"At first glance, September's construction data showed a slip in total housing permits authorized and an increase in total housing units started, but digging deeper shows a more positive picture for potential homebuyers", says Danielle Hale, chief economist for realtor.com®.
The U.S. Census Bureau New Residential Construction report showed housing starts and building permits fundamentally strong in September.
The Commerce Department said single-family housing starts in September were down 4.6% to 829,000 from August's revised figure of 869,000.
Building permits fell 4.5% to 1.215 million unit rate instead an expected 3% drop to 1.238. All other regions posted gains in the single-family sector, and nationwide single-family permits increased 2.4%.
Johnson Rice Boosts Rating On Halcon Resources Corporation (HK)
Currently, 151.33 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 146.94 million shares have been available to trade. The Company operates in Wichita, Wilbarger and Starr Counties in Texas, Pontotoc and Seminole Counties, Oklahoma, and Louisiana.
Housing starts in August had a slight dip and came in at a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.18 million. Permits for multifamily units were at a rate of about 360,000, a decrease of 17.4% compared with about 436,000 in August.
Multifamily starts declined by 5.1% over the month of September to 298,000 units, with steep declines in the Midwest and Northeast. This is 4.7% (±8.1%)* below the revised August estimate of 1,183,000, but is 6.1% (±8.8%)* above the September 2016 rate of 1,062,000. Single-family completions increased 4.6 percent from August to 781,000. The pace is slowing across three of the four regions of the country, with only the West building starting more multifamily construction than in 2016. At 4.5 percent, this represents a 1.6 percent decrease from the previous month's rate of 1,272,000 and is 4.3 percent below the September's 2016 rate of 1,270,000.
Privately-owned housing starts in September were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,127,000. "Nationwide single-family permits are up this month, and year-to-date single-family starts are 9.1 percent ahead of their level over the same period last year - two indicators that this sector continues to improve", he said in a statement. The drop in permit data was driven by a decline in multi-family permits, while single-family permits-which more directly affect the inventory of homes for sale-were up from a year ago.
Confidence levels suggest a rebound in the new home market.
The British firm hasn't divulged many details about the Spaniard's contract but says it is a "multi-year" agreement. The news was confirmed in Austin on Thursday morning local time ahead of this weekend's American Grand Prix.
Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC acquired a new position in shares of American Express in the 1st quarter valued at $2,543,000. At current levels, American Express Company (NYSE: AXP ) shares have been seen trading 0.97% away from the 20-day moving average.
As for Blankfein, Friday is not the first time the Goldman CEO has taken to Twitter to comment on political events. And Blankfein has previously warned that Brexit could harm London's status as a global financial power.
Apg Asset Management Nv increased Dell Technologies Inc stake by 140,915 shares to 712,969 valued at $43.57 million in 2017Q2. The financial services provider reported $1.76 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.67 by $0.09.
The leading ladies - Kajal Aggarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen have also been appreciated for their brief roles. As expected Ilayathalapathy Vijay's new release Mersal , which hit screens on Deepavali, has set the box office on fire.
The accusations were brought by a 38-year-old woman who asked not to be identified for privacy reasons, according to the Times . More information will be provided as it becomes available. "It was the most demeaning thing ever done to me by far".
The oil and gas company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.24. Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) shares traded -0.61% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $9.79.
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, whose ruling coalition at home includes Flemish separatists, urged moderation and dialogue. But Michel said he takes responsibility for his tweet: "I condemn all forms of violence and appeal for dialogue".
Jeff Carter sustained a lower body injury after a collision near the end of the first period and didn't return. Kempe isn't new to the Kings, but like many of his older teammates, this season promises a fresh start.
Chelsea weren't entirely defensive of Conte ... "I think that a lot of time Mourinho has to see what happened at Chelsea ".
Lupita Nyong'o shares Weinstein story
And we hopefully ensure that this kind of rampant predatory behavior as an accepted feature of our industry dies here and now". And she's sharing it in hopes of doing her part to end what she calls in a New York Times op-ed a "conspiracy of silence".
Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP) EPS Estimated At $0.23
The share price of Enbridge Energy, L.P. (NYSE:EEP) was down -0.06% during the last trading session, with a day high of 15.47. After $1.67 actual EPS reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.98% EPS growth.
Facebook is Now Testing Subscriptions
Nevertheless, Apple reportedly views this as an in-app subscription which requires a 30% cut for Apple during the first 12-months. The test is starting in the USA and Europe and will only be visible on Android devices at first.
Jobs growth at best rate since GFC
Full-time employment rose by 6,100 jobs, while the number of part-time jobs was up 13,700. In September, the labour force participation rate remained steady at 65.2%.
Cubs show spark in NLCS
And even though Sunday night's catch was his only NCLS walk-off home-run catch, he gave the historic ball to Turner. It wasn't all bubblegum and home runs for the Cubs, as Davis' two-inning save came with a game's worth of drama.
Met Éireann Weather Warning For Clare Upgraded
Coastal areas in southern England and South and West Wales can expect to see guests of up to 70 miles per hour . Gardaí have urged motorists to slow down and exercise extreme care given the challenging driving conditions.
UE Blast is an Amazon Echo alternative with phenomenal sound
That means you get a hefty 93 dBC but a more powerful mid-range, deeper bass and clearer reproduction of vocals and instruments. For US customers, the speakers are available in Graphite (Black), Blizzard (White), Merlot (Red) and Blue Steel (Blue).