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Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp

  • STOCK
  • WMC
  • PRICE AS OF: Aug 20, 04:02 PM EDT
  • $10.77 +$0.02 +0.2%
  • INDUSTRY
  • Mortgage investment

WMC
Stock Dividend Data

DIVIDEND
YIELD
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11.51%
Financial Average 2.96%

ANNUALIZED
PAYOUT
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$1.24
Paid Quarterly

PAYOUT
RATIO
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86.7%
EPS $1.43

DIVIDEND
GROWTH
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No Payout Increase Last Year

DARS™
RATING
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WMC
Daily Snapshot

PRICE

$10.77

QUOTE TIME

Aug 20, 04:02 PM

TODAY'S VOLUME

267,471

OPEN PRICE

$10.73

DAY'S RANGE

$10.68 - $10.90

PREVIOUS CLOSE

$10.75

52 WEEK LOW / HIGH

$8.54 - $11.11

PERCENT OFF 52 WEEK HIGH

-3.06%

WMC
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WMC
Stock Price Recovery History

Ex-Dividend Date Payout Amount Days Taken For Stock Price to Recover
2018-06-29 $0.3100
2018-03-29 $0.3100
2017-12-29 $0.3100
2017-09-29 $0.3100
2017-06-28 $0.3100
2017-03-30 $0.3100
2016-12-29 $0.3100
2016-09-30 $0.3100
2016-06-30 $0.3100
2016-03-31 $0.4500

WMC
Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for WMC

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Metric WMC Rank Financial Avg. Ranking Notes
Relative Strength Percent off 52-week high is considerably lower than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations.
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is outside the normal range of the Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations.
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Dividend Uptrend P/E ratio is outside the normal range compared to benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Earnings Growth Expected earnings growth outside the normal range compared to benchmark/average industry growth rate/competitors.
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WMC
Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2017
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
-34.4% -24.8% No Payout Increase Last Year
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WMC
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
2017
2016
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WMC
Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.3100 2018-06-21 2018-06-29 2018-07-02 2018-07-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2018-03-22 2018-03-29 2018-04-02 2018-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2017-12-21 2017-12-29 2018-01-02 2018-01-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2017-09-21 2017-09-29 2017-10-02 2017-10-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2017-06-20 2017-06-28 2017-06-30 2017-07-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2017-03-23 2017-03-30 2017-04-03 2017-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2016-12-22 2016-12-29 2017-01-03 2017-01-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2016-09-22 2016-09-30 2016-10-04 2016-10-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3100 2016-06-23 2016-06-30 2016-07-05 2016-07-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2016-03-24 2016-03-31 2016-04-04 2016-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2015-12-17 2015-12-23 2015-12-28 2016-01-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2015-09-24 2015-10-01 2015-10-05 2015-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2015-06-18 2015-06-25 2015-06-29 2015-07-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6700 2015-03-26 2015-04-01 2015-04-06 2015-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7000 2014-12-18 2014-12-24 2014-12-29 2015-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7000 2014-09-23 2014-10-01 2014-10-03 2014-10-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6700 2014-06-19 2014-06-26 2014-06-30 2014-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6700 2014-03-20 2014-03-27 2014-03-31 2014-04-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$2.3500 2013-12-19 2013-12-26 2013-12-30 2014-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9000 2013-09-19 2013-09-26 2013-09-30 2013-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9000 2013-06-20 2013-06-27 2013-07-01 2013-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9500 2013-04-02 2013-04-10 2013-04-12 2013-04-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2200 2012-12-19 2012-12-27 2012-12-31 2013-01-29 Unknown Special N/A
$0.9000 2012-12-19 2012-12-27 2012-12-31 2013-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.8500 2012-09-20 2012-09-27 2012-10-01 2012-10-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3800 2012-07-26 2012-08-02 2012-08-06 2012-08-14 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5348 2005-02-24 2005-02-28 2005-03-21 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.4069 2004-09-01 2004-09-03 2004-10-04 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1495 2004-03-30 2004-04-01 2004-04-26 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1093 2002-08-20 2002-08-22 2002-09-20 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.2832 2002-04-19 2002-04-23 2002-05-28 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.3310 2001-08-20 2001-08-22 2001-09-17 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.4068 2001-02-21 2001-03-19 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.4813 2000-08-14 2000-08-16 2000-09-12 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.2452 2000-02-15 2000-02-17 2000-03-10 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0777 1999-09-28 1999-09-30 1999-11-01 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0775 1999-03-08 1999-03-10 1999-04-30 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1757 1998-09-28 1998-09-30 1998-10-30 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1286 1998-04-06 1998-04-08 1998-05-04 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1919 1997-09-23 1997-09-25 1997-11-03 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1866 1997-04-01 1997-04-03 1997-05-12 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.3481 1996-10-01 1996-10-03 1996-11-12 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.3454 1996-04-01 1996-04-03 1996-05-10 Unknown Unknown unknown

WMC
Investor Resources

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Company Website For more information, visit the company website.
Investor Relations Here you can find contact information on how to get in touch with the company.
Wiki Page Visit the company page on Wikipedia.
SEC Filings Get access to filings such as 8-K, 10-K, 13-D, Proxy Statements and more.

WMC
Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Financial

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation focuses on investing in, financing and managing primarily residential mortgage-backed securities. WMC is a REIT that is required to pay out most of its earnings in dividends. WMC is largely affected by the U.S. economic environment and residential real estate fundamentals. WMC uses leverage, comprised of borrowings under repurchase agreements, to accomplish higher returns. As a result, the aggregate debt-to-equity ratio of WMC as of March 31, 2014 is 7.4 to 1, which is a large potential risk for dividend investors. However, due to the leverage, WMC offers very high dividend yields. WMC has been paying dividends since 2012, and has increased them annually.

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