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Construction Material Costs Drop

March 5, 2015

IN House Votes to End Base Project Wage

February 25, 2015

Akzo Sees Progress Amid 2014 Setbacks

February 13, 2015

Commercial Market Comes Roaring Back

February 6, 2015

Home Sweet Housing Starts in 2014

January 23, 2015

2014 Crowned 'Tallest' Year

January 22, 2015

Deal Fuels PPG’s Record Year

January 16, 2015

Construction Leaders See Drop in Pay

December 23, 2014

Housing: What Americans Want

December 18, 2014

U.S. Construction Sees a Happy New Year

December 17, 2014

Sherwin-Williams Adjusts Outlook

December 15, 2014

Construction Shows New Roles the Money

October 20, 2014

U.S. Coatings Exports on a Roll

October 10, 2014

Construction Jobs Notch 6-Year High

October 7, 2014

NY City Council Approves ‘Poor Door’

July 24, 2014

Work to Resume on 3 World Trade Center

June 30, 2014

OMA, AkzoNobel Partner on Color Study

June 9, 2014

Paint Sales Soar in Sherwin-Williams’ Q1

April 18, 2014

CA Aims to Secure Temp Worker Pay

April 14, 2014

Housing Leads Construction Comeback

March 18, 2014

Building Plastics Market Powers Up

March 10, 2014

Housing Groups Allege Pittsburgh Fraud

March 3, 2014

Developers Indicted in $3.7M Fraud

February 18, 2014

Obama Orders Contractors to Hike Wages

January 30, 2014

2014 Forecast: Brisk, with Jobs Likely

January 24, 2014

2013 Housing Starts Notch 6-Year High

January 20, 2014

PPG Paints a Green ’13

January 17, 2014

Congress Gets Priority Punch List

January 15, 2014

Wages Rise in 13 U.S. States

January 7, 2014

Housing Recovery: Starts Jump 22%

December 19, 2013

Construction Gains, But Will it Last?

December 6, 2013

Homebuilding to Hit 60.9M Units in 2017

November 4, 2013

Paint Gives New Life to Closed Shops

November 1, 2013

Construction Spending Hits 4-Year High

October 25, 2013

ACA to Congress: End the Shutdown

October 3, 2013

Building Rebound to Drive Coating Gains

September 3, 2013

Architects Report Sluggish Salaries

August 23, 2013

Rebounding CertainTeed to Reopen Plant

August 5, 2013

ACA Urges Members to Push Chemical Bill

July 30, 2013

Sherwin-Williams’ Comex Deal Hits Snag; Q2 Profit Up

July 19, 2013

PPG Reports Record Q2, Restructuring

July 19, 2013

Housing Takes Hit to 10-Month Low

July 18, 2013

Good News on Unemployment, But...

July 11, 2013

Top 20 Cities Riding Construction Wave

July 2, 2013

Residential Market Posts Big Gains

June 25, 2013

Design Billings Up as AIA 2013 Begins

June 21, 2013

Construction Job Growth Continues

June 17, 2013

Construction Nails a 4-Year Record

May 31, 2013

Stores Brighten Sherwin-Williams’ Q1

April 19, 2013

Home Building Hits 5-Year High

April 18, 2013

Coatings Market Split in Europe

April 11, 2013

Building Revival to Spur Cement Gains

February 13, 2013

Stores Fuel Sherwin-Williams’ Top Year

February 1, 2013

Contractors Gird for 2013 Challenges

January 18, 2013

PPG Profits Surge in Q4

January 15, 2013

Contractors Driven to New Careers

January 11, 2013

Sales Up, Income Down for RPM Q2

January 9, 2013

Housing Starts, Confidence Hit New High

November 27, 2012

Valspar Paints It Black in 2012

November 21, 2012

Construction to Reach $484B in 2013

October 30, 2012

Sherwin-Williams Stores Ring Up Big Q3

October 25, 2012

Housing Starts Climb to 4-Year High

October 19, 2012

Cost Cutting Drives Q3 Earnings at PPG

October 18, 2012

Material Price Hikes Pinch Contractors

October 17, 2012

Design Billings Up from 5-Month Lull

September 21, 2012

Architectural Fortunes Plunge 40%

September 18, 2012

Hammered Fix-Up Market to See Repair

September 12, 2012

U.S. Paints Poised for ‘Full Recovery’

September 10, 2012

U.S. Job Scoreboard: Construction Tops List

September 5, 2012

Cladding Market to Grow to $2.4B

August 28, 2012

Building Declines May Mask An Even Worse Truth

August 24, 2012

Home Builder Index Hits 5-Year High

August 16, 2012

Green Buildings to Save European Union?

August 8, 2012

Nonresidential Construction Slated for Upswing, AIA Says

August 7, 2012

RPM Record: Rust-Oleum Never Sleeps

July 23, 2012

Paint it Black: Earnings, Sales Momentum Builds for Sherwin-Williams Co.

July 20, 2012

Harvard’s Educated Guess: Remodeling Market Acceleration Likely

July 20, 2012

AkzoNobel Musters Q2 Revenue Gain; Costs Take Toll on Bottom Line

July 19, 2012

Building Confidence? New-Home Construction Figures Hit Four-Year High

July 19, 2012

PPG Reports New High for Earnings, will Divest Commodity Chemicals Unit

July 19, 2012

Malaise Continues for Architecture Business Conditions in June

July 18, 2012

Biggest Gain in Construction Since December 2009 Reported

July 2, 2012

Critical Review: Study Says Arts-Facility Projects Often on Shaky Ground

July 2, 2012

Design Business Climate Chills in May as Billing Index Dips Again

June 20, 2012

The Smart Money is on Housing-Market Revival, Harvard Says

June 15, 2012

Plan for U.S. Tariffs on Chinese Solar Products Sparks Heated Responses

May 18, 2012

Architecture Billings Dip in April, Ending Five-Month Rally, AIA Reports

May 16, 2012

Sailing Along: Valspar Records Higher Sales, Earnings in Latest Quarter

May 15, 2012

Modest Demand Growth for Fenestration Forecast in AAMA/WDMA Report

May 9, 2012

High-Growth Industry: Green-Roof Installations Thrive Big Time in 2011

May 3, 2012

Construction-Spending Divide: Public, Private Projects on Different Paths

May 2, 2012

Remodeling Activity Holds Steady in First Quarter, NAHB Reports

April 26, 2012

AkzoNobel: Profitability, Not an Exit, is the Plan for Decorative Paints in U.S.

April 24, 2012

Construction Begins on Calatrava Design for U. of South. Florida Polytechnic

April 24, 2012

Sales-Volume Gains Fuel Robust First Quarter for Sherwin-Williams

April 20, 2012

PPG: ‘Transformation’ Delivering Record-High Revenue, Earnings Payoff

April 20, 2012

Harvard’s Remodeling Index Forecasts ‘Healthy Growth’

April 20, 2012

Costs, Soft Demand Put Dent in AkzoNobel Q1; Sherwin-Williams Rides High

April 19, 2012

Commercial Activity Helps Power 5th Straight Gain for Architecture Billings

April 18, 2012

PPG’s Q1 Earnings to Take Hit from Restructuring Moves, Environmental Costs

April 5, 2012

RPM Rolls to Big Q3: Sales, Income up Sharply as Demand Accelerates

April 5, 2012

‘It’s Not Just the Weather,’ AGC Says of Construction-Spending Thaw

April 3, 2012

Serenity Prevails as Calatrava’s ‘Peace Bridge’ Opens in Calgary

March 21, 2012

Architecture Billings Continue Win Streak; Project Inquiries at Highest Point Since 2007

March 21, 2012

Finding its Footing: Incremental Growth Seen for U.S. Coatings Market

March 15, 2012

Construction Employment on the Rise; 28 States Show Gains in Past Year

March 14, 2012

Key Survey Report Detects Stronger Pulse for Nonresidential Construction Industry

March 1, 2012

Construction Chemicals, Coatings Help Push Sales Past $98 Billion for BASF

February 27, 2012

Architecture Billings Hint at Expansion Trend with Third Consecutive Monthly Increase

February 22, 2012

TiO2 Tab, Other Costs Put Dent in AkzoNobel’s Q4 and 2011 Bottom Line

February 16, 2012

Valspar Reports Higher Sales, Swing to a Profit for Quarter Ended Jan. 27

February 14, 2012

Report: Construction Recovery to Fuel Accelerated Coatings Demand

February 10, 2012

Light at Tunnel’s End? Survey Projects Growth in Non-residential Construction

February 1, 2012

U.S. Solar Group Says Analysis Confirms China’s ‘Battering’ of Industry

January 30, 2012

Sherwin-Williams Sales Hit New High, but Costs Continue to Pinch Profits

January 26, 2012

Construction Employment on Upswing; North Dakota, California Lead Pack

January 25, 2012

Building Momentum? Survey Suggests Fewer Layoffs are Expected This Year

January 24, 2012

‘Stalled Projects’ Database on the Move, Totaling $1.2 Billion in Projects, AIA Reports

January 20, 2012

Banner Year for PPG, as Sales Hit $14.9 Billion, Earnings Top $1B Mark

January 19, 2012

Harvard Think Tank Says Remodeling Activity will Build Momentum During 2012

January 19, 2012

Scott Copeland Joins RPM as Development Chief; will Lead ‘Robust’ Acquisition Program

January 19, 2012

Architecture Billings Rally, End Year with Uptick for Months of November, December

January 18, 2012

Architecture Degree Not the Hottest Ticket to a Job, Georgetown Study Finds

January 12, 2012

RPM Reports Strong Sales Increase; Costs Press on Bottom Line

January 5, 2012

Construction Spending Hits Highest Point Since Mid-2010, but Builders Aren’t Bullish

January 5, 2012

Industry’s Pulse Quickens a Notch: Architecture Billings Move into Positive Territory

December 21, 2011

Coalition Issues Call for Political Action to Get Construction Industry Moving

December 7, 2011

Downsized Development: ‘Smaller’ is Better, Survey on Residential Design Finds

December 7, 2011

Construction-Industry Fortunes, Employment Levels Continue to Tread Water

December 5, 2011

Industry Groups Applaud $4 Billion ‘Better Buildings’ Plan, but Say More is Needed

December 5, 2011

Construction Jobs Report Mixed; North Dakota Leads States with Employment Gains

November 29, 2011

Valspar’s Sales Post Solid Gains; One-Time Charges Produce Net Loss for Quarter, Year

November 22, 2011

Mixed Signals: Report Detects an Upside Despite Iffy Real-Estate Market

November 18, 2011

Architecture Billings Index Edges up in October, but Remains Anemic, AIA Reports

November 16, 2011

Report: Architectural Market to Fuel Turnaround for U.S. Coatings Demand

November 11, 2011

Remodeling Market Index Shows Increase in Activity, Despite Lack of Optimism

November 9, 2011

AIA, Campaigning to Get Credit Moving, Launches ‘Stalled Projects’ Database

November 8, 2011

Remodeling Activity Continues to Gain Momentum, BuildFax Index Suggests

November 7, 2011

U.S. Construction Spending Slightly Rises in September Despite Public-Sector Drops

November 3, 2011

S-W Sales up Again; Bottom Line Squeezed by Costs, 1-Time Charge

October 25, 2011

Harvard Think Tank: Continued Softening Seen for Remodeling Spending

October 25, 2011

PPG Maintains Streak: Earnings Hit New High, Sales Expand 11% in Quarter

October 21, 2011

AkzoNobel Hatches Plan to Propel Profits; Earnings Post Decline in Quarter

October 20, 2011

AIA Billings Index Fails to Sustain Any Traction

October 19, 2011

Coatings-Market Report Projects Modest Growth, Continued Geographic Shift

October 18, 2011

RPM Reports ‘Solid’ Growth; Acquires Spanish Fire Protection and Insulation Supplier

October 5, 2011

AIA Architecture Billings Gauge Ends Skid, Enters Positive Territory in August

September 21, 2011

Construction Groups Look for More from President’s Jobs Plan

September 9, 2011

AIA Offers Blueprint for Actions to Boost Construction, Economy

September 6, 2011

AIA Billings Index Takes Another Hit in July

August 17, 2011

Remodeling Activity Continuing to Show Strength, BuildFax Index Suggests

August 16, 2011

Valspar’s Sales Grow from a Year Earlier; Net Income Retreats

August 15, 2011

AIA Construction Forecast Continues to Sing the 2011 Blues; 2012 Outlook Brighter

July 28, 2011

Sales Strong, but Costs Take Toll on Earnings, Sherwin-Williams Reports

July 27, 2011

RPM on a Roll: Company Says Sales Grow 10% in Quarter, 8.5% for Year

July 25, 2011

AkzoNobel’s Revenue Maintains Upward Trend, but Profit Edges Down

July 22, 2011

Harvard Market Intelligence: Home-Improvement Spending Will Continue to Scuffle as Economic Uncertainty Persists

July 22, 2011

PPG Rides Strong Second-Quarter Sales to New Earnings Record

July 21, 2011

Slump Continues for AIA Billings Index

July 20, 2011

Parks Organizations Call for Jobs Program Modeled on Old CCC

July 13, 2011

Architecture-Billings Doldrums Persist, AIA Says

June 22, 2011

AIA Architecture Billings Index Slides Sharply in April, but is it a ‘Bump in Road’?

May 18, 2011

Valspar Sales Rise Sharply for Quarter, but Net Earnings Fall Short of Previous Year

May 16, 2011

Coatings Help Drive BASF’s 40% Surge in Sales in ‘Powerful’ Start for 2011

May 9, 2011

Growth Moves in Asia, U.S. Help Fuel 16% Gain in Revenue for AkzoNobel

April 25, 2011

Harvard’s Housing Think Tank Detects Softness in Remodeling Expansion

April 22, 2011

Sherwin-Williams Hits Sales Record as Stronger Demand Trend Continues

April 22, 2011

March Architecture Index Remains in Growth Mode, but Shows Slight Retreat from February Reading

April 20, 2011

RPM Says Results for Quarter Reflect Strengthening Market

April 7, 2011

AIA to Feds: Restore ‘Build America Bonds’ Financing Program

April 4, 2011

AIA Billings Index Edges up in February, but Demand for Services is ‘Treading Water’

March 23, 2011

AIA Billings Index Holds Steady in January

February 23, 2011

AkzoNobel’s 2010: ‘New Strategy’ Yields 12% Growth

February 17, 2011

Housing Construction Shows Life in January, but Activity Remains Well Below ‘Healthy’ Pace

February 16, 2011

New Study Forecasts Acceleration in Global Insulation Market Demand

February 15, 2011

Valspar Reports Sales Gain of 5.1%, Driven by Results for Paints, Asian Operations

February 14, 2011

AIA Survey Projects Gradual Recovery for Nonresidential Construction Spending

January 27, 2011

Demand Growth Fuels Strong 2010, Sherwin-Williams Reports

January 26, 2011

AIA Billings Index Continues Recent Rally

January 25, 2011

Market Intelligence from Harvard: Spending on Home Fix-ups on Mend

January 14, 2011

RPM Sees Gains in Sales, Earnings Despite ‘Challenges’

January 6, 2011

Construction Spending Edges up Again in November

January 3, 2011

Architecture Billings Hit Highest Mark Since 2007

December 27, 2010

Coatings Remain Key Growth Driver for PPG, CEO Says

December 16, 2010

Survey Suggests Improvement in Remodeling Market

December 2, 2010

Valspar Reports Strong Sales, Earnings Upturn for Year

November 22, 2010

S-W Sales up 8.8%; Raw-Material Costs Weigh on Profits

October 28, 2010

AkzoNobel Posts Continued Revenue, Sales Gains

October 22, 2010

Graco Reports Strong 3rd-Quarter Results; New Products Fuel Contractor Sales Gain

October 22, 2010

PPG Reports Robust Sales Gain; Earnings Hit a Record High

October 21, 2010

AIA Architecture Billings Index Enters Positive Territory

October 21, 2010

RPM Reports Minor Sales, Earnings Declines; Company Cites Action to ‘Deconsolidate’ Subsidaries

October 6, 2010

Global Coatings Organization Offers ‘Early-Bird’ Discount on Industry Report

September 14, 2010

Outlook Remains Cloudy for Commercial Real-Estate Market, Although Skid Appears Over

September 1, 2010

Report Projects Continued Acceleration of M&A Activity in Engineering, Construction

August 24, 2010

Valspar’s Sales up 10%, Net Income Rises 22%

August 18, 2010

Strong Coatings Sales Help Drive Dow’s Q2 Gains

August 4, 2010

Construction Spending Edges up in June, but Remains Below 2009 Levels

August 3, 2010

Masco Corp. Posts Sales Gain; Net Income Hit by Charges

August 2, 2010

Housing Market Scuffles, Despite New-Home Sales Gain

July 29, 2010

BASF Q2 Sales Up 30%; Chemicals Hit Record

July 29, 2010

DuPont Q2 Sales Rise 26%; Net Income Tops $1 Billion

July 28, 2010

RPM Reports Strong Upturn in Sales, Earnings

July 27, 2010

3M Earnings Top $1B in Q2, $2B for First Half

July 26, 2010

AkzoNobel Reports 13% Revenue Gain for Q2

July 23, 2010

Megaprojects, U.S. Construction on Upswing

July 23, 2010

Growth Seen for S. African Coatings Market

July 22, 2010

Sherwin-Williams’ Sales Up 10% for Q2, 6% for Half

July 22, 2010

PPG Reports Solid Gains in Sales, Income

July 16, 2010

5th Coatings Summit to Convene Jan. 17-19

July 9, 2010

Hyde Tools to Reorganize

July 7, 2010

AkzoNobel Says it Will Double China Sales by 2015

July 6, 2010

OMNOVA Reports Earnings, Sales Increases

July 1, 2010

Continued Coatings Expansion Seen for Asia-Pacific

June 28, 2010

RPM Announces Move to Address Bondex Asbestos Claims

June 1, 2010

Construction Indicator Suggests Improved Outlook

May 28, 2010

Report: Construction-Industry M&A Deals on the Rise

May 19, 2010

Valspar Reports Sharp Gains in Sales, Earnings

May 17, 2010

‘Cash for Caulkers’ Bill Moves Forward

May 7, 2010

Masco Trims Loss as Sales Edge up

May 4, 2010

BASF Reports Strong Sales, Earnings Gains

May 3, 2010

AkzoNobel Reports Revenue Increase for Q1

April 23, 2010

S-W Sales Edge up, But Earnings Retreat

April 22, 2010

Coatings Sales, Earnings Help Drive
Strong First-Quarter Results for PPG

April 15, 2010

RPM Reports Narrower Loss for Quarter

April 8, 2010

Coatings Report Forecasts Continued Expansion

April 6, 2010

OMNOVA Reports Earnings Gain

March 26, 2010

Home Sales Continue to Falter

March 25, 2010

FMI Construction Index
Hints at Improvement

March 11, 2010

Construction Spending Weakness Continues

March 3, 2010

Economic Pulse:
New-Home Sales Decline in January

March 1, 2010

U.S. Economic Growth Surges in 4th Quarter

January 29, 2010

Economic Pulse: Sales of Existing Homes Retreat

January 26, 2010

Economic Pulse: Housing Starts Decline

January 21, 2010

Economic Pulse: Construction Spending Continues Retreat

January 5, 2010

Economic Pulse: New-Home Sales Continue Rally with 6.2% Gain

November 25, 2009

Economic Pulse: Valspar Reports Sales Decline, Earnings Gain

November 24, 2009

Economic Pulse: Existing-Home Sales Rise Sharply

November 24, 2009


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