WINTON GROUP Ltd lifted its position in AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc (NYSE:MITT) by 69.6% in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 28,362 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 11,642 shares during the period. WINTON GROUP Ltd owned 0.10% of AG Mortgage Investment Trust worth $516,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC purchased a new stake in AG Mortgage Investment Trust during the second quarter worth $142,000. Acadian Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in AG Mortgage Investment Trust during the second quarter worth $195,000. Raymond James & Associates purchased a new stake in AG Mortgage Investment Trust during the second quarter worth $246,000. United Services Automobile Association lifted its holdings in AG Mortgage Investment Trust by 51.8% during the second quarter. United Services Automobile Association now owns 17,257 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $324,000 after buying an additional 5,892 shares during the period. Finally, Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. purchased a new stake in AG Mortgage Investment Trust during the second quarter worth $346,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 62.42% of the company’s stock.

NYSE MITT opened at $18.14 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $521.41 million, a P/E ratio of 8.13 and a beta of 0.77. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a quick ratio of 1.15 and a current ratio of 1.15. AG Mortgage Investment Trust Inc has a 1 year low of $16.31 and a 1 year high of $19.95.

AG Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:MITT) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $21.01 million for the quarter. AG Mortgage Investment Trust had a return on equity of 13.36% and a net margin of 42.38%.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 28th were given a dividend of $0.50 per share. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.03%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 27th.

Separately, ValuEngine lowered AG Mortgage Investment Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 3rd.

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About AG Mortgage Investment Trust

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc, a real estate investment trust, focuses on investing in, acquiring, and managing a portfolio of residential mortgage assets, other real estate-related securities, and financial assets. The company invests in residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issued or guaranteed by a U.S.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AG Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:MITT)

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