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What: Shares of mortgage REIT Hatteras Financial
So what: Though it is earnings season, Hatteras' quick dip had nothing to do with quarterly reports. Other REITs including MFA Financial
Now what: Opportunistic investors pounced on the price weakness, lured by the promise of even higher dividend yields on already generous payers. That's good enough to drive share prices back into more respectable territory. Just be careful out there: Annaly Capital Management
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