Monthly Archive: February 2010

Home Prices Fall 2.5% as Market Recovery Still Weak

Home Prices Fall 2.5% as Market Recovery Still Weak

U.S. home prices unexpectedly slipped in December but the annual rate of decline slowed, reinforcing the housing market’s rocky road to recovery, Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller indexes showed on Tuesday. {loadposition in-article} The S&P composite index...

Home Depot profit beats Street; outlook strong

Home Depot profit beats Street; outlook strong

Home Depot’s (NYSE:HD – News) quarterly results trumped estimates as demand for home renovations perked up, and the top home improvement chain forecast a fiscal-year profit above analysts’ estimates. The news from the top home...