The preferred stock of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is among the hotter issues of the year after...

|About: Fannie Mae (FNMA)|By:, SA News Editor

The preferred stock of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is among the hotter issues of the year after doubling thanks to improved results at the firms. The question before the house is whether the government will allow the finance firms to return to private ownership without zeroing out existing investors. As for the common - FNMA.OB and FMCC.OB - "Total casino," says KBW's Bose George.