"Not something we are overly concerned about," says Annaly (NLY) CEO Mike Farrell of an SEC...

|About: Annaly Capital Managemen... (NLY)|By:, SA News Editor

"Not something we are overly concerned about," says Annaly (NLY) CEO Mike Farrell of an SEC inquiry into whether mortgage REITs can continue to use leverage and still retain their favorable tax status. MREIT shares have sold off recently - at least in part due to the SEC review - pushing already double-digit yields even higher. A list of the larger ones.