S&P/Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Index rises

US house prices in 20 of the country's main cities and metropolitan areas rose by 0.1% in September before seasonal adjustment, according to the latest S&P/Case-Shiller report.

The 20-city composite index was up by 0.4% afrer season adjustment. 15 of 20 cities reported increases in September before seasonal adjustment; after seasonal adjustment, all 20 cities saw prices rise.