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

+0.03 (+0.14 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.64
50-Day Range
MA: $21.88
52-Week Range
Now: $21.64
Volume162,400 shs
Average Volume235,034 shs
Market Capitalization$985.79 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMBC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$510.66 million
Cash Flow$6.06 per share
Book Value$36.02 per share


Net Income$267.40 million


Market Cap$985.79 million
Next Earnings Date3/2/2020 (Confirmed)

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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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 7th. The financial services provider reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.18 by $0.45. The financial services provider had revenue of $216.16 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $138.68 million. Ambac Financial Group had a negative net margin of 27.53% and a positive return on equity of 10.17%. Ambac Financial Group's quarterly revenue was up 61.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.48) 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 Monday, March 2nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Ambac Financial Group.

How can I listen to Ambac Financial Group's earnings call?

Ambac Financial Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, March 2nd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for AMBC?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Ambac Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Ambac Financial Group's share price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ambac Financial Group.

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

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

Has Ambac Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AMBC stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ambac Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely 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 decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,520,000 shares, a decrease of 22.8% from the January 15th total of 1,970,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 257,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.9 days. Currently, 3.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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 shareholders include EJF Capital LLC (4.49%), State Street Corp (3.04%), Bank of America Corp DE (2.96%), Barclays PLC (2.10%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.40%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.22%). Company insiders that own Ambac Financial Group stock include Claude Leblanc, David Trick, Jeffrey Scott Stein, R Sharon Smith and Robert Bryan Eisman. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, X Square Capital LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Pinebridge Investments L.P., EJF Capital LLC, Barclays PLC and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. 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 Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Western Standard LLC, UBS Group AG and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Ambac Financial Group stock in the last two years include 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ambac Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of AMBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.64.

How big of a company is Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group has a market capitalization of $985.79 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:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  150 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  277 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  427
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 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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