American Capital Mortgage Investment Crp (MTGE) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $1.02 EPS
American Capital Mortgage Investment Crp (NASDAQ:MTGE) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported $1.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.62 by $1.02, Analyst Ratings Network reports. The company had revenue of $39.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $45.36 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.94) earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 27.4% on a year-over-year basis.
Shares of American Capital Mortgage Investment Crp (NASDAQ:MTGE) traded down 0.85% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $19.85. The stock had a trading volume of 451,367 shares. American Capital Mortgage Investment Crp has a one year low of $17.27 and a one year high of $21.30. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $19.99 and its 200-day moving average is $19.73. The company’s market cap is $1.015 billion.
On a related note, analysts at JMP Securities downgraded shares of American Capital Mortgage Investment Crp from a “market outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 15th. They now have a $26.50 price target on the stock. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $22.37.
American Capital Mortgage Investment Corp. is a real estate investment trust (NASDAQ:MTGE).
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