Essent Group Ltd. (ESNT)

48.18
0.86 1.82
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 47.32
Open 47.18
Day Low/High 46.86 / 48.47
52 Wk Low/High 42.08 / 55.84
Volume 917.14K
Avg Volume 529.60K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 98.39M
Market Cap 4.86B
EPS 5.70
P/E Ratio 8.72
Div & Yield 0.64 (0.61%)

Latest News

This Company Sells Something Few People Actually Want, but It's Still a Winner

This Company Sells Something Few People Actually Want, but It's Still a Winner

See how this company profits from sales of Private Mortgage Insurance, and how investors can, too.

Hot Markets, Jobs, Fed Talk, Trading Essent Group: Market Recon

Hot Markets, Jobs, Fed Talk, Trading Essent Group: Market Recon

Several Fed officials spoke on Thursday. The most important comments for folks to focus upon were made by Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida. By far.

The Entire Equity Planet Is Getting Hotter, Trading Planet Fitness: Market Recon

The Entire Equity Planet Is Getting Hotter, Trading Planet Fitness: Market Recon

There are four possible headline risks that could put the kabosh on these markets.

Pseudo QE, Essent Group's Essence and Datadog-Cisco Intrique: Market Recon

Pseudo QE, Essent Group's Essence and Datadog-Cisco Intrique: Market Recon

Plus, defense contractors remain stocks to own as geopolitical risk isn't going away.

Tariffs, Jobs Report and How to Position Your Portfolio: Market Recon

Tariffs, Jobs Report and How to Position Your Portfolio: Market Recon

Market indices are close enough to their apex where profits can be taken and cash be raised intelligently.

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Putting the BLS nonfarm payrolls into perspective, and how I am thinking about Planet Fitness after earnings.

Clutch Market Performance, Quantitative Easing, Trading Essent: Market Recon

Clutch Market Performance, Quantitative Easing, Trading Essent: Market Recon

Economic growth in the U.S. has not slowed to the degree that many economists seemed to have pointed to early in the first quarter.

FOMC's Latest Policy Statement Isn't as Innocuous As You May Think: Market Recon

FOMC's Latest Policy Statement Isn't as Innocuous As You May Think: Market Recon

The notion that business fixed investment has moderated only recently undersells what's really going on here.

Here Are 8 of the Best Financial Stocks for 2018

Here Are 8 of the Best Financial Stocks for 2018

It's not surprising that several investment experts chose stocks from the financial sector when asked for their favorite investment idea for the year ahead.

Momentum Investing Is Still Alive: 5 Stock Picks That Could Benefit

Momentum Investing Is Still Alive: 5 Stock Picks That Could Benefit

Most of these names have exhibited exceptional price strength.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Another Day Without Direction

Trader's Daily Notebook: Another Day Without Direction

Let's look at 2 stocks that are in bull trends.

The Feds Spook the Housing Industry

The Feds Spook the Housing Industry

Fear of more intervention may be causing REITs and other housing-related stocks to sag.

Setting Up a Scan

Setting Up a Scan

I have narrowed my breakout watch list to four names.

Watt's Up With the Homebuilders?

Watt's Up With the Homebuilders?

We're going to see some big changes in FHFA this year.