Hatteras Financial Corp (NYSE:HTS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Hatteras Financial Corp (NYSE:HTS), hence the stock is down -2.07% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.59% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.49% and the stock has fallen -1.34% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have dropped -4.76% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 16, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $17.19 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $16.19 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $14.59.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.93% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.7%.
Hatteras Financial Corp (NYSE:HTS): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $16.2 with an intraday high of $16.28. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $16.17. However, the stock managed to close at $16.2, a loss of 0.12% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $16.22. The total traded volume of the day was 741,203 shares.
Hatteras Financial Corp. is an externally managed mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests primarily in single-family residential mortgage real estate assets, such as mortgage-backed security (MBS) and other financial assets. MBS are pass-through securities consisting of a pool of mortgage loans. The Company invests in both adjustable-rate and fixed-rate MBS. Adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs) are mortgage loans that have floating interest rates. All of its fixed-rate MBS are 10-year and 15-year amortizing fixed-rate securities. The Company has primarily invested in MBS issued or guaranteed by the United States Government agency, such as Ginnie Mae, or by the United States Government-sponsored enterprise, such as Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac. The Company is externally managed and advised by its manager, Atlantic Capital Advisors LLC (ACA).