Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp (WMC)

10.52
0.18 1.70
NYSE : Financial
Prev Close 10.70
Open 10.70
Day Low/High 10.50 / 10.70
52 Wk Low/High 8.71 / 11.18
Volume 320.31K
Avg Volume 305.00K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 41.92M
Market Cap 443.09M
EPS -0.60
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 1.24 (11.70%)

Latest News

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for WMC

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for WMC

In trading on Monday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp crossed above their 200 day moving average of $10.21, changing hands as high as $10.23 per share. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp shares are currently trading up about 1.4% on the day.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time/8:00 a.m. Pacific Time

Cash Dividend On The Way From Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC)

Cash Dividend On The Way From Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/30/17, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.31, payable on 4/26/17. As a percentage of WMC's recent stock price of $9.97, this dividend works out to approximately 3.11%, so look for shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp to trade 3.11% lower — all else being equal — when WMC shares open for trading on 3/30/17.

Short Interest Drops 35.7% For WMC

Short Interest Drops 35.7% For WMC

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 03/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 505,586 share decrease in total short interest for Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp , to 910,869, a decrease of 35.69% since 02/28/2017. 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.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Enters Oversold Territory

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Enters Oversold Territory

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp presently has a stellar rank, in the top 10% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.

WMC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

WMC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading on Thursday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $10.14, changing hands as low as $10.11 per share. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp shares are currently trading down about 2.2% on the day.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $10.31, changing hands for $10.35/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.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Fourth Quarter And Year End 2016 Financial Results

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Fourth Quarter And Year End 2016 Financial Results

Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time/8:00 a.m. Pacific Time

WMC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

WMC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $10.08, changing hands as low as $10.06 per share. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp shares are currently trading up about 0.2% on the day.

WMC Breaks Above 12% Yield Territory

WMC Breaks Above 12% Yield Territory

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Thursday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp were yielding above the 12% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.24), with the stock changing hands as low as $10.12 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.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $10.81, changing hands for $10.85/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.

Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - WMC

Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - WMC

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $9.96, changing hands as low as $9.84 per share. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp shares are currently trading down about 2.5% on the day.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time/8:00 a.m. Pacific Time

WMC Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

WMC Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp crossed below their 200 day moving average of $10.03, changing hands as low as $10.00 per share. Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp shares are currently trading down about 1.3% on the day.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Passes Through 12% Yield Mark

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Passes Through 12% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Monday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp were yielding above the 12% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.24), with the stock changing hands as low as $10.17 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.

WMC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/30/16

WMC Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/30/16

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/30/16, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.31, payable on 10/25/16. As a percentage of WMC's recent stock price of $10.72, this dividend works out to approximately 2.89%, so look for shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp to trade 2.89% lower — all else being equal — when WMC shares open for trading on 9/30/16.

WMC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

WMC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $10.67, changing hands for $10.74/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.

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With 21% of LendingClub stock now in the hands of short-sellers, a short squeeze could be worth a bet.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $10.06, changing hands for $10.19/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.

3 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks: WMC, ASC, STON

3 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks: WMC, ASC, STON

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Sell by TheStreet

What To Sell: 3 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks WMC, NAUH, SPP

What To Sell: 3 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks WMC, NAUH, SPP

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Sell by TheStreet

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation To Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time/8:00 a.m. Pacific Time

WMC Breaks Above 13% Yield Territory

WMC Breaks Above 13% Yield Territory

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Wednesday, shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp were yielding above the 13% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.24), with the stock changing hands as low as $9.52 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.

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/30/16, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.31, payable on 7/26/16. As a percentage of WMC's recent stock price of $9.52, this dividend works out to approximately 3.26%, so look for shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp to trade 3.26% lower — all else being equal — when WMC shares open for trading on 6/30/16.