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KB Home Rises on Upgrade to Outperform at RBC Capital Markets

KB Home Rises on Upgrade to Outperform at RBC Capital Markets

KB Home is upgraded to outperform from sector perform at RBC Capital Markets, with the firm citing an improvement in the company's pricing dynamics.

Trump Economy Keeps Creating Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Along With Debt, Debt, Debt

Trump Economy Keeps Creating Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Along With Debt, Debt, Debt

A report due Friday from the Labor Department is expected to show that U.S. employers added 181,000 jobs in April, though some economists say the growth may have been even stronger. The cost is annual federal budget deficits estimated at more than $1 trillion.

Millennials Have Two Big Headwinds in Housing: LendingTree CEO

Millennials Have Two Big Headwinds in Housing: LendingTree CEO

LendingTree CEO breaks down to TheStreet what millennials have to contend with in housing. Watch the video.

Astec Ready to Roll With Rising Infra Spending

Astec Ready to Roll With Rising Infra Spending

With its focus on infrastructure and its stock down for the moment, this might be a good time to buy shares of Astec Industries.

D.R. Horton Puts Up a Solid Quarter

D.R. Horton Puts Up a Solid Quarter

Homebuilder D.R. Horton posts better-than-expected fiscal second-quarter earnings amid ongoing demand for new homes.

United Rentals Jumps on Strong First-Quarter Earnings

United Rentals Jumps on Strong First-Quarter Earnings

The equipment rental company's adjusted earnings per share hit $3.31, beating expectations.

Apogee Falls After Quarterly Earnings Miss Expectations

Apogee Falls After Quarterly Earnings Miss Expectations

The company, which specializes in architectural glass and metal products, posts adjusted earnings per share of 85 cents, failing to meet expectations.

Construction Stocks Positioned to Claw Back 2018 Declines

Construction Stocks Positioned to Claw Back 2018 Declines

Construction spending hasn't sent ambivalent signals in 2019.

U.S. Manufacturing Activity Rebounds From Lowest in Two Years

U.S. Manufacturing Activity Rebounds From Lowest in Two Years

Activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector increased faster than expected last month, a new report shows, as the economy continues to give off mixed data signals.

New Home Sales in U.S. Jump in February as Housing Market Firms

New Home Sales in U.S. Jump in February as Housing Market Firms

New home sales in the U.S. totaled 667,000 in February, up from a revised 636,000 in January, the Census Bureau reports. The gain was bigger than projected by economists, who had estimated February sales at 620,000.