Ellington Financial Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.15 Per Common Share and Announces Estimated Book Value Per Common Share of $18.47 as of December 31, 2019
The Company also announced its estimated book value per common share of
Estimated book value per common share is subject to change upon completion of the Company's month-end valuation procedures relating to its investment positions, and any such change could be material. There can be no assurance that the Company's estimated book value per common share as of
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Amanda Klein or Kevin FitzGerald
Gasthalter & Co.
for Ellington Financial