Keep Your Eyes on News Update: Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (NYSE:WMC)

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (NYSE:WMC) stock identified change of 20.34% away from 52-week low price and recently located move of -12.65% off 52-week high price. It has market worth of $528.01M and dividend yield of 12.47%. WMC stock has been recorded -2.23% away from 50 day moving average and -0.95% away from 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 1.10% off 20-day moving average.

On June 20, 2019, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (NYSE:WMC) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.31 per share for the second quarter of 2019. dividend is payable on July 26, 2019 to common shareholders of record as of July 1, 2019, with an ex-dividend date of June 28, 2019.  

In addition, the Company estimates that its book value per share, as of May 31, 2019, was approximately $10.56. The May 31, 2019 estimated book value is unaudited, has not been verified or reviewed by any third party and is subject to normal quarterly reconciliation and other procedures. Further, the estimated book value is as of May 31, 2019 and does not include the dividend announced. Book value will fluctuate with market conditions, the results of the Company’s operations and other factors. The Company’s current book value may be materially different from the May 31, 2019 estimated book value.    The Financial sector company, Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation noticed change of -0.20% to $9.94 along volume of 290860 shares in recent session compared to an average volume of 364.82K. The stock observed return of 1.43% in 5 days trading activity. The stock was at -0.10% over one month performance. WMC’s shares are at -5.78% for the quarter and driving a -7.88% return over the course of the past year and is now at 19.18% since this point in 2018. 

 The average volatility for the week at 1.13% and for month was at 1.45%. There are 53.12M shares outstanding and 52.91M shares are floated in market. Right now the stock beta is 0.76. 

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