Of the 17 stocks comprising the Mortgage Industry Equity Composite, 12 were winners, four were losers and one was unchanged when trading closed on Friday afternoon.

The two private mortgage insurers in the index turned around their morning woes, as Radian ended up 1.25% and MGIC was unchanged. The two biggest gainers on the day were Redwood Trust, up 2.39%, and residential and multifamily mortgage lender Astoria Financial, up 2.11%.

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