NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- M/I Homes (MHO - Get Report), Standard Pacific (SPF - Get Report), Beazer Homes (BZH - Get Report), Armstrong World Industries (AWI - Get Report), D.R. Horton (DHI - Get Report), Owens Corning (OC - Get Report) and Ryland Group (RYL - Get Report) that could rise sharply in the next year according to equity analysts.
The latest home price data from S&P/Case-Shiller suggest U.S. home prices are stabilizing.
Prices rose rose by 3.6% in the second quarter of 2011, after declining 4.1% in the first quarter>. Although recovering, prices declined 5.9% in the second quarter from the same quarter of 2010. Home prices in the U.S. are now revisiting their early 2003 levels.
We have identified seven home-related stocks that hold potential to deliver attractive returns over the next year, based on financial analysts' price targets.The stocks are arranged in the ascending order of potential upside, based on consensus analyst price targets.