The following video is from Tuesday's Investor Beat, in which host Rex Moore and analysts Jason Moser and Charly Travers dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

Signs of a continuing economic recovery gave hope to the markets today. The widely followed S&P/Case-Shiller index shows housing prices up 8.1% in January, continuing a winning streak. In this installment of Investor Beat, our analysts discuss what it means for investors. Also, the stories behind four stocks making the biggest rises and falls on the market today, and two stocks our analysts will be tracking on their radar this week.

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