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Assured Guaranty (AGO) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.23 (-0.41%)
(As of 05/20/2022 07:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
462,100 shs
Average Volume
433,989 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.59 billion
P/E Ratio
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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; and notes issued to finance infrastructure projects. It also insures and reinsures various 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. Further, it is involved in insuring and reinsuring of 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. Additionally, the company offers specialty insurance and reinsurance that include life and aircraft residual value insurance transactions; and asset management services comprising investment advisory services, including management of collateralized loan obligations, and opportunity and liquid strategy funds. 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 incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Surety insurance
Property & Casualty Insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$848 million
Cash Flow
$6.70 per share
Book Value
$93.48 per share


Net Income
$389 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.59 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/23 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

3.12 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

106th out of 1,349 stocks

Surety Insurance Industry

3rd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Assured Guaranty a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Assured Guaranty in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Assured Guaranty stock.
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Are investors shorting Assured Guaranty?

Assured Guaranty saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,140,000 shares, a decrease of 21.4% from the April 15th total of 1,450,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 439,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.6 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's stock are sold short.
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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, August 4th 2022.
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How were Assured Guaranty's earnings last quarter?

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.34 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $300 million during the quarter. Assured Guaranty had a net margin of 45.73% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.14%.
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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 4th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 17th.
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Is Assured Guaranty a good dividend stock?

Assured Guaranty pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.79%. Assured Guaranty has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Assured Guaranty is 16.05%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What guidance has Assured Guaranty issued on next quarter's earnings?

Assured Guaranty updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.88 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.85. The company issued revenue guidance of $263 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $206.80 million.

What price target have analysts set for AGO?

2 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Assured Guaranty's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Assured Guaranty's stock price to reach $70.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.4% 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:
  • Mr. Dominic John Frederico, Deputy Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 69, Pay $5.3M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Robert Adam Bailenson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56, Pay $3.17M)
  • Mr. David Allan Buzen, Chief Investment Officer & Head of Asset Management (Age 63, Pay $2.77M)
  • Ms. Gon Ling Chow, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51, Pay $2.35M)
  • Mr. Russell Brown Brewer II, Sr. Advisor (Age 65, Pay $2.18M)
  • Mr. Christopher M. Gibbons, CTO & Head of Information Technology
  • Mr. Robert S. Tucker, Sr. Managing Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Dawn Lynn Jasiak, Head of Human Capital Management
  • Mr. Howard Wayne Albert, Chief Risk Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Daniel S. Bevill, Sr. MD & Co-Head of Structured Fin.
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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.94%), Vanguard Group Inc. (12.36%), Wellington Management Group LLP (9.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.32%), State Street Corp (3.68%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.05%). Company insiders that own Assured Guaranty stock include Dominic Frederico, G Lawrence Buhl, Howard Albert, Laura Bieling, Robert Bailenson, Russell B Brewer II and Stephen Donnarumma.
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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 Boston Partners, Wellington Management Group LLP, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Kahn Brothers Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Assured Guaranty company stock in the last year include G Lawrence Buhl, Howard Albert, Laura Bieling, Robert Bailenson, and Stephen Donnarumma.
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Which major investors are buying Assured Guaranty stock?

AGO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC, Invesco Ltd., Reinhart Partners Inc., BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Walleye Trading LLC.
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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 $55.91.

How much money does Assured Guaranty make?

Assured Guaranty has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion and generates $848 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $389 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.23 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Assured Guaranty have?

Assured Guaranty employs 407 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 441-279-5701.

This page was last updated on 5/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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