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Nationstar to fund MSR purchases with stock offering

Announces plans to sell 17.5 million shares of common stock
In the last month, Nationstar Mortgage reached two separate agreements with Ocwen Financial to purchase nearly $35 billion worth of mortgage servicing rights. Nationstar is planning to fund those purchases by executing a public offering of common stock.
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NYSE canceling suspicious Home Depot stock trades

Stock plummeted nearly 10% in less than a minute
The New York Stock Exchange reviewed and subsequently canceled a series of trades involving Home Depot that took place during a one-minute period on Tuesday, according to a report from Marketwatch.
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What happened to the “taper tantrum?”

Mortgage yields recover from first QE announcements
When the Federal Reserve first announced the start of quantitative easing, the stock markets furiously reacted, becoming what is now referred to as the "taper tantrum." Fast forward more than half a year and where can this be seen in the market now?
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The vindication of Nationstar Mortgage

Solutionstar to become "TurboTax of real estate"
Our exclusive chat with Nationstar CEO Jay Bray follows up on his March profile in HousingWire magazine, where he explained the structure of the company and how it could reorganize to meet the challenges of the mortgage markets. The company's 2Q results prove Bray was right all along.
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Hey CNBC, shut up about millennials already

Your advice is patronizing, contradictory and just plain wrong
CNBC’s analysts seem to view millennials as a giant homogenous mound of humans who all think the same way, look the same way, do the same things and look at the world in the exact same way. And every day, CNBC’s analysts opine on why millennials aren’t buying homes, or buying stocks or buying whatever else it is that CNBC thinks is important that day.
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Nonbanks expect big year for MSRs

Nationstar, Walter, Ocwen, soar on HW 30
Nonbanks are experiencing a strong day on the stock market, following positive first-quarter earning reports. MSR transfer activity is still occurring and more importantly, the long-term pipeline of opportunities is very healthy.
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5 things Ocwen did to quiet critics

Missed consensus on earnings
On its conference call with investors and in its earnings, Ocwen Financial sought to limit concerns about the many issues the mega mortgage servicer is facing. Here are the most important takeaways.
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Ocwen is the biggest loser on the HW 30

Other stocks soar after Yellen paints optimistic economy
Stocks surged on Tuesday following Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s optimistic view about the economy, unemployment and the prospect of inflation, helping to raise all major indices.
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