Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA)

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Open 3.65
Day Low/High 3.63 / 3.85
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Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Closed Higher Today

Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Closed Higher Today

Shares of Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) were up today following a speech by Mel Watt, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency that oversees Fannie and Freddie, in which he said the firms will shift their focus toward making more credit available to homeowners.

Fannie and Freddie to Shrink No More: FHFA's Watt

Fannie and Freddie to Shrink No More: FHFA's Watt

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac common and preferred shares were higher Tuesday following a speech by Federal Housing Finance Authority Director Mel Watt.

Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Are Soaring Today

Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Are Soaring Today

Shares of Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) are higher after Mel Watt, director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, offered clear signs of a shift in direction at the agency, which controls both, saying they will shift their focus toward making more credit available to homeowners instead of their existing policy of pulling back from the mortgage market.

Fannie and Freddie Policy Shift May Ease Mortgage Credit

Fannie and Freddie Policy Shift May Ease Mortgage Credit

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are easing up on the standards that must be met for banks to avoid future legal claims, a move aimed at making it easier for people to get a mortgage.

Fannie and Freddie Accounting Disaster Here to Stay

Fannie and Freddie Accounting Disaster Here to Stay

Whatever you think about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, there can be little honest disagreement that the government-run mortgage giants are serial accounting offenders.

Fannie Mae Soft Pedals $4 Billion Mistakes

Fannie Mae Soft Pedals $4 Billion Mistakes

Fannie Mae quietly acknowledged several errors in its financial statements that have largely gone unnoticed, even by sophisticated investors who made daring contrarian bets on the turnaround of the controversial mortgage giant.

Headline Investors Unveil Stock Picks

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David Einhorn Causes athenaHealth Rout: Highlights from Ira Sohn 2014

David Einhorn Causes athenaHealth Rout: Highlights from Ira Sohn 2014

Greenlight Capital founder David Einhorn disclosed he had shorted shares of athenaHealth as part of a basket of technology stocks he believes are indicative of a bubble.

Ackman Unveils Fannie and Freddie Strategy

Ackman Unveils Fannie and Freddie Strategy

Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac shares rallied late Monday after hedge fund investor Bill Ackman detailed his thinking in owning common shares of the mortgage giant at the Ira Sohn Conference and in an interview with CNBC.

Why Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) Stock Closed Higher Today

Why Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) Stock Closed Higher Today

Shares of Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) closed up today after activist investor Bill Ackman proposed keeping them.

What Killed Obama Housing Fix

What Killed Obama Housing Fix

Housing reform is dead, and Tuesday's delay of a Senate Banking Committee vote on President Obama's favorite piece of housing legislation was only the final nail in the coffin.

Fannie and Freddie Rally As Vote to End Them is Postponed

Fannie and Freddie Rally As Vote to End Them is Postponed

Fannie Mac and Freddie Mac shares were higher in early trading Tuesday following a delay in a vote on a bill from Sens. Tim Johnson (D., SC) and Mike Crapo (R., Idaho) to wind down the government sponsored entities.

Fannie and Freddie Defy Obama, Look Invincible

Fannie and Freddie Defy Obama, Look Invincible

Just a couple of years ago it looked like no one in Washington wanted to let Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac live, but the government sponsored entities have lately found defenders in unlikely places and are even showing signs of being independent of the Obama Administration.

Why Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) Stock Are Lower Today

Why Fannie (FNMA), Freddie (FMCC) Stock Are Lower Today

Shares of Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) are lower today as a U.S. Senate plan for the two mortgage financiers faces its first test this week with its authors making last minute changes to gather more support to wind them down.

Housing Slowdown Imperils Fannie Freddie Wind Down

Housing Slowdown Imperils Fannie Freddie Wind Down

Put another nail in the coffin of President Obama's efforts to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Is Lower Today

Why Freddie (FMCC), Fannie (FNMA) Stock Is Lower Today

Shares of Freddie Mac (FMCC) and Fannie Mae (FNMA) are down after cuts in their home sales forecasts.

Blackstone Discusses Fannie and Freddie Stake

Blackstone Discusses Fannie and Freddie Stake

Blackstone Group President and COO Hamilton "Tony" James confirmed the company's preferred equity stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac but said he does not believe the asset management giant will drive the debate over the future of the government sponsored enterprises

PIMCO Sees Flaw in Obama Fannie Freddie Wind-down Plan

PIMCO Sees Flaw in Obama Fannie Freddie Wind-down Plan

One of the world's largest asset managers has joined a growing chorus of critics of legislation proposed by Sens. Tim Johnson (D, SD) and Mike Crapo (R., ID) which is widely seen as President Obama's favorite plan to reform the U.S. housing market by winding down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Why Fannie Mae (FNMA), Freddie Mac (FMCC) Stock Are Higher This Afternoon

Why Fannie Mae (FNMA), Freddie Mac (FMCC) Stock Are Higher This Afternoon

Shares of Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) are higher today after a coalition of investors in both companies began a move to stop Congress from going forward with a U.S. housing finance reform bill, saying it would deny them of a fair share in any remaining value in the companies.

Nader Slams Obama Housing Plan

Nader Slams Obama Housing Plan

The housing reform legislation that appears to have the most support from the Obama Administration takes sharp criticism from an icon of the Left.

Rep. John Delaney Defends Fannie and Freddie Profit "Sweep"

Rep. John Delaney Defends Fannie and Freddie Profit "Sweep"

As the Maryland Congressman sees it, the Treasury Department is acting like just like any other swashbuckling investor in squeezing out the minority investors in the government sponsored enterprises.

Why Fannie Mae (FNMA), Freddie Mac (FMCC) Are Higher On Monday

Why Fannie Mae (FNMA), Freddie Mac (FMCC) Are Higher On Monday

Earlier today it was announced that Bill Ackman's firm, Pershing Square Capital Management, is increasing its stake in Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) to over 11% in each from a combined 9.8% in both firms.

Bill Ackman Boosts Stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Bill Ackman Boosts Stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Activist investor Bill Ackman raised his stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to more than eleven percent.

Bank of America Q1 Estimates About 70% High

Bank of America Q1 Estimates About 70% High

Bank of America first quarter 2014 analyst estimates are considerably higher than they should be as many analysts still need to update their targets to reflect a multi-billion dollar settlement the bank reached with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac five days ago.

New Bill to Abolish Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac With New Loan Structure

New Bill to Abolish Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac With New Loan Structure

On Thursday a new bill was presented to the U.S. House Financial Services Committee, which would do away with Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae in favor of a new housing loan structure bill.

Bank of America Reaches $9.35B Settlement With Fannie and Freddie

Bank of America Reaches $9.35B Settlement With Fannie and Freddie

Bank of America reached an agreement to settle litigation with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over problem mortgage backed securities.

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Perry Capital v Treasury, FHFA Response

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Perry Capital v Treasury, FHFA Response

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Perry Capital v Treasury, FHFA Response The scope of this lawsuit is slightly different than the scope of the $FAIRX lawsuit. Fairholme is arguing chiefly that the FHFA both w...

Regional Bank Stocks Trade Higher Ahead of Fed Policy Statement

Regional Bank Stocks Trade Higher Ahead of Fed Policy Statement

Investors expect steady sailing following the first two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee under the leadership of Janet Yellen.

Fannie and Freddie Trade Gaining Analyst Respect

Fannie and Freddie Trade Gaining Analyst Respect

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac common shares are gaining a shred of respect from sell-side analysts, as KBW's Bose George Tuesday raised his price target to $2 from $0 on both government sponsored entities (GSEs).