Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp (WMC) gains 2.58% for July 21

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Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp (NYSE: WMC) shares gained 2.58%, or $0.08 per share, to close Wednesday at $3.18. After opening the day at $3.15, shares of Western Mortgage Capital fluctuated between $3.23 and $3.14. 458,517 shares traded hands a decrease from their 30 day average of 1,248,229. Wednesday's activity brought Western Mortgage Capital’s market cap to $193,384,389.

Western Mortgage Capital is headquartered in Pasadena, California..

About Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp

Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation is a real estate investment trust that invests in, acquires and manages a diverse portfolio of assets consisting of Residential Whole Loans, Commercial Loans, Non-Agency CMBS, Non-Agency RMBS, GSE Risk Transfer Securities and to a lesser extent Agency RMBS, Agency CMBS and ABS. The Company's investment strategy may change, subject to the Company's stated investment guidelines, and is based on its manager Western Asset Management Company, LLC's perspective of which mix of portfolio assets it believes provide the Company with the best risk-reward opportunities at any given time. The Company is externally managed and advised by Western Asset Management Company, LLC, an investment advisor registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc. Please visit the Company's website at www.westernassetmcc.com.

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