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NYSE:AGO

Assured Guaranty Stock Forecast, Price & News

$55.69
+0.67 (+1.22%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$54.02
$55.69
50-Day Range
$45.76
$55.69
52-Week Range
$35.31
$56.95
Volume
322,034 shs
Average Volume
422,790 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.89 billion
P/E Ratio
16.05
Dividend Yield
1.58%
Beta
1.24
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About Assured Guaranty

Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of credit protection product to the U.S. and international public finance, and structured finance markets through its subsidiaries. It operates through the following segments: Insurance and Asset Management. The Insurance segment consists of the company's domestic and foreign insurance subsidiaries and their wholly-owned subsidiaries that provide credit protection products to the U.S. and international public and structured finance markets. The Asset Management segment consists of the company's Assured Investment Management subsidiaries, which provide asset management services to outside investors as well as to the company's Insurance segment. The company was founded in August 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Surety insurance
Sub-Industry
Property & Casualty Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
G0585R10
Employees
412
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.12 billion
Cash Flow
$3.06 per share
Book Value
$82.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$362 million
Pretax Margin
33.02%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
67,183,000
Market Cap
$3.89 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/04/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/1 Dividend
11/16/2021
Dividend Payable
12/01/2021
Today
1/17/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/24/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.72 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

140th out of 1,329 stocks

Surety Insurance Industry

5th out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Assured Guaranty a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Assured Guaranty in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Assured Guaranty stock.
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How has Assured Guaranty's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Assured Guaranty's stock was trading at $36.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AGO stock has increased by 53.6% and is now trading at $55.69.
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Are investors shorting Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,570,000 shares, an increase of 22.7% from the December 15th total of 1,280,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 456,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 24th 2022.
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How were Assured Guaranty's earnings last quarter?

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The financial services provider reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.39. The financial services provider had revenue of $212 million for the quarter. Assured Guaranty had a net margin of 28.36% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.88%.
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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 Monday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 17th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, December 1st. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 16th.
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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 1.58%. Assured Guaranty has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Assured Guaranty is 25.36%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for AGO?

1 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Assured Guaranty's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Assured Guaranty's share price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Assured Guaranty's key executives?

Assured Guaranty's management team includes the following people:
  • Dominic John Frederico, Deputy Chairman, President & CEO
  • Robert Adam Bailenson, Chief Financial Officer
  • Kirk Edmunds, Chief Information Officer
  • Chris Gibbons, Chief Technology Officer
  • David A. Buzen, Chief Investment Officer & Head-Asset Management

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.

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), 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 investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%), Symmetry Partners LLC (0.01%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Assured Guaranty stock include Andrew T Feldstein, Dominic Frederico, Francisco L Borges, G Lawrence Buhl, Howard Albert, Russell B Brewer II and Thomas W Jones.
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Which major investors are selling Assured Guaranty stock?

AGO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Symmetry Partners LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Assured Guaranty company stock in the last year include Dominic Frederico, G Lawrence Buhl, Howard Albert, and Russell B Brewer II.
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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 $55.69.

How much money does Assured Guaranty make?

Assured Guaranty has a market capitalization of $3.89 billion and generates $1.12 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $362 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.47 on an earnings per share basis.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 441-279-5701.


This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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