The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 104 points on the day. But 10 Mortgage Industry Equity Composite stocks closed higher, four lower and three unchanged.
Radian and MGIC both got a boost from Goldman Sachs from a report continuing to recommend both companies. Radian closed nearly 3.6% higher than on Wednesday, while MGIC was up almost 2%. PHH was up 1.7%.
All four of the stocks which closed lower, OceanFirst Financial, Redwood Trust, Fidelity National Financial and Ellie Mae, lost less than 1%.