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September 6, 2013

From the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and in an interview with CNBC, The Home Depot CEO Frank Blake said “it’s great to see the start of the recovery.” 

Blake was in New York to promote Home Depot Foundation’s Celebration of Service campaign that runs from Sept. 11 through Veterans Day. He said in the interview that Home Depot has committed more than $80 million over five years to help veterans in need.

September 6, 2013

Following its registration statement filing last month, Masonite International Corporation is set to commence trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the stock ticker symbol "DOOR."

"We are excited about this important step in Masonite’s evolution and remain focused on executing against a balanced set of business strategies to drive sustainable top and bottom line growth,” added Fred Lynch, president and CEO.

August 20, 2013

Masonite International Corporation has filed to become a U.S. reporting company on the New York Stock Exchange, with plans to withdraw its previous Form S-1 registration statement after a proposed $150 million initial public offering in February.

Additionally, the company applied for the listing of its common shares under the "DOOR" ticker symbol.

May 14, 2013

Cary, N.C.-based Ply Gem Holdings, a manufacturer of exterior building products, announced plans to launch its initial public offering of nearly 16 million shares of its common stock. 

Ply Gem plans to use the proceeds from the public offering to pay off debt, to pay transaction fees and for general corporate purposes, according to the announcement. 

The stock has been approved for listing on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PGEM.” 

March 15, 2013

For stock market advice, I always turn to my dad. He's not a stockbroker. But he has watched almost every episode of "Wall Street Week" since the mid-1970s. Now that he's retired, he sometimes watches the same episode of "Mad Money" twice in the same day. (The hands-down superiority of Louis Rukeyser over Jim Cramer will be discussed in a future editorial.)

Here's what my dad said about newly public Boise Cascade: "I like companies with tangible products — like building materials."

October 31, 2012

Long before Hurricane Sandy arrived, hardware stores throughout the Eastern Seaboard found themselves swamped with customers trying to stock up on everything from batteries to rubber gloves. But now that the worst is over -- and property damage estimates are in the $50 billion range -- the effect on the home improvement industry is coming into focus. 

November 22, 2011

In a spirited conversation on CNBC Tuesday morning, Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone delivered pointed comments on protestors and the education system. Ultimately, though, he described himself as bullish on America. 

Langone, currently chairman and president of Invemed Associates, had this advice to protestors in the Occupy Wall Street movement: "Stop bitching about where you are and do something about it."

He also pointed to weakness across the board in America's education system.

September 1, 2011

Executives of Irwin Tools and assorted tradesmen collectively rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange Thursday morning, promoting National Tradesmen Day, which is slated for Sept. 16.

November 10, 2010

Benton Harbor, Mich.-based Whirlpool kicked off its yearlong 100th anniversary celebration today with a series...

December 3, 2008

The New York Stock Exchange has moved to delist Huttig Building Products for not meeting...

December 3, 2008

The New York Stock Exchange has moved to delist Huttig Building Products for not meeting...

November 2, 2008

Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC), the San Francisco-based pro dealer, was set at press time...

November 2, 2008

Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC), the San Francisco-based pro dealer, was set at press time...

October 23, 2008

HCN Index limps into the weekend...

October 23, 2008

The New York Stock Exchange has begun proceedings to remove Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC)...

October 23, 2008

The New York Stock Exchange has begun proceedings to remove Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC)...

October 16, 2008

Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC) could lose its listing on the New York Stock Exchange...

October 16, 2008

Building Materials Holding Corp. (BMHC) could lose its listing on the New York Stock Exchange...

January 23, 2008

Wolseley’s North American division continues to suffer from the weak U.S. housing market....

January 1, 2008

The company will no longer be subject to reporting obligations to the SEC....

November 14, 2007

The company attributes the loss primarily to $504.5 million of pre-tax inventory impairment and abandonment costs....

November 8, 2007

The company made its initial public offering Nov. 9 at the New York Stock Exchange....