Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO), hence the stock is down -5.99% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.46% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -4.47% and the stock has fallen -1.21% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have rallied 0.95% from its 1 Year high price. On Nov 6, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $29.62 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $25.91 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $25.27.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.4% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.63%.
Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $25.22, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $25.56 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $25.14 and closed the trading day at $25.41, in the green by 2.01%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,143,161. The stock had closed at $24.91 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the CEO of Assured Guaranty Ltd, Frederico Dominic, had purchased 13,000 shares in a transaction dated on May 13, 2016. The transaction was executed at $25.1 per share with total amount equaling $326,300.
Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a holding company. The Company provides, through its operating subsidiaries, credit protection products to the United States and international public finance, including infrastructure and structured finance markets. The Company markets its financial guaranty insurance directly to issuers and underwriters of public finance and structured finance securities, as well as to investors. It conducts its financial guaranty business on a direct basis from the following companies: Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. (AGM), Municipal Assurance Corp. (MAC), Assured Guaranty Corp. (AGC), Assured Guaranty (Europe) Ltd. (AGE) and Assured Guaranty Re Ltd. (AG Re). The Company insures obligations issued in the United States. It also offers credit protection through reinsurance. The Company insures and reinsures various types of United States public finance obligations and various non-United States public finance obligations.