Note: The excerpt below was written earlier today by Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough. Stay tuned for further updates from our housing team.
Going back to the proverbial wood, and signaling buy on Housing.
US #HousingAccelerating remains 1 of the Top 3 Global Macro Themes in the Hedgeye Institutional Themes deck right now. Not only did US home prices accelerate (in rate of change terms) in the Core Logic data this week to +5.7%, but the supply/demand data has been improving throughout the last 3 months.
So, on days like today, we can to #FadeBeta (take the other side of the market's move) and buy our Best Ideas at the low-end of their respective risk ranges. Housing (ITB) and related companies (like OC) are some of those ideas.