Existing home sales continue to point upward in June, and pricing follows suit. This marks the sixth straight month of year-over-year gains for EHS.
ESA Car Keys, June 2015 | Crossovers and Pickups drive strong auto market, while new car prices reach record levels.
Great Graphs | Existing Home Sales hit a 6-year peak in May 2015, on the strength of first-time buyers.
Goldman | If millennials were to come into a sizable sum of money, over 40% of them would use it to pay down debt.
Car Keys, May 2015 | The big story for May in the auto market: Best month since July 2005. SAAR at 17.7M. All major brands saw increases.
Car Keys, April 2015 | April auto sales tally highest DSR since 2002, driven by light trucks — which now comprise 55% of new vehicle sales.
Great Graphs | Americans still watching 4.5+ hours per day of live TV. Smartphone usage up 40 minutes per day since 2012.
Great Graphs | Digital search is highly connected to physical shopping — more than we thought. Research from Google provides insight and opportunity for retailers.
Great Graphs | Why is Warren Buffett entering automotive retail? There are a few good reasons, but he can spot the math from a mile away. (WSJ)
ESA | Do credit unions write more loans because they’ve grown, or do they continue to grow because they’ve written more loans?