JMP Group (JMP) At $5.50 Forms Bottom; Last Week Federal Agricultural Mortgage (AGM) Analysts

Among 5 analysts covering Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp (NYSE:AGM), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp had 8 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti initiated the shares of AGM in report on Wednesday, January 27 with “Buy” rating. The company was downgraded on Thursday, May 12 by Compass Point. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, May 11. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, November 10 with “Hold”. On Friday, March 11 the stock rating was downgraded by Wood to “Market Perform”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of AGM in report on Thursday, December 21 with “Hold” rating. See Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) latest ratings:

21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $86.0 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $65.0 Maintain

JMP Group LLC (JMP) formed multiple bottom with $5.12 target or 7.00% below today’s $5.50 share price. JMP Group LLC (JMP) has $118.17M valuation. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $5.5. About 13,347 shares traded. JMP Group LLC (NYSE:JMP) has risen 2.86% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.84% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.48% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $81.39. About 66,335 shares traded or 42.77% up from the average. Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) has risen 72.41% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.71% the S&P500.

Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $1.46 million activity. $46,954 worth of Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) was sold by Everson Dennis A. Engebretsen James R sold 4,000 shares worth $275,500. $70,153 worth of Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) shares were sold by BUZBY TIMOTHY L. $50,220 worth of stock was sold by JUNKINS LOWELL on Wednesday, September 6.

Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation provides a secondary market for various loans made to borrowers in the United States. The company has market cap of $860.16 million. It operates through four divisions: Farm & Ranch, USDA Guarantees, Rural Utilities, and Institutional Credit. It has a 10.96 P/E ratio. 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 eligible mortgage loans; and issues long-term standby purchase commitments on designated eligible mortgage loans.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.2 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.22, from 1.42 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 7 investors sold Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation shares while 39 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 6.77 million shares or 1.57% less from 6.88 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Goldman Sachs Gp reported 115,337 shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Management Ltd Company holds 0% or 63,281 shares in its portfolio. Legal And General Gru Public Limited Co holds 0% or 2,374 shares. Citigroup owns 0% invested in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) for 2,140 shares. Geode Cap Mngmt Lc holds 0% or 89,013 shares. Connecticut-based Matarin Cap Management Limited Liability Company has invested 0.64% in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM). 801,251 are held by Blackrock Incorporated. 800 are held by Prelude Mngmt Ltd Liability. Loomis Sayles And Comm Ltd Partnership invested in 0.03% or 185,922 shares. Peak6 L P reported 3,471 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Hightower Ltd Liability Corporation reported 9,585 shares. Invesco Limited has invested 0% in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM). Wells Fargo & Mn stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM). Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has 0% invested in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) for 5,318 shares. Smith Moore Company owns 0.12% invested in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) for 6,000 shares.

Among 4 analysts covering JMP Group (NYSE:JMP), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. JMP Group has $8.50 highest and $5.75 lowest target. $7.42’s average target is 34.91% above currents $5.5 stock price. JMP Group had 7 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $5.75 target in Wednesday, January 10 report. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Monday, October 26 by Barrington Research. The firm has “Sell” rating by TheStreet given on Wednesday, September 2. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Thursday, November 2. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, October 7 by Wood. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Friday, December 11 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.