VERO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (NYSE:ARR and ARR PrA) (NYSE MKT:ARR.WS) ("ARMOUR" or the "Company") today announced a Q1 2013 monthly cash dividend rate for the Company's Common Stock of $0.08 per share. Q1 2013 Dividend Information
|Month||Dividend||Holder of Record Date||Payment Date|
|January 2013||$0.08||January 15, 2013||January 30, 2013|
|February 2013||$0.08||February 15, 2013||February 27, 2013|
|March 2013||$0.08||March 15, 2013||March 27, 2013|
Additional Information and Where to Find ItInvestors, security holders and other interested persons may find additional information regarding the Company at the SEC's Internet site at http://www.sec.gov/, or the Company website www.armourreit.com or by directing requests to: ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc., 3001 Ocean Drive, Suite 201, Vero Beach, Florida 32963, Attention: Investor Relations.
CONTACT: Investor Contact: James R. Mountain Chief Financial Officer ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (772) 617-4340