News coverage about Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Invesco Mortgage Capital earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 47.1799941314846 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR) traded up $0.14 on Thursday, reaching $18.05. 891,255 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,030,136. Invesco Mortgage Capital has a 12 month low of $14.15 and a 12 month high of $18.86. The company has a quick ratio of 0.01, a current ratio of 0.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.86. The stock has a market cap of $1,990.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.68 and a beta of 0.86.

Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.40 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $68.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $68.85 million. Invesco Mortgage Capital had a net margin of 66.86% and a return on equity of 9.06%. Invesco Mortgage Capital’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.41 EPS.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 26th will be issued a dividend of $0.42 per share. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.31%. This is a positive change from Invesco Mortgage Capital’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 22nd. Invesco Mortgage Capital’s payout ratio is 52.83%.

Separately, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “buy” rating and set a $18.25 price target on shares of Invesco Mortgage Capital in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $18.13.

In other news, EVP David B. Lyle bought 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $16.97 per share, with a total value of $33,940.00. Following the acquisition, the executive vice president now directly owns 17,268 shares in the company, valued at $293,037.96. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. 0.25% of the stock is owned by insiders.

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Invesco Mortgage Capital Company Profile

Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc is a holding company, which conducts its businesses through IAS Operating Partnership LP (the Operating Partnership) and subsidiaries. The Company’s objective is to provide risk-adjusted returns to its investors through dividends and through capital appreciation. It invests in residential mortgage-backed securities that are guaranteed by the United States Government agency, such as the Government National Mortgage Association or a federally chartered corporation, such as the Federal National Mortgage Association or the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (collectively Agency RMBS); RMBS that are not guaranteed by the United States Government agency; Credit risk transfer securities that are unsecured obligations issued by government-sponsored enterprises; commercial mortgage-backed securities; residential and commercial mortgage loans, and other real estate-related financing arrangements.

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