|Day Low/High||14.93 / 15.14|
|52 Wk Low/High||9.42 / 17.13|
In recent trading, shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $15.75, changing hands for $15.84/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.
Investors in Arlington Asset Investment Corp saw new options become available today, for the February 2017 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the AI options chain for the new February 2017 contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Monday, shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp were yielding above the 15% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.50), with the stock changing hands as low as $16.61 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.
The most recent short interest data has been released for the 11/30/2016 settlement date, which shows a 521,052 share increase in total short interest for Arlington Asset Investment Corp , to 1,459,534, an increase of 55.52% since 11/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.
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In recent trading, shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $15.75, changing hands for $15.91/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.
In trading on Monday, shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp touched a new 52-week high of $16.04/share. That's a 70.28% rise, or $6.62 per share from the 52-week low of $9.42 set back on 01/20/2016.
In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/28/16, Arlington Asset Investment Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.625, payable on 10/31/16. As a percentage of AI's recent stock price of $15.53, this dividend works out to approximately 4.02%, so look for shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp to trade 4.02% lower — all else being equal — when AI shares open for trading on 9/28/16.
The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 07/29/2016 settlement date, and Arlington Asset Investment Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 8.38 "days to cover" versus the median component at 6.42. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.