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Items Tagged with 'S&P 500'


Real estate lands spot on S&P Indices

Real Estate is now a “distinct asset class”
Brena Swanson
After almost 16 years of absolutely no changes, the S&P Dow Jones Indices announced it is updating its select sector indices to accommodate a new and growing asset class: the real estate sector.
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Dow, S&P 500 in record territory

Week starts off on high note
Brena Swanson
Monday is boding well for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial average jumping to a new all-time high and the S&P 500 topping its record closing high.
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Major stock indices finish down

Dow records worst week since 2011
Brena Swanson
The stock market suffered one of its worst weeks in recent history, with all major indices finishing the Friday trading day down.
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MSR sale lifts Wells Fargo stock

Ocwen stock drops amid sale
Brena Swanson
Wells Fargo’s stock finished the day up after it announced it signed an agreement to sell Ocwen a $39 billion portfolio of residential mortgage servicing rights. But Ocwen did not witness the same positive results.
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HW 30 heats up as Northeast goes cold

Trey Garrison
Everyone was cool to Hercules and to what Philly Fed president Charles Plosser said about interest rates. Everyone except for the financial players in the HW 30 index.
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HW 30, markets rise modestly

Despite light post-holiday trading, gainers hold
Trading was light the day after Christmas and buoyed by upbeat jobs numbers. Along with the other markets, the HW 30 was higher by early afternoon trading, up by 0.29%.
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HW 30 lands in positive territory

CoreLogic takes the prize, rising 19% on solid earnings
Kerri Ann Panchuk
In daily trading on the HW 30 Index, research and real estate data firm CoreLogic took the top prize Thursday, with the firm’s stock price up 19.81%, closing at $32.35 per share on solid quarterly earnings.
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HW 30 rallies amid political progress

Bank stocks soar after chosen as best bets before QE3 tapering
Christina Mlynski
Lawmakers seemed to move closer to resolving the stalemate on Capitol Hill, resulting in all three stock indices and the HW 30 rallying, as investors reacted to the positive news.
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Dow, S&P 500 witness best one-day gain in four months

HousingWire Staff
The Dow Jones and S&P 500 witnessed their best one-day gains in nearly fourth months, as stocks shot up on rumors of a potential short-term agreement between lawmakers in Congress.
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Most HW 30 stocks plummet, while PHH rises on unit sale rumors

Q3 earnings expectations weaken
Kerri Ann Panchuk
Housing stocks tied to the HW 30 index compiled by HousingWire experienced an abysmal trading day Monday as the government remained closed – and Fannie Mae released a report suggesting consumers on the housing side are a little more bearish.
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