With the shifting of market fortunes over the past year, we’ve seen a major rotation. Growth stocks are out. Meanwhile, investors have gravitated to value and dividend stocks. That’s an entirely logical reaction, as these sorts of stocks tend to hold up better during bear markets and recessions. However, the rush of money into these…

Most news from the Capitol this month has centered around the bipartisan infrastructure bill that President Joe Biden signed into law earlier this week. It allocates significant funding for all things related to infrastructure, including electric vehicle charging. Now, lawmakers have switched their focus to a softer side of infrastructure, as debate heats up around…

The strong housing market has been a catalyst for housing stocks. And it appears this rally has legs. You only need a basic understanding of economics to know that there is inflation in the economy. Yes, the core Consumer Price Index (CPI) came in lower than expected in September. But for many households and small…

The housing market is on fire. Source: Shutterstock This past Tuesday, the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index showed that U.S. home prices set another record in May, rising nearly 17% year-over-year. But you didn’t need me to rattle off that data point to prove to you that the housing market is red-hot right now.…

Very few investment sectors have caused as much headaches for covering analysts than the broader real estate market. With an explosive bull market that continues to pull like a freight train, industry professionals have been left flabbergasted, let alone the everyday folks that simply want a piece of the American Dream. However, many of these…