Saturday , August 8 2020
Home / Doug Short Advisor Perspectives / NAHB Housing Market Index: “Builder Confidence Hits Yearly High in September”

NAHB Housing Market Index: “Builder Confidence Hits Yearly High in September”

Summary:
[unable to retrieve full-text content] The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Housing Market Index (HMI) is a gauge of builder opinion on the relative level of current and future single-family home sales. It is a diffusion index, which means that a reading above 50 indicates a favorable outlook on home sales; below 50 indicates a negative outlook. The latest reading of 68 is up 1 from last month.

Topics:
Doug Short considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

Calculated Risk writes August 7 COVID-19 Test Results

Barry Ritholtz writes Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 8.7.20

Calculated Risk writes AAR: July Rail Carloads down 17.6% YoY, Intermodal Down 1.4% YoY

Dan Beeton writes The Political Exile of Ecuador’s Rafael Correa

[unable to retrieve full-text content]
NAHB Housing Market Index:

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Housing Market Index (HMI) is a gauge of builder opinion on the relative level of current and future single-family home sales. It is a diffusion index, which means that a reading above 50 indicates a favorable outlook on home sales; below 50 indicates a negative outlook. The latest reading of 68 is up 1 from last month.

Doug Short
My original dshort.com website was launched in February 2005 using a domain name based on my real name, Doug Short. I'm a first wave boomer with a Ph.D. in English from Duke and a lifelong interest in economics and finance. In 2011 my website was acquired by Advisor Perspectives.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *