Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

The Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index comprises of stocks related to the housing sector. Many analysts and economists closely monitor the Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index as housing is an important part of any economy. When the Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index is performing strongly, this could be an indication that the future is bright for the housing sector. If the Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index was to falter, this could be a warning sign that the housing market might weaken in the future.


This year will mark the worst for the U.S. housing market, as foreclosures rise and prices fall. But don’t expect prices to climb back up anytime soon. Let’s start by looking at the stark facts: About seven million mortgages in…

This is one of the more important columns I have written so far this year. And considering it's a Monday and this is a somewhat longer than usual article, I hope you do take the time to read this important…

Can new house prices be getting to the level they were in December 2003? It's quite possible, according to the recent action in the popular Dow Jones Industrial Construction Index. My readers know I believe the stock market is a…

It's ironic that when housing prices were rising rapidly, this news was all over the media. Magazines, newspapers, and the Internet were chalk full of positive articles on the housing market. Where are all the reporters now that the real…