American Capital Agency (AGNC): Q1 "comprehensive" EPS of -$1.57 may not be comparable to profit...

American Capital Agency (AGNC): Q1 "comprehensive" EPS of -$1.57 may not be comparable to profit estimate of $1.08. Shares -1.8% AH. (PR)
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  • Patrick Harden
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    AGNC basically earned $0.78 in spread income and $0.40 in drop income, so total core of $1.18/share - more of a comparison to the estimate of $1.08. All the other stuff was mark to market noise.
    2 May 2013, 04:13 PM Reply Like
  • Ken311
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    And I doubt the dividend will be affected. Could be a great buying opportunity tomorrow morning.
    2 May 2013, 04:18 PM Reply Like
  • Jack Rice
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    Unfortunately, the market listens to the noise.
    2 May 2013, 04:23 PM Reply Like
  • VeroMike
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    Most people will look at the hit book value took.($28.93)
    Hope I can buy back in $29.00 - $30.00 range tomorrow.
    Sold at $32.32 when I saw the news.
    In and out 3 times last year with >25% profit with dividends, 3% this year in 60 days.
    $31.80 at 4:30pm
    2 May 2013, 04:38 PM Reply Like
  • Ron Reed
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    That noise is what a lot of us make money on, market slaughters the stock price, those who know will buy up the stock and hold until the markets either returns the stock to par value or higher. My orders are already in for the morning's expected drop.
    2 May 2013, 04:39 PM Reply Like
  • ddpddpddp
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    Kind of what you expect from this "governmental" company - muddy water
    2 May 2013, 04:31 PM Reply Like
  • Van Hyder
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    CIO couldn't have been more clear in his comments that they are going to float new shares, it's a matter of when not if imo.
    2 May 2013, 04:38 PM Reply Like
  • Mike Maher
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    BV is $28.93, the stock is down hard, but still at $30.88 AH...thats above book, so they'll def be offering, probably sooner than later
    2 May 2013, 05:02 PM Reply Like
  • Patrick Harden
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    I think book has recovered significantly since 3/31 though, not sure where they stood at 4/30...hope someone asks that question on the CC. They could float another preferred series instead of more common.
    2 May 2013, 05:13 PM Reply Like
  • Phattboy43
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    This report is, unfortunately, not good. Can't spin it any other way. Long AGNC
    2 May 2013, 05:14 PM Reply Like
  • berloe
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    Is this what I've been waiting for? 29 looks like an entry for me; no, I'll wait for the next offering around 28.50.
    2 May 2013, 05:49 PM Reply Like
  • kingdad
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    Got extra $$ tomorrow AM will be your chance to Vote on AGNCs future in the only manner that really counts, your Bucks!
    I'll be buying and the price is falling.
    2 May 2013, 06:07 PM Reply Like
  • The Protected Trader
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    Bad Results - I am long AGNC and buying more below $30 - If it Drops below $30 Tomorrow - Great long term hold
    2 May 2013, 06:18 PM Reply Like
  • CaptRichie
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    Some folks don't do math very well. Fifty cents on $30 is 1.7% Not important to a stock paying 15% annually. If you're looking for growth, fugetabowdit. AGNC is for income.
    2 May 2013, 06:23 PM Reply Like
  • tstreet
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    Yes, but do you think they can maintain the current dividend given this earnings report?
    2 May 2013, 06:27 PM Reply Like
  • kingdad
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    Yes the divy should be sustainable through year end as AGNC had a fat cushion coming into this earnings period.
    3 May 2013, 03:18 AM Reply Like
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