More on American Capital Mortgage (MTGE) Q3 earnings: Net interest spread of 1.88%, down from...

|About: MTGE Investment Corp. (MTGE)|By:, SA News Editor

More on American Capital Mortgage (MTGE) Q3 earnings: Net interest spread of 1.88%, down from 1.94% last quarter. Average yield dipped 16 bps, but cost of funds declined 10 bps. CPR rose to 6.7% from 4.7% last quarter, still a fairly low level given the refi boom (manager AGNC had its own low 9% rate in Q3). On stock repurchase: "The market has tried to asses and adjust to the impacts of QE3; we have experienced volatility in the price of our stock." (PR)