SeekingAlpha  Mar 19  Comment 
ByEquity Watch: CYS Investments (CYS) is a specialty finance company, which remains attractive for income investors; the company provides a high dividend yield of 14.3%. Mortgage-backed securities are an important component of the company's total...
TheStreet.com  Mar 10  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CYS Investments declared a quarterly dividend of 32 cents a share Monday. Shares of CYS gained 1.2% to $8.57. The quarterly dividend is in line with the company's previous. The dividend is payable on April 17 to all...
Benzinga  Mar 10  Comment 
In a report published Monday, Deutsche Bank analyst Stephen Laws downgraded the rating on CYS Investments (NYSE: CYS) from Buy to Hold, but reiterated the $8.75 price target. In the report, Deutsche Bank noted, “Given shares are trading in...
SeekingAlpha  Feb 11  Comment 
CYS Investments Inc (CYS) Q4 2013 CYS Investments, Inc. Earnings Conference Call. February 11, 2014 / 9:00 A.M. E.T. Executives Rick Cleary – COO Kevin Grant – CEO, President and Chairman Frances Spark – CFO Bill Shean...
StreetInsider.com  Feb 10  Comment 
Visit StreetInsider.com at http://www.streetinsider.com/Earnings/CYS+Investments+%28CYS%29+Tops+Q4+EPS+by+3c/9146311.html for the full story.
SeekingAlpha  Jan 23  Comment 
ByTucker Leppa: The past year has been an extremely volatile period for agency mortgage real estate investment trusts (mREITs). Over the past 12 months there has been dividend, book value, and share price declines. Not a single agency mREIT has...
DailyFinance  Jan 9  Comment 
CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE: CYS) ("CYS" or the "Company") today announced that it will host the 2014 CYS Analyst and Investor Day on Monday, April 28, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Boston, Massachusetts. ...
Forbes  Dec 30  Comment 
Shareholders of CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE: CYS) looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 17.2% annualized dividend yield can sell the January 2014 covered call at the $8 strike and collect the premium based on the 5 cents bid, which...
StreetInsider.com  Dec 6  Comment 
Visit StreetInsider.com at http://www.streetinsider.com/Dividends/CYS+Investments+%28CYS%29+Declares+%240.32+Quarterly+Dividend%3B+17.3%25+Yield/8956094.html for the full story.
Benzinga  Oct 25  Comment 
In a report published Friday, Bank of America analyst Kenneth Bruce upgraded the rating on CYS Investments (NYSE: CYS) from Underperform to Neutral, and raised the price target from $7.50 to $8.50. In the report, Bank of America noted, “We...


Cypress Sharpridge Investments (NYSE:CYS) is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS) guaranteed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae. The company was founded in 2006 and is externally managed by Cypress Sharpridge Advisors, a joint venture between private equity firm The Cypress Group and Kevin Grant's Sharpridge Capital Management. The company's initial public offering (IPO) of stock is scheduled for 12 June 2009. It plans to sell 8.5 million shares at between $11 and $13 per share. Existing investors in the company include Talon Asset Management (17.38%), Fidelity Investments (10.72%), Robeco Investment Management (7.33%) and Woodbourne Partners (5.87%).[1]

In 2008, the company had $55.5 million in investment income, down 59% from $135 million in 2009. In the same year, it made a net loss of $39.2 million, up 40.0% from the $29.7 million net loss made the previous year. In the 1st quarter of 2009, the company had $9.3 million in investment income, down 54.8% from $20.6 million in the 1st quarter of 2008. In the same quarter, it made $13.0 million in net income, up 138% from the $34.4 million net loss made in the first quarter of the previous year. As of 31 March 2009, the company's RMBS portfolio size, yield and leverage ratio was $699 million, 5.2% and 7.0 respectively.[2]


  1. Principal Stockholders, 2009 CYS S-11/A
  2. Selected Consolidated Financial and Other Information, 2009 CYS S-11/A
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