Discussion stirs around AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) this week; here is what analysts are saying.

September 16, 2018 - By Sonya McDaniel

Investors sentiment is 0.5 in Q2 2018. Its the same as in 2018Q1. It has no change, as 2 investors sold AGNC Investment Corp. shares while 0 reduced holdings. only 0 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. 163,376 shares or 24.07% more from 131,676 shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Gulf Bankshares (Uk) holds 0.03% or 146,576 shares. Prudential Public Ltd Com reported 0% of its portfolio in AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC).

Since September 4, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $129,959 activity.

AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering AGNC Investment Corp (NASDAQ:AGNC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. AGNC Investment Corp has $19.75 highest and $18.5 lowest target. $19.08’s average target is 1.01% above currents $18.89 stock price. AGNC Investment Corp had 4 analyst reports since April 26, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan maintained the shares of AGNC in report on Monday, July 23 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Friday, April 27. Maxim Group maintained AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) on Friday, July 27 with “Buy” rating. The stock of AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 26 by Maxim Group. Below is a list of AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) latest ratings and price target changes.

27/07/2018 Broker: Maxim Group Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $19.25 New Target: $19.75 Maintain
23/07/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $18 New Target: $18.5 Maintain
27/04/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $20 New Target: $19 Maintain
26/04/2018 Broker: Maxim Group Rating: Buy New Target: $19.2500 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.32% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $18.89. About 3.16 million shares traded. AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) has declined 12.37% since September 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.99% the S&P500.

AGNC Investment Corp. operates as a real estate investment trust in the United States. The company has market cap of $9.03 billion. The firm invests in residential mortgage pass-through securities and collateralized mortgage obligations for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by government-sponsored enterprise or by the United States government agency. It has a 5.46 P/E ratio. It funds its investments primarily through short-term borrowings structured as repurchase agreements.

Another recent and important AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “AGNC Investment: Our View” on August 24, 2018.

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