American Capital Mortgage Investment Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (MTGE)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- American Capital Mortgage Investment (Nasdaq: MTGE) is trading at unusually high volume Friday with 3.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down 92 cents (-3.5%) at $25.18 as of 3:51 p.m. ET.

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American Capital Mortgage Investment has a market cap of $1.54 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 11% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates American Capital Mortgage Investment as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been the company's poor growth in earnings per share. You can view the full American Capital Mortgage Investment Ratings Report.

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