American Capital Agency Corp. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 28,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AGNC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -48% decrease from the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGNC was $22.03,
representing a -33.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.31 and
a 16.93% 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 $3.17. Zacks Investment Research reports AGNC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -4.07%, compared to an
industry average of -12.7%.
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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:
- iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (
- Market Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF (
- First Trust Financials AlphaDEX (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ETF (
- Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAS with an increase of
19.61% over the last 100 days. REM has the highest percent
weighting of AGNC at 11.37%.