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I Recently Increased My American Capital Position, Should It Be In Your Portfolio?
American Capital Agency Corporation is trading around 10%-11% below its book value.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Does American Capital Agency's Business Model Support A Dividend Increase?
AGNC's sustainable coverage of dividends turned positive in 4Q13 and has remained so for the last 3 consecutive quarters.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
American Capital Agency Corp.'s Dividend Sustainability Analysis (Post Q2 2014 Earnings) - Part 2
AGNC's on-balance sheet leverage ratio went from 5.9x as of 3/31/2014 to 5.0x as of 6/30/2014 which led to the decrease in quarterly ERTI.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
mREITs Have Bottomed: Why Investors Should Consider This Dividend King
Western Asset generated core earnings plus drop income of $1.00 per share easily covering the $0.67 dividend; mREIT investors should strongly consider purchasing Western Asset shares.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
American Capital Agency Earnings - Impact On My Bottom Call
Only $0.28 of was considered taxable REIT income but the company paid $0.65 in dividends resulting in a $0.37 deficit.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
American Capital Agency Corp.'s Dividend Sustainability Analysis (Post Q2 2014 Earnings) - Part 1
AGNC reported estimated REIT taxable income available to common shareholders of $100 million for the second quarter of 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
A Rock-Star Quarter For mREITs, What Next?
The mREITs have had a rock-star quarter this past quarter. There is no doubt they are a great buy now with good discounts to book value and decent dividends.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
American Capital Agency Corp. Receives Average Rating of...
American Capital Agency Corp. has earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the seventeen ratings firms that are covering the stock, AmericanBankingNews.com reports .
Thu Aug 07, 2014
American Capital Agency In Prime Position To Benefit From Lower Interest Rate Scenario
American Capital Agency is an externally managed company, which primarily invests in agency residential mortgage-backed securities whose principal and interest payments are guaranteed by the U.S. government.
American Capital Agency Corporation: Are We Going To See A Premium Valuation Soon?
Two consecutive quarters of book value growth are an encouraging signal that mortgage REITs have seen the worst in 2013.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
UDF: A Single-Family Residential mREIT
On July 16, I made a small initial investment in United Development Funding IV , a mortgage REIT that loans money to single-family developers and home builders.
What American Capital Agency's Q2 Results Could Mean For Annaly Capital's Upcoming Earnings Release
AGNC's book value grew a whopping 7% sequentially raising hopes that Annaly Capital Management will be able to report similarly impressive second quarter results.