May 27, 2016

A strong gain in futures brought some SPF buyers back into the market after a slower beginning to the week to either purchase or check on pricing.

May 20, 2016

Customers’ interest in SPF pricing and availability remained decent throughout much of the week.

May 16, 2016

Strong North American SPF lumber demand often overrode any propensity among buyers to shy away from pricing that surpassed the year’s prior highs.

May 6, 2016

SPF lumber sales slowed considerably from the week prior’s onslaught.

April 29, 2016

Early SPF lumber discounts found a floor, prices firmed and then began moving higher, ending the week well above earlier levels.

April 29, 2016

The national average price per gallon (regular) of gasoline rose 8 cents in a week.

April 25, 2016

Urgency among many mills to sell remained in place in the SPF lumber market.

April 18, 2016

Two weeks of slower sales activity placed downward pressure on SPF prices.

April 13, 2016

The market got off on a bullish foot on Wednesday. Here's how things ended up for industry stocks.

April 13, 2016

Building material and garden equipment & supplies dealers experienced the most growth last month.

April 12, 2016

Here's how HBSDealer's Top 30 publicly traded companies fared on Tuesday.

April 11, 2016

Here's how the week in trading opened for home improvement stocks.

April 11, 2016

Sales activity in the SPF lumber market slowed. Traders attributed the slower activity to the need for buyers to digest prior purchases.

April 8, 2016

What did Friday's market turn up for home improvement stocks? Click here to find out.

April 8, 2016

Gas prices maintained their spot just above the $2.00 mark, up from the previous month's $1.81 price tag.

April 7, 2016

Here's where things stood for home improvement stocks at the end of trading on Thursday.

April 6, 2016

Here's where the HBSDealer Top 30 index stood at the end of trading on Wednesday.

April 5, 2016

Here's a snapshot of Tuesday's market, as seen through the lens of the HBSDealer Top 30 publicly traded companies.

April 4, 2016

Here's what Monday's stock market shored up for HBSDealer's top 30 publicly traded home improvement companies.

April 4, 2016

The unemployment rate edged up to 5.0%, however.

April 1, 2016

Here's how hardware and building supply stocks fared in Friday's market.

April 1, 2016

Sales activity in the SPF lumber market remained robust, leading to higher prices in both the East and West.

April 1, 2016

Consumer confidence rose in March, but the optimism was centered on expectations for the future.

March 29, 2016

Stocks were up nearly across the board on Tuesday, especially LPX, which rose 6.60%.