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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation (NYSE: ANH) is tomorrow, December 22, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $6.56 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 13%. The average volume for Anworth Mortgage Asset has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Anworth Mortgage Asset has a market cap of $864.1 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 5.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.1, equal to the average real estate industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.