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Robert Shiller: Risk of Weakening Housing Market

With the Case-Shiller 20-City housing price index up double-digits for the 4th straight month, Robert Shiller has some choice words for CNBC viewers about the housing recovery. “Housing is a market with momentum,” he notes, “and right now, the momentum is up;” but he adds that while house prices are recovering, he remains much less opportunistic about […]

Syria Situation Escalating

Today’s market weakness came out of nowhere and is being attributed to speculation that US Secretary of State John Kerry’s strongly worded statement on Syria could be setting the table for a military strike in the next few days. John Kerry: “It is undeniable that there was a chemical attack on civilians in Syria last […]