Is AGNC Investment the Dividend Stock for You?

Brent Nyitray, CFA, The Motley Fool
·4-min read
Is AGNC Investment the Dividend Stock for You?

The mortgage real estate investment trust sector went through the wringer in 2020 as the initial pandemic lockdowns completely disrupted the mortgage-backed securities market. Just about every mortgage REIT was forced to cut its dividend, and most reported big declines in book value. Looking forward, is AGNC Investment (NASDAQ: AGNC) a suitable income stock for a dividend investor?