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Tesla joins S&P 500, consumer confidence, new home sales

Dec. 21, 2020 1:00 AM EST

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: TESLA JOINS S&P 500 Electric car maker Tesla is set to become the biggest company ever to join the S&P 500 index. S&P Dow Jones Indices will add the company Monday morning. Shares in Tesla, led by Elon Musk, have...

FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2020 file photo, a sale pending sign is displayed outside a residential home for sale in East Derry, N.H. The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell for the second straight month as lack of available homes continue to stifle house hunters. The National Association of Realtors said Monday, Nov. 30 that its index of pending sales fell 1.1%, to 128.9 in October, down from a reading of 130.3 in September. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Fewer Americans sign contracts to buy homes in October

Nov. 30, 2020 10:29 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell for the second consecutive month as lack of available homes continues to stifle house hunters. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that its index of pending sales fell 1.1%, to 128.9 in October, down from a...

New home sales mostly unchanged in October

Nov. 25, 2020 10:47 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sales of new homes remained steady in October to a seasonally adjusted rate of 999,000 units. While the Commerce Department said October new home sales were down 0.3% from September, the government revised up its September marginally. In all, the figures did not change much from the...

Urban Outfitters earns, consumer confidence, new home sales

Nov. 23, 2020 2:10 AM EST

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: RETAIL WOES Urban Outfitters serves up its third-quarter report card Monday. Wall Street analysts expect the clothing and accessories chain will report lower earnings and revenue for the August-October quarter versus a year...