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MGIC Investment's (MTG) CEO Pat Sinks on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Good morning, my name is Felicia and I will be your conference operator today. At this time I would like to welcome everyone to the MGIC Investment Corporation First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers remarks there will be a question-and-answer session. [Operator Instructions]. Thank you. Mr. Mike Zimmerman, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, you may begin your conference.

Term CEF Ladder #2: Mortgage Closed-End Funds Explored

2018-04-18 seekingalpha
This is the second installation in a series of planned articles exploring the concept of a Term CEF Ladder.

The Fed Is Making 2 Huge Mistakes

2018-04-17 seekingalpha
The impact of "slow growth forever" means that the Fed shouldn't be normalizing anywhere near as fast as they are.

Doug Duncan: Even U.S. Government Economists Predict Trouble Ahead

2018-04-17 seekingalpha
The chief economist for Fannie Mae (OTCQB:FNMA) is surprisingly outspoken about the troublesome outlook for the US economy. He's worried about the rising cost of debt service as outstanding credit continues to mount at the same time interest rates are starting to ratchet higher, too.

ServisFirst Bancshares' (SFBS) CEO Tom Broughton on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-04-17 seekingalpha
Good afternoon and welcome to the ServisFirst Bancshares’ Inc. First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions] After today's presentation there will be an opportunity to ask questions. [Operator Instructions] Please note this event is being recorded.

AGNC Investment's Q1 2018 Income Statement And Earnings Preview - Part 3 (Notable MBS Price Decreases)

2018-04-16 seekingalpha
I am projecting AGNC will report a combined notable net unrealized loss on available-for-sale securities and investment securities measured at FMV for the first quarter of 2018.

Buffett 1994 Lecture – ValueWalk Premium

2018-04-15 valuewalkpremium
Testing. One million, two million, three million… Somebody yelled out from the back, earlier, “I can’t hear you.” I was giving a speech a few weeks ago and the same thing happened. Somebody said, ”I can’ t hear you.” And, then someone in the front stood up and said, ”I can- Let’s change places”

Housing: Part 292 - Dodd-Frank Was An Unprecedented Assault On Working Class Homeowners

2018-04-15 seekingalpha
I have put together a new measure that helps to focus on the effects of credit collapse on home prices. I have graphed the relative prices of the median homes in each zip code in the top 20 metro areas. I split each MSA into 5 quintiles by median home price. Then, over time, I compare the relative change in those prices indexed to the year 2000 (Quintile 5 divided by Quintile 1).

Annaly Is A Good Income Investment

2018-04-15 seekingalpha
Annaly is a mortgage agency REIT, but has diversified its business and has now a better profile than peers.

Crisis to Recovery Timeline | Annual Report 2017 | St. Louis Fed

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A Policymaker's Reflections | Annual Report 2017 | St. Louis Fed

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mREIT Top Buy: 11.56% Yield, 20% Upside, Safe Haven, Strong Insider Buying, Solid Cash Flow

2018-04-13 seekingalpha
The entire REIT sector has been devastated by the fear of rising interest rates. Annaly is down 12% year-to-date.

Why the Fed Pays Interest on Banks’ Reserves | St. Louis Fed

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LIBOR And SOFR: Buy-Side, Take Over

2018-04-11 seekingalpha
Why is it so hard to find a three-month interest rate to replace the fallen LIBOR?

Mortgage refinances fall to the lowest level in a decade

2018-04-11 cnbc
Total mortgage application volume fell 1.9 percent, seasonally adjusted, from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Volume was 5.5 percent lower than the same week one year ago.

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