Data Round-Up: Home Price Hit New Peak; Regional Surveys Improve in Early 2017

posted by Michael Lewis on January 31, 2017

Found in US, categorized in Macro

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Way back in 2006, FMI wrote a piece arguing that over-stimulated home prices would show no appreciation for the next decade. Today, that prediction bore fruit as the Case-Shiller index finally set a new high, up a meager +0.3% vs. its previous peak


FMI’s analyses of today’s January Chicago Purchasing Managers Index and other regional surveys, November S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, and the Conference Board’s January Consumer Confidence poll, as well as a Summary of data releases in January and a Schedule of major releases in February. 

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Michael Lewis

Mike Lewis founded Free Market Inc. (FMI) in 1982 as a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors.

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