• What's Driving Our $122 Price For PepsiCo?

    23 days ago - By Forbes

    PepsiCo‘s stock fell from close to $120 at the start of the year to $95 in May, despite exceeding consensus expectations on revenue and earnings. It has rebounded since then to $115, but the shares are still down roughly 4% year-to-date. Softness in the company's North American Beverage..
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  • Oil pares gains as Trump repeats calls on OPEC to pump more

    23 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices rose on Tuesday but eased off a four-year high after U.S. President Donald Trump called on OPEC to increase crude output, even he as called for heavier sanctions on major oil producer Iran.
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  • Real House Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in July

    Real House Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio in July

    23 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    Here is the earlier post on Case-Shiller: Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 6.0% year-over-year in July
    It has been over eleven years since the bubble peak. In the Case-Shiller release this morning, the seasonally adjusted National Index , was reported as being 9.9% above the previous bubble peak. However, in real terms, the National index is still about 9.6% below the bubble peak (and historically there has been an upward slope to real house prices). The composite 20, in real terms, is still 15.7% below the bubble peak.
    The year-over-year increase in prices is mostly...
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  • Home prices rise at a slower rate in July: S&P Case-Shiller

    23 days ago - By CNBC

    Potential home buyers are hitting an affordability wall, and sellers are caving to the new reality.
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  • Home price growth slows to 6 percent in July

    23 days ago - By Inman

    Annual home price growth was 6.0 percent in July, according to the latest S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price NSA Index, released Tuesday. While that would seem to bode well for homeowners, annual appreciation actually was higher the month before, at 6.2 percent. That means price growth is indeed slowing, as observed yesterday by Redfin. S&P Dow...
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  • Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 6.0% year-over-year in July

    Case-Shiller: National House Price Index increased 6.0% year-over-year in July

    23 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    S&P/Case-Shiller released the monthly Home Price Indices for July ("July" is a 3 month average of May, June and July prices).
    This release includes prices for 20 individual cities, two composite indices and the monthly National index.
    Note: Case-Shiller reports Not Seasonally Adjusted , I use the SA data for the graphs.
    From S&P: Home Price Gains Slow According to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Index
    The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index, covering all nine U.S. census divisions, reported a 6.0% annual gain in July, down from 6.2% in the previous month. The...
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