MDC : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Short Sellers Increase Stakes in Toll Bros., M/I Homes (MHO, ...

    August 28, 2013
    The short interest moves in residential construction stocks were mixed again during the early weeks of August, as concerns ...
  2. 4 Homebuilders on Sale - Investment Ideas

    July 15, 2013
    4 Homebuilders on Sale - Investment Ideas
  3. Will the NAHB Survey Hammer Homebuilder Profits? - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Tuesday's NAHB Survey may pour the foundation for home building stocks
  4. Homebuilder Stocks Surge after Bernanke Comments - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Shares of some top homebuilders jumped on Thursday on Bernanke's comments to keep interest rates low for sometime.
  5. Ryland Unveils New Atlanta Homes - Analyst Blog

    June 24, 2013
    Ryland Group unveiled a new Wilmington Model at Madison community, Atlanta.
  6. Homebuilders Rise on Robust Housing Data - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Shares of some top homebuilding companies traded higher at the close of trading on Monday, Jun 17, buoyed by stronger than ...
  7. Homebuilders Rebound in Thursday Trading - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    Shares of some top homebuilding companies jumped during trading session on Thursday as the U.S. new home sales continued ...
  8. Ryland Offers Homes in Mission Viejo - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    The renowned homebuilder, The Ryland Group Inc., has unveiled its new series of single family model homes in Mission Viejo
  9. Meritage Beats 4Q Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Meritage Homes Corporation's (MTH) fourth quarter 2012 adjusted (for impairments and extinguishment of debt) earnings per ...
  10. Meritage Homes Likely to Beat In 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 30, 2013
    We expect homebuilding company Meritage Homes Corporation (MTH) to beat expectations when it reports fourth quarter 2012 ...
  11. Ryland Offers Homes at Cedar Park - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    California-based homebuilder Ryland Group Inc. (RYL) has unveiled a premium community called The Reserve at Twin Creeks in ...
  12. What's in Store for Pulte in 4Q? - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    PulteGroup Inc (PHM) is set to report fourth quarter 2012 results on Jan 31. Last quarter it posted an earnings surprise ...
  13. D.R. Horton Beats in 1Q - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    One of the largest homebuilders in the U.S., D.R. Horton, Inc (DHI) beats both the Zacks Consensus Estimates in the first ...
  14. Ryan Unveils Single Family Homes - Analyst Blog

    January 28, 2013
    Reston, Virginia-based homebuilder NVR Inc. (NVR) has offered single family based model homes at Waverly Meadows in Woolwich ...
  15. Earnings Preview: D.R Horton - Analyst Blog

    January 28, 2013
    D.R. Horton Inc., (DHI) is set to report first quarter 2013 results on Jan 29, 2013. Last quarter it posted an earnings surprise ...
  16. KB Homes' Prelim QTD Orders Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    One of the leading homebuilding companies in the U.S., KB Home (KBH) announced preliminary quarter-to-date (QTD) net order ...
  17. New Townhomes Offered by NVR - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Reston, Virginia-based homebuilder NVR Inc. (NVR) has offered new townhomes in The Greens at Montgomery County. The home ...
  18. New Communities from Ryland - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    The California based homebuilder Ryland Group Inc. (RYL) has recently opened eight new communities in Indianapolis. The ...
  19. PulteGroup Hits 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

    January 18, 2013
    One of the leading homebuilders in the U.S, PulteGroup Inc. (PHM) reached a 52-week high of $20.54 on Jan 17, 2013. PulteGroup, ...
  20. Meritage Homes Upped to Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

    January 14, 2013
    On January 12, Zacks Investment Research upgraded homebuilding company Meritage Homes Corporation (MTH) to a Zacks Rank #1 ...
  21. Stock Market News for January 11, 2013 - Market News

    January 11, 2013
    Encouraging reports from China and Europe lifted global investor sentiment, helping benchmarks finish in the green on Thursday. ...
  22. Construction on a Tear - Zacks Industry Rank Analysis

    January 9, 2013
    Construction Jobs on the Rise What did I find most encouraging about the December ADP private payroll and Federal government ...
  23. Stock Market News for January 9, 2013 - Market News

    January 9, 2013
    Benchmarks closed in the red for the second consecutive day as investor concerns about fourth-quarter earnings once again ...
  24. Stock Market News for January 2, 2013 - Market News

    January 2, 2013
    Benchmarks ended 2012 on a high note as U.S lawmakers were very close to sealing a deal on the Fiscal Cliff issue. Stocks ...
  25. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Caterpillar, Making Big Moves ...

    December 21, 2012
    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq has fallen 2%, the S&P 500 has slipped 1.9% and the Dow has declined 1.4%. The capital ...
  26. Lennar and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 12, 2012
    The Nasdaq is unchanged, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.2% and the Dow has increased 0.2% after the morning's trading. The capital ...
  27. CNH Global NV and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on November ...

    November 20, 2012
    It's been a quiet morning for the market. The Nasdaq remains relatively unchanged; the S&P 500 has remained steady; and the ...
  28. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Kubota Corporation, Making Big ...

    November 15, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.4%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.3%; and the Dow is trading down ...
  29. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Lennar, Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 12, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq is trading down 0.1%, the S&P 500 remains relatively unchanged and the Dow has fallen 0.1%. The ...
  30. SPX and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 9, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq climbing 0.9%, the S&P 500 up 0.5% and the Dow increasing 0.2%. The capital goods ...
  31. CNH Global NV and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on November ...

    November 2, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.2% and the Dow has declined 0.3%. The capital goods sector ...
  32. Cummins and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 1, 2012
    The Nasdaq has risen 1.3%, the S&P 500 has increased 1% and the Dow has moved up 1.2% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  33. Stock Market News for November 1, 2012 - Market News

    November 1, 2012
    It was business as usual for markets on Wednesday following two days of closure due to Hurricane Sandy and it ended almost ...
  34. Stock Market News for October 30, 2012 - Market News

    October 30, 2012
    Hurricane Sandy, one of the biggest storms to hit the U.S., forced the Street to shut operations on Monday. While the storm ...
  35. Lennar and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on October ...

    October 17, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 is up 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady. ...
  36. Caterpillar and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on October ...

    October 16, 2012
    The morning has been good for the market. The Nasdaq has increased 1.1%; the S&P 500 is trading up 1%; and the Dow is up ...
  37. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Armstrong World Industries, Making ...

    October 9, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has decreased 1.7%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.8%; and the Dow is down ...
  38. Lennar and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on October 3, 2012

    October 3, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading up 0.6%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.4% and the Dow is up 0.3%, marking a bad morning for the market. ...
  39. Stock Market News for October 3, 2012 - Market News

    October 3, 2012
    Benchmarks ended mixed yesterday after a favorable housing report countered apprehensions about the Spanish bailout. Uncertainty ...
  40. Stock Market News for September 28, 2012 - Market News

    September 28, 2012
    The announcement of Spain's budget plan and speculation that China may introduce fresh measures to introduce more liquidity ...
  41. Capital Goods Stocks, Including Lennar, Making Big Moves on September ...

    September 26, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has declined 1%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.5%; and the Dow has slipped ...
  42. TransDigm Group and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on September ...

    September 21, 2012
    The Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.3% and the Dow is unchanged after the morning's trading. The capital ...
  43. Pentair and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on September 19, ...

    September 19, 2012
    The Nasdaq is up 0.1%, the S&P 500 is up 0.2% and the Dow has climbed 0.3% on a good day for the market so far. The capital ...
  44. Stock Market News for August 30, 2012 - Market News

    August 30, 2012
    GDP data showed a slight increase from the initial estimate on Wednesday, which coupled with strong housing data helped the ...
  45. CNH Global NV Among Capital Goods' Biggest Movers on August 29, ...

    August 29, 2012
    The Nasdaq has slipped 0.2%, the S&P 500 is unchanged and the Dow has moved little after the morning's trading. The capital ...
  46. Lennar and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on August ...

    August 22, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 0.2%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.4% and the Dow has decreased 0.5%, marking a bad morning for the ...
  47. A Company's First Profit Can Mean Big Gains for Investors - Screen ...

    August 14, 2012
    With earnings season underway, I've been running screens with the concept to find companies that have just recently shown ...
  48. 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 ...
  49. Top Rated Zacks Rank Sectors - Screen of the Week

    July 24, 2012
    It's that time again. Every few months, I like running this screen to see which Sectors are considered the best Sectors. ...
  50. Today's Major NYSE Movers, Including NXY

    July 23, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has decreased 1.9%; the S&P 500 is down 1.3%; and the Dow has fallen 1.1%. ...
  51. 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 ...
  52. Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: Hexcel Corp., ...

    May 15, 2012
    Chicago, IL - May 15, 2012 - Stocks in this week's article include Hexcel Corp. (NYSE: HXL), MDC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), ...
  53. Beazer Homes Seeing Some Rays Of Hope

    February 7, 2012
    If Beazer and other homebuilders can put a string of solid quarters together, homebuilders could be in for a strong rally.
  54. The Rest Of The Homebuilder Story

    February 16, 2010
    Investing in homebuilder stocks shouldn't be a quick decision - there's a lot more to the valuation math than just what you've ...
  55. The Roof Continues To Collapse At Hovnanian

    December 18, 2009
    No matter how you choose to spin it, things are not going well for Hovnanian.
  56. Signs Of Housing Bottom Building

    May 19, 2009
    New acquisitions and high annual dividends show the housing market is starting to rebuild.
  57. Find Shelter From The Homebuilders (MTH)

    September 26, 2006
    With the housing market showing signs of weakness, MTH and its cohorts are homebuilders you should stay away from.
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