2. As of noon trading, Annaly Capital Management ( NLY) is down $0.46 (-2.9%) to $15.42 on heavy volume Thus far, 17.5 million shares of Annaly Capital Management exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $15.32-$15.80 after having opened the day at $15.73 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $15.89.

Annaly Capital Management, Inc., a real estate investment trust, engages in the ownership, management, and financing of a portfolio of investment securities. Annaly Capital Management has a market cap of $15.5 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 106.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 0.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Annaly Capital Management a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Annaly Capital Management as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Annaly Capital Management Ratings Report now.

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