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How AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) Could Add Value To Your Portfolio

I’ve been keeping an eye on AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) because I’m attracted to its fundamentals. Looking at the company as a whole, as a potential stock investment, I believe AGNC has a lot to offer. Basically, it is a well-regarded dividend payer that has been a rockstar for income investors, currently trading at an attractive share price. Below, I’ve touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. If you’re interested in understanding beyond my high-level commentary, read the full report on AGNC Investment here.

Undervalued average dividend payer

AGNC is currently trading below its true value, which means the market is undervaluing the company’s expected cash flow going forward. According to my intrinsic value of the stock, which is driven by analyst consensus forecast of AGNC’s earnings, investors now have the opportunity to buy into the stock to reap capital gains. Also, relative to the rest of its peers with similar levels of earnings, AGNC’s share price is trading below the group’s average. This bolsters the proposition that AGNC’s price is currently discounted.

NasdaqGS:AGNC Intrinsic Value Export December 18th 18

AGNC’s high dividend payments make it one of the best dividend stocks on the market, and it has also been able to maintain it at a level in which net income is able to cover dividend payments.

NasdaqGS:AGNC Historical Dividend Yield December 18th 18

Next Steps:

For AGNC Investment, I’ve put together three pertinent aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for AGNC’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for AGNC’s outlook.
  2. Historical Performance: What has AGNC’s returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of AGNC? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.