NYSE:AGO

Assured Guaranty Stock Forecast, Price & News

$48.29
-2.80 (-5.48 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 03:32 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$47.95
$50.62
50-Day Range
$41.43
$51.74
52-Week Range
$18.45
$52.28
Volume11,592 shs
Average Volume621,141 shs
Market Capitalization$3.69 billion
P/E Ratio12.23
Dividend Yield1.71%
Beta1.15
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surety insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIPG0585R10
Phone441-279-5700
Employees412
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$963 million
Cash Flow$4.68 per share
Book Value$69.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$402 million

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.69 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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About Assured Guaranty

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, life insurance transactions, 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.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.42 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

724th out of 1,952 stocks

Surety Insurance Industry

5th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) Frequently Asked Questions

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How were Assured Guaranty's earnings last quarter?

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 5th. The financial services provider reported $0.55 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.05. The financial services provider earned $179 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $197.31 million. Assured Guaranty had a net margin of 34.01% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.42%. The business's revenue was down 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.36 EPS.
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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 33.2% and is now trading at $48.29.
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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 Wednesday, May 5th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, June 2nd. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 18th.
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Is Assured Guaranty a good dividend stock?

Assured Guaranty pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.71%.
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What price target have analysts set for AGO?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Assured Guaranty's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Assured Guaranty's share price to reach $45.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.8%.
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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 68, Pay $4.91M)
  • Mr. Robert Adam Bailenson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55, Pay $2.84M)
  • Mr. David Allan Buzen, Chief Investment Officer & Head of Asset Management (Age 62, Pay $3.01M)
  • Ms. Gon Ling Chow, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50, Pay $2.3M)
  • Mr. Russell Brown Brewer II, Chief Surveillance Officer (Age 64, Pay $2.08M)
  • Ms. Laura Ann Bieling, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 54)
  • 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 Piotr Niemczycki's approval rating as Assured Guaranty's CEO?

4 employees have rated Assured Guaranty CEO Piotr Niemczycki on Glassdoor.com. Piotr Niemczycki has an approval rating of 64% among Assured Guaranty's employees. 64.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Assured Guaranty to a friend.

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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).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include LSV Asset Management (2.65%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.67%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.29%), Bank of Nova Scotia (0.26%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.26%) and Swiss National Bank (0.24%). Company insiders that own Assured Guaranty stock include Andrew T Feldstein, Bruce E Stern, Cary D Baetz, Dominic Frederico, Francisco L Borges, Howard Albert, Jim Evans, Laura Bieling, Robert Bailenson, 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 LSV Asset Management, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Bank of Nova Scotia, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., KBC Group NV, and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D.
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Which institutional investors are buying Assured Guaranty stock?

AGO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Strs Ohio, Ground Swell Capital LLC, Everence Capital Management Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC, TCW Group Inc., and Front Row Advisors 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.
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What is Assured Guaranty's stock price today?

One share of AGO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.29.

How much money does Assured Guaranty make?

Assured Guaranty has a market capitalization of $3.69 billion and generates $963 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Assured Guaranty have?

Assured Guaranty employs 412 workers across the globe.

What is Assured Guaranty's official website?

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

Where are Assured Guaranty's headquarters?

Assured Guaranty is headquartered at 30 WOODBOURNE AVENUE, HAMILTON D0, HM 08.

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 5/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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