New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
February 27, 2014
08:30 EDTFMCCFreddie Mac reports Q4 pre-tax income $9.3B vs. $6.5B in Q3
The increase reflects "higher other non-interest income driven by higher private label securities litigation settlement proceeds, as well as a shift from derivative losses in the third quarter to derivative gains in the fourth quarter. These favorable impacts were partially offset by higher net impairment expense and a lower benefit for credit losses." The company said that based on its December 31, 2013 net worth of $12.8B, the companyís March dividend obligation to the Treasury will be $10.4B. Freddie Mac added, "The level of earnings Freddie Mac has experienced in recent periods is not sustainable over the long term. Freddie Macís recent financial results, particularly the level of loan loss provisioning, have benefited significantly from strong home-price appreciation, which is beginning to moderate. Recent financial results have also included significant benefits related to the release of the deferred tax asset valuation allowance, as well as legal settlements of both PLS litigation and representation and warranty claims. Freddie Macís settlements of representation and warranty claims related to pre-conservatorship loan originations are largely complete while PLS litigation is ongoing and additional settlements are expected in 2014."
News For FMCC From The Last 14 Days
Check below for free stories on FMCC the last two weeks.
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
July 17, 2014
07:13 EDTFMCCWatchdog says Fannie, Freddie making riskier agreements, Reuters says
The Federal Housing Finance Agency Office of Inspector General said in a report that Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) are engaging in riskier agreements as they increasingly buy mortgages from smaller lenders, according to Reuters, citing comments from the watchdog. Reference Link
July 11, 2014
09:09 EDTFMCCOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
Subscribe for More Information

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use