ARMOUR Residential REIT Inc. (ARR)

20.58
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 21.13
Day Low/High 20.45 / 21.10
52 Wk Low/High 16.00 / 21.15
Avg Volume 668.10K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 58.88M
Market Cap 1.24B
EPS -4.60
P/E Ratio 9.19
Div & Yield 2.04 (10.39%)

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Follow the Real Estate Insiders

It's a good sign when they buy into their own companies.

Searching for Combination Bargains

A screen incorporating three metrics turned up five prospects.

Safe, Cheap and on Fire

Safe, Cheap and on Fire

These bargain-basement stocks have just begun to pop.

Looking Closer at This Stock-Picking Model

Looking Closer at This Stock-Picking Model

Follow the 'no-brainers', the 'in-progress' and 'reconsidering' investments.

Those Overlooked, Red-Hot Preferreds

Those Overlooked, Red-Hot Preferreds

For myself, as an income-fund manager, validation is sweet.

'Fear of the Fed' Panic a Distant Memory

'Fear of the Fed' Panic a Distant Memory

I just don't see the risk in the mREIT sector.

Armour Passes Ground Rules Test

Armour Passes Ground Rules Test

The implicit pressure on ARR's book value is abating.

A Treasure-Trove in 13F Filings

A Treasure-Trove in 13F Filings

See where Wall Street's best and brightest have put money.

Armour REIT Earnings Disappoint Market

Armour REIT Earnings Disappoint Market

Anyone expecting a "clean quarter" was not paying attention.

Armour Residential's Panic Selling Has Stopped

Armour Residential's Panic Selling Has Stopped

Armour's next move will be higher, although management will postpone that as long as possible.

Armour Residential Looks Resilient

Armour Residential Looks Resilient

As mortgage prepayments drop, this REIT strengthens its balance sheet.

Thank Those Feckless, Reckless QE Tactics

Thank Those Feckless, Reckless QE Tactics

The New York Fed's MBS purchases should keep a floor under mREITs.

Embrace the Carry

Embrace the Carry

Never forget that "carry equals risk."

Armour Residential's Quarter Wasn't Bad

Armour Residential's Quarter Wasn't Bad

It was obviously a difficult quarter for the mortgage REITs in general.

Stay Small and Move Slowly

Stay Small and Move Slowly

Use this strategy for higher yielding alternative income investments.

Armour's June Was Less Than Stellar

Armour's June Was Less Than Stellar

Management needs to show shareholders that they are committed..

A Winning Combination for Value-Seekers

A Winning Combination for Value-Seekers

Stocks that trade below book and have insider buying often outperform. 

If You Have the Intestinal Fortitude

If You Have the Intestinal Fortitude

This mREIT should be alluring to those with a contrarian streak.

Where the Bargains Are

Where the Bargains Are

Just check the list of new lows.

Armour REIT Fortifies Its Dividend

Armour REIT Fortifies Its Dividend

Are dire forecasts for the mortgage-backed-securities market true?

Penetrating Armour Residential

Penetrating Armour Residential

Takeaways from the REITs recent conference appearance.

Lifting the Veil on mREITs

Lifting the Veil on mREITs

Here's what these firms need to do in order to reassure investors.

Mortgage Market Drop Requires Scrutiny

Mortgage Market Drop Requires Scrutiny

Recent market action shows fear trumps analysis short-term.

Calculating the Spread and the Fed

Calculating the Spread and the Fed

I believe there is a bottoming here and we really have seen 'as bad as it gets' for the mREITs.

The Quest for Income

The Quest for Income

I'm looking at high-yielding alternative investments.

Alternative Income Cheapies

Alternative Income Cheapies

These stocks provide plenty of bumps to jump in at lower prices.

Break Out the Barbell, Part I

Break Out the Barbell, Part I

Income investors need to exercise a different strategy to face the challenges ahead.

Challenging a Cherished Belief

Challenging a Cherished Belief

Can safe and boring stocks outperform more risky, glamorous ones?