American Capital Agency Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:AGNC)

About American Capital Agency Corp.

American Capital Agency Corp. logoAmerican Capital Agency Corp. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company primarily invests on a leveraged basis in agency mortgage-backed securities (agency MBS). The Company's investments consist of residential mortgage pass-through securities and collateralized mortgage obligations (CMOs) for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by a government-sponsored enterprise, such as the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac), or by the United States Government agency, such as the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) (collectively, GSEs). The Company also invests in other assets related to agency securities and approximately 10% of its assets in AAA non-agency and commercial mortgage-backed securities (collectively, AAA non-agency MBS). The Company is externally managed by American Capital AGNC Management, LLC, an affiliate of American Capital, Ltd.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Residential
  • Sub-Industry: Mortgage REITs
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AGNC
  • CUSIP: 02503X10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.48
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.380
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.237
  • 52-Week Range: $15.69 - $20.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
  • Market Cap: $6.51B
  • Outstanding Shares: 331,046,000
  • Beta: 0.19
  • Net Margins: -103.59%
  • Return on Equity: 9.64%
  • Return on Assets: 1.21%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.48%
  • Current Ratio: 0.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.12%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $20.61 (3.90% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$18.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$20.25 -> $19.75View Rating Details
7/9/2016NomuraDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/23/2016WunderlichUpgradeHold -> Buy$19.50 -> $23.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$23.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
2/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$20.50 -> $20.00View Rating Details
12/16/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$21.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Compass PointReiterated RatingBuy$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$25.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
11/8/2015Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
7/29/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$23.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
7/7/2015Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2016Q316$0.55$1.52$22.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.51$0.73$243.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116$0.56$0.52$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$0.56$0.54$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.60($0.43)$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.63$0.60$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.74$0.46$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2015Q414$0.68$0.86$22.10 million$250.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.77($0.07)$320.19 million$269.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.68$0.87$358.00 million$290.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.69$1.18$322.14 million$291.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.63$0.75$421.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.77$0.58$413.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q213$1.45$4.61$22.10 million$414.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2013Q113$1.03$0.64$377.13 million$407.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2013Q412$0.94$0.89ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$1.08$3.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$1.19$1.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$1.17$1.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$1.15$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$1.34$1.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$1.30$1.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$1.25$1.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q2 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q3 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q4 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
Annual Dividend:$2.16
Dividend Yield:10.89%
Payout Ratio:-74.48% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)

Dividend History for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/12/2016oct 16$0.1810/27/201610/31/201611/8/2016
9/14/2016sep 16$0.1811.16%9/28/20169/30/201610/7/2016
7/27/2016aug 16$0.1811.01%8/29/20168/31/20169/9/2016
7/14/2016jul 16$0.2012.47%7/27/20167/27/20168/8/2016
6/13/2016jun 16$0.2012.81%6/28/20166/30/20167/8/2016
5/12/2016may 16$0.2012.55%5/26/20165/31/20166/9/2016
4/12/2016apr 16$0.2012.77%4/27/20164/27/20165/9/2016
3/10/2016mar 16$0.2013.11%3/29/20163/31/20164/8/2016
2/11/2016feb 16$0.2013.69%2/25/20162/29/20163/8/2016
1/14/2016jan 16$0.2014.35%1/27/20161/29/20162/8/2016
12/14/2015dec 15$0.2014.03%12/29/201512/31/20151/8/2016
11/12/2015nov 15$0.2013.47%11/25/201511/30/201512/9/2015
10/13/2015oct 15$0.2012.45%10/28/201510/30/201511/9/2015
9/14/2015sep 15$0.2012.61%9/28/20159/30/201510/9/2015
8/12/2015aug 15$0.2012.15%8/27/20158/31/20159/8/2015
7/13/2015jul 15$0.2012.68%7/29/20157/31/20158/7/2015
6/10/2015jun 15$0.2012.03%6/26/20156/30/20157/8/2015
4/27/2015may 15$0.2011.53%5/27/20155/29/20156/5/2015
4/13/2015apr 15$0.2212.15%4/28/20154/30/20155/8/2015
3/12/2015mar 14$0.2212.49%3/27/20153/31/20154/10/2015
2/12/2015feb 15$0.2212.03%2/25/20152/27/20153/6/2015
1/15/2015jan 15$0.2212.11%1/28/20151/30/20152/6/2015
12/15/2014dec 14$0.2212.12%12/29/201412/31/20141/9/2015
11/17/2014nov 14$0.2211.42%11/26/201411/28/201412/5/2014
10/16/2014oct 14$0.2211.76%10/29/201410/31/201411/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.21%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 59.78%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016Bernice BellSVPSell133$19.78$2,630.74View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Gary D. KainCEOSell3,931$19.76$77,676.56View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Peter J. FedericoCFOSell1,643$19.76$32,465.68View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Bernice BellSVPSell9,504$19.55$185,803.20View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Christopher KuehlVPSell153,987$19.55$3,010,445.85View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Gary D. KainCEOSell368,953$19.55$7,213,031.15View SEC Filing  
6/28/2016Peter J. FedericoSVPSell11$19.43$213.73View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Peter J FedericoSVPSell975$18.80$18,330.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Morris A DavisDirectorSell3,323$19.00$63,137.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Christopher KuehlVPSell6,177$18.42$113,780.34View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Peter J FedericoSVPSell4,477$18.42$82,466.34View SEC Filing  
3/23/2016Gary D KainInsiderSell46,045$18.54$853,674.30View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Bernice BellSVPSell391$18.15$7,096.65View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Christopher KuehlVPSell14,562$18.16$264,445.92View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Gary D KainInsiderSell21,103$18.13$382,597.39View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Christopher KuehlVPSell8,124$18.04$146,556.96View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Peter J FedericoSVPSell8,126$18.04$146,593.04View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Bernice BellSVPSell2,109$18.12$38,215.08View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Bernice BellSVPSell2,078$18.00$37,404.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Christopher KuehlVPSell7,050$18.00$126,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Gary D. KaininsiderSell7,747$17.96$139,136.12View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Bernice BellSVPSell10$17.66$176.60View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Bernice BellSVPSell2,385$16.96$40,449.60View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Christopher KuehlVPSell1,567$19.06$29,867.02View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Randy E DobbsDirectorSell4,500$19.18$86,310.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Morris A DavisDirectorSell1,253$20.76$26,012.28View SEC Filing  
3/31/2015Christopher KuehlVPSell3,938$21.45$84,470.10View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Gary D KainInsiderSell40,583$21.81$885,115.23View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Gary D KainInsiderSell67$21.79$1,459.93View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Gary D KainInsiderSell6,371$21.46$136,721.66View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Gary D KainInsiderSell42,220$21.12$891,686.40View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Christopher KuehlVPSell7,572$21.14$160,072.08View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Peter J FedericoSVPSell7,573$21.14$160,093.22View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Christopher KuehlVPSell6,145$21.62$132,854.90View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Morris A DavisDirectorSell2,000$21.63$43,260.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Christopher KuehlVPSell1,330$23.59$31,374.70View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Morris DavisDirectorSell3,000$22.57$67,710.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Peter FedericoSVPSell5,492$22.09$121,318.28View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Larry HarveyDirectorBuy2,000$20.04$40,080.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Larry HarveyDirectorBuy2,000$20.97$41,940.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Christopher KuehlVPBuy2,000$21.56$43,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Gary D KainInsiderBuy25,000$21.66$541,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Peter J FedericoSVPBuy2,500$21.71$54,275.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Gary D KainInsiderBuy25,000$22.44$561,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2013Malon WilkusCEOBuy15,500$32.34$501,270.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2012Alvin N PuryearDirectorBuy1,500$31.50$47,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Malon WilkusCEOBuy9,500$31.62$300,390.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Samuel Allan FlaxEVPBuy4,950$30.37$150,331.50View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012Gary D KainInsiderBuy20,000$32.75$655,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC)
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American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

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