SOURCE: Paragon Financial Limited

Paragon Financial Limited

August 15, 2012 08:20 ET

High Yielding Annaly Capital and CYS Investments Continue to Benefit from Low Interest Rates

The Paragon Report Provides Stock Research on Annaly Capital Management and CYS Investments

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2012) - High yielding Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) have performed well in the current economic climate. REITs are a popular play in the current economy due to their steady dividends. REITs can avoid corporate income tax, provided they invest in real estate-related assets and pay out at least 90 percent of their income in dividends to investors, rather than reinvesting in their business. The Paragon Report examines investing opportunities in diversified REITs and provides equity research on Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) and CYS Investments Inc. (NYSE: CYS).

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The Mortgage REIT market has been boosted by record low interest rates, and there have been talks from the Federal Reserve to continue to keep interest rates at these low levels beyond 2014. With the current problems with Europe's economy the most likely response would be for governments to cut interest rates further or purchase assets.

"Even if the United States falls into a double-dip recession or has a contagion, that would basically inure to our benefit as those rates extend even further," said Dynex Capital Inc. Chairman and CEO Thomas Akin.

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Founded in 1997 as a Real Estate Investment Trust, Annaly is the largest mortgage REIT listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Since its IPO in 1997, Annaly has paid out over $8 billion in dividends to shareholders. The company current offers investors an annual dividend of $2.20 per share, for a yield of roughly 13 percent.

CYS Investments, Inc. is a specialty finance company that invests on a leveraged basis in residential mortgage pass-through securities for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac or Ginnie Mae. The company offers investors an annual dividend of $2.00 per share for a yield of around 13.8 percent.

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