The Board of Directors of Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE: HTS) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per common share for the second quarter of 2012. The dividend will be paid on July 20, 2012, to stockholders of record on June 29, 2012, with an ex-dividend date of June 27, 2012. About Hatteras Financial Corp. Hatteras Financial is a real estate investment trust formed in 2007 to invest in single-family residential mortgage pass-through securities guaranteed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac or Ginnie Mae. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., Hatteras is managed and advised by Atlantic Capital Advisors LLC. Hatteras is a component of the Russell 2000® and the Russell 3000® indices.