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MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Tops Wall Streets’ Earnings Expectations, Shares Dip

MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) has beaten the market’s earnings expectations with its second quarter financial results, posting earnings per share......(read more)
Barclays PLC (ADR) (NYSE:BCS)

Do Hedge Funds Agree With Barclays PLC (ADR) (BCS)’s Top Financial Picks: Citigroup Inc (C), Manulife Financial Corporation (USA) (MFC) & MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG)

On Monday, Barclays PLC (ADR) (NYSE:BCS) released its Americas Top Picks List, in which it revealed stocks that it believes can significantly outperform......(read more)
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Can Billionaire John Griffin’s Small-Cap Picks Beat the Market?

Today, we decided to analyze the profitability of the small-cap equity holdings of billionaire John Griffin‘s $13.8 billion Blue Ridge Capital.......(read more)
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Lansdowne Partners Concentrates On Finance and Footy With Its Top Small-Cap Picks

Small-cap stocks provide investors with an opportunity to take advantage of market inefficiencies as these companies are relatively under-researched as......(read more)
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FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT) Among the Unheralded Stocks Billionaires Like

Most investors like buying stakes in big multinational companies that have enormous revenue streams and market caps. While this works fine for some investors......(read more)
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American International Group Inc (AIG), MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Prudential Financial Inc (PRU) Among Five Insurance Stocks that Billionaires Love

The insurance industry is one that has provided solid returns to its investors over the years. It is one of the main segments of activity of Berkshire......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, The Winklevoss Twins & Marc Faber

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Sony Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:SNE), Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS), MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG), Radian......(read more)
Tower Group International Ltd (NASDAQ:TWGP)

Hedge Funds Are Selling Tower Group International Ltd (TWGP)

Now, according to many investors, hedge funds are viewed as overrated, old financial tools of an era lost to time. Although there are In excess of 8,000......(read more)
Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII)

Should You Sell Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (AGII)?

What’s a smart Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) investor to do? In the eyes of many market players, hedge funds are assumed......(read more)
Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLRE)

Is Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. (GLRE) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

Is it smart to be bullish on Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLRE)? In the eyes of many traders, hedge funds are seen as delayed, old investment......(read more)
Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH)

Should You Avoid Hilltop Holdings Inc. (HTH)?

What’s a smart Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH) investor to do? In the financial world, there are dozens of gauges investors can use to watch Mr......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

American International Group Inc (AIG), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), Radian Group Inc (RDN): Why Private Mortgage Insurers Are Raking in the Dough

The housing crash that resultant financial crisis ripped the private mortgage insurance market to shreds. Over $20 billion was lost by just four companies......(read more)
MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG): Insiders and Hedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About It

To many of your peers, hedge funds are viewed as bloated, outdated financial tools of an era lost to time. Although there are over 8,000 hedge funds in......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

What American International Group Inc (AIG) Has Achieved This Year

It’s been a big year for American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG). After shaking off the remainder of its governmental ownership in the fourth......(read more)
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MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Brunswick Corporation (BC): Low-Cost, Small-Cap, and Lots of Room to Grow

Exchange-traded funds offer a convenient way to invest in sectors or niches that interest you. If you’d like to add some small-cap stocks to your......(read more)
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BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY), Groupon Inc (GRPN): Should You Invest in These Turnaround Stocks?

Turnaround stocks represent companies that are on the verge of a possible u-turn, or a revival of their fortunes. Due to their inherent volatile nature......(read more)
Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Radian Group Inc (RDN): Why You Should Consider Mortgage Finance

While the economy is finally starting to show signs of a recovery, opportunity within the finance sector can possibly still be found within an unconventional......(read more)
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Will Rising Rates Kill MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Earnings?

MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) will release its quarterly report next Tuesday, but investors haven’t waited for that report to send the stock......(read more)
AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (NYSE:AU)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (AU), NovaGold Resources Inc. (USA) (NG): John Paulson and the Dangers of Gold Investing

One of the first lessons beginning investors learn is the value of diversification in preventing big losses. But in order to reap the largest gains when......(read more)
FBL Financial Group (FFG)

Here is What Hedge Funds Think About FBL Financial Group (FFG)

Is FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) an attractive investment right now? Money managers are becoming hopeful. The number of long hedge fund bets moved up......(read more)
Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN)

Radian Group Inc (RDN), MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG): Profits to Return to These Mortgage Insurers

The US housing markets have shown considerable improvement with the help of the government’s stimulus programs. As a result, I believe mortgage......(read more)
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Tiger Cub Lee Ainslie’s Small Cap Picks Include Community Health Systems (CYH)

By going through quarterly 13F filings from hundreds of hedge funds and other notable investors, we’ve found that their most popular small cap stocks......(read more)
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HCA Holdings Inc (HCA), Capital One Financial Corp. (COF): Here’s What This $8 Billion Hedge Fund Company Has Been Buying

Every quarter, many money managers have to disclose what they’ve bought and sold, via “13F” filings. Their latest moves can shine a......(read more)
Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII)

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (AGII): Insiders Aren’t Crazy About It

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) was in 12 hedge funds’ portfolio at the end of the first quarter of 2013. AGII investors should......(read more)
MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Radian Group Inc (RDN): Why Do Institutions Love These Stocks?

The US housing markets are on their way towards a recovery, and investors, both retail and institutional, are busy trying to make sure they get a piece......(read more)
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Billionaire John Paulson’s New Stock Picks Include Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO)

In May, billionaire John Paulson’s hedge fund Paulson & Co. filed its 13F with the SEC, disclosing many of its long equity positions as of the end......(read more)
MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG)

Do Hedge Funds and Insiders Love MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG)?

Is MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) a bargain? Investors who are in the know are getting more optimistic. The number of bullish hedge fund bets rose by......(read more)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): Check out These Mortgage Insurers for a Good Play on the Housing Market Rebound

The property market is on the rebound and home prices are now on average the highest on record, according to Reuters. For the most part, the boom in property......(read more)
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Billionaire John Paulson And Insiders Are Bullish On Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) and More

In mid May, billionaire John Paulson’s Paulson & Co. filed its 13F with the SEC, disclosing many of its long equity positions in U.S. stocks as......(read more)

Bank of America Corp (BAC), MBIA Inc. (MBI): Who’s The Best Bet?

The mortgage meltdown and ensuing financial crisis took down many financial entities, plowing some completely under and leaving others barely surviving......(read more)
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Hedge Fund News: John Paulson, Facebook Inc (FB), Dell Inc. (DELL)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL), MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG), Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN),......(read more)
American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG)

Insurance News: Buffett, American International Group, Inc. (AIG) & MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG), MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG), American Financial Group (NYSE:......(read more)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG): Can It Be Boosted By Housing’s Strength?

Next Tuesday, MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG) will release its latest quarterly results. The key to making smart investment decisions on stocks reporting......(read more)

Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) & More: Billionaire John Paulson Sees ‘Considerable Upside’ in 3 Stocks

John Paulson, the New York-based hedge fund manager, is known for making bold stock market calls. The Harvard and New York University graduate, which......(read more)

Bank of America Corp (BAC): Yet Another Nagging Headache for The Bank

Hot on the heels of a $15 million Consumer Financial Protection Bureau settlement with mortgage insurers Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW), MGIC Investment......(read more)

American International Group Inc (AIG): Consumer Bureau Gives Mortgage Insurance Companies a Wrist Slap

Related tickers: American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG), The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a legal settlement with four mortgage......(read more)

American International Group Inc (AIG): Mortgage Insurers Don’t Feel the Heavy Hand of Regulators’ Fines

A settlement was announced Thursday between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and four of the nation’s top mortgage insurers over the improper......(read more)

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Zillow Inc (Z), MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG): These 5 Stocks Are Off to a Great Start in 2013

As we ease our way into April, the first quarter of 2013 is in the books. Here are some of the market’s best performers so far, and why I think......(read more)

Growth in Private Mortgage Insurers Not Enough: American International Group Inc (AIG), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), Radian Group Inc (RDN)

Following the recent run in stocks, I see mortgage insurers as being fairly valued. Capital positions have strengthened and industry fundamentals are......(read more)

How To Play The Mortgage Recovery Safely: Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR) (CS), American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC)

There are many ways to play a recovery in the mortgage market, though some angles are more treacherous than others. Investors can choose between REITs......(read more)

Growth in Private Mortgage Insurers Not Enough: American International Group Inc (AIG), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL)

Following the recent run in the stocks, I see mortgage insurers as being fairly valued. Capital positions have strengthened and the industry fundamental......(read more)
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Today’s 3 Best Stocks: Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Ford Motor Company (FORD)

It appears that nothing short of a catastrophe is going to stop the broad-based S&P 500 (S&P Indices:.INX) from challenging its all-time high......(read more)
Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF)

3 Stocks Near 52-Week Highs Worth Selling: Regions Financial Corporation (RF), Barclays PLC (ADR) (BCS), Cree, Inc. (CREE)

Not even the enacting of $85 billion in budget cuts has been enough to keep more than 50% of companies in the Motley Fool CAPS Screener from creeping......(read more)
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Whoa! These 3 Stocks Thrive in Sequestration: MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Cree, Inc. (CREE)

Since sequestration kicked in on Saturday and The End of The World As We Know It was supposed to materialize, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has packed......(read more)
Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS)

3 Stocks to Get on Your Watchlist: Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS), Endeavour Silver Corp. (CAN) (EXK)

I follow quite a lot of companies, so the usefulness of a watchlist to me cannot be overstated. Without my watchlist, I’d be unable to keep up on......(read more)
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Today’s 3 Best Stocks: Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Genworth Financial Inc (GNW)

It was more of the same today for the overall market — and yet it wasn’t. The same factors that have been driving the market higher —......(read more)
Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN)

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG), Radian Group Inc (RDN): Why Mortgage Insurers Shares Soared

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes — just in case......(read more)
Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN)

Don’t Miss These High-Flying, Potential Two-Baggers: Radian Group Inc (RDN), MBIA Inc. (MBI)

It’s been less than three weeks since I trained my eye on mortgage loan insurers, noting that they have been making an amazing recovery from their......(read more)
The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA)

The Boeing Company (BA) Soars as the Dow Stalls

In another sign of the resilience of the bull market, the markets reacted well to news that the fragile recovery in the housing market may be vulnerable......(read more)
Radian Group Inc (NYSE:RDN)

Radian Group Inc. (RDN) and More Mortgage Insurers Get Their Groove Back

Once left for dead in the aftermath of the mortgage meltdown, insurers of home mortgage loans have been feeling their oats lately. Companies like Radian......(read more)
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