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A steep downdraft in lumber prices in recent days has spooked equity investors who are bullish on market-leading U.S. housing stocks. The sustainability of a recovery in the U.S. housing market is far more questionable than it was a week ago.

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  • Updated December 7 4:04 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

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