NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for ARMOUR Residential REIT (NYSE: ARR) is tomorrow, May 11, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $7.03 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 17.1%. The average volume for ARMOUR Residential REIT has been 4.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ARMOUR Residential REIT has a market cap of $1.24 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 0.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. No company description available.
TheStreet Ratings rates ARMOUR Residential REIT as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself, generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in its earnings per share. You can view the full ARMOUR Residential REIT Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.