"Sell your Mortgage REITS immediately," writes Todd Johnson, who likes the sector, but is...

|By:, SA News Editor

"Sell your Mortgage REITS immediately," writes Todd Johnson, who likes the sector, but is worried they could get hit hard if the debt ceiling issue is not resolved. A downgrade of government paper could force collateral calls, reduced leverage, and funding issues. AGNC -2.7%, NLY -2.2%, HCS -0.3%.