KB Home, Ryland Group and Taylor Morrison saw more activity between key settlement dates.
These stocks' ratings flip-flop on share price volatility as rising interest rates offset positive housing news.
JA Solar is downgraded to 'sell,' and Joy Global is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The chairman of the Federal Reserve says inflation is under control, but on Main Street, the cost of living is on the rise.
General Motors is upgraded to 'buy,' and Pandora is initiated with a 'sell.'
Stocks are more overvalued and more overbought than a week ago but still without confirming a market top.
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Despite its size, the IPO will create just two new members of the 10-figure club from its executive ranks. A few others could net hundreds of millions.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The Fed's latest statement confirms that it won't be coming to the rescue of depositors soon, but these institutions are worth following anyway.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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