MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) : Permit Capital scooped up 100,000 additional shares in MGIC Investment Corp. during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 437,500 shares of MGIC Investment Corp. which is valued at $3,246,250.MGIC Investment Corp. makes up approximately 2.12% of Permit Capital’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Geode Capital Management boosted its stake in MTG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 46,192 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,244,736 shares of MGIC Investment Corp. which is valued at $16,655,941. MGIC Investment Corp. makes up approx 0.01% of Geode Capital Management’s portfolio.Tiaa Cref Investment Management boosted its stake in MTG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 215,637 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,408,207 shares of MGIC Investment Corp. which is valued at $10,448,896. MGIC Investment Corp. makes up approx 0.01% of Tiaa Cref Investment Management’s portfolio. Airain Ltd added MTG to its portfolio by purchasing 158,664 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,188,393. MGIC Investment Corp. makes up approx 0.07% of Airain Ltd’s portfolio.
MGIC Investment Corp. opened for trading at $8.1 and hit $8.145 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $8.11, with a gain of 0.25% or 0.02 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 52,78,622 shares. Company has a market cap of $2,763 M.
On the company’s financial health, MGIC Investment Corp. reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.20. The company had revenue of $263.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $254.41 million. The company’s revenue was up 8.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.28 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on MGIC Investment Corp.. Company shares were Upgraded by Compass Point on Jul 20, 2016 to ” Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 9 from a previous price target of $8.50 .Company shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Jul 20, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 9 from a previous price target of $7.50 .MGIC Investment Corp. was Upgraded by FBR Capital to ” Outperform” on Jun 30, 2016.
MGIC Investment Corporation is a holding company. Through its wholly owned subsidiaries the Company provides private mortgage insurance and ancillary services. The Companys subsidiaries include Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC) and MGIC Indemnity Corporation (MIC). The Company provides mortgage insurance to lenders throughout the United States and to Government sponsored entities to protect against loss from defaults on low down payment residential mortgage loans. Its principal product is primary mortgage insurance. Primary insurance provides mortgage default protection on individual loans and covers unpaid loan principal delinquent interest and certain expenses associated with the default and subsequent foreclosure or sale approved by the Company. Through certain other non-insurance subsidiaries it also provides various services for the mortgage finance industry such as contract underwriting and portfolio analysis and retention.