Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Common Testing New 52-Week Lows
March 30, 2018
Over the past few months, the share price of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac common has steadily declined – along with the prospects for housing finance reform. As Inside The GSEs went to press this week, Fannie shares were trading for roughly $1.30. The mortgage giant’s 52-week high is $3.31, its low $1.25. Freddie’s common stock currently sells for $1.30. However, midweek, on Wednesday, Freddie lost 8.89 percent of its value with Fannie declining by 7.97 percent. In subsequent days, the prices improved somewhat. Both are traded on the Over-the-Counter market, having been kicked off the New York Stock Exchange.