|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||63.29 - 64.00|
|52 Week Range||53.83 - 66.52|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.48%|
The National Association of Home Builders (or NAHB) is an association of 700 state and local associations of home builders (REM), and real-estate sales and marketing professionals, and re-modelers. The NAHBA conducts a monthly survey of its members and constructs the housing market index (or HMI) based on the results of the survey. The survey asks respondents to rate the current conditions and expected conditions in the next six months as “good,” “fair,” or “poor.” The survey mostly relates to the single-family housing (ITB) market.
Yield hunters typically dump real estate investment trusts and sector-related exchange traded funds when interest rates rise, but REITs may do well in a growing economic environment that is also comes ...
The National Association of Home Builders (or NAHB) is an association of 700 state and local associations of homebuilders (REM), real estate sales and marketing professionals, and remodelers. The NAHB conducts a monthly survey of its members, and based on this survey, the association publishes a report that includes the housing market index (or HMI). The survey asks respondents to rate the current conditions and expected conditions in the next six months as “good,” “fair,” or “poor” and mostly relates to the single-family housing (ITB) market.
Real estate is an attractive investment category — and also a risky one. Owning physical real estate can provide attractive returns, but a lot can go wrong: tenants can leave in the middle of the night, pipes can burst and markets can change without warning.
The Institute of Supply Management (or ISM) releases a monthly report on economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector or the services sector. This report has a similar format as the manufacturing sector report and is prepared by conducting a survey of purchasing and supply executives in these sectors. In March, the service sector continued to grow but at a slower pace.
For October, service sector activity rose at a pace not seen since the inception of the report. The non-manufacturing index reached a lifetime high of 60.1.
In the last few months, the performance of the US economy has been impressive. The unemployment rate fell to 4.3% in August.