Watch the Russell 2000, housing activity, and mergers and acquisitions.
Key to a China trade deal will be that both sides come away from the G-20 meeting with the feeling that progress has been made, and that the schedule of tariffs has not been expanded.
Let's check out the charts of LEN ahead of Tuesday's earnings report.
There is a deep psychological element to consider that may be most important when considering the health of the economy.
We must hope this is a pause that refreshes, or we have to expect a rate cut sometime soon.
I do think consolidation across this very fragmented industry will pick up in the quarters ahead.
How all this, plus things like the housing market's New Home Sales, are helping support the market.
Among the encouraging signs: Applications for home loans recently hit a nine-year peak and new home sales in March posted a 16-month high.
Construction spending hasn't sent ambivalent signals in 2019.
Time to break down the best bet.