American Capital Agency Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (AGNC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for American Capital Agency (Nasdaq: AGNC) is tomorrow, June 26, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.05 per share. At a price of $22.91 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 17.9%.

The average volume for American Capital Agency has been nine million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Capital Agency has a market cap of $9.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are down 18.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

American Capital Agency Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The company has a P/E ratio of 10.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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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. You can view the full American Capital Agency Ratings Report.

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