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Two Harbors net income collapsing

Falls from $532 million in 2013 to only $10.5 million in 2014
Ben Lane
On the other hand, the company’s comprehensive income, which factors in unrealized gains on available-for-sale securities, is up nearly 276% year-over-year, rising from $101.89 million in 2013 to $383.41 million in 2014.
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Two Harbors brings $268 million prime jumbo RMBS to market

Agate Bay Mortgage Trust 2014-1 receives AAA ratings from S&P
Ben Lane
Standards & Poors Ratings Services has awarded primarily AAA ratings to the securitization’s classes due to the high quality of the collateral, among other positive indicators.
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Two Harbors increased MSRs by how much?

This is an astonishing number
Jacob Gaffney
CFO Farrell said that going forward the real estate investment trust will break out MSRs separately on the balance sheet as well as provide additional detail around servicing income and the assets collateral attributes.
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HW 30, REITs go through the wringer

REITs feel added pressure from negative investor sentiment
Brena Swanson
Real estate investment trust stocks stayed level after recording a steady decline Monday morning due to reports of negative investor sentiment. The rest of the HW 30 did not fare much better, with a majority of the stocks landing in the red.
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Housing stocks rise as investors react to government deal

Sterne Agee analyst: It’s a short-term gain, risks lie ahead
Kerri Ann Panchuk
The HW 30 – a composite of housing and mortgage finance stocks – rose Thursday as the government reopened, allowing agencies like the Federal Housing Administration to return to the business of handling FHA loans.
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Most HW 30 stocks plummet, while PHH rises on unit sale rumors

Q3 earnings expectations weaken
Kerri Ann Panchuk
Housing stocks tied to the HW 30 index compiled by HousingWire experienced an abysmal trading day Monday as the government remained closed – and Fannie Mae released a report suggesting consumers on the housing side are a little more bearish.
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Two Harbors 'buy rating' fails to boost stock

HousingWire Staff
Despite the 'buy' rating next to its name, Two Harbors' stock failed to obtain a significant boost in Wednesday trading.
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Two Harbors markets first private RMBS

Subsidiary Agate Bay sole depositor in long-awaited deal
Long-awaited private market residential mortgage-backed securitization for the young real estate investment trust Two Harbors is much closer to a reality.
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REIT makes heavy investment in rental properties

Jon Prior
Two Harbors [stock TWO][/stock] made heavy purchases on single-family rental properties during the second quarter, targeting areas that may be scraping along the bottom of the...
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Two Harbors makes progress on REO-to-rental program

Jacob Gaffney
[Update 1: Clarifies Two Harbors single family residential properties acquisitions and asset securitization program are two separate businesses in the REIT.]According to its first-quarter results, Two Harbors...
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