Articles Tagged with ''HW 30''

Homebuilders sink on HW 30

Stocks take a post-Thanksgiving holiday hit
The HW 30 took a dive on the Monday after Thanksgiving. Despite relatively positive construction spending data, homebuilders sank on HousingWire's exclusive index of mortgage finance and housing starts.
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HW 30 rises on strong jobs report

Senate Banking Committee's acceptance of Janet Yellen also helps
A majority of the HW 30 stocks wrapped up Thursday on a high note after a positive jobs report and gains made by Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen in her attempt to gain Senate approval.
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Dow Jones breaches 16,000 mark

HW 30 suffers malaise despite strength in overall trading
Although the Dow Jones reached a milestone Monday, surpassing 16,000 for the first time, the HW 30 faltered with a majority of the index's housing stocks finishing down.
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Most stocks rise on the HW 30

Early release of Janet Yellen's testimony reveals Fed confidence in housing
The prepared testimony of Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen hit the wires a day early, showing her commitment to the use of monetary accommodation to influence economic change. She also saw the housing market in a better place — an assertion supported by the HW 30's strong performance on Wednesday.
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Homebuilders lead the HW 30

Strong profitability fuels sector, banks take massive hit
Homebuilders took flight on the HW 30 as many companies posted better than anticipated earnings. Banks missed the mark on the index as investors backed away from those entities featured on the updated too-big-to-fail list.
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HW 30 stock takes massive hit

Weak earnings push mortgage insurers, servicers to tumble
Generally speaking, all but three stocks on the HW 30 significantly underperformed amid weak consumer confidence data, earnings missing market expectations and mortgage rates hitting a three-week high.
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