BETHESDA, Md., July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Agency Corp. ("AGNC" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AGNC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.18 per share of common stock for August 2016. The dividend is payable on September 9, 2016 to common stockholders of record as of August 31, 2016, with an ex-dividend date of August 29, 2016.
The Company intends to disclose its July 31, 2016 estimated net book value per common share in mid-August.
The dividend declaration and the second quarter 2016 financial results will be discussed on the quarterly AGNC stockholder call on July 28, 2016 at 11:00 am ET. The call is open to stockholders, prospective stockholders and analysts. Callers who do not plan on asking a question and have access to the internet are encouraged to utilize the free live webcast at www.AGNC.com. Those who plan on participating in the Q&A or do not have the internet available may access the call by dialing (877) 300-5922 (U.S. domestic) or (412) 902-6621 (international). Please advise the operator you are dialing in for the American Capital Agency Corp. stockholder call.
A slide presentation will accompany the call and will be available at www.AGNC.com. Select the Q2 2016 Earnings Presentation link to download and print the presentation in advance of the stockholder call.
An archived audio of the stockholder call combined with the slide presentation will be available on the AGNC website after the call on July 28, 2016. In addition, there will be a phone recording available one hour after the live call on July 28, 2016 through August 13, 2016. If you are interested in hearing the recording of the presentation, please dial (877) 344-7529 (U.S. domestic) or (412) 317-0088 (international). The conference number is 10087919.
For further information or questions, please contact Investor Relations at (301) 968-9300 or IR@AGNC.com.
ABOUT AMERICAN CAPITAL AGENCY CORP.
American Capital Agency Corp. is a real estate investment trust that invests primarily 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 no longer affiliated with American Capital, Ltd. For further information, please refer to www.AGNC.com.
Investors Relations - (301) 968-9300
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SOURCE American Capital Agency Corp.