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Capstead Mortgage has the Lowest PEG Ratio in the Mortgage REITs Industry (CMO, CIM, IVR, HTS, MFA)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Mortgage REITs industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Capstead Mortgage ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 1.02. Following is Chimera Investment with a a PEG ratio of 1.39. Invesco Mortgage Capital ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 1.63.

Hatteras Financial follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.68, and MFA Financial rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 1.77.

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