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Retailers, homebuilders lead early slide in US stocks

U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in early trading Thursday, extending the market’s losing streak into a sixth day. Losses among retailers, homebuilders and health care companies outweighed gains in technology stocks. The slide followed a sell-off in European indexes as the British pound slumped amid discord over a new deal for Britain’s exit from the … Continue reading Retailers, homebuilders lead early slide in US stocks

NEW YORK | US stock indexes edge lower after a big post-election surge

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. are taking small losses Thursday morning after a big rally the day before. Technology companies are slipping after chipmaker Qualcomm gave a disappointing revenue forecast for the current quarter and homebuilders are down after a weak fourth quarter. Health care companies are broadly higher after a big gain … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stock indexes edge lower after a big post-election surge

Meyers Research Announces the Launch of a Newly Branded Website

  COSTA MESA, CALIF./ OCTOBER 30, 2018 (STL.News) Meyers Research, the housing industry’s leading provider of new home construction data, announced today the launch of its newly designed website at http://www.meyersresearchllc.com. The completely revamped website features a streamlined and simplified design, improved functionality and enriched content areas to help current and prospective clients make well-informed … Continue reading Meyers Research Announces the Launch of a Newly Branded Website

NEW YORK | Stocks erase most of early losses after huge gain; IBM sinks

NEW YORK — After an early slide, U.S. stocks clawed back much of the ground they lost and ended slightly lower Wednesday. Banks climbed but retailers, homebuilders and smaller companies fell. Stocks slumped in morning trading as homebuilders and retailers took sharp losses after the Commerce Department said construction of new homes dropped in September. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks erase most of early losses after huge gain; IBM sinks

Slide in banks, energy firms weighs on US stock indexes

Stocks drifted mostly lower in late-afternoon trading on Wall Street Thursday, on track to add to the market’s modest losses a day earlier. A slide in banks and energy companies offset solid gains for the technology sector. Homebuilders also declined following new data showing sales of new U.S. homes slumped in July. KEEPING SCORE: The … Continue reading Slide in banks, energy firms weighs on US stock indexes

Stocks drift in early trading as traders watch trade talks

Stocks veered lower in morning trading on Wall Street Thursday as losses in banks and energy companies offset gains elsewhere in the market. Homebuilders also declined following new data showing sales of new U.S. homes slumped in July. Technology stocks moved higher, adding to recent gains. Investors had their eye on trade as the U.S. … Continue reading Stocks drift in early trading as traders watch trade talks

US housing starts tumbled 12.3 percent in June

WASHINGTON/ July 18, 2018 (STL.News) — U.S. homebuilders sharply curtailed the pace of construction in June as housing starts plummeted 12.3 percent. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that housing starts fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million from 1.34 million in May. June’s pace of construction was the lowest since September 2017. … Continue reading US housing starts tumbled 12.3 percent in June