2. As of noon trading, American Capital Agency ( AGNC) is down $0.42 (-1.6%) to $25.14 on heavy volume Thus far, 6.6 million shares of American Capital Agency exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 8.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.07-$25.73 after having opened the day at $25.69 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.56.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). American Capital Agency has a market cap of $10.4 billion and is part of the real estate industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.2, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 9.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate American Capital Agency a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates American Capital Agency as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full American Capital Agency Ratings Report now.

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