In this segment from The Motley Fool's everything-financials show, Where the Money Is, David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer, analyst and author of the Fool's new report on dividends, recap quarterly earnings results from American Capital Agency and explain to investors why the stock had a monster day.

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The article The Power of Expectations and American Capital Agency originally appeared on Fool.com.

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