MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG)

8.46
0.35 3.97
NYSE
Prev Close 8.81
Open 8.89
Day Low/High 8.42 / 9.17
52 Wk Low/High 4.34 / 15.24
Volume 4.16M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 338.57B
Market Cap 3.01B
P/E Ratio 6.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

More Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

Boca Biff does bitcoin. "Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it." -- George Santayana In January 2004, Boca Biff made his debut in my diary. Boca Biff is a real person. He is not a composite of individuals I have met over the ...

Get Ready for a Bond Rally

Get Ready for a Bond Rally

And stocks that will benefit from the coming housing boom.

Putting D.C. in the Rearview Mirror

Putting D.C. in the Rearview Mirror

Now that the short-term crisis has passed, let's look at Sallie Mae and mortgage insurers.

Selling Radian

I'm also taking the stock off my best-ideas list. Reflecting my market pessimism, I am planning to expand my net short exposure, so I have to make some sacrifices on the long side. One such sale that I'm now making -- and I am taking the stock off o...

Back to a Mortgage Insurer

Here's my bid for MGIC Investment. I am bidding $7.20 for the private mortgage insurer MGIC Investment (MTG).

Hot Fun in D.C., Part 2: Resurrected Mortgage Insurers

Hot Fun in D.C., Part 2: Resurrected Mortgage Insurers

Virtually all roads now lead to good things for this sector.

The REIT Stuff, Austerity Relief and DOJ

Three D.C. stories that make you go 'whuh?' 

Ripest Grounds for a Spec Play, Part I

Ripest Grounds for a Spec Play, Part I

These dramatic turnarounds are bound to do very well this year. We'll start with the mortgage space.

Radian Has Room to Run

Radian Has Room to Run

The new, good business is coming fast and furious.

Mortgage Insurers Get a Lift From Washington

Mortgage Insurers Get a Lift From Washington

These stocks have become a pure play on housing finance reform.

Welcome Relationship Banking (and Fees)

Welcome Relationship Banking (and Fees)

It may just be the remaining investment bankers that are the winners here.

A Transitional Feel

A Transitional Feel

Neither bulls nor bears are asserting themselves.

No More MGIC

I have been completely stopped out of the name. Housekeeping item: I have been stopped out of the balance of my MGIC Investment (MTG) long.

Stopped Out

Discipline must trump conviction, at times. I have been stopped out of a portion of my MGIC Investment (MTG) long. Discipline must trump conviction, at times.

Update on Positions

Keeping busy. Today I added to or initiated longs in YHOO, MTG, MS, GS, BRK.B, TBT, TBF and to my TLT short.

Levels

Currently, 25 out of the 56 stocks are now eligible to buy (up from only eight a week ago). Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. There has been a break in share prices over the past week ...

Sticking With My 'Buy' Key

I just added to MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) at $4.26 after recently scaling out of most of my stock around $5.

Taking Some Profits in MTG

The shares are up from about $4 to over $5. MGIC Investment (MTG) has risen from about $4 a share to over $5 a share. I am taking some profits.

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

Let's recount the ups and downs of this ultimate plunger and paragon of speculation.

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

Let's recount the ups and downs of this ultimate plunger and paragon of speculation. "What we have learned from history is that we have not learned from history."  -- Benjamin Disraeli In January 2004, Boca Biff made his debut in my diary. No charac...

54 Levels I Would Buy

It is time for another levels update. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 54 stocks, I would only rate only four -- Ocwen (OCN), iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index...

50 Levels I Would Buy

It is time for another levels update. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 50 stocks, I would only rate only three -- ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT), ...

Levels I Would Buy

Here is an updated list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 39 stocks, I would only rate...

Do You Believe in MGIC?

If the common works, so should the debt. Do you believe in magic? In a young girls heart How the music can free her Whenever it starts And it's magic If the music is groovy It makes you feel happy Like an old time movie I'll tell you about the magic...

Levels I Would Buy

Here is an updated list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 30 stocks, I would only rate...

Levels I Would Buy

Here is an updated list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 30 stocks, I would only rate...

Levels I Would Buy

Here is an updated list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. (Note: Of the 30 stocks, I would only rate...

Levels I Would Buy

Here is a list of buy levels for selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro. As promised yesterday, presented below are my buy levels of selected stocks that I have recently mentioned on Real Money Pro: Charming Shoppes (CHRS),...

What to Own and How Much

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale.

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale. So far, the Cassandras' predictions of global collapse and failure have been proven false. Some of the most notorious bears are now turning bullish and revising their forecasts to the positiv...