9.7% Dividend MFA Financial Is One Of The Safest Mortgage REITs Long Term
- MFA's portfolio is designed to perform whether interest rates go up or down. 68% of its MBS are adjustable, hybrid, or step-up.
- MFA generated a 9.7% annual dividend for Q2 2014 and a $0.17 book value gain for a total economic return of +4.5% for Q2 2014 (+18% annualized).
- MFA's stock price has proven much more resilient over the last several years than that of many primarily Agency mortgage REIT companies. Read further for more details.