-date. However, the positive news may not seep in homebuilder stocks just yet.
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Homebuilder stocks dive on existing home sales news

Markets stabilize after bleeding followed FOMC
Trey Garrison
Homebuilder stocks were down in early afternoon trading on news of the continuing decline in existing home sales, moving at the slowest pace in 18 months.
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Ocwen stock brushes off more headline risk

Easily survives spate of negative news
Ben Lane
Ocwen Financial Corp is set to pay $268 million to California residents as part of $2.1 billion settlement of a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigation into its servicing practices.
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Nonbanks get boost in trading from Hayman going big on Nationstar

HW 30 gains as investment banks drop on JPMorgan warning
Trey Garrison
A warning from JPMorgan Chase on first-quarter revenues for big investment banks and a big investment in Nationstar Mortgage by Kyle Bass’ billion-dollar hedge fund made big impacts on several in the HW 30 index.
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Stocks up ahead of Friday’s jobs report

Redwood gets favorable nod from FBR Capital Markets
Trey Garrison
The HW 30 and most of the indices finished Thursday higher, with the S&P 500 hitting its record for the 50th time in the past year. The Nasdaq was dragged down by declines in biotech companies.
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Bank of America stock nears 4-year high

Too-big-to-fail stocks rally on HW 30
Brena Swanson
Too-big-to-fail banks are rising above pending stress test results and managed to reach near-record highs on the stock market Tuesday while other top indices remained flat.
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Mortgage servicers big winners on the HW 30 (and Trulia)

Walter, Ocwen, Nationstar overcome industry headlines
Brena Swanson
Walter, Ocwen and Nationstar stocks posted strong hikes on Tuesday despite threatening industry headlines. Meanwhile, Trulia came in from left field and recorded the best increase on the HW 30.
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