NASDAQ:AMBC - Ambac Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$15.66
+0.56 (+3.71 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 11:07 AM ET)
Today's Range
$15.35
Now: $15.66
$15.82
50-Day Range
$14.68
MA: $16.43
$19.09
52-Week Range
$14.44
Now: $15.66
$23.34
Volume10,939 shs
Average Volume359,970 shs
Market Capitalization$712.84 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.08
Ambac Financial Group, Inc, a financial services holding company, provides financial guarantees to public and private sector clients in the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, Austria, Australia, France, and Internationally. It offers financial guarantee insurance policies; and credit derivative contracts and Interest rate derivative transactions. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surety insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMBC
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-658-7470

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$510.66 million
Cash Flow$6.2390 per share
Book Value$36.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$267.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees113
Market Cap$712.84 million
Next Earnings Date8/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 9th. The financial services provider reported ($0.20) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.04. The financial services provider had revenue of $100.37 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $79.65 million. Ambac Financial Group had a negative net margin of 37.35% and a negative return on equity of 2.12%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $7.22 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 Wednesday, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ambac Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for AMBC?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Ambac Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Ambac Financial Group's stock price to reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Ambac Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ambac Financial Group?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ambac Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ambac Financial Group.

Has Ambac Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AMBC stock have been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ambac Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Ambac Financial Group.

Are investors shorting Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,184,100 shares, an increase of 13.7% from the April 15th total of 1,920,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 266,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.2 days. Approximately 4.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Ambac Financial Group's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Ambac Financial Group own?

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 54)
  • Mr. David Trick, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Robert Bryan Eisman, Sr. MD, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 52)
  • Mr. Stephen Michael Ksenak, Sr. MD & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)
  • Mr. David Barranco, Sr. Managing Director of Restructuring & Corp. Devel. (Age 48)

Who are Ambac Financial Group's major shareholders?

Ambac Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.76%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.29%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.26%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.26%), Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC (0.20%) and ClariVest Asset Management LLC (0.19%). Company insiders that own Ambac Financial Group stock include C James Prieur, Claude Leblanc, David Trick, Jeffrey Scott Stein, R Sharon Smith and Robert Bryan Eisman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ambac Financial Group.

Which major investors are selling Ambac Financial Group stock?

AMBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rubric Capital Management LP, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, California Public Employees Retirement System, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Jennison Associates LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. and American International Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ambac Financial Group.

Which major investors are buying Ambac Financial Group stock?

AMBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc., Royce & Associates LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC and 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have bought Ambac Financial Group stock in the last two years include C James Prieur, Claude Leblanc, David Trick, Jeffrey Scott Stein, R Sharon Smith and Robert Bryan Eisman. 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 $15.56.

How big of a company is Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group has a market capitalization of $708.29 million and generates $510.66 million in revenue each year. Ambac Financial Group employs 113 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ambac Financial Group.

What is Ambac Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Ambac Financial Group is http://www.ambac.com/.

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 (NASDAQ AMBC)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  235 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  344
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 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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