BZH : Analysis & Opinions

  1. NYSE Stocks, Including Precision Castparts, Making Big Moves ...

    November 12, 2012
    The Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow has declined 0.1% so far today. Formerly run ...
  2. Joy Global and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on October 26, ...

    October 26, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 0.1%, the S&P 500 is down 0.2% and the Dow has slipped 0.1% on a bad morning for the market. The ...
  3. Caterpillar and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on October ...

    October 19, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has fallen 1.6%; the S&P 500 is trading down 1%; and the Dow has declined ...
  4. Stock Market News for October 1, 2012 - Market News

    October 1, 2012
    Disappointing business activity data and other signals of a weak economy left the benchmarks languishing in the red on Friday. ...
  5. Stock Market News for September 24, 2012 - Market News

    September 24, 2012
    Benchmarks ended almost flat on Friday despite the initial push by Spain's bailout hopes and the initiation of Apple's iPhone ...
  6. Stock Market News for September 20, 2012 - Market News

    September 20, 2012
    A strong pair of housing sector reports helped benchmarks end in the green yesterday. Following the robust four-day rally ...
  7. Stock Market News for August 23, 2012 - Market News

    August 23, 2012
    Fed minutes suggested that monetary stimulus would be arriving soon and benchmarks pared much of their initial losses to ...
  8. Stock Market News for July 26, 2012 - Market News

    July 26, 2012
    Dismal earnings from tech bellwether Apple on one hand and strong results from Caterpillar and Boeing on the other kept the ...
  9. Stock Market News for June 28, 2012 - Market News

    June 28, 2012
    Encouraging economic readings on housing and factory orders combined to lift the markets into the green for the second consecutive ...
  10. Stock Market News for June 27, 2012 - Market News

    June 27, 2012
    Positive housing data and a subsequent rally in the housing shares carried the benchmarks back into the green after a day ...
  11. Stock Market News for June 20, 2012 - Market News

    June 20, 2012
    With the commencement of the Federal Open Market Committee's two-day meeting, investors were once again hopeful about fresh ...
  12. The Right Way To Play Real Estate

    January 11, 2012
    Patient investors can find real estate businesses that are opportunistically taking advantage of a depressed market.
  13. Stocks To Avoid In This Economy

    September 12, 2011
    Knowing what not to invest in can be just as valuable, if not more valuable, that knowing what to invest in during these ...
  14. Toll Teetering

    August 25, 2011
    With a sagging order book, Toll is looking like more risk than it's worth.
  15. Foreign Buyers Eye U.S. Real Estate

    May 25, 2011
    The domestic housing may have finally received its white knight; foreign buyers.
  16. KB Home Climbs Toward The Black

    September 28, 2010
    KB Home reduced for the recent quarter, but the question for KB and other homebuilders is whether this better news will continue.
  17. More Housing Woes Hit Homebuilders

    June 25, 2010
    The housing market continues to struggle, but some home builders are going against the grain.
  18. The Housing Crisis Continues

    June 22, 2010
    When the foreclosure issue will be resolved is not clear, but one thing's for certain: the housing market is not likely to ...
  19. Homebuilders In 2010

    January 6, 2010
    The homebuilding industry is heading into 2010 with caution.
  20. Further Signs Of Credit Recovery

    November 17, 2009
    There have been some further signs from the Fed that the credit crunch is rapidly coming to an end.
  21. Debt Buybacks Continue

    September 1, 2009
    Many companies are buying bonds back at a discount, and adjusting capital structures to more acceptable levels.
  22. Too Early For A Housing Bottom

    June 22, 2009
    May housing starts came in above the consensus, but the looking at the big picture shows it's still a horrendous number.
  23. A Rapidly Improving Situation

    February 13, 2009
    DR Horton is cutting debt and building cash, it's a good opportunity for investors who can tolerate higher risk.
  24. Homebuilders Watching Foundations Crack

    February 3, 2009
    Will the cracks only widen in the months to come, or will builders be able to hold back the siege?
  25. Last Week's Flawed Winners

    December 1, 2008
    Should we trust the recent surge in stock prices from the likes of Pulte and Hovnanian? Probably not, but there are a few ...
  26. Pilgrim's Pride Latest Leverage Casualty

    September 25, 2008
    An unhealthy dose of debt compounded operational problems for chicken producer Pilgrim's Pride.
  27. Five Book Value Bargains For August 20

    August 20, 2008
    Stocks trading at low P/B ratios can be undervalued bargains. We explore five stocks that fit the bill with a focus on Blockbuster.
  28. Getting A Leg Up On The Market (LEG)

    April 20, 2007
    Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt has an enviable record of persistent and profitable growth.
  29. Mortgage Application Numbers Look Good, But Are They?

    March 15, 2007
    Wednesday’s MBA Mortgage Applications report was certainly positive, but are the numbers the real deal?
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  3. What $200,000 Will Buy In The Atlanta Real Estate Market

    Atlanta housing prices are up from last year, but they're still lower than the national median. ...
  4. Bubble Bursting? Only For Biotech & Internet Stocks

    The recent sluggish performance of U.S. stocks is leading some market watchers to question ...
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