Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO): Dominic Frederico , CEO of Assured Guaranty Ltd purchased 13,000 shares on May 13, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 17, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $25.10 per share for a total value of $326,300.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 14, 2015, Stephen A Cozen (director) sold 17,000 shares at $26.97 per share price.
Assured Guaranty Ltd.: On Monday, May 16, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Assured Guaranty Ltd. which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $25.21 and hit $25.38 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $25.05, with a gain of 0.28% or 0.07 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,13,869 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $29.75 and the company has a market cap of $3,366 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $21.79.
Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a holding company. The Company provides through its operating subsidiaries credit protection products to the United States and international public finance including infrastructure and structured finance markets. The Company markets its financial guaranty insurance directly to issuers and underwriters of public finance and structured finance securities as well as to investors. It conducts its financial guaranty business on a direct basis from the following companies: Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. (AGM) Municipal Assurance Corp. (MAC) Assured Guaranty Corp. (AGC) Assured Guaranty (Europe) Ltd. (AGE) and Assured Guaranty Re Ltd. (AG Re). The Company insures obligations issued in the United States. It also offers credit protection through reinsurance. The Company insures and reinsures various types of United States public finance obligations and various non-United States public finance obligations.