Economic Conditions

Here's How ProSales 100 Dealers Figure Into the Overall Building Product Sales Picture
 Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Aiming for 'Very Significant' Tax Reform by August Recess
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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Aiming for 'Very Significant' Tax Reform by August Recess

The Trump administration appointee said he is "primarily focused on middle class"... More

With Trump, Prepare for BOTH More Growth and a Recession
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With Trump, Prepare for BOTH More Growth and a Recession

The economy could go either way: Commentary More

Softwood Lumber Prices Increased in 2016
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Softwood Lumber Prices Increased in 2016

Price of OSB, gypsum products also rose More

These NKBA Slides Give a Great Update on K+B Spending
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These NKBA Slides Give a Great Update on K+B Spending

It's a nearly $134 billion industry, organization finds More

Are Lumber Prices a Hidden Economic Indicator? This Analyst Says Yes.
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Are Lumber Prices a Hidden Economic Indicator? This Analyst Says Yes.

Wood's rise this year suggests short-term interest hikes in 2017, Tom McClellan... More

Synthetic Roofing Underlay Will Outsell Asphaltic Version by 2020, Freedonia Predicts
Why the Fed's Rate Hike Is Good for LBM and the Construction Industry
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Why the Fed's Rate Hike Is Good for LBM and the Construction Industry

The positive results for lending, bonds, and monetary flexibility far outweigh the... More

Pros Are Paying Faster but Buying Less, BlueTarp Finds
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Pros Are Paying Faster but Buying Less, BlueTarp Finds

But credit management group's latest report indicates contractors feeling optimistic More

New Economic Indicators Point to Slowdown by LBM Customers
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