Shareholder Call Scheduled for October 30
BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Capital Agency
Corp. (Nasdaq: AGNC) ("AGNC" or the "Company") announced today it will report
third quarter 2008 earnings after market close on Wednesday, October 29, 2008.
AGNC invites shareholders, prospective shareholders and analysts to attend the
AGNC Shareholder Call on Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 11:00 am ET. The
shareholder call can be accessed through a live webcast at http://www.AGNC.com
or by dialing (800) 398-9386 (U.S. domestic) or +1 (612) 332-0430
(international). Please advise the operator you are dialing in for the AGNC
BEFORE THE CALL:
REVIEW SLIDE PRESENTATION IN ADVANCE OF THE SHAREHOLDER CALL
The quarterly shareholder presentation includes a slide presentation to
accompany the call that participants may download at http://www.AGNC.com and
print prior to the call. You may wish to take the time to review the slides in
advance of the shareholder call.
DURING THE CALL:
VIEW STREAMING SLIDE PRESENTATION DURING THE SHAREHOLDER CALL
During the shareholder call you may watch and listen to the webcast or
listen to the shareholder call by phone and step through the slides at your
AFTER THE CALL:
LISTEN AND VIEW AUDIO SLIDE PRESENTATION AFTER THE CALL
The audio of the shareholder call combined with the slide presentation
will be made available on our website http://www.AGNC.com after the
shareholder call on October 30.
AUDIO ONLY PRESENTATION AVAILABLE AFTER THE SHAREHOLDER CALL
There will be a phone recording available from 2:00 pm Thursday, October
30 until 11:59 pm Friday, November 14. If you are interested in hearing the
recording of the presentation, please dial (800) 475-6701 (U.S. domestic) or
+1 (320) 365-3844 (international). The access code for both domestic and
international callers is 962744.
For further information or questions, please do not hesitate to call our
Investor Relations Department at (301) 968-9300 or send an email to
AGNC is a REIT formed in 2008 to invest exclusively in agency pass-through
securities and collateralized mortgage obligations for which the principal and
interest payments are guaranteed by a U.S. Government agency or a U.S.
Government-sponsored entity. The Company is externally managed and advised by
an affiliate of American Capital, Ltd. For further information, please refer
ABOUT AMERICAN CAPITAL
American Capital, Ltd. (Nasdaq: ACAS) with $20 billion in capital
resources under management(1), is the only private equity fund and the largest
alternative asset management company in the S&P 500. American Capital, both
directly and through its global asset management business, originates,
underwrites and manages investments in private equity, leveraged finance, real
estate and structured products. American Capital was founded in 1986 and
currently has 13 offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. For further
information, please refer to http://www.AmericanCapital.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements. Forward-looking
statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to various
factors and uncertainties in predicting future results and conditions.
Forward-looking statements can be identified by the fact that they do not
relate strictly to historical or current facts. They often include words such
as "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate" and "intend" or future or
conditional verbs such as "will," "would," "should," "could" or "may." Certain
factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expected
results include changes in interest rates, changes in the yield curve, changes
in prepayment rates, the availability and terms of financing, changes in the
market value of our assets, general economic conditions, market conditions,
conditions in the market for agency securities, and legislative and regulatory
changes that could adversely affect the business of the Company. Persons
considering an investment in the Company should consider the risks and
uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ from those contained
in the forward-looking statements, as well as the investment objectives,
charges and expenses of the Company carefully before investing. Such
information and other information about the Company is available in the
Company's Registration Statement on Form S-11, as amended, filed with the
Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on May 14, 2008 and in subsequent
periodic reports filed with the SEC. Copies are available on the SEC's
website, www.sec.gov. The Company disclaims any obligation or undertaking to
publicly release any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement for
any reason, except as otherwise required by law.
(1) As of June 30, 2008.
SOURCE American Capital Agency Corp.
Amanda Cuthbertson, Director, Investor Relations
Cressall, Vice President, Equity Capital Markets
both of American Capital