Ex-Div Reminder for AG Mortgage Investment Trust Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock

On 2/25/15, AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc's 8.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (MITT.PRA) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.5156, payable on 3/17/15. As a percentage of MITT.PRA's recent share price of $25.52, this dividend works out to approximately 2.02%, so look for shares of MITT.PRA to trade 2.02% lower — all else being equal — when MITT.PRA shares open for trading on 2/25/15. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 8.08%, which compares to an average yield of 6.91% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

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As of last close, MITT.PRA was trading at a 2.12% premium to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average premium of 4.07% in the "Real Estate" category. The chart below shows the one year performance of MITT.PRA shares, versus MITT:

Performance Comparison Chart

Below is a dividend history chart for MITT.PRA, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.5156 on AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc's 8.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock :

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In Monday trading, AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc's 8.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock ( MITT.PRA) is currently trading flat on the day, while the common shares ( MITT) are off about 0.2%.

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