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NYSE:AGO

Assured Guaranty Stock Forecast, Price & News

$38.49
-0.71 (-1.81 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$38.35
Now: $38.49
$39.16
50-Day Range
$30.03
MA: $32.38
$39.20
52-Week Range
$13.64
Now: $38.49
$49.34
Volume707,109 shs
Average Volume633,161 shs
Market Capitalization$3.11 billion
P/E Ratio9.74
Dividend Yield2.10%
Beta1.15
Assured Guaranty Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to public finance, infrastructure, and structured finance markets in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Insurance and Asset Management. It offers financial guaranty insurance that protects holders of debt instruments and other monetary obligations from defaults in scheduled payments. The company insures and reinsures various debt obligations, including bonds issued by the United States state, governmental authorities 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, renewable energy, and other public finance bonds; non-U.S. public finance obligations comprising regulated utilities, infrastructure finance, sovereign and sub-sovereign, renewable energy bonds, pooled infrastructure, and other public finance obligations; and the U.S. and non-U.S. Structured finance obligations, including residential mortgage-backed securities, insurance securitization obligations, consumer receivables securities, pooled corporate obligations, financial products, and other structured finance securities. In addition, the company provides asset management services comprising investment advisory services, including management of collateralized loan obligations and opportunity funds to outside investors. 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. Assured Guaranty Ltd. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.12 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

162nd out of 1,705 stocks

Surety Insurance Industry

4th out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surety insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIPG0585R10
Phone441-279-5700
Employees441

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$963 million
Cash Flow$3.77 per share
Book Value$69.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$402 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.11 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$38.49
-0.71 (-1.81 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Assured Guaranty's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Assured Guaranty's stock was trading at $36.25 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AGO stock has increased by 6.2% and is now trading at $38.49.
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Is Assured Guaranty a buy right now?

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. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Assured Guaranty stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Assured Guaranty?

Wall Street analysts have given Assured Guaranty a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Assured Guaranty wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, February 25th 2021.
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How were Assured Guaranty's earnings last quarter?

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 10th. The financial services provider reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.09. The financial services provider earned $232 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $208.82 million. Assured Guaranty had a net margin of 34.01% and a return on equity of 4.42%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.79 EPS.
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How often does Assured Guaranty pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 17th.
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Is Assured Guaranty a good dividend stock?

Assured Guaranty pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.10%.
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What price target have analysts set for AGO?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Assured Guaranty's stock. 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 twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.5% from the stock's current price.
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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), Citigroup (C), Energy Transfer (ET), Bank of America (BAC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), The Boeing (BA), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC) and Raytheon Technologies (RTX).

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 67, Pay $5.73M)
  • Mr. Robert Adam Bailenson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54, Pay $3.06M)
  • Ms. Gon Ling Chow, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49, Pay $2.53M)
  • Mr. Russell Brown Brewer II, Chief Surveillance Officer (Age 63, Pay $2.36M)
  • Mr. David Allan Buzen, Chief Investment Officer, Head of Asset Mgmt & Sr. MD of Alternative Investments Group (Age 61)
  • Ms. Laura Ann Bieling, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 53)
  • Chris Gibbons, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Kurt Vandenberg, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Robert S. Tucker, Sr. Managing Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Ivana M. Grillo, Sr. Managing Director of HR

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%), M&R Capital Management Inc. (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%) and Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.01%). 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, Robert Bailenson, Stephen Donnarumma and Thomas W Jones.
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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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, M&R Capital Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Sowell Financial Services 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 WeBull, 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 $38.49.

How big of a company is Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty has a market capitalization of $3.11 billion and generates $963 million in revenue each year. Assured Guaranty employs 441 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 1/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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