AGNC Investment Corp. (AGNC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2018

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AGNC Investment Corp. ( AGNC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 09, 2018. Shareholders who purchased AGNC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 27th quarter that AGNC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.98, the dividend yield is 12.01%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGNC was $17.98, representing a -13.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.84 and a 2.33% increase over the 52 week low of $17.57.

AGNC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). 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 2018 as -1.73%, compared to an industry average of 3.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AGNC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to AGNC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGNC as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF ( MORT )
  • Invesco KBW High Dividend Yield Financial ETF ( KBWD )
  • iShares Trust ( REM )
  • First Trust Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund ( MDIV )
  • First Trust Financials AlphaDEX ( FXO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MDIV with an decrease of -3.2% over the last 100 days. MORT has the highest percent weighting of AGNC at 7.59%.

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