Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/28/17, Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp. (ANH - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.15, payable on 1/29/18. As a percentage of ANH's recent stock price of $5.60, this dividend works out to approximately 2.68%, so look for shares of Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp. to trade 2.68% lower — all else being equal — when ANH shares open for trading on 12/28/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for ANH, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.15 declared by Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from ANH is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 10.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of ANH shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, ANH's low point in its 52 week range is $5.07 per share, with $6.35 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $5.60.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, ANH makes up 1.71% of the Mortgage REIT Income ETF ( MORT) which is trading up by about 0.6% on the day Tuesday.

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In Tuesday trading, Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp. shares are currently up about 0.7% on the day.