Archive for the Fannie Mae Category


Pershing H1: Recent DC Action On Fannie Not Priced Into Shares

Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square H1 2017 letter to investors is out see below for highlights Get Our Activist Investing Case Study! Get the entire 10-part series on our in-depth study on activist investing in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or print it out to read anywhere! Sign up below! […]

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Taking Over Fannie And Freddie: Perjury Or Bust?

Fannie Mae (OTCQB:FNMA) and Freddie Mac (OTCQB:FMCC) are two Fortune 50 companies that the government has held in conservatorship since 2008 governed by HERA which was passed into law in 2008. HERA created FHFA, the Federal Housing Finance Agency and permitted the agency to place the two companies into conservatorship if they met certain conditions. […]

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Fannie Mae keeps economic growth projections unchanged despite …

As tension mounts in Washington, Fannie Mae kept its annual growth predictions unchanged for 2017. The company explained even a potential government shutdown won’t be enough to derail the projected growth. And a government shutdown isn’t the only political tension lingering. Fannie Mae also mentioned the looming geopolitical tensions which pose risks to the economy. Fannie […]

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Fannie Mae Prices $1.069 Billion Connecticut Avenue Securities Risk Sharing Deal

“We saw strong interest for our CAS 2017-C06 transaction, despite the increase in global market volatility seen over the last few weeks, and continue to see new investors in the program.” said Laurel Davis, vice president of credit risk transfer, Fannie Mae. “Our next and likely final CAS transaction of 2017 is scheduled for late […]

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Fannie Shareholders Press Government to Stop Postponing the Inevitable

The needless exercise in pulling teeth continues as shareholders in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were forced yet again this week to seek a court order to get access to documents that have no business remaining walled off. The three-year battle to open up the most voluminous privileged log tin he country’s history focused this […]

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Greystone Closes $35.5 Million Deal for Delaware Multifamily Acquisition

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greystone, a real estate lending, investment and advisory company, today announced it has provided a $26.65 million Fannie Mae DUS® loan in combination with $5.35 million in preferred equity from New York Mortgage Trust, Inc., for the acquisition of Autumn Park, a 358-unit multifamily property in Newark, […]

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Fannie Mae reports slight increase in net income in Q2 | 2017-08-03 …

Fannie Mae reported an increase of net income in the second quarter to $3.2 billion and comprehensive income of $3.1 billion. The company’s net income increased from last year’s $2.9 billion and from $2.8 billion last quarter. The company’s earnings per share held steady wtih last year’s $0.01 per diluted common share.  The GSE will […]

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Fannie Mae Prices $1.069 Billion Connecticut Avenue Securities …

“We saw strong interest for our CAS 2017-C06 transaction, despite the increase in global market volatility seen over the last few weeks, and continue to see new investors in the program.” said Laurel Davis, vice president of credit risk transfer, Fannie Mae. “Our next and likely final CAS transaction of 2017 is scheduled for late […]

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Fannie Mae reports slight increase in net income in Q2

Fannie Mae reported an increase of net income in the second quarter to $3.2 billion and comprehensive income of $3.1 billion. The company’s net income increased from last year’s $2.9 billion and from $2.8 billion last quarter. The company’s earnings per share held steady wtih last year’s $0.01 per diluted common share.  The GSE will […]

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Investors Take On Mortgage Risk From Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

Investors are snapping up securities sold by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that shift mortgage default risk away from taxpayers, powering a quiet transformation of the housing giants after almost a decade of government control. Fannie and Freddie have sold roughly $48 billion of the securities since 2013, transferring a large measure of risk on […]

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