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1 Big Problem Hiding in Fresh Home Sale Data

Monday, September 26, 2016

Data on home sales is one of the first places market watchers look when they're trying to gauge the health of middle-class America. And when the health of middle-class America starts to dip, it's a huge red flag as to where the rest of the economy might be heading. So when we get new home sale ...

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Poverty Finally Plunging Due To Recovery From Great Recession

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

U.S. household income posted a record increase in 2015 after years of stagnation, suggesting the recovery from the Great Recession was finally lifting ordinary citizens who had been largely left behind. The Census Bureau said on Tuesday that median household income surged 5.2 percent last year to $56,500, the highest since 2007, in large part due ...

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BofA: This Sector Is Grossly Overvalued

Thursday, March 31, 2016

When analysts and technicians from a banking giant like Bank of America come out to say that a sector is overvalued, people tend to stop and listen. After all, they ought to know, right? Well, the latest revelation that's been revealed by BofA's top analysts is one of the most startling ones of the recent past. They ...

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Did the Canary In The Housing Market Mine Just Croak? 1 Number Says It All

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Anyone watching the housing market closely has seen that the sector is far from a complete recovery. Some say that the U.S. housing market is swiftly rebounding from its crippling bubble in 2008, but shrewd investors are smart enough to know that isn't the full truth. According to the National Association of Realtors, the pending ...

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Did the Housing Bubble Just Pop?

Friday, November 20, 2015

The shockwaves of the last housing bubble are still echoing through the American economy. Without a doubt, that event will go down in history as one of the most destructive economic bubbles in not just the history of the United States, but in the history of the world. The resulting crash from the housing bubble was ...

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More “Signs of a Slowing US Economy” Every Investor Should Know About

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The real estate market is faltering an awful lot in the midst of the so-called "Great Recovery." In fact, pending homes sales are taking a huge beating, and the numbers are giving more credence to the theory that the worst is yet to come. Zero Hedge tells us more: Following the carnage in new home sales in ...

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