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Existing Home Sales

Existing-Home Sales is a monthly report released by the National Association of Realtors showing the sales of existing homes in the U.S. These figures include single-family homes for the nation, condos and co-ops for the nation.

Headlines Around the Web

U.S. existing home sales fall, but picture mixed

Apr 20, 2012 - Financial Post

US housing market improves slightly

Feb 23, 2012 - Financial Times

U.S. home sales rise in October

Nov 22, 2011 - CBC

Toronto housing market sizzling again

Nov 04, 2011 - Financial Post

U.S. existing home sales leap 7.7%

Sep 22, 2011 - Financial Post

Articles About Existing Home Sales

Asian stock market
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon October 21, 2013

By Comsec

Australian shares faded this afternoon to end a touch lower for the first time in six days. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) fell by 0.1 per cent following the 0.9 per cent improvement on Monday. Better than expected Chinese economic news initially boosted markets and currencies at 1pm AEDT. (Oct 21)

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European Central Bank
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning October 21, 2013

By Comsec

European shares fell on Monday, trimming gains made in the previous session. German software maker SAP fell 5.8% after cutting its full-year profit outlook. The news hit the tech sector with the STOXX 600 Technology sector falling 2. German sportswear firm Adidas rose 3. (Oct 21)

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Housing
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 23, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, existing home sales fell by 1.8% to a 5.05 million annualised rate in August, short of forecasts tipping sales near 5.20 million. And the national activity index fell from 0.39 to minus 0.21 in August. (Sep 23)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 22, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the leading index rose by 0.2% in August, short of forecasts tipping a 0.4% gain. The weekly Economic Cycle Research Institute index was up 2.1% on a year ago, up from 1.7% in the previous week. (Sep 22)

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Australian Dollar Outlook - 15 September 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar continued its slide over the weekend after some figures from China were softer than expected. (Sep 15)

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Janet Yellen
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 21, 2014

By Comsec

According to minutes from the last Federal Reserve meeting some members were encouraged by recent developments: "Labor market conditions had moved noticeably closer to those viewed as normal in the longer run. (Aug 21)

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London Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 22, 2014

By Comsec

European shares eased on Monday with investors concerned about ongoing tensions between Russia and western nations. Fresh violence has flared up in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. The FTSEurofirst 300 index fell by 0.5% with the German Dax down by 1.1% while the UK FTSE lost 0. (Jul 22)

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Australian Dollar Outlook - 25 June 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian dollar declined overnight as fighting in Iraq weighs on risk appetite. (Jun 25)

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Australian Dollar Outlook - 24 June 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian dollar remains above 0.9400 cents on the back of surprisingly strong Chinese manufacturing figures. (Jun 24)

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Global Markets Overview – June 24, 2014

By IG Markets

The major development from overnight trade was news that Iraq's army enjoyed a minor victory after recapturing some territory from militants. This resulted in a sharp decline in oil prices, particularly Brent crude which is more sensitive to geopolitical issues. (Jun 24)

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