Despite both trading significantly lower today, Radian (NYSE:RDN) and MGIC (NYSE:MTG) may continue to be well-positioned moving forward. Both stocks have seen sharp gains so far in 2013, but longtime shareholders are still feeling the pain from the pre-housing crisis days.

In this video, Motley Fool financial sector analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer discuss whether or not these companies are really writing a new chapter and if they're poised to be solid performers. 

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