Annaly Capital Management NLY reported solid first-quarter results; we are maintaining our fair value estimate. Earnings of $0.28 per share were up 22% from the year-ago quarter. Annaly continues to be challenged by the unfavorable interest rate environment, as it uses short-term repurchase ...
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