Farmer Mac’s earnings increase as its portfolio grows

2016 Farm Bank Performance Report The U.S. banking industry is a major provider of credit to agriculture with more than $176 billion in farm loans extended-nearly 50 percent of the total farm credit outstanding in the U.S.-as of year-end 2016. Moreover, the U.S. banking industry is a major source of credit to small farmers. Banks reported

Opening a Wider Door to Capital. USDA forecasts total net farm income in 2015 to fall close to 40% from 2014. Assuming stable off-farm income levels from 2014 to 2015, this translates to a 40-50% increase in farm household repayment capacity given a median level of off-farm income over farm income alone.

Two acquisitive mortgage bankers see first-quarter profits fall Still, stronger mortgage business helped JPMorgan and wells fargo beat wall Street expectations for first-quarter earnings. jpmorgan ceo jamie Dimon boasted that the bank had originated 200,000.

In addition, the overall loan portfolio for farm banks experienced solid growth in 2018 rising 6.5 percent to $295.8 billion-compared to overall banking industry growth of 4.4 percent over the year.

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Freddie Mac. earnings volatility; three, officially disposing of legacy assets that have significant credit spread risk. That’s mainly our portfolio of private label mortgage securities now down to.

They have potential to reset a number of expectations, ranging from trade and economic data to earnings and valuation parameters. has been able to leverage its portfolio to grow market share. — As.

Adjusted earnings are forecast in the range $5.62-$5.82 per share, an increase. its portfolio. The company remains focused on investing in technologies and products and launching new products with.

WASHINGTON — Mortgage giant Freddie Mac reported net income of $4.2 billion for the. That helps make loans available. Freddie said its portfolio of less-risky home loans made after 2008 continued.

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The increase in Farmer Mac’s outstanding business volume was driven by the addition of $421 million of Rural Utilities loans under LTSPCs and $330 million in net portfolio growth in AgVantage.

Growth Prospects. F&M Bank has been able to grow its loan portfolio as well as its average interest rate during the last year. A 6.2 percent loan portfolio growth rate, combined with a 5.4 percent yield increase means that F&M Bank’s interest income grew by close to twelve percent during 2017.

John Ralston