Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Caterpillar, Chipotle, Constellation, Domino’s, Fannie Mae, FedEx, Harley-Davidson, IBM, Netflix, Peloton, Wingstop and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Wednesday on news that China is open to a partial trade deal, but this is said to be if the United States ends ...
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Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae Face Reality Check After Court Ruling

Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) are being sued for breach of contract for allegedly not paying promised dividends and liquidation preferences to investors. These claims were ultimately dismissed, ...
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US Federal Reserve

Mortgage-Backed Securities Losses Dominate Federal Reserve Balance Sheet

The Federal Reserve issued some updates to its balance sheet and payments data on Friday, and the long and short of the matter is that you are going to see ...
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House for Sale

Saving Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: The Pen Mightier Than the Sword

Are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac really still safe from the bankruptcy chamber? 24/7 Wall St. is looking for a reality check here and we find it surprising that the ...
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Home Ownership No Longer a Federal Goal (FNMA, FMCC)

If the US government is truly able to exit the mortgage credit market, that move will be a seismic shift in a 75-year old government commitment to underwrite home ownership ...
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BofA Starts Mortgage Cleanup Mess, For $3 Billion (BAC)

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) was just listed this morning as one of the six DJIA components with the most implied upside in 2011 this morning, and part of ...
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The Surprises in a Mortgage Refinance Economy (FMCC)

There is still free money out there if you can qualify for it... Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) has released its latest data on its second quarter cash-out refinancings, and the ...
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There is another fairly unusual list of active trader and day trader alerts out there this morning.  We are seeing news and moves in Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE: C), DragonWave Inc. ...
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Public Service Announcement: Fannie & Freddie New OTC Tickers (FNM, FRE, FNMA, FMCC)

Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) (OTC-BB: FNMA) and Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) (OTC-BB: FMCC) have both just made their 'public service announcements' showing the new tickers for the shares of their ...
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