Radian: New mortgage insurance written jumps 25% in first quarter

Given strong credit characteristics of the new loans insured, we expect the momentum to last. Radian also remains focused on improving its mortgage insurance portfolio. This provider of private mortgage insurance and related risk-management products and services carries an impressive VGM Score of A.

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delinquencies also helped by favorable seasonal trend in the first quarter. Some MIs refined their reserves, but changes were modest. NIW down again on historically low mortgage originations. The cohort’s new insurance written (NIW) for the quarter declined further in Q1 2014, down by 26% year over year and by 25% from the last quarter.

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Turning to the mortgage insurance segment, we wrote $10.1 billion in new mortgage insurance business in the first quarter, an increase of 25% compared to $8.1 billion written in the first quarter.

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Radian: New mortgage insurance written jumps 25% in first quarter delinquencies also helped by favorable seasonal trend in the first quarter. Some MIs refined their reserves, but changes were modest. Some MIs refined their reserves, but changes were modest.

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To that end, Radian Group expects expenses to be between $62 million and $66 million each quarter. the industry’s increase of 32.25%. However, we expect top-line growth, improving new mortgage.

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