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Dow, S&P 500 in record territory

Week starts off on high note
May 12, 2014
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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Stocks up ahead of Friday’s jobs report

Redwood gets favorable nod from FBR Capital Markets
March 6, 2014
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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HW 30, major indices ride into last trade week of February on a high

That sound is opportunity knocking
February 24, 2014

Stocks were up across the board Monday with few exceptions at mid-morning, with several components of the HW 30 — the index of leading stocks that drive the housing market — well above 3%.

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Strong Stewart equity gains lift HW 30

Investors shrug off bad retail, jobless data for day of gains
February 13, 2014
Stocks rose Thursday into the afternoon, erasing earlier losses as buyers shrugged off the dismal retail sales news for January and the increase in jobless claims.
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Ocwen is the biggest loser on the HW 30

Other stocks soar after Yellen paints optimistic economy
February 11, 2014
Stocks surged on Tuesday following Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s optimistic view about the economy, unemployment and the prospect of inflation, helping to raise all major indices.
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Ocwen stock stays strong after regulators halt $2.7 billion MSR deal

HW 30, major indices up in early afternoon trading despite jobs report
February 7, 2014
It's "fortunate Friday" as Ocwen, major indices prove to be Teflon to late-week disappointing news and regulatory roadblocks, helping push a further recovery from a bloody Monday.
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HW 30, housing stocks finally pick up

Bargain hunters drive bounce after bloody Monday
February 4, 2014
Stocks are up and Treasurys are down as the markets shrugged off an Ike Turner-style beating Monday after a bleak December manufacturing report triggered a big sell off.
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HW 30, majors drop on "unexpected" bad news

Cold weather in winter is a new thing?
February 3, 2014
Drop in manufacturing leads Dow to seventh triple-digit loss this year. The “unexpected” drop in manufacturing was blamed on cold weather.
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Stocks fall after second taper announcement

It's not so taper-ific this time around
January 29, 2014
There was no taper rally Wednesday after the Federal Open Market Committee made its announcement that yes, the taper is here and we’re tapering more.
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HW 30 bucks Monday downward slide

But REITs are among the losers
January 27, 2014
Is the decline among the HW 30 REITs a bad omen for what will happen to REITs in 2014 as interest rates rise?
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