Radian Group Inc. (RDN)

22.76
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 22.34
Day Low/High 22.44 / 22.92
52 Wk Low/High 14.78 / 24.62
Avg Volume 1.32M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 203.28M
Market Cap 4.54B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 7.84
Div & Yield 0.01 (0.05%)

Today's Trades (Part Deux)

It's been an active trading day for me. First, I covered and later reshorted the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY). I've also added to the following longs: Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Ford (F), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Morgan Stanley...

What I'm Buying Now

I'm adding to the following longs: Ford (F), General Motors (GM), Potash Corp. (POT), Radian (RDN) and Yahoo! (YHOO). In doing so, I've moved from market neutral to slightly net long.

Baby It's Cold Outside

"(I got to get home) But, baby, you'd freeze out there (Say lend me a coat) It's up to your knees out there (You've really been grand) I thrill when you touch my hand (But don't you see) How can you do this thing to me." -- Frank Loesser, Baby It's ...

Adding to Radian Group

I have added to Radian Group (RDN).

My Shopping List

The stocks I'll buy on any more weakness are Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Wells Fargo (WFC), Bank of America (BAC), Twitter (TWTR), Potash Corp. (POT), Yahoo! (YHOO), Google (GOOG), SunEdison (SUNE), Radian (RDN), MGIC (MTG), Alibaba (BABA) ...

Whoosh! Adding to Six Longs

In the "whoosh" lower I have added to the following longs: Radian Group (RDN), Potash (POT), Twitter (TWTR), Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), and JPMorgan Chase (JPM). I am now slightly net long.

Added to Some Longs

I have just added to the following longs:  Potash (POT) at $26.45, Radian (RDN) at $18.07, Twitter (TWTR) at $27.45, Hartford Financial (HIG) at $49.14 and Yahoo! (YHOO) at $35.15. Still, I continue to remain net short in exposure.

The Feds Spook the Housing Industry

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

The Long and Short of It

Radian (RDN) is currently my largest individual equity long, while Apple (AAPL) is currently my largest individual equity short.

Added to Radian Long

I added to my Radian Group (RDN) long this morning.

Selling Some Google, Buying Some Radian

I sold a portion of my long rental of Google (GOOG) at $632 and added to Radian (RDN) at the last sale price.

Radiant About Radian

Radian Group (RDN) update. -- Improving credit ratios translates into a $0.05 EPS beat. -- Thesis intact. Radian recorded another solid gain relative to expectations. Adjusted for non-recurring items, second-quarter 2015 came in at $0.40/share - a $...

Added to a Long and a Short

I just added to my Home Depot (HD) short at $115, and I added to my Radian Group (RDN) long at $18.75.

Feeble Bounce a Win for the Bears

Today's takeaways and observations: I would call today's feeble bounce as a win for the Bears. Though SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) and PowerShares QQQ (QQQ) are about where I covered yesterday, I have some regrets. Gold has spit the bit, as we used ...

Today's Takeaways and Observations

-- Last week I wrote about buying volatility. If I was long VOL I wouldn't sell VOL today. -- We are starting to see a return to more normal levels of volatility... and to more natural price discovery. -- Strategy of buying beneficiaries of lower ra...

This Morning's Trades

I've added to Twitter (TWTR) and Radian (RDN) this morning. Both stocks are on my Best Ideas List, and I made TWTR my Trade of the Week on Monday.

Nice News for Radian

Radian Group (RDN) is upsizing a note offering, and Moody's announced plans Monday to review the company for a possible debt upgrade. Radian remains on my Best Ideas List. I added the stock at $12.69 back in November 2013.

Today's Trades

Here are my trades so far for today: I'm "all in" on closed-end municipal-bond funds now. I covered more iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) and sold more ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury ETF (TBF) I added to my Twitter (TWTR), Radian Group (R...

Today's Trades

I added to General Motors (GM), Market Vectors Agribusiness ETF (MOO), Potash (POT) and Radian Group (RDN). I shorted PowerShares QQQ Trust (QQQ) and initiated a QQQ Put position (June $109s). I reestablished a small Apple (AAPL) short.

Today's Trades

I shorted small in SPY and QQQ. I added to longs of Ford (F), General Motors (GM), Radian (RDN) and a few closed-end municipal bond funds.

Added to Radian

I have added to Radian (RDN) today and I am bidding on a scale lower. I recently updated the stock's outlook. The stock is on my Best Ideas list and is my favorite housing-related security.

The Best Charts in the Book Are All in Breakout Mode

The strongest sector right now is benefiting from interest rates talk.

Cramer: I Like Receptos and Radius, as Well as the Four Horsemen

Cramer: I Like Receptos and Radius, as Well as the Four Horsemen

Jim Cramer answers viewers' stock questions from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Now Market Neutral

With the stability/strength in financials, coupled with another five-handle drop in S&P futures (to down 15 points) and the 55-handle drop in Nasdaq futures, I have moved from a slightly net short to market neutral now. This compares to my more-than...

Today's Trades

I added to Radian (RDN) and Bank of America (BAC) longs. I shorted more Comcast (CMCSA) on the EPS report (I have no clue why the shares traded +$1.45).

Today's Trades

I added to my SPY and QQQ shorts this morning. And I added to my RDN, Potash (POT) and Twitter (TWTR) longs.

Radian Still a Best Idea

This morning, Radian (RDN) had a strong beat relative to expectations for the first quarter.  In response, I expect the shares to make a new 52-week high in the next few days. Earnings came in about 10% above consensus at $0.35 a share. The most imp...

Trades

This morning I added to the following longs: RDN, F and GM. My only short was the Trade of the Week, in which I shorted IWM.

Facebook, Radian and Twitter

I remain short Facebook (FB) (at about $85) on a trading basis. Late Friday, Robert "Not Rita" Moreno wrote the following technical observation about Facebook. While I don't fully understand it, it bears noting as many had left for the day. Meanwhil...

Today's Trades

I have added to my BB&T (BBT), Radian (RDN), General Motors (GM) and Ford (F) longs. I have also added to my SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), Caterpillar (CAT) and Facebook (FB) shorts.