Michigan-based home builder PulteGroup gained on a report showing a surprisingly large surge in construction starts. Builders last month started construction on single-family houses and apartments at the fastest rate in more than four years, the Commerce Department said. And they laid plans to build homes at an even faster pace in coming months.
PulteGroup Inc. stock gains on construction report
| Associated Press October 21, 2012
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