Taconic Capital Advisors LP Maintains Position in Assured Guaranty LTD (AGO)

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2018 Q2. Its down 0.18, from 0.97 in 2018Q1. It fall, as 19 investors sold AGO shares while 103 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 99.73 million shares or 4.08% less from 103.98 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Moreover, Qs Invsts Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.04% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) for 105,170 shares. Schwab Charles Inv accumulated 730,126 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Royal State Bank Of Canada invested in 0% or 102,012 shares. Quinn Opportunity Ltd Liability, New York-based fund reported 12,000 shares. Parametric Port Ltd reported 0.01% in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Lombard Odier Asset Mgmt (Usa) holds 157,948 shares. Northern Trust Corporation reported 1.01 million shares. Nfc Invests Ltd Liability Corporation holds 5.56% of its portfolio in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) for 422,173 shares. Captrust Fincl reported 859 shares. Diamond Hill Management Inc invested 0.03% in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Great Lakes Advisors Ltd Liability holds 0.29% or 345,966 shares. Deutsche National Bank Ag invested in 0% or 88,832 shares. Wellington Gru Limited Liability Partnership, Massachusetts-based fund reported 9.95 million shares. Mycio Wealth Ptnrs Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 14,985 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO).

Since June 13, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $11.26 million activity. Another trade for 13,361 shares valued at $503,645 was made by Albert Howard on Wednesday, June 13. $675,944 worth of Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) was sold by Bailenson Robert on Thursday, September 13. $1.24M worth of stock was sold by Brewer Russell B. II on Friday, September 21. $177,203 worth of Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) was sold by KENNY PATRICK W.

Taconic Capital Advisors Lp increased its stake in Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO) by 20% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Taconic Capital Advisors Lp bought 140,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.14% with the market. The hedge fund held 840,000 shares of the property-casualty insurers company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $30.01 million, up from 700,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Taconic Capital Advisors Lp who had been investing in Assured Guaranty Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.15B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.26% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $39.27. About 601,954 shares traded. Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) has declined 5.57% since December 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.19% the S&P500.

Taconic Capital Advisors Lp, which manages about $11.01B and $571.40 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Genworth Finl Inc (NYSE:GNW) by 2.70 million shares to 300,000 shares, valued at $1.35 million in 2018Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Stars Group Inc by 167,600 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 140,000 shares, and cut its stake in At&T Inc (Call) (NYSE:T).

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