The mortgage REIT sector ticks down on news the Fed is reloading to flatten the yield curve even...

|By:, SA News Editor

The mortgage REIT sector ticks down on news the Fed is reloading to flatten the yield curve even more. The mREITs make their living off of a steep curve, levering up to borrow short and lend long. Two popular ones:  AGNC -1.1%, NLY flat (but both lower than before the announcement).