Assured Guaranty Company Profile (NYSE:AGO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $36.00 (34.98% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/20/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016MKM PartnersSet Price TargetBuy$40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/3/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/14/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingOutperform$32.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016Q216$0.55$273.70 millionN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2016Q116$0.64$0.43$274.55 million$245.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2016Q415$0.70$0.83$160.27 million$775.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2015Q315$0.65$1.12$143.90 million$369.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015Q215$0.63$1.83$140.43 million$695.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015Q115$0.58$0.89$135.00 million$142.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015Q414$0.62$0.50$144.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2014Q314$0.59$1.05$144.60 million$274.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014Q214$0.35$0.56$203.50 million$260.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q114$0.61$0.72$167.60 million$297.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2014Q413$0.66$0.73$172.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/11/2013Q313$0.63$0.64$190.30 million$297.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.63$0.52$202.20 million$178.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.69$1.34$213.80 million$248.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.70$0.95$198.33 million$229.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/8/2012$0.73$0.85$315.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/9/2012$0.61$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2012$0.67$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2011$0.36$4.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2011$0.85$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2011$0.86$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20161$0.60$0.60$0.60
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:1.95%
Payout Ratio:8.25% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.131.98%5/16/20165/18/20166/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/29/2016quarterly$0.132.1%3/7/20163/9/20163/23/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2015quarterly$0.121.68%11/16/201511/18/201512/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015quarterly$0.121.89%8/17/20158/19/20159/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterly$0.121.86%5/18/20155/20/20156/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015quarterly$0.121.89%2/13/20152/18/20153/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014quarterly$0.111.88%11/17/201411/19/201412/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014quarterly$0.111.99%8/18/20148/20/20149/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014quarterly$0.111.83%5/19/20145/21/20146/4/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2014quarterly$0.112.01%2/14/20142/19/20143/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013quarterly$0.101.93%11/19/201311/21/201312/5/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013quarterly$0.101.83%8/19/20138/21/20139/4/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2013quarterly$0.101.69%5/20/20135/22/20136/5/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013quarterly$0.102.11%2/19/20132/21/20133/7/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/13/2016Dominic FredericoCEOBuy13,000$25.10$326,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/17/2014Howard AlbertInsiderSell15,000$24.88$373,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/19/2014Wilbur Ross, Jr.DirectorSell4,000,000$25.43$101,720,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/31/2013Ross Group L.P. WlMajor ShareholderSell4,992,882$21.94$109,543,831.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/31/2013Wilbur L Ross JrDirectorSell5,000,000$21.94$109,700,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Neil BaronDirectorSell3,000$24.41$73,230.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 11:47 AMAssured Guaranty (AGO) Names New Alternative Investments Group Senior Managing Director - StreetInsider.com
07/25/16 08:19 PMAssured Guaranty : David A. Buzen Joins Assured Guaranty to Establish Alternative Investments Group
07/25/16 08:19 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd.: David A. Buzen Joins Assured Guaranty to Establish Alternative Investments Group
07/25/16 02:47 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd.: David A. Buzen Joins Assured Guaranty to Establish Alternative Investments Group - The Wall Street Transcript
07/25/16 10:27 AMDavid A. Buzen Joins Assured Guaranty to Establish Alternative Investments Group - [at noodls] - HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE: AGO) (the Company, or together with its subsidiaries, Assured Guaranty) announced today that Assured Guaranty has appointed David A. Buzen ...
07/22/16 02:21 PMTegean Capital Management LLC Decreased Stake in Assured Guaranty LTD (NYSE:AGO) by $8.75 Million as Shares ... - Consumer Eagle
07/22/16 10:35 AMBRIEF-Assured Guaranty files motion to lift stay and challenge the Commonwealth's Executive Orders Diverting PRHTA ... - Reuters
07/22/16 10:35 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Fundamental Star Rating Report - CML News
07/22/16 10:35 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. to Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results on August 3, 2016 - Business Wire (press release)
07/21/16 08:36 PMBRIEF-Assured Guaranty files motion to lift stay and challenge the Commonwealth's Executive Orders Diverting PRHTA Pledged Toll Revenues - * Assured guaranty files motion to lift stay and challenge commonwealth's executive orders diverting prhta pledged toll revenues not subject to clawback
07/21/16 07:50 PMAssured Guaranty Files Motion to Lift Stay and Challenge the Commonwealth’s Executive Orders Diverting PRHTA Pledged Toll Revenues Not Subject to Clawback - [Business Wire] - Assured Guaranty Ltd. released the following statement regarding the motion and form of complaint it filed today challenging the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico’s Executive Orders diverting pledged toll revenue collateral that secures the payment of bonds issued by the Puerto Rico Highways and Transportation Authority .
07/21/16 03:20 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd. to Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results on August 3, 2016 - [Business Wire] - Assured Guaranty Ltd. today announced that it will issue its financial results press release for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016 after 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (5:00 p.m.
07/21/16 02:24 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 03:27 PMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - TGP
07/19/16 02:23 PMLong Term Value Play: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - TGP
07/19/16 08:33 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 08:33 AMAssured Guaranty Limited (NYSE:AGO) Sellers Covered 14.43% of Their Shorts - Consumer Eagle
07/18/16 02:24 PMAre Analysts Bearish Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) After Last Week? - Press Telegraph
07/18/16 07:11 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Press Telegraph
07/17/16 07:06 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Fiscal Standard
07/16/16 02:20 PMAssured Guaranty Limited (NYSE:AGO) Shorts Decreased by 1.3% After Short Covering - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 06:38 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 13
07/15/16 12:56 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 13 - Equities.com
07/14/16 02:22 PMFine Capital Partners LP Decreased Stake in Assured Guaranty LTD (NYSE:AGO) by $39.34 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 11:16 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/12/16 07:53 AMStock for the Ages: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 07:53 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 07:53 AMTrading Performance and Target Watch for Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 07:53 AMOption Market: Assured Guaranty Ltd. Risk Hits A Depressed Level - CML News
07/12/16 07:04 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AGO-US : July 12, 2016 -
07/11/16 07:24 PMAGO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
07/11/16 07:09 AMCompany Stock Focus for Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 07:09 AMCompany Shares of Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Drops by -1.21% - TheFounders Daily
07/10/16 02:21 PMKroll Affirms MAC Rating at AA-plus
07/10/16 07:09 AMWere Analysts Bearish Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 02:45 PMASSURED GUARANTY LTD Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
07/08/16 02:10 PMKroll Bond Rating Agency Affirms Municipal Assurance Corp.’s AA+ Financial Strength Rating with Stable Outlook - [Business Wire] - Kroll Bond Rating Agency today affirmed its insurance financial strength rating of AA+, with a Stable Outlook, for Municipal Assurance Corp. , a financial guaranty subsidiary of Assured Guaranty Ltd.
07/08/16 10:24 AMAnalyst Favorite With Upside: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Telanagana Press
07/08/16 10:24 AMFine Capital Partners LP Decreased Stake in Assured Guaranty LTD (NYSE:AGO) by $39.34 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 07:39 PMAssured Guaranty Protects Insured Bondholders from Puerto Rico Default
07/07/16 02:22 PMAssured Guaranty Protects Insured Bondholders from Puerto Rico Default - Business Wire (press release)
07/07/16 02:21 PMNew Broker Ratings For Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - FTSE News
07/07/16 10:17 AMAssured Guaranty Protects Insured Bondholders from Puerto Rico Default - Yahoo Finance
07/07/16 10:17 AMCan Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 02:22 PMLong Term Growth Stock: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 02:22 PMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/06/16 07:09 AMInvestor Update: Dividend Stock With Strong Upside: Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) - Telanagana Press
07/05/16 08:57 AMPuerto Rico Default 'More Severe' Than Past Partial Payments: KBW -
07/04/16 07:09 AMAssured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/02/16 02:24 PMAssured Bulks Up With CIFG Acquisition

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About Assured Guaranty

Assured Guaranty logoAssured Guaranty Ltd. is a holding company. The Company provides, through its subsidiaries, credit protection products to the United States and international public finance, including infrastructure, and structured finance markets. It conducts its financial guaranty business on a direct basis through the companies, including 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). AGM provides financial guaranty insurance on debt obligations issued in the United States public finance and global infrastructure markets. MAC offers insurance and reinsurance on bonds issued by United States or municipal Governmental authorities. AGC provides insurance and reinsurance on debt obligations in the global structured finance market and offers guarantees on obligations. AGE offers financial guarantees in both the international public finance and structured finance.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Surety & Title Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AGO
  • CUSIP: G0585R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.67
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.72
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.26
  • P/E Ratio: 4.21
  • P/E Growth: 3.33
  • Market Cap: $3.58B
  • Beta: 1.9
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