AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MITT) (the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.80 per common share for the first quarter of 2013. The dividend is payable on April 26, 2013 to shareholders of record as of March 18, 2013, with an ex-dividend date of March 14, 2013. About AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in, acquires and manages a diversified portfolio of residential mortgage assets, other real estate-related securities and financial assets. AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. is externally managed and advised by AG REIT Management, LLC, a subsidiary of Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P., an SEC-registered investment adviser that specializes in alternative investment activities. Please visit the Company’s website at www.agmit.com.