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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

American Capital Agency

(Nasdaq:

AGNC

) is tomorrow, December 27, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 65 cents per share. At a price of $20.09 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 13.1%.

The average volume for American Capital Agency has been 7.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital Agency has a market cap of $7.52 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 31% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT).

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TheStreet Ratings rates

American Capital Agency

TheStreet Recommends

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, unimpressive growth in net income and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

American Capital Agency Ratings Report

.

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