Almost two-thirds of stocks in this publication’s Mortgage Industry Equity Composite ended the day with slight gains on Wednesday, outperforming the Dow’s 0.23% decrease.
Eleven MIEC stocks ended up on the day and six were down slightly. Gains in individual MIEC stocks went as high as 3.6%.
Declines in value among individual stocks in the index went no lower than a drop of 1.18%.
Mortgage insurer Radian fared the best in terms of a percentage increase during the day, followed Fidelity National Financial, which was up 2.16% at the closing of trading on Wednesday.