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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

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)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, DOW JONES, FTSE

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)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, DOW JONES, FTSE, LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE

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)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, IRAQ, GDP, BANK OF ENGLAND

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)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, HSBC, MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA

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)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, UNEMPLOYMENT, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning June 24, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the Markit ´´flash´´ manufacturing purchasing manager's index rose from 56.4 to 57.5 in June, above forecasts near 56.5. Existing home sales rose by 4.9% to a 4.89 million annual rate in May, above forecasts of 4.73m. And the national activity index rose from minus 0. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, IRAQ, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon June 23, 2014

By Comsec

It was a solid start to the trading week, the All Ordinaries Index (XAO) adding just over 31 points by the close of 0.6 per cent to 5432.7 points after China factory data came in above expectations. (Jun 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, COURT, RETAIL

Australian Dollar Outlook - 23 June 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar has come off its recent highs to start this week of trading below 0.9400. (Jun 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, IRAQ, HSBC, MANUFACTURING, GDP

A broker monitors the market from his booth during a trading session at Karachi Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning June 23, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the Economic Cycle Research Institute index was up by 4.4% on a year earlier in the latest week, down from 4.5% in the previous week. (Jun 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, IRAQ, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 5/23/14

By Comsec

In US economic news initial jobless claims rose 28,000 to 326,000 last week. US existing home sales rose by 1.3% in April to 4.65 million annual units. The increase marked only the second gains in nine months. Sales remain 6.8% lower than a year ago. (May 23)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK