Homestore.com

(HOMS)

fell 1.5% at midday.

Robertson Stephens

raised its 2001 earnings estimate for the company to 44 cents from 39 cents and lifted its 2002 forecast to 84 cents from 74 cents.

The move comes a day after the online real estate broker completed its purchase of rival

Move.com

from

Cendant

(CD)

.