Stock Performance

Short Positions on Selected Mortgage Stocks

For selected firms, current stock price, 52-week high, and percentage of float being shorted.

June 2, 2015, chart covers Altisource Portfolio Solutions, Ellie Mae, Fidelity National, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Genworth, JPMorgan Chase, Nationstar, Ocwen, PHH, Radian, Stonegate Mortgage, Walter Investment and Wells Fargo.

As of June 2, 2015

Poll

HUD has announced a 25 basis point cut in FHA premiums, which is slated to take effect in late January. Is your lending shop for or against a cut in FHA premiums?

For. It should help lending volumes.
Against. The private MI sector should take on this risk, not the government.
Too early to say.
I believe the new White House may scuttle the idea so it doesn’t matter.

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