NASDAQ:AMBC - Ambac Financial Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$20.22 +0.05 (+0.25 %)
(As of 06/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.17
Today's Range$20.01 - $20.28
52-Week Range$13.17 - $22.02
Volume626,700 shs
Average Volume551,643 shs
Market Capitalization$914.35 million
P/E Ratio3.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Ambac Financial Group logoAmbac Financial Group, Inc., a financial services holding company, provides financial guarantees to clients in public and private sectors worldwide. It offers financial guarantee insurance policies and credit derivative contracts for public finance, structured finance, and international finance. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surety insurance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio7.22
Current Ratio0.91
Quick Ratio0.91


Trailing P/E Ratio3.61
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$621.25 million
Price / Sales1.48
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$36.36 per share
Price / Book0.56


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-328,710,000.00
Net Margins15.31%
Return on Equity13.71%
Return on Assets1.11%


Outstanding Shares45,330,000

Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ:AMBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ambac Financial Group's stock symbol?

Ambac Financial Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMBC."

How were Ambac Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The financial services provider reported $7.22 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.09 by $6.13. The financial services provider earned $174.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $106.34 million. Ambac Financial Group had a net margin of 15.31% and a return on equity of 13.71%. Ambac Financial Group's revenue for the quarter was up 38.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($2.01) EPS. View Ambac Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is Ambac Financial Group's next earnings date?

Ambac Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ambac Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for AMBC?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Ambac Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Ambac Financial Group's stock price to reach $23.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Ambac Financial Group.

Who are some of Ambac Financial Group's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Ambac Financial Group include Essent Group (ESNT), Radian Group (RDN), NMI (NMIH), MBIA (MBI) and Syncora (SYCRF).

Who are Ambac Financial Group's key executives?

Ambac Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Claude L. LeBlanc, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. David Trick, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Robert Bryan Eisman, Sr. MD, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 51)
  • Mr. Stephen Michael Ksenak, Sr. MD & Gen. Counsel (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Barranco, Sr. Managing Director of Restructuring & Corp. Devel. (Age 47)

Has Ambac Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AMBC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ambac Financial Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.10 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Ambac Financial Group's major shareholders?

Ambac Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.69%), Gendell Jeffrey L (2.37%), Rubric Capital Management LP (1.24%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.04%), LSV Asset Management (0.83%) and Gator Capital Management LLC (0.73%). Company insiders that own Ambac Financial Group stock include C James Prieur, Claude Leblanc and Tavakoli Nader. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ambac Financial Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Ambac Financial Group stock?

AMBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, GSA Capital Partners LLP, BlackRock Inc., LSV Asset Management, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, BB&T Securities LLC, UBS Group AG and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ambac Financial Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Ambac Financial Group stock?

AMBC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gendell Jeffrey L, Rubric Capital Management LP, Gator Capital Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., CQS Cayman LP, X Square Capital LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought Ambac Financial Group stock in the last two years include C James Prieur, Claude Leblanc and Tavakoli Nader. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ambac Financial Group.

How do I buy shares of Ambac Financial Group?

Shares of AMBC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ambac Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of AMBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.22.

How big of a company is Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group has a market capitalization of $914.35 million and generates $621.25 million in revenue each year. Ambac Financial Group employs 124 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group's mailing address is ONE STATE ST PLZ, NEW YORK NY, 10004. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-658-7470 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ambac Financial Group (AMBC)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  157 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  223
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ambac Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AMBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AMBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/18/2018 by Staff

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