More on Newcastle Investment (NCT) Q4 earnings: Core EPS of $0.19 down from $0.30 a year ago....

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More on Newcastle Investment (NCT) Q4 earnings: Core EPS of $0.19 down from $0.30 a year ago. Cash available for distribution of $35M, up from $18M a year ago. Book value/share of $5.86, up 26.8% Y/Y. MSR investments of $245M UPB generated IRR of 19% vs. expectations for 18%. Conference call set for 8:30 ET. Spinoff of New Residential still slated by the end of Q1. Shares +0.4% premarket. (PR)