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Company Overview and News
The mortgage market is one of the cornerstones of the U.S. economy. After all, the majority of homes and related properties are bought and funded by mortgage loans. And as we saw in the run up of the property markets in the 2000’s, mortgages can fund rampant expansion to the point of a bubble. When that bubble burst starting in 2007, it caused drastic harm to the economy and the general stock market.
Part 1 of this article compares NLY’s recent leverage, hedging coverage ratio, quarterly BV, economic loss, and current valuation to twenty mREIT peers.
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Following continued requests, this article analyzes fixed-rate agency MBS price movements during the third quarter of 2018 (through 8/10/2018).
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WallStars show positive broker target price upsides. IRSA Propiedades flaunted top net gains, while Orchid Island Capital showed the highest yield.
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Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, welcome to the MFA Financial Inc. Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions]. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Mr. Hal Schwartz. Please go ahead.
MFA Financial (MFA - Free Report) just came out with quarterly earnings of $0.17 per share, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.20 per share. This compares to earnings of $0.20 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items.
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Investors focused on the Finance space have likely heard of MFA Financial (MFA - Free Report) , but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? A quick glance at the company's year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Finance sector should help us answer this question.
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Despite concerns over interest-rate hikes, the REIT and Equity Trust industry is expected to perform well over the long term, on the back of strengthening economy and a steady source of income.
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I am projecting AGNC will report a minor decrease in quarterly BV for the second quarter of 2018. Most agency peers will also experience a similar type of BV decrease.
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I am projecting AGNC will report a combined modest-notable net unrealized loss on available-for-sale securities and investment securities measured at FMV for the second quarter of 2018.
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The performance of 59 securities, which were selected by SA contributors for their high-yield portfolios in 2014, are identified and analyzed for the period May 2014 to July 2018.
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Many investors are looking for a source of income via dividends. Preferred shares offer investors a relatively safe yield. The Invesco Preferred ETF (PGX) is popular with some investors who are hunting those yields. The monthly dividend can be a benefit and selling point for income investors. PGX has a higher dividend yield than most ETFs:
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This article compares NLY’s recent dividend per share rates, yield percentages, and several dividend sustainability metrics to twenty mREIT peers.
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Following continued requests by readers, this article analyzes fixed-rate agency MBS price movements during the second quarter of 2018 (through 6/15/2018).
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2018-08-13 - Asif
Core Business At Ballard, Ballard Power Systems is building a clean energy growth company. Ballard Power Systems is recognized as a world leader in proton exchange membrane (“PEM”) fuel cell power system development and commercialization. The company's principal business is the design, development, manufacture, sale and service of PEM fuel cell products for a variety of applications, focusing on its power product markets of Heavy-Duty Motive (consisting of bus, truck, rail and marine applications), Portable Power, Material Handling and Backup Power, as well as the delivery of Technology Solutions, including engineering services, technology transfer, and the license and sale of its extensive intellectual property portfolio and fundamental knowledge for a variety of fuel cell applications. A fuel cell is an environmentally clean electrochemical device that combines hydrogen fuel with oxygen (from the air) to produce electricity. The hydrogen fuel can be obtained from natural g...
2018-08-13 - Asif
Overview Marathon Patent Group was incorporated in the State of Nevada on February 23, 2010 under the name Verve Ventures, Inc. On December 7, 2011, the company changed its name to American Strategic Minerals Corporation and were engaged in exploration and potential development of uranium and vanadium minerals business. In June 2012, the company discontinued its minerals business and began to invest in real estate properties in Southern California. In October 2012, the company discontinued its real estate business when its former CEO joined the firm and the company commenced its IP licensing operations, at which time the Company’s name was changed to Marathon Patent Group, Inc. On November 1, 2017, the company entered into a merger agreement with Global Bit Ventures, Inc. (“GBV”), which is focused on mining digital assets. Marathon Patent Group has since purchased its cryptocurrency mining machines and established a data center in Canada to mine digital assets. Following the me...
2018-08-13 - Asif
Business and Organization Endocyte, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company and leader in developing targeted therapies for the treatment of cancer. The Company uses drug conjugation technology to create novel therapeutics and companion imaging agents for personalized targeted therapies. The agents actively target receptors that are over-expressed on diseased cells relative to healthy cells, such as prostate specific membrane antigen (“PSMA”) in prostate cancer. This targeted approach is designed to safely enable the delivery of highly potent drug payloads. The companion imaging agents are designed to identify patients whose disease over-expresses the target of the therapy and who are therefore more likely to benefit from treatment. In September 2017, the Company entered into a Development and License Agreement (the “License Agreement”) with ABX advanced biochemical compounds – Biomedizinische Forschungsreagenzien GmbH (“ABX”), pursuant to which the Company acquired exclusive ...
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