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American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2015

American Capital Agency Corp. ( AGNC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 09, 2015. Shareholders who purchased AGNC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th year that AGNC the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19.67, the dividend yield is 12.2%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AGNC was $19.67, representing a -16.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.44 and a 8.02% increase over the 52 week low of $18.21.

AGNC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). AGNC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.3. Zacks Investment Research reports AGNC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -24.4%, compared to an industry average of -4%.

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:

  • PowerShares KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio ETF ( KBWD )
  • iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF ( REM )
  • Market Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF ( MORT )
  • QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti Beta Fund ETF ( BTAL )
  • QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund ETF ( CHEP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BTAL with an increase of 4.83% over the last 100 days. KBWD has the highest percent weighting of AGNC at 4.39%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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