VERO BEACH, Fla., March 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (NYSE: ARR, ARR PrA and ARR PrB) (NYSE MKT: ARR.WS) ("ARMOUR" or the "Company") today confirmed the initial cash dividend for the Company's 7.875% Series B Preferred Stock for the period from the date of original issuance on February 12, 2013 to March 27, 2013, as described below.
|Q1 2013 Dividend Information|
|Month||Dividend||Holder of Record Date||Payment Date|
|March 2013||$0.2461||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