ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc.

NYSE: ARR
The Russell indexes are rebalanced each year, and the latest preliminary rebalance was announced recently. These changes create many inflows and outflows of shares from funds.
The big drop in the markets, the first of 1% or greater in a very long time, no doubt helped the insider buyers to go in and grab shares. With earnings right around the corner, this may be the last...
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Wednesday, February 24, include First Solar, Ford, Frontier Communications, JPMorgan, Macy's and Yamana Gold.
Most major companies seem to be raising their dividends year after year. That may be the case for most companies, but certainly not all.
Source: ThinkstockFebruary 24, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 51 equities making new 52-week lows today.PDL BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: PDLI) dropped more than 11% on Tuesday to establish a new...
Source: ThinkstockFebruary 18, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 37 equities making new 52-week lows today.Fossil Group Inc. (NASDAQ: FOSL) dropped about 19.5% on Wednesday to establish a new...
Source: ThinkstockIt was no secret that Larry Summers, the former candidate to replace Ben Bernanke as the chairman of the Federal Reserve, was no big fan of the current easy money policies. The two...
Source: ThinkstockWe have extensively covered the risks brought on by higher interest rates against certain sectors of the stock market. The sector of mortgage real estate investment trusts (REITs),...
Source: Jon OggHigh yield investors have been chasing the attractive dividend payouts offered by the mortgage REIT sector for years and years now. Unlike the high payouts from telecom, tobacco, and...
Source: Jon OggFriday’s nonfarm payroll report is hopefully the beginning of some consistent hiring by American companies. Typically, small cap stocks derive some of the biggest benefit from an...
Source: Jon OggThe top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls will be playing catch-up on Wednesday as the markets did not get a chance to react to the analyst...
Source: Jon OggThe top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls are very thin this Tuesday as this is the second day that U.S. markets are closed today due to...
Source: Jon OggThese are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Monday.Allstate Corp. (NYSE: ALL) named Bull of the Day at Zacks.Armour...
We recently became worried about the future dividends of the high-yielding mortgage REIT sector due to QE3’s focus being on $40 billion in mortgage-backed securities. In fact, after our call of...
When the market is stable or when shares are strong, many companies choose to unload shares to raise capital. It may hurt the shareholders today but these moves can help grow a company down the road...