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Ambac Financial Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:AMBC)

Consensus Ratings for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.50 (9.49% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/15/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/11/2015MKM PartnersLower Price TargetNeutral$25.00 -> $16.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/29/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/8/2016        
5/10/2016Q1$1.04$4.82$126.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2016Q4$1.15$10.64$123.80 million$170.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2015Q315$0.90$3.77$129.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/10/2015Q215$0.90$5.70$130.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/11/2015Q115$0.98$4.57$120.60 million$155.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2015Q414$0.25$10.22$144.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/10/2014Q314$0.43$3.06$128.80 million$155.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2014Q214$0.59($2.51)$131.00 million$57.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2014Q114$1.01$3.31$123.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2014Q413$1.21$1.49$161.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2013Q313($0.22)$4.17$147.25 million$171.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2013Q2 2013$2.04$4.42$242.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
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Dividend History for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trading History for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/27/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy20,000$15.07$301,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/14/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy38,855$15.98$620,902.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy16,400$16.15$264,860.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/6/2016Alexander David GreeneDirectorBuy10,000$15.05$150,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/6/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy16,200$14.84$240,408.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2016David L HerzogDirectorBuy12,820$15.84$203,068.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy28,390$15.98$453,672.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/8/2016Tavakoli NaderCEOBuy61,496$12.82$788,378.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/7/2016Jeffrey Scott SteinDirectorBuy4,500$12.88$57,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/14/2015Tavakoli NaderInsiderBuy16,100$13.22$212,842.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015Tavakoli NaderInsiderBuy31,325$15.04$471,128.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/8/2015Alexander David GreeneDirectorBuy3,000$17.69$53,070.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2015Tavakoli NaderInsiderBuy15,000$16.54$248,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC)
DateHeadline
06/29/16 10:40 AMAmbac Sued Over Losses, Exposure Tied to Puerto Rican Bonds
06/29/16 10:40 AMChief Executive Officer of Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC), Nader Tavakoli, buys 3,400 shares worth $51,952
06/29/16 10:40 AMAmbac Financial Group Inc (AMBC) CEO Tavakoli Nader Bought $301400 of Stocks
06/28/16 02:33 PMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces It Has Filed a Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. Shareholders and Announces a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of August 29, 2016 – AMBC - [GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK, June 28, 2016-- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:. To: All persons or entities who purchased shares of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. between November 13, 2013 and ...
06/28/16 02:33 PMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces It Has Filed a Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. Shareholders and Announces a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of August 29, 2016 – AMBC - [GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK, June 28, 2016-- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:. To: All persons or entities who purchased shares of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. between November 13, 2013 and ...
06/17/16 10:21 AMInsider Buys of More Than $–……,………: Ambac Financial Group
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06/16/16 02:26 PMThursday 6/16 Insider Buying Report: CNXR, AMBC
06/16/16 02:26 PMThursday 6/16 Insider Buying Report: AMBC
06/14/16 07:09 AMAmbac Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AMBC-US : June 14, 2016 -
05/25/16 01:27 PMINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces the Commencement of an Investigation Into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Directors of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. - AMBC - [Accesswire] - NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 25, 2016 / Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBC) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty by the ...
05/20/16 07:07 AMAmbac Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AMBC-US : May 20, 2016 -
05/19/16 12:04 PMAMBAC FINANCIAL GROUP INC Financials -
05/18/16 07:54 PMStockholders Overwhelmingly Support Ambac’s Full Director Slate at Company’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders - NEW YORK, May 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ("Ambac" or the “Company”), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial guarantees and other financial services ...
05/18/16 04:24 PMAMBAC FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/18/16 04:17 PMPuerto Rico governor puts road agency under emergency decree -
05/18/16 02:47 PMAmbac Financial Group Inc. (AMBC) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for May 16 - Ambac Financial Group Inc. (AMBC) experienced unusually high volume on May. 16, as the stock lost 2.28% to a closing price of $15.40. The stock saw 474,163 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,701 trades. Given that the stock’s average ...
05/18/16 01:58 PMPuerto Rico transportation agency under emergency state -
05/17/16 07:57 PMAmbac Financial : Comments on Canyons Decision to Withdraw its Proxy Contest - (GlobeNewswire) - Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ("Ambac"), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial guarantees and other financial services, today commented on Canyon Capitals (Canyon ...
05/16/16 01:22 PMAmbac Comments on Canyon's Decision to Withdraw its Proxy Contest - [at noodls] - May 16, 2016 NEW YORK, May 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial ...
05/16/16 01:03 PMAmbac Comments on Canyon’s Decision to Withdraw its Proxy Contest - [GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK, May 16, 2016-- Ambac Financial Group, Inc., a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial guarantees and other financial services, today commented ...
05/15/16 10:01 AM11:01 am Ambac shareholder Canyon Capital withdraws its proxy materials after recent actions by its Board -
05/13/16 03:04 PMAmbac Financial : Canyon Capital Withdraws Proxy Materials and Urges Rejection of Management's Compensation Proposal - and manager of funds and accounts that own almost 5% of the outstanding shares of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMBC) ("Ambac" or the "Company"), has determined to withdraw its proxy materials filed in connection with the Company's 2016 Annual ...
05/13/16 03:04 PMAmbac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) Board to Undergo Investigation for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty - Levi & Korsinsky, LLP will start an investigation into the Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) Board of Directors for possible breaches of fiduciary duties. The announcement was made on May 12. They have also asked to be contacted for additional ...
05/13/16 10:46 AMCanyon Capital calls off proxy fight with Ambac -
05/13/16 09:59 AMCanyon Capital Withdraws Proxy Materials and Urges Rejection of Management's Compensation Proposal - [PR Newswire] - LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Canyon Capital Advisors LLC ("Canyon Capital"), a leading alternative asset manager serving institutional clients worldwide, and manager of funds and ...
05/13/16 08:58 AMAmbac Announces Update at the Segregated Account - [at noodls] - May 13, 2016 NEW YORK, May 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation ('AAC'), provide ...
05/12/16 02:21 PM[$$] Ambac: turnabout and fair play - [at Financial Times] - Call it the "reverse vulture". Taking a position in debt in order to seize control of equity is a proven strategy for investors in wobbly companies. Canyon Capital is trying the opposite. Canyon, ...
05/12/16 10:00 AMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces the Commencement of an Investigation Into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Directors of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. -- AMBC - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBC) concerning possible breaches of fiduciary duty by the Board ...
05/12/16 09:36 AMAmbac Financial Group, Inc. :AMBC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/11/16 04:15 PMNewman Ferrara LLP Announces Corporate Governance Investigation of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. - AMBC - [Business Wire] - Newman Ferrara LLP is conducting an investigation on behalf of shareholders of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. into potential breaches of fiduciary duty by the Company’s Board of Directors .
05/11/16 12:08 PMEdited Transcript of AMBC earnings conference call or presentation 11-May-16 12:30pm GMT -
05/11/16 07:38 AMAmbac sues Puerto Rico highway agency over toll road deal - [Reuters] - Ambac Financial Group Inc., a bond insurer with significant exposure to Puerto Rico, on Wednesday said it has sued the island's highway authority to block a lease extension for the operation of two toll roads in the U.S. territory. Ambac said the 10-year lease extension, granted last month, could divert $115 million from the cash-strapped Puerto Rico Highways and Transportation Authority, or PRHTA, to Autopistas Metropolitanas de Puerto Rico LLC, a joint venture of Spain's Abertis and Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners. In its suit filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, Ambac seeks the appointment of an interim receiver for PRHTA.
05/11/16 07:30 AMAmbac Financial Group Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 8:30 am ET today -
05/11/16 06:52 AMAmbac Files Lawsuit to Protect Against Improper Siphoning of Money from PRHTA - [at noodls] - May 11, 2016 NEW YORK, May 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation ('Ambac Assurance'), ...
05/11/16 05:02 AMAMBAC FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
05/11/16 01:15 AMAmbac Financial Group Inc.: Ambac Announces First Quarter 2016 Results - NEW YORK, May 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation ('AAC'), provide financial guarantees and other financial services, today reported ...
05/10/16 06:56 PMAmbac posts 1Q profit -
05/10/16 05:08 PMAmbac Announces First Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - May 10, 2016 First Quarter 2016 Operating Earnings of $218.1 million or $4.82 per Diluted Share First Quarter 2016 Net Income of $9.4 million or $0.21 per Diluted Share Adjusted Book Value per Share Increased ...
05/10/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Ambac Financial Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
05/09/16 07:58 AMLeading Proxy Advisory Firms ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Stockholders Vote FOR All of Ambac's Nominees and NOT for Canyon's Nominee and Agenda - [at noodls] - May 9, 2016 NEW YORK, May 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial ...
05/09/16 07:30 AMLeading Proxy Advisory Firms ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Stockholders Vote FOR All of Ambac’s Nominees and NOT for Canyon’s Nominee and Agenda - [GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK, May 09, 2016-- Ambac Financial Group, Inc., a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation, provide financial guarantees and other financial services, today announced ...
05/05/16 03:50 PMETF’s with exposure to Ambac Financial Group, Inc. : May 5, 2016 -
05/05/16 02:02 PMAmbac shareholder urges Canyon Capital to drop proxy fight -
05/04/16 08:04 PMAmbac Finl Grp (AMBC) Provides Updates to Shareholders - NEW YORK, May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) (“Ambac”), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation (“Ambac Assurance”), provide financial guarantees and other financial ...
05/04/16 05:21 PMAmbac Provides Updates to Shareholders - [at noodls] - May 4, 2016 NEW YORK, May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation ('Ambac Assurance'), ...
05/04/16 07:55 AMAmbac Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AMBC-US : May 4, 2016 -
05/02/16 10:30 PMCanyon Capital Releases Compensation Analysis of Ambac CEO Nader Tavakoli and Board of Directors - [PR Newswire] - LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Canyon Capital Advisors LLC ("Canyon Capital"), a leading alternative asset manager serving institutional clients worldwide, and manager of funds and accounts that own almost 5% of the outstanding shares of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (AMBC) ("Ambac" or the "Company"), today released a comparative compensation analysis based on the work of expert Brian T. Foley.
04/29/16 03:47 PMAmbac Announces Disapproval of Interest Payments of Surplus Notes - [at noodls] - April 29, 2016 NEW YORK, April 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries, including Ambac Assurance Corporation ('AAC'), provide ...
04/29/16 08:35 AMAmbac to Release First Quarter 2016 Earnings on May 10, 2016 - [at noodls] - April 29, 2016 NEW YORK, April 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMBC) ('Ambac'), a holding company whose subsidiaries provide financial guarantees and other financial services, ...
About Ambac Financial Group

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Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Surety & Title Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AMBC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.17
  • P/E Ratio: 2.48
  • P/E Growth: 0.23
  • Market Cap: $705.87M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.25 EPS
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