Zacks Equity Research predicts that when Freddie Mac releases full-year results shortly the GSE will have lost $39.50 a share.

Meanwhile, the Chicago based research firm — which has a "sell" rating on the government controlled GSE — says the company will lose $13.12 a share in 2009, and $9.81 next year. In trading Tuesday, Freddie's shares were selling for 39 cents each.

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