Fitch: Alt-A Mortgages Deteriorating More Rapidly than Expected

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Analysts at Sandler O’Neill wrote that Citi’s hefty additions to loan loss reserves "implies that the outlook for U.S. consumer credit is deteriorating more rapidly than we expected."

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You agree to read [and be bound by] the more. Alt-A mortgage loans. The action is triggered by rapidly increasing delinquencies, higher severities, slower prepayments and mounting losses in the.

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Citing "a rapid deterioration of U.S. Alt-A RMBS performance," Fitch Ratings again took the hatchet to its previous assumptions for Alt-A mortgages on Monday morning, revising its surveillance.

Fitch views COF’s capital ratios as supportive to the rating, particularly when taken in context of the company’s ability to accrete capital via growth in retained earnings more quickly than some.

Recent data reflects these first-lien, Alt-A mortgage loans have delinquency rates that are more than first expected. The rating agency said that a number of deals may, in light of their current rating levels, not be protected enough against the greater-than-expectedl osses implied by such high delinquency levels.

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Negative rating pressure may also result if capital, liquidity and funding deteriorate more quickly than expected, as a result of weak earnings and excessive asset growth, whether organically or.

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Homeowners took risks in 2005 and 2006 that came to seem foolish, if not reckless, and wound up with mortgages they could. and homeowners faced rapidly rising monthly payments. They owed more.