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Small mortgage lenders and large banks face off

Fannie Mae: Smaller lenders to contract credit standards
July 24, 2014
Lending standards are likely to tighten at smaller and midsize lenders over the next three months, but at the same time, the smaller guys are stealing larger banks' mortgage market share.
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CoreLogic slashes 2014 mortgage origination estimate by 10%

Still reports revenue growth of 13%
July 23, 2014
CoreLogic’s second-quarter revenue increased to $349.4 million, which was also up 0.4% from 2Q13. The company said that the increase was “despite an estimated 50% contraction in U.S. mortgage volumes.”
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Freedom Mortgage originations grow despite industry pullback

Smaller lenders steal more market share
July 22, 2014
As bigger players see a contraction in originations, Freedom Mortgage is recording strong growth.
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Where is Ellie Mae moving?

Second-quarter earnings coming soon
July 21, 2014
After experiencing a temporary service outage of its origination system back in March, Ellie Mae is posting strong improvements and actually moving into a new headquarters to accommodate its growing workforce.
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Despite mortgage reductions, Huntington earnings rise

Mortgage-banking income fell $11 million
July 18, 2014
Huntington Bancshares posted a second-quarter net income of $165 million, up $14 million, or 9%, from last year. However, mortgage-banking income fell $11 million, or 33%, reflecting a 49% reduction in originations and secondary marketing revenue.
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GIF: 4 charts, 1 changed housing market

Purchase vs. refinance
July 17, 2014
Although rates have managed to stay surprisingly low, this is the first time since 2000 that the purchase market is dominating the mortgage market.
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Goldman Sachs 2Q14 earnings tick up to $9.13B

Doubles net provisions for litigation and regulatory proceedings
July 15, 2014
Posting solid growth, Goldman Sachs’ second-quarter net revenue increased to $9.13 billion, up from $8.6 billion a year ago, with earnings per share rising to $4.10 from $3.70 for the second quarter of 2013.
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JPMorgan Chase originations tumble 66% from 2013

Posts $6B 2Q net income, beats estimates
July 15, 2014
JPMorgan Chase posted second-quarter net income of $6 billion, compared with net income of $6.5 billion in the second quarter of 2013 as its originations business recorded a steep pullback.
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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs next on earnings’ horizon

Mega banks lose to smaller lenders
July 14, 2014
Next on the earnings list, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, but according to one analyst, the two will post more of the same.
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Wells Fargo originations up 31%, executive excitement not

Results defy industry trends
July 11, 2014
Despite beating analyst expectations for its second-quarter earnings, Wells Fargo executives are less than thrilled about the origination results. But not everyone in the industry shares that opinion.
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