Home Sales Rebound in March

US Existing Home Sales | March 2016

ESA Great Graphs | The US housing market rebounded in March after a slow February. Existing-Home Sales were up 1.5% year-over-year, and median prices notched their 49th straight annual advance.

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Buys Bounce Back to Broadcast

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ESA Great Graphs | Citing poor viewability, “rampant fraud” and ROI concerns, many advertisers shifted funds from digital to broadcast TV during 2016’s first quarter.

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Millennial Myth #417: They’re Buried in Debt

Debt Levels by Age: 2003 vs 2015

ESA Great Graphs | Is millennials’ supposed ‘mountain of debt’ just an urban myth? Could be, especially if we compare today’s age 20-to-35 population to 2003’s.

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Has the Auto Market Peaked?

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ESA Car Keys | Has the US auto market finally reached a pinnacle and begun to plateau or decline? Here are three questions that were answered with March’s decline in the market.

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US Existing Home Sales Stall in February

US Existing Home Sales | Feb 2016

ESA Great Graphs | The quick math of February’s “icy” housing market: Continued upward pricing momentum + “unshakably” low inventory levels = soft U.S. existing-home sales.

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February Auto Market Maintains Pace

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ESA Car Keys | February 2016’s auto market kept pace with a 17.4M SAAR on the strength of truck, CUV and SUV sales. Ford registered a year-over-year increase of nearly 20%.

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January Home Sales Continue Upward

Existing-Home Sales | January 2016

ESA Great Graphs | Existing-Home Sales continued trending upward in January, while average prices notched their 47th consecutive monthly year-over-year increase.

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Clicks vs Bricks: The Inventory-to-Sales Ratio

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ESA Great Graphs | What the inventory-to-sales ratio means for local retailers, and how it’s an indicator of the clicks vs. bricks share of consumer spending.

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Car Keys: Storm? Strong Start in 2016 for Automotive

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ESA Car Keys | Not even the Blizzard of 2016 could stop the US auto market from posting another solid month in January.

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Strong Finish to 2015 US Existing-Home Sales

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ESA Great Graphs | US Existing-Home Sales finished 2015 with a bang, making it the strongest year of EHS since 2006. All regions of the US were up significantly, and median prices rose for the 46th consecutive month.

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