American Capital Agency Corp. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 28,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AGNC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that AGNC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $23.87, the dividend yield is 10.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGNC was $23.87,
representing a -2.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.58 and
a 26.7% increase over the 52 week low of $18.84.
AGNC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). AGNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.12. Zacks Investment Research reports AGNC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -37.99%, compared to an
industry average of 2.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AGNC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGNC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio ETF (
- Market Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF (
- iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (
- First Trust Financials AlphaDEX (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti Beta Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MORT with an increase of
8.05% over the last 100 days. KBWD has the highest percent
weighting of AGNC at 4.89%.