Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to ETFdb.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
Etfdb logo

Perhaps no sector is more of a battle ground than the homebuilder stocks. Since the recession, the homebuilders could only be described as a roller-coaster, full of ups and downs. After the crisis decimated the sector, housing remained pretty much in the dumps for years – that is, until recently. A variety of measures and the growing economy made it easier for many consumers to afford to jump into the housing market.

But at the same time, rising rates and home prices have kept a tight lid on home buying.

For the stocks and ETFs that track the sector, like SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF (XHB), it’s been a constant battle of give and take. The question now is what exactly is in store for the major homebuilding ETFs. And perhaps more importantly, is it worth the gamble in your portfolio?

To learn more about ETF Investing Strategies, click here.

To read the Full Story, Start All Access Pass or Log In

Popular Articles

News

Commodity ETFs Surge As Investors Hedge Volatility

As a way to hedge against heightened volatility in the equities market, more investors are...

Practice Management

Understanding the Habits of the Wealthy

Seeking to understand the habits of your current wealthy clients or looking for new wealthy...

News

Smart Beta ETFs Are Backed by Years of Experience

Money managers who have years of experience in traditional active management are also finding...