Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Highlights – comparisons to the same period in the prior year:
* Net income increased 13% to $249.8 million, or $0.66 per diluted share
* Pre-tax income increased 13% to $378.6 million
* Pre-tax profit margin improved 40 basis points to 11.7%
* Net sales orders increased...
[Fort Worth] – Nationwide homebuilder D.R. Horton Inc., whose latest Santa Clarita Valley community is Monument at West Hills, reported that net income for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2015 increased 11 percent to $157.7 million, or $0.42 per diluted share, from $142.5 million, or...
Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Highlights – as compared to the prior year quarter
* Net sales orders increased 40% in value to $2.1 billion and 35% in homes to 7,370
* Homes closed increased 37% in value to $2.2 billion and 29% in homes to 7,973
* Sales order backlog increased 29% in value to $2.7 billion...
Shares of the major U.S. home builders rose more than 5 percent Wednesday following the news that home prices rose nationally for the fourth consecutive month in July and maintained their strength in August.
The S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices showed a 1.5 percent price improvement in July over...
Homebuilder D.R. Horton beat Wall Street expectations Friday when it reported first-quarter profits of $27.7 million (9 cents per share), a reversal of its year-ago loss of $20.4 million (6 cents), on home-sale revenues of $885.6 million.
The company sold 4,118 homes across the country during the first...
Princess Cruises is extending the pause of its United Kingdom-based cruise vacations, sailing roundtrip from Southampton, through September 25, 2021, on Sky Princess, Regal Princess, and Island Princess.
The Biden-Harris Administration has approved California’s request to use Medicaid (Medi-Cal in California) funding to pay for voluntary COVID-19 testing for low-income students covered by the program, further supporting schools in underserved communities to reopen for in-person instruction.
After receiving athletic protocol updates from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Los Angeles Department of Public Health (LADPH) and California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), the William S. Hart Union High School District has put together a complete athletic program following all state and county guidelines.
The ability to transform data into information and insights that can elevate a business and influence decisions is at the core of the newest major being offered in California State University, Northridge’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics.
Santa Clarita Planning commissioners are expected to make a decision Tuesday regarding the proposed expansion of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital via multiple construction projects that include building a second inpatient tower.
Santa Clarita Valley educators were next in line to receive their COVID-19 vaccine shots at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Monday, more than two months after the hospital received its first batch of vaccines for hospital frontline workers.
In partnership with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, the city of Santa Clarita will launch its “Guard That Auto” campaign this spring to combat an increase in grand theft auto over the past year.