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

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$18.74 -0.64 (-3.30 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.38
Today's Range$18.74 - $19.43
52-Week Range$14.11 - $23.34
Volume281,800 shs
Average Volume238,777 shs
Market Capitalization$849.71 million
P/E Ratio2.97
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.96
Ambac 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
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$5.7662 per share
Book Value$36.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$267.40 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$849.71 million
Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The financial services provider reported ($1.66) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $1.96. The financial services provider had revenue of $134 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $96.21 million. Ambac Financial Group had a return on equity of 15.84% and a net margin of 36.37%. The firm's revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($3.30) earnings per share. 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, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ambac Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for AMBC?

1 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Ambac Financial Group's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Ambac Financial Group's share price to reach $20.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.7% from the stock's current price. 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 trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ambac Financial Group earned a coverage optimism score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.90%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.90%), EJF Capital LLC (4.62%), Bank of America Corp DE (4.46%) and Raging Capital Management LLC (3.34%). Company insiders that own Ambac Financial Group stock include C James Prieur and Claude Leblanc. 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 Gendell Jeffrey L, LSV Asset Management, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barclays PLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ambac Financial Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Ambac Financial Group stock?

AMBC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Raging Capital Management LLC, EJF Capital LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Squarepoint Ops LLC. Company insiders that have bought Ambac Financial Group stock in the last two years include C James Prieur and Claude Leblanc. 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 $18.74.

How big of a company is Ambac Financial Group?

Ambac Financial Group has a market capitalization of $849.71 million and generates $510.66 million in revenue each year.

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:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  221 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  321
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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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