Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp. (NYSE:AGM) Director Thomas William Hill purchased 300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 7th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $61.67 per share, for a total transaction of $18,501.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.
AGM traded down $2.70 on Friday, reaching $60.57. 24,855 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 27,578. Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp. has a 52-week low of $59.71 and a 52-week high of $99.11. The company has a market capitalization of $674.90 million, a PE ratio of 8.37 and a beta of 1.15. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.66, a quick ratio of 0.37 and a current ratio of 0.37.
Federal Agricultural Mortgage (NYSE:AGM) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 8th. The credit services provider reported $2.08 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $2.03 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $49.50 million during the quarter. Federal Agricultural Mortgage had a net margin of 20.12% and a return on equity of 15.39%.
Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bowling Portfolio Management LLC increased its position in shares of Federal Agricultural Mortgage by 72.9% during the 2nd quarter. Bowling Portfolio Management LLC now owns 21,264 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $1,903,000 after purchasing an additional 8,967 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Federal Agricultural Mortgage in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $185,000. HGK Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in Federal Agricultural Mortgage by 19.4% during the 2nd quarter. HGK Asset Management Inc. now owns 7,525 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $673,000 after buying an additional 1,222 shares during the period. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Federal Agricultural Mortgage during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $107,000. Finally, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in Federal Agricultural Mortgage by 4.0% during the 2nd quarter. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. now owns 90,239 shares of the credit services provider’s stock worth $8,075,000 after buying an additional 3,438 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 57.91% of the company’s stock.
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Federal Agricultural Mortgage Company Profile
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation provides a secondary market for various loans made to borrowers in the United States. It operates through four segments: Farm & Ranch, USDA Guarantees, Rural Utilities, and Institutional Credit. The Farm & Ranch segment purchases and retains eligible mortgage loans that are secured by first liens on agricultural real estate; securitizes eligible mortgage loans, and guarantees the timely payment of principal and interest on securities representing interests in or obligations secured by pools of mortgage loans; and issues long-term standby purchase commitments on designated eligible mortgage loans.
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