Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Just Made Another $1.5 Billion -- But Shareholders Won’t See a Dime
The once left-for-dead agencies continue to rake in the profits. So, why aren't investors seeing any returns?
3 Stocks That Could Lose You a Lot of Money
Some stocks sound like they can make you a lot of money but in reality have a good chance of going to zero. Here are three of them.
Another Compelling Reason Why Housing Could Soar in 2015
Does it seem like mortgages are getting easier and easier to obtain? Here is the latest development that could give the housing market a boost.
Are You Ready for the Hidden Costs of Homeownership?
Buying a home will cost a lot more than a down payment and monthly mortgage payments. Make sure you know what to expect.
Why Did This Billionaire Buy Another 5 Million Shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?
Bruce Berkowitz just added to his large positions in Fannie and Freddie even though both of their share prices have dropped considerably. Why would he do this?
Will Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s Low Down Payment Loans Cause Another Housing Collapse?
Allowing people to buy homes with little money down was widespread before the housing market collapsed, and now it looks like it's back.
3 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy in February
Thanks to earnings season, housing-market conditions, and the threat of a market correction, these dividend aristocrats look like sensible buys right now.
Buying This Stock Is Like Purchasing a Lottery Ticket
Some stocks are so risky they could either produce massive gains or drop to zero just as easily. Here are three of them.
How Risky Is Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Really?
A look into the bankruptcy of mortgage REIT Thornburg Mortgage, and what it tells us about the safety of companies like Annaly and American Capital Agency.
Don't Be Fooled by the New FHA Mortgage Insurance Premiums
Even though the FHA is reducing its mortgage insurance premiums, it's still not the best option.