Indexes Nudge up; Housing Stocks Move Little Either way

Gains on the stock market were pared back to more modest advances as news from the technology sector buoyed concerns over the fiscal cliff and the European debt crisis. CNNMoney reports the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained +0.11 percent, +14.75 points, ending the day at 13,169.88. The Nasdaq moved up +0.30 percent, +8.92 points, to close at 2,986.96, while the S&P nudged up +0.03 percent, +0.48 points, to close at 1,418.55. The Yahoo! Finance Manufactured Housing Composite gained +0.52 percent to close at 1212.3. Housing stocks we follow moved modestly up or down, or closed even. Nobility Homes gained the most of tracked stocks, +1.90 percent, +0.10, to end the day at 5.35. Patrick Industries, Inc. fell the most of tracked stocks, -1.83 percent, -0.29, to close at 15.23. Affiliated Managers Group 127.66 -0.96 (-0.75%). Cavco Industries 49.36 +0.16 (+0.33%). Clayton Homes, Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, as well as MH home-building, lending and other housing suppliers parent company Berkshire Hathaway 130,788 -302. (-0.23%). Champion, Liberty Homes, Deer Valley and Palm Harbor all remained unchanged. Drew Industries 30.32 +0.16 (+0.53%). Equity LifeStyle Properties 67.32 +0.22 (+0.33%). Louisiana Pacific Industries 17.56 +0.32 (+1.81%). Skyline Corp. 4.00 +0.01 (+0.25). Sun Communities, Inc. remained unchanged at 39.63. Third Avenue Value Fund (Dec. 7) 49.75 +0.20 (+0.40%). Universal Forest Products, Inc. 36.74 +0.09 (+0.25%). UMH 10.09 -0.09 (-0.88%).

mas kovach mhpronews shopping with soheyla .jp

Get our ‘read-hot’ industry-leading 

get our ‘read-hot’ industry-leading emailed headline news updates

Scroll to Top