The Best-Kept Secret in the Housing Sector

The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which advisor Seth Jayson and analyst Jim Mueller discuss topics across the investing world.

Sometimes the best investments are those that provide the "picks and shovels" to an industry. Seth and Jim discuss one flying below the radar of most investors that just crushed earnings. It's in the homebuilding sector, but don't let that stop you.

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