|By Marketwired .||
|November 9, 2012 08:00 AM EST||
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A slew of positive housing information is currently contributing to increased investor interest in companies like Louisiana-Pacific and Weyerhaeuser. The National Association of Home Builders recently stated that sales of newly built family homes jumped by 5.7% in September, its fastest sales pace since April 2010. The association also stated that the number of housing markets in the U.S. displaying consistent improvement in a number of measures of strength rose by 22 for the month of November, bringing the total to 125. Louisiana-Pacific Corp. report is accessible for free by registering today at
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Quarterly earnings have also demonstrated the turnaround for the lumber market. Weyerhaeuser posted solid 3rd quarter earnings and managed to grow its net sales to $1.8 billion, up from $1.6 billion during the same quarter last year. Louisiana-Pacific also turned in a strong quarter, with sales and operating income increasing year-over-year. Weyerhaeuser Co. report is accessible for free by registering today at
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