Annaly Capital Management, Inc. announces second quarter 2021 common stock dividend of $ 0.22 per share
NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The Board of Directors of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE: NLY) (“Annaly” or the “Company”) declared the second quarter 2021 common stock cash dividend of $ 0.22 per ordinary share. This dividend is payable on July 30, 2021 to common shareholders of record on June 30, 2021. The ex-dividend date is June 29, 2021.
Annaly is a leading diversified capital manager who invests and finances residential and commercial assets. Annaly’s primary business objective is to generate net income for distribution to its shareholders and to optimize its returns through prudent management of its diversified investment strategies. Annaly is managed in-house and has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust, or REIT, for federal income tax purposes. Additional information about the company is available at www.annaly.com.
This press release and our public documents to which we refer contain or incorporate by reference certain forward-looking statements which are based on various assumptions (some of which are beyond our control) and may be identified by reference to one or more future periods or by the ‘use of forward-looking terminology, such as “may”, “will”, “believe”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “continue”, or similar terms or variations on these terms or the negative of these terms. Actual results could differ materially from those set forth in forward-looking statements due to various factors, including, but not limited to, the risks and uncertainties associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, including with respect to unfavorable economic conditions on real estate. associated assets and financing conditions; changes in interest rates; evolution of the yield curve; changes in prepayment rates; the availability of mortgage-backed securities and other purchase securities; the availability of funding and, if applicable, the terms of any funding; changes in the market value of our assets; changes in business conditions and the general economy; our ability to develop our residential credit business; our ability to develop our lending activities in the middle market; credit risks associated with our investments in credit risk transfer securities, residential mortgage-backed securities and related residential mortgage credit assets, commercial real estate assets and corporate debt; risks associated with investments in mortgage management rights; our ability to seize all contemplated investment opportunities; changes in government regulations or policies affecting our business; our ability to maintain our qualification as a REIT for US federal income tax purposes; our ability to maintain our exemption from registration under the Investment Companies Act; and the timing and completion of the sale of our commercial real estate activities. For a discussion of the risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, see “Risk Factors” in our most recent annual report on Form 10-K and all reports. quarterly on Form 10- Q. The Company does not undertake, and specifically disclaims any obligation, to publicly disclose the outcome of any revisions that may be made to forward-looking statements to reflect the occurrence of anticipated events or circumstances. or unforeseen after the date of such declarations, unless Required by law.