- Barrons.com•3 days ago
The revived housing market and more-stringent lending standards have brightened the prospects for mortgage insurers. Case in point: MGIC Investment , the nation’s oldest mortgage insurer, whose shares jumped 7% last Tuesday when the company beat second-quarter earnings forecasts. Mortgage insurers protect home borrowers who made low down payments in the event of a default.
- TheStreet.com•6 days ago
Radian (RDN) stock is advancing today alongside other mortgage insurers after U.S. housing starts rose more than expected and MGIC (MTG) reported strong Q2 results.
Radian Group Inc.NYSE
After hours: 12.660.45 (3.69%) as of 7:46 PM EDT
|Bid||12.24 x 100|
|Ask||12.62 x 100|
|52wk Range||9.29 - 18.69|
|Day's Range||12.07 - 12.36|
|Avg Vol (3m)||2,801,704|
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