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NYSE:AGOAssured Guaranty Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.04 (-0.17 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.16
50-Day Range
MA: $23.21
52-Week Range
Now: $24.16
Volume921,400 shs
Average Volume835,621 shs
Market Capitalization$2.02 billion
P/E Ratio6.66
Dividend Yield3.31%
Assured Guaranty Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to public finance, infrastructure, and structured finance markets in the United States and internationally. It offers financial guaranty insurance that protects holders of debt instruments and other monetary obligations from defaults in scheduled payments. The company insures various debt obligations, including bonds issued by the United States state or municipal governmental authorities; and notes issued to finance infrastructure projects. It also insures and reinsures various types of the U.S. public finance obligations, such as general obligation, tax-backed, municipal utility, transportation, healthcare, higher education, infrastructure, housing revenue, investor-owned utility, and other public finance bonds; and various types of non-United States public finance obligations comprising infrastructure finance, regulated utilities, pooled infrastructure, and other public finance obligations. In addition, the company insures and reinsures various types of the U.S. and non-U.S. Structured finance obligations, including pooled corporate obligations, residential mortgage-backed securities, insurance securitization obligations, consumer receivables securities, financial products, commercial receivables securities, and other structured finance securities. It markets its financial guaranty insurance directly to issuers and underwriters of public finance and structured finance securities, as well as to investors in such obligations. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.98 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surety insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$963 million
Cash Flow$3.73 per share
Book Value$77.68 per share


Net Income$402 million


Market Cap$2.02 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
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Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Assured Guaranty's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Assured Guaranty's stock was trading at $36.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AGO stock has decreased by 33.4% and is now trading at $24.16.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Assured Guaranty?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Assured Guaranty in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Assured Guaranty's next earnings date?

Assured Guaranty is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How were Assured Guaranty's earnings last quarter?

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August, 7th. The financial services provider reported $1.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.67. Assured Guaranty had a return on equity of 4.85% and a net margin of 34.43%.
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How often does Assured Guaranty pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 6th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, September 2nd. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 18th.
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What price target have analysts set for AGO?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Assured Guaranty's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Assured Guaranty's share price to reach $51.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 111.1% from the stock's current price.
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Has Assured Guaranty been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AGO stock have been trending extremely negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Assured Guaranty earned a news impact score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,860,000 shares, a decrease of 14.9% from the April 30th total of 3,360,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,120,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. Currently, 3.4% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of Assured Guaranty's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Assured Guaranty own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Assured Guaranty investors own include Delta Air Lines (DAL), Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Boeing (BA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Chevron (CVX), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and AT&T (T).

Who are Assured Guaranty's key executives?

Assured Guaranty's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dominic John Frederico, Deputy Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Robert Adam Bailenson, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Gon Ling Chow, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Russell Brown Brewer II, Chief Surveillance Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kurt Vandenberg, Chief Information Officer

What is Assured Guaranty's stock symbol?

Assured Guaranty trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AGO."

Who are Assured Guaranty's major shareholders?

Assured Guaranty's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (5.58%), LSV Asset Management (4.88%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.22%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.85%), Kahn Brothers Group Inc. DE (1.77%) and Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (1.10%). Company insiders that own Assured Guaranty stock include Andrew T Feldstein, Bruce E Stern, Cary D Baetz, Dominic Frederico, Francisco L Borges, G Lawrence Buhl, Howard Albert, Jim Evans, Laura Bieling, Patrick W Kenny, Robert Bailenson, Russell B Brewer II, Stephen Donnarumma and Thomas W Jones.
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Which institutional investors are selling Assured Guaranty stock?

AGO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Hancock Whitney Corp, and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Assured Guaranty company stock in the last year include Bruce E Stern, Dominic Frederico, Howard Albert, Laura Bieling, Robert Bailenson, and Stephen Donnarumma.
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Which institutional investors are buying Assured Guaranty stock?

AGO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Kahn Brothers Group Inc. DE, Deltec Asset Management LLC, UBS Group AG, Swiss National Bank, and Teza Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Assured Guaranty stock in the last two years include Andrew T Feldstein, Cary D Baetz, Francisco L Borges, Jim Evans, and Thomas W Jones.
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How do I buy shares of Assured Guaranty?

Shares of AGO 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 Assured Guaranty's stock price today?

One share of AGO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.16.

How big of a company is Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty has a market capitalization of $2.02 billion and generates $963 million in revenue each year. Assured Guaranty employs 312 workers across the globe.

What is Assured Guaranty's official website?

The official website for Assured Guaranty is www.assuredguaranty.com.

How can I contact Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty's mailing address is 30 WOODBOURNE AVENUE, HAMILTON D0, HM 08. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 441-279-5700 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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