Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE: TOL) has submitted two different filings showing that CEO Robert Toll unloaded 1 million shares this week. The stock closed in at $14.26 on March 2, 2009. It traded as low as $13.72 the following day as worries …
Even given the last couple of days of drops for XHB, it is hard to see much upside to buying the stock and the downside risks look significant. From a technical perspective, XHB looks to have recently bounced off of a level (blue line) that …
It seems to reason that when lumber prices are dropping, home builders become more profitable and their stock prices perform better ... Meanwhile, the SPDR S&P Homebuilders (ETF) (NYSE: XHB) has been on a sweet run. XHB was …
With leeway for possible marginal new highs, the XHB looks primed to roll over. With yesterday's nasty drop of 4.4%, the stock knifed through the daily TD RefClose Down at $28.38, as well as the weekly TD RefClose Down at $28.21. To …
you see - in addition to those two reports - the NAHB (National Assoc of Home Builders) told us that lumber prices are going up (not good for the homebuilders – XHB lost 1.5% yesterday ... are forced to take stock of what they are doing, …
Investing in homebuilder ETFs ... is one of XHB’s largest holdings. ITB, too, owns names in the furnishings and even commodity chemicals, but the fund’s top holdings are homebuilders like D.R. Horton, Lennar Group and PulteGroup. …
The proportional weighting methodology puts each stock in XHB on a level playing field, which allows for smaller companies to have a more pronounced impact on the total return. This ETF charges a reasonable expense ratio of 0.35 percent as …
Here, a look at an option strategy that can be used to minimize downside risk while ... First we are going to sell a call spread in the XHB. Sell 30 December $26 calls at $1.00 a contract Buy 30 December $28 calls at $0.35 a contract This …
The stock dragged down the SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF (XHB) (NYSE Arca: XHB), which saw its worst daily performance since Sep. 9 when it shed 4.5 percent. Whirlpool (WHR) was the only stock in the ETF performing more …
Spring has been really good for the sector as existing home sales rose 5.1% registering gains in all the ... These include SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF (XHB), iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF (ITB) and PowerShares Dynamic Building …