Tag Archives: Homebuilders

Homebuilders Breaking Out

After a year of doing nothing – up 2.46 percent in 2014 -,  the homebuilders  ETF (XHB) is breaking out. (click here if chart is not observable)

Posted in Equities | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Dead Wood No Longer

Take a look at lumber prices.  In the days of traditional monetary policy in a normal economy,  the Fed would lower interest rates and the construction sector would lead the economy out of recession.   Lumber prices were  a leading indicator. … Continue reading

Posted in Commodities, Economics, Equities | Tagged , , | 1 Comment