- WHO'S HOT. // Investment Dealers' Digest;11/14/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 43, p35
The article lists the top brokerage firms and stocks in the United States ranked by performance as of November 2005. Top companies include First Albany, A.G. Edwards, Southwest Securities, Jefferies Group and Legg Mason. Price-earnings ratio, percentage changes and market performance are indicated.
- Friedman Billings to Buy, Become an REIT. Davenport, Todd // American Banker;11/18/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 221, p24
Reports on Friedman Billings Ramsey Group Inc.'s plans of acquisition of the real estate investment trust, FBR Asset Investment Corp., established by the company in an all-stock transaction. Plans of conversion of shares of the companies; Provision for termination of the agreement; Expected...
- Shares of Friedman Billings soar 22%, outpacing market. Padgett, Tania // American Banker;11/9/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 215, p40
Reports on the increase in share prices for Friedman Billings Ramsey & Co.' stocks. Merger speculation as a factor to the share increase; Prospective buyers for Friedman Billings; Trading pattern for Friedman Billing shares.
- The New IPO: a 144A With a Promise. Sargent, Carolyn // Investment Dealers' Digest;1/24/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p7
The article focuses on the capital-raising model pioneered by Friedman Billing Ramsey Group Inc. for real estate investment trusts. The technique-in which companies sell stock privately with the promise that the shares will be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission for resale as...
- FBR Tries to Be Tech Capital Source in West. Ackermann, Matt // American Banker;11/7/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 214, p9
Reports that Virginia investment banking company Friedman Billings Ramsey Group Inc. has opened a San Francisco office to expand its national platform to investment customers along the West Coast. Effect of changes in the business models of West Coast companies on investment business in the...
- Friedman lures four McDonald bankers. Cornell, Ryan // Crain's Cleveland Business;06/25/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 26, p3
Reports that investment banking firm Friedman Billings Ramsey Group Inc. expanded its office in Cleveland, Ohio, by adding investment banking professionals. Impact of the expansion on the firm's ability to target middle-market industrial, consumer and service companies; Other growth targets and...
- EQUITIES. // National Mortgage News;3/15/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 25, p30
Cites several news items related to the equities industry in the U.S. as of March 15, 2004. Friedman Billings Ramsey Group Inc.'s closure of follow-on offering for American Home Mortgage Investment Corp.; American Spectrum Realty's announcement that its stockholders have approved a one-for-four...
- HomeBanc Dropped To 'Underperform'. // Mortgage Servicing News;Apr2007, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p9
The article announces that HomeBanc Corp.'s stocks have been downgraded to underperform by analysts at Friedman Billings Ramsey Group Inc. in Alexandria, Virginia. Analysts have reduced their price target for HomeBanc's shares to $2.60 from $3.70 due to the company's declining financial...
- RLI Sells 4.8 Million Common Shares In $121.2M Follow-On Offering Through Friedman, Billings, Ramset&Co. // Insurance Advocate;1/6/2003, Vol. 114 Issue 1, p29
Reports that RLI Corp. has raised $121.2 million through the sale of 4.8 million common stocks. Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co. Inc.'s (FBR) selection as lead underwriter and bookrunner; Uses of the proceeds of the stock sale; Investment banking activities of FBR.