"There is some reason for concern here," says American Capital (AGNC) CEO Gary Kain, telling...

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

"There is some reason for concern here," says American Capital (AGNC) CEO Gary Kain, telling conference-goers mREIT investors have good cause for hitting the sell button. However, he says, a portfolio of Agency MBS can be constructed that both limits prepayment risk and provides an adequate yield. He urges close study of page 14 of his presentation - a slow prepaying, 30-year, 3.5% MBS purchased with 7X leverage can yield double-digits, and that's where he feels AGNC's portfolio is positioned.