Questions tagged [case-shiller-index]

The Case-Shiller real-estate indices are useful for measuring average change in home prices in 20 major metropolitan areas in the USA.

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Should Case-Shiller be graphed logarithmically?

As the increase in value of equities, inflation indexes, and a raw “average” home price all typically grow exponentially as opposed to linearly, I would venture that graphing these prices over time is ...
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Is the PE Ratio a good indicator of when to move money in and out of the stock market

I've read much about investing, how nothing is predictable and how even the best financial manger probably wont due much better than an indexed fund. I remember reading this article that described a ...
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If Case-Shiller offers seasonally-adjusted indices, does that mean there's a good time to buy houses?

Saving up to buy a house in a few years, so right now I'm just watching the market to get a sense of the region. I noticed that the Case-Shiller index has seasonal adjustments, which make sense to me ...
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Are Shiller real-estate futures and options catching on with investors?

Robert Shiller introduced an approach for reducing exposure to macro risks using real-estate derivatives. He created a successful housing price index with help from Karl Case, the S&P Case-Shiller ...
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Can I use Case Shiller values to find an optimal time to buy in a recovering housing market?

I live in the NW US. I've been considering buying a house for some time now. But the market value of a house has been on a downward trend for years. I thought that around October last year the market ...
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Are there Investable Real Estate Indices which track Geographical Locations?

At one time there were the Shiller Case indices. I don't know if they are around anymore