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Items Tagged with 'Radian'


Private mortgage insurers start new trade group

Dedicate themselves to the return of private capital
March 7, 2014
The United States Mortgage Insurers will be backed by private capital that "enables access to housing finance for borrowers while protecting taxpayers," executives said in an email.
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Good news: Radian reports drop in delinquent mortgages

Bad news: Fewer mortgages to insure in the first place
March 6, 2014
The bad news is there are fewer mortgages to insure as the purchase mortgage origination business continues to lag. And it will likely keep getting worse as long as this keeps up.
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Radian 4Q earnings hit $36.4 million

Return to profit soars past analyst expectations
February 5, 2014
After four straight losses, Radian recorded a fourth-quarter net income of $36.4 million, or 19 cents per share, compared to a net loss of $177.3 million, or $1.34 per diluted share, a year ago, beating analysts estimations by 19 cents.
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Private MIs focus on education as lenders adapt to QM world

Radian, United Guaranty offer educational seminars, resources
January 13, 2014
Lenders and servicers are not the only ones adjusting to the enactment of the qualified mortgage rule and new servicing guidelines, mortgage insurers also took it upon themselves to educate clients in the lending space over the past several months.
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Radian knocks off 1,445 delinquencies

January 8, 2014
Radian Guaranty saw a small chunk of its delinquent inventory knocked off in the month of December, but gained even more new delinquencies.
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Private mortgage insurance helping the return of jumbo loans

Insurers rush in to meet the demand
December 31, 2013
More lenders are opening themselves up for jumbo loans and more insurers are willing to back them with private mortgage insurance.
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Radian writes $3 billion in new mortgage insurance

Delinquent inventory drops in November
December 6, 2013
Radian posted a drop in its delinquencies for the month of November, writing $3 billion in new primary mortgage insurance.
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MICA: Mortgage insurers write $8.7B in new MI business

December 3, 2013
Mortgage insurers continue writing new business, with members of the Mortgage Insurance Companies of America reporting $8.71 billion in new primary mortgage insurance volume for the month of October.
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Mortgage insurers and real estate firms soar on the HW 30

Favorable outlooks lead the way as new business keeps coming
October 16, 2013
MGIC wrote $23.1 billion in new mortgage insurance during the first nine months of 2013, setting a trend that inevitably led to a solid day on the HW 30 index of housing stocks.
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Mortgage insurance stocks look more appetizing

Investors foresee profitable futures
September 19, 2013
Investors are beginning to eye mortgage insurers again, with several suggesting the stocks could face a profitable future.
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