SOURCE: Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc.
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 13, 2014) - Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. (the "Company" or "AMTG") (NYSE: AMTG) today announced the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend on the Company's 8.00% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Series A Preferred Stock") of $0.50 per share for the period that ends on April 29, 2014. The Series A Preferred Stock dividend is payable on April 30, 2014 to preferred stockholders of record as of March 31, 2014.
The Board of Directors also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.40 per share of common stock for the quarterly period ended March 31, 2014. The dividend is payable on April 30, 2014 to common stockholders of record on March 31, 2014.
AMTG also announced the Board of Directors set April 23, 2014 as the record date for its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. The 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on June 19, 2014 at the offices of Clifford Chance US LLP at 31 West 52nd Street, New York, New York 10019.
About Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc.
Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in and manages residential mortgage-backed securities and other residential mortgage assets throughout the United States. The Company is externally managed and advised by ARM Manager, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and an indirect subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: APO), a leading global alternative investment manager with approximately $161.2 billion of assets under management at December 31, 2013.
Additional information can be found on the Company's website at www.apolloresidentialmortgage.com.
Certain statements contained in this press release constitute forward-looking statements as such term is defined in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and such statements are intended to be covered by the safe harbor provided by the same. Forward-looking statements are subject to substantial risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict and are generally beyond the Company's control. These forward-looking statements include information about possible or assumed future results of the Company's business, financial condition, liquidity, results of operations, plans and objectives. When used in this release, the words "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "plan," "continue," "intend," "should," "may" or similar expressions, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Statements regarding the following subjects, among others, may be forward-looking: the return on equity; the yield on investments; the ability to borrow to finance assets; and risks associated with investing in real estate assets, including changes in business conditions and the general economy. For a further list and description of such risks and uncertainties, see the reports filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements, and other risks, uncertainties and factors are based on the Company's beliefs, assumptions and expectations of its future performance, taking into account all information currently available to the Company. Forward-looking statements are not predictions of future events. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.