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Annaly Declares Its First Dividend of 2013

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Annaly Capital Management (NYSE: NLY  ) has declared a dividend for its Q1 2013. The company will pay $0.45 per share of its common stock on April 29 to shareholders of record as of April 1. This amount matches Annaly's previous disbursement, which was handed out in December.

The high-profile real estate investment trust is a habitual dividend payer, although its payout tends to fluctuate somewhat. Over the past five years, the quarterly disbursement has ranged from $0.48 to $0.75 per share.

The company's current dividend annualizes to $1.80 per share. That yields 11.5% at Annaly's most recent closing stock price of $15.60.

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  • Report this Comment On March 20, 2013, at 8:05 PM, prginww wrote:

    Over the past five years, that disbursement has ranged from $0.48 to $0.75 per share.

    No it's ranged from $0.45 to $0.75 per quarter per share.

  • Report this Comment On March 21, 2013, at 9:59 AM, prginww wrote:

    @techy46: I've updated the wording to make clear that that range is for the quarterly dividend.

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  • Report this Comment On March 21, 2013, at 2:07 PM, prginww wrote:


    My company allows a portion of 401(k) funds to be diverted to the market. does it make sense to hold dividend payers in this type of vehicle or will the dividends, which contribute to overall growth be taxed higher at withdrawl than they are worth?


  • Report this Comment On March 21, 2013, at 4:37 PM, prginww wrote:

    bradbeebe, I am an editor for The Motley Fool and not an analyst, so I am going to point you to this article in hopes it helps:

    The Fool also has a bunch of discussion boards, found here, where other Fools could help answer your question.

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