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Agnc Investment Corp. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
20.35
Close
20.53
High
20.59
Low
20.35
Previous Close
20.39
Daily Price Gain
0.14
YTD High
21.42
YTD High Date
May 1, 2017
YTD Low
17.45
YTD Low Date
Jan 3, 2017
YTD Price Change
2.62
YTD Gain
14.66%
52 Week High
21.42
52 Week High Date
May 1, 2017
52 Week Low
16.52
52 Week Low Date
Dec 15, 2016
52 Week Price Change
3.51
52 Week Gain
20.64%
Company Information
Stock Symbol
AGNC
Exchange
NasdaqGS
Company URL
www.agnc.com
Company Phone
301 968 9300
CEO
Gary D. Kain
Headquarters
Maryland
Business Address
2 BETHESDA METRO CENTER 12TH FLOOR, BETHESDA, MD 20814
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Real Estate
Industry Group
REIT - Residential
CIK
0001423689
About

AGNC Investment Corp. is a real estate investment trust. It primarily invests in agency mortgage-backed securities and collateralized mortgage obligations. The company's investments consist of securities, for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by United States Government-sponsored entities, such as the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp., or by U.S. Government agency, such as the Government National Mortgage Association. The company was founded on January 7, 2008 and is headquartered in Bethesda, MD.

Description

AGNC Investment Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company invests in residential mortgage pass-through securities and collateralized mortgage obligations for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by government-sponsored enterprise or by the United States government agency. It funds its investments primarily through short-term borrowings structured as repurchase agreements. The company has elected to be taxed as a REIT under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes, if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. The company was formerly known as American Capital Agency Corp. and changed its name to AGNC Investment Corp. in September 2016. AGNC Investment Corp. was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.