Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit (NYSE:ANH) shares hit a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $4.20 and last traded at $4.26, with a volume of 18156 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $4.30.

Separately, ValuEngine raised Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 29th.

The company has a market cap of $427.92 million, a PE ratio of 8.37 and a beta of 0.01. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.16, a current ratio of 20.90 and a quick ratio of 20.90.

Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit (NYSE:ANH) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.14 by ($0.01). The business had revenue of $12.39 million during the quarter. Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit had a net margin of 27.61% and a return on equity of 10.47%.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a $0.14 dividend. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 12.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in ANH. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit by 6.8% in the 1st quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 520,983 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,501,000 after purchasing an additional 33,078 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp lifted its stake in shares of Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit by 1.2% in the 1st quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 1,208,786 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $5,802,000 after purchasing an additional 14,021 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit by 2.3% in the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 9,019,243 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $43,293,000 after purchasing an additional 199,428 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its stake in Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit by 437.9% during the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 112,887 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $542,000 after buying an additional 91,900 shares during the period. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit by 9.7% during the 1st quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 145,231 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $697,000 after buying an additional 12,802 shares during the period. 52.65% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Anworth Mortgage Asset Corp Reit Company Profile (NYSE:ANH)

Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It primarily invests in, finances, and manages a leveraged portfolio of residential mortgage-backed securities and loans that are guaranteed by government-sponsored enterprises, such as the Federal National Mortgage Association or the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation.

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