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How to buy ARMOUR Residential REIT stock

Learn how to easily invest in ARMOUR Residential REIT stock.

ARMOUR Residential REIT Inc is a reit-mortgage business based in the US. ARMOUR Residential REIT shares (ARR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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ARMOUR Residential REIT stock price (NYSE: ARR)

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ARMOUR Residential REIT shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$9.66
52-week range$8.93 - $11.56
50-day moving average $10.06
200-day moving average $10.98
Wall St. target price$10.00
PE ratio 5.8489
Dividend yield $1.2 (12.35%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.66

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ARMOUR Residential REIT price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $9.66 from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-13) -2.62%
1 month (2021-12-20) 4.21%
3 months (2021-10-20) -10.14%
6 months (2021-07-20) -11.62%
1 year (2021-01-20) -12.97%
2 years (2020-01-17) -49.16%
3 years (2019-01-18) 20.64
5 years (2017-01-20) 21.68

Is ARMOUR Residential REIT stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing ARMOUR Residential REIT stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of ARMOUR Residential REIT's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

ARMOUR Residential REIT's P/E ratio

ARMOUR Residential REIT's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 6x. In other words, ARMOUR Residential REIT shares trade at around 6x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

ARMOUR Residential REIT financials

Revenue TTM $148.9 million
Operating margin TTM 78.94%
Gross profit TTM $-184,521,000
Return on assets TTM 2.15%
Return on equity TTM 1048.66%
Profit margin 78.94%
Book value $13.04
Market capitalisation $871.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

ARMOUR Residential REIT share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 39.6% of net profits

Recently ARMOUR Residential REIT has paid out, on average, around 39.6% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 12.35% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), ARMOUR Residential REIT shareholders could enjoy a 12.35% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In ARMOUR Residential REIT's case, that would currently equate to about $1.2 per share.

While ARMOUR Residential REIT's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that ARMOUR Residential REIT may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

ARMOUR Residential REIT's most recent dividend payout was on 27 January 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 January 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares ever split?

ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares were split on a 1:8 basis on 2 August 2015. So if you had owned 8 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your ARMOUR Residential REIT shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 700% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for ARMOUR Residential REIT shares which in turn could have impacted ARMOUR Residential REIT's share price.

ARMOUR Residential REIT share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.9291 up to $11.5619. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ARR.US volatility(beta: 0.97)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while ARMOUR Residential REIT's is 0.9742. This would suggest that ARMOUR Residential REIT's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

ARMOUR Residential REIT overview

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. invests in residential mortgage backed securities (MBS) in the United States. The company's securities portfolio primarily consists of the United States Government-sponsored entity's (GSE) and the Government National Mortgage Administration's issued or guaranteed securities backed by fixed rate, hybrid adjustable rate, and adjustable rate home loans, as well as unsecured notes and bonds issued by the GSE and the United States treasuries; and money market instruments. It also invests in other securities backed by residential mortgages for which the payment of principal and interest is not guaranteed by a GSE or government agency. The company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust under the Internal Revenue Code. As a result, it would not be subject to corporate income tax on that portion of its net income that is distributed to shareholders. ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of ARMOUR Residential REIT is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.442% of ARMOUR Residential REIT shares are held by insiders and 54.102% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for ARMOUR Residential REIT?
ARMOUR Residential REIT's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is ARMOUR Residential REIT based?
ARMOUR Residential REIT's address is: 3001 Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL, United States, 32963
What is ARMOUR Residential REIT's ISIN number?
ARMOUR Residential REIT's international securities identification number is: US0423155078
What is ARMOUR Residential REIT's CUSIP number?
ARMOUR Residential REIT's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 042315507

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