Annaly Capital Management, Inc… (NYSE:NLY)

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Fighting Low Stock Prices, Annaly Insiders Buy Shares

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) is in the crazy world of mortgage-backed securities real estate investment trusts. These MBS REITs can be incredibly volatile, and they generally come with ...
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Five Dangerous Dividend Yields Above 10%

Investors have been told over and over to love dividends, as they provide income and stability to a portfolio. While those themes are often true, there can be a dark ...
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Short Sellers Abandoning Bets Against High-Yield Defensive Dividend Stocks

We have seen the short interest reports for the October 15 settlement date. It turns out that short sellers have been getting out of the way of the bull market ...
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Five High-Yield Dividend REITs That Are Safe to Buy Again

This year has been a stellar one for stocks, with the S&P 500 Index up more than 22% and with the Dow Jones Industrial Average up more than 18% in ...
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High-Yield Dividend Stocks Face Rising Short Interest

Short sellers have increased their bets against the stable high-dividend stocks that are in most Americans' retirement accounts and mutual funds. The end-of-September short interest saw year highs in a ...
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Credit Suisse Sees These Stocks as Likely Additions to the S&P 500

One of the reasons that investors look for stocks that may be added to the S&P 500 is that those that are added are immediately bought by portfolio managers who ...
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Short Sellers Pile On and Attack High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Short sellers have increased their bets against the stable high-dividend stocks that are in most Americans' retirement accounts and mutual funds. In fact, the mid-September short interest saw year highs ...
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Live Coverage: FOMC, Bernanke, Fed Lowered Forecasts, No Bond Purchase Tapering

24/7 Wall St. has been surprised by the FOMC with the decision not to begin tapering its $85 billion per month in bond buying. The markets were surprised too, because ...
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Sterne Agee Sees More Book Value Risks for High-Yield Dividend MBS REITs

The analyst team at Sterne Agee has updated its book value estimates for the high-yield mortgage-backed securities (MBS) real estate investment trust (REIT) sector. The move is based on rising ...
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Mortgage-Backed Securities Losses Dominate Federal Reserve Balance Sheet

The Federal Reserve issued some updates to its balance sheet and payments data on Friday, and the long and short of the matter is that you are going to see ...
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Short Sellers Get Schizo Regarding High-Yield Dividends: AEP, GE, Annaly, Altria and More

Short sellers are trying to decide what to do when it comes to how evaluate the high-yield dividend and defensive stocks. The latest short interest changes as of July 31 are ...
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Credit Suisse Identifies the Next 10 Stocks Likely to Join the S&P 500 Index

One of the big reasons that investors look for stocks that may be added to the S&P 500 is that the stocks that make the cut immediately become targeted by ...
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Short Sellers Make Big Changes in High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Short sellers are continuing to keep their bets against many of the top defensive high-yield dividend stocks. Increased volatility in June and rising interest rates are obviously making short sellers ...
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Hatteras Brings Only More Concern to High-Yield Dividend Mortgage REITs

Throughout May and June, we had been issuing warnings and highlighting research notes from Wall Street indicating that there was potentially a huge risk in the high-yield dividend mortgage real ...
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Short Sellers Make Big Changes in High-Yield Dividend Stocks: AEP, Altria, Annaly and More

Short sellers are continuing to keep their bets against many of the top defensive high-yield dividend stocks. Increased volatility in June and rising interest rates are obviously making short sellers ...
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