Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Announces 2nd
Quarter Dividend of $0.68 per Share
June 17, 2010 04:08 PM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Board of Directors of Annaly Capital Management, Inc.
(NYSE: NLY) declared the second quarter 2010 common stock cash dividend of $0.68 per common share. This
dividend is payable July 29, 2010 to common shareholders of record on June 29, 2010. The ex-dividend date is
June 25, 2010.
The Company distributes dividends based on its current estimate of taxable earnings per common share, not GAAP
earnings. Taxable and GAAP earnings will typically differ due to items such as non-taxable unrealized and realized
gains and losses, differences in premium amortization and discount accretion, and non-deductible general and
Dividends may be reinvested through Annaly's Dividend Reinvestment and Share Purchase Plan. Plan information
may be obtained from the Plan Administrator, Mellon Investor Services at 1-800-301-5234, at www.annaly.com,
or by contacting the Company.
Annaly manages assets on behalf of institutional and individual investors worldwide. The Company’s principal
business objective is to generate net income for distribution to investors from its investment securities and from
dividends it receives from its subsidiaries. Annaly is a Maryland corporation that has elected to be taxed as a real
estate investment trust (“REIT”), and currently has 559,712,327 shares of common stock outstanding.
This news release and our public documents to which we refer contain or incorporate by reference certain forward-
looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements which are based on various
assumptions (some of which are beyond our control) may be identified by reference to a future period or periods or
by the use of forward-looking terminology, such as "may," "will," "b