Annaly Capital Management Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29,
2013. Shareholders who purchased NLY stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-18.18% decrease from the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of NLY was $16.01,
representing a -9.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.75 and a
16.69% increase over the 52 week low of $13.72.
NLY is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). NLY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.69. Zacks Investment Research reports NLY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -29.8%, compared to an
industry average of -6.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NLY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NLY as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio ETF (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Real Estate 50 Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Mortgage REITs Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWD with an increase of
8.84% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NLY at 4.79%.