Armour Residential R (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share scheduled for January 30, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased ARR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ARR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $7, the dividend yield is 13.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARR was $7, representing
a -12.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.98 and a 22.81%
increase over the 52 week low of $5.70.
ARR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). ARR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports ARR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 876.67%, compared to an
industry average of -9.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ARR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ARR as a top-10 holding:
- IQ US Real Estate Small Cap ETF (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Mortgage REITs Index Fund (
- Russell 2000 Low Volatility ETF (SLVY)
- Vanguard Scottsdale Funds Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWV with an increase of
13.88% over the last 100 days. ROOF has the highest percent
weighting of ARR at 4.47%.