AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. Increases Quarterly Common Dividend 5.6% to $0.19 per Share

June 13, 2024 at 4:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2024-- AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MITT) (the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.19 per common share for the second quarter 2024, representing a 5.6% increase over the prior quarter dividend of $0.18 per common share. The dividend is payable on July 31, 2024 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 28, 2024.

“We believe in steadily increasing our dividend to align with our long-term earnings growth, and this increase reflects the sustainability and continuing strength of the earnings power in our investment portfolio along with additional scale created by the recently completed merger,” said TJ Durkin, Chief Executive Officer and President. “We remain committed to executing our strategy to further optimize our capital structure and scale to drive long-term shareholder value.”

About AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc.

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. is a residential mortgage REIT with a focus on investing in a diversified risk-adjusted portfolio of residential mortgage-related assets in the U.S. mortgage market. AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. is externally managed and advised by AG REIT Management, LLC, a subsidiary of Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P., a diversified credit and real estate investing platform within TPG.

Additional information can be found on the Company’s website at

About TPG Angelo Gordon

Founded in 1988, Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P. (“TPG Angelo Gordon”) is a diversified credit and real estate investing platform within TPG. The platform currently manages approximately $80 billion across a broad range of credit and real estate strategies. For more information, visit

Forward-Looking Statements

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AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc.
Investor Relations
(212) 692-2110

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