MFA Financial, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Preferred Dividend of $0.46875 Per Share

    MFA Financial, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Preferred Dividend of                               $0.46875 Per Share  PR Newswire  NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2014  NEW YORK, Feb.14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today that in accordance with the terms of its 7.50% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, the Board of Directors has declared a preferred stock dividend of $0.46875 per share for the quarter ending March 31, 2014. This dividend is payable on March 31, 2014, to preferred stockholders of record as of February 28, 2014.  MFA is a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the business of investment, on a leveraged basis, in Agency and Non-Agency residential mortgage-backed securities.  CONTACT: InvestorRelations@mfafinancial.com 212-207-6433 www.mfafinancial.com  SOURCE MFA Financial, Inc.  Website: http://www.mfafinancial.com