Over or Under: 4 Quarters Until Annaly Raises Dividend?

With interest rates at historic lows, many yield-hungry investors have flocked to the mREIT sector for the robust dividends. Annaly Capital Management is one of the biggest players in the space and sports a staggering +11% annual dividend yield. However, as long-term rates on new agency mortgage-backed securities, Annaly's primary focus, have come down, so has Annaly's dividend. In this video, Fool financial analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer discuss whether Annaly shareholders can expect an increase soon, and if not, is that a reason to sell? 

There's no question Annaly Capital's double-digit dividend is eye-catching. But can investors count on that payout sticking around? With the Federal Reserve keeping interest rates at historically low levels, Annaly has had to scramble to defend its bottom line. In The Motley Fool's premium research report on Annaly, senior analysts Ilan Moscovitz and Matt Koppenheffer uncover the key challenges the company faces and divulge three reasons investors may consider buying it. Simply click here now to claim your copy today!

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