MBIA (MBI): Today's Post-Market Laggard

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified MBIA ( MBI) as a post-market laggard candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified MBIA as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • MBI has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $57.9 million.
  • MBI is down 3.1% today from today's close.

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More details on MBI:

MBIA Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides financial guarantee insurance and related reinsurance, advisory, and portfolio services for the public and structured finance markets; and asset management advisory services in the United States and internationally. MBI has a PE ratio of 5.5.

The average volume for MBIA has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. MBIA has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. The stock has a beta of 1.71 and a short float of 5% with 1.10 days to cover. Shares are down 19.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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TheStreetRatings.com Analysis:

TheStreet Quant Ratings rates MBIA as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally high debt management risk, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and disappointing return on equity.

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