But the big loser among Mortgage Industry Equity Composite stocks on a percentage basis was KB Home, down 2.22%. Fidelity National Financial was down 1.73%. Ellie Mae continued its decline following last weeks results announcement, losing 1.62%.
Only four of the 17 MIEC stocks closed higher. MGIC Investment Corp. was up 2.59%, while Radian Group gained 1.09%.
The other gainers were Home Loan Servicing Solutions, up 0.43%, and Bank of Hawaii, up 0.07%.