Annaly Capital Management, Inc.

NYSE:NLY Stock Report

Mkt Cap: US$9.7b

Annaly Capital Management Management

Management criteria checks 3/4

Annaly Capital Management's CEO is David Finkelstein, appointed in Mar 2020, he has a tenure of 3.25 years. His total yearly compensation is $14.32M , comprised of 7% salary and 93% bonuses, including company stock and options. He directly owns 0.05% of the company’s shares, worth $4.89M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 4.8 years and 4.3 years respectively.

Key information

David Finkelstein

Chief executive officer


Total compensation

CEO salary percentage7.0%
CEO tenure3.3yrs
CEO ownership0.05%
Management average tenure4.8yrs
Board average tenure4.3yrs

Recent management updates

Recent updates

Annaly Capital co-founder Wellington Denahan to retire from board

Feb 22

Annaly Upcoming Dividend Cut: Not The First, Won't Be The Last

Feb 14

Will Annaly Capital Management Q4 earnings beat for a 13th straight time?

Feb 07

3 Reasons To Be Bearish On Annaly For 2023

Jan 20

My Retirement Is Paid For By Your Home: Annaly Capital

Jan 12

Annaly Capital: My Top 2023 Dividend Pick

Dec 29

Annaly Capital Management declares $0.88 dividend

Dec 08

Annaly Capital: Trail Of Blood

Nov 04

Annaly Capital Management declares $0.88 dividend, approves 1-for-4 reverse stock split

Sep 08

Annaly Capital: 14% Yield Trap Or Opportunity?

Sep 02

Annaly's 13.3% Yield Is A Red Flag

Aug 09

Annaly Capital Management stock slips postmarket on 100M share offering

Aug 01

Annaly Capital: I'll Love It At $5

Jul 18

High Yield At Reduced Risk With Annaly Preferreds

Jul 11

Annaly Capital, The Common Or The Preferred?

Jun 30

Annaly: Ignore Tangible Book Value Changes At Your Own Peril

May 29

Annaly Capital: You Are Overpaying Right Now

May 09

Annaly: Mortgage Market Capitulation May Be Around The Corner

May 02

Ditch Annaly

Mar 30

Annaly Capital Stock: Set For A Deeper Correction

Mar 14

Annaly: More Pain To Come

Feb 12

Annaly: Skyrocketing Mortgage Rates Could Prove Disastrous For Mortgage REITs

Feb 01

Annaly: Not Just Another Pretty Dividend

Jan 17

Annaly Capital: What A 9%+ Yield Spread Means For Retirement

Dec 31

Unless You Get A Huge Discount, Don't Buy Annaly Capital's 10.4% Yield

Nov 29

Annaly Capital: Safe 10%-Plus Dividend Yield

Nov 05

The Inequality Of Annaly's Preferred Shares

Oct 27

Annaly Capital Management: Updated Assessment And Yield Spread Analysis

Sep 23

Annaly Capital: Superior Hedging Strategy, But Not All Risks Can Be Avoided

Sep 14

Is Annaly Capital A Good Stock To Buy? What To Consider

Aug 13

Annaly Capital Management: Most Attractive mREIT Candidate Currently

Aug 06

Annaly Capital's 9.9% Yield Just Got A Lot More Interesting On The Dip

Jul 05

Annaly Capital: Book Value Up, Higher Net Interest Margin, 9.7% Yield

May 05

Annaly Capital Management Q1 Earnings Preview

Apr 27

Annaly Capital Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:NLY) Has Found A Path To Profitability

Feb 15
Annaly Capital Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:NLY) Has Found A Path To Profitability

Annaly: Catch The Dividend Rocket

Feb 04

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has David Finkelstein's remuneration changed compared to Annaly Capital Management's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2023n/an/a


Dec 31 2022US$14mUS$1m


Sep 30 2022n/an/a


Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021US$9mUS$1m


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021n/an/a


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020US$13mUS$500k


Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD14.32M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD12.27M).

Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


David Finkelstein (50 yo)





Mr. David L. Finkelstein, C.F.A., serves as Chief Investment Officer of Annaly Capital Management, Inc. since November 16, 2022. He serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director at Annaly Capital Manageme...

Leadership Team

David Finkelstein
CEO, Chief Investment Officer & Director3.3yrsUS$14.32m0.050%
$ 4.9m
Steven Campbell
COO & President3yrsUS$4.39m0.0050%
$ 489.1k
Serena Wolfe
Chief Financial Officer3.5yrsUS$3.29m0.0022%
$ 213.1k
Anthony Green
Chief Corporate Officer6.3yrsUS$4.42m0.013%
$ 1.2m
Don Choe
Chief Technology Officerno datano datano data
Audrey Susanin
Deputy General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officerno datano datano data
Jillian Detmer
Head of Marketing - Business Developmentno datano datano data
Jessica LaScala
Head of Investment Operationsno datano datano data
Michael Fania
Deputy Chief Investment Officer & Head of Residential Creditno datano datano data
Daniel Jagoe
Managing Director of Asset Management7.8yrsno datano data
Johanna Griffin
Chief Risk Officer7.4yrsno datano data
Tanya Rakpraja
Head of Corporate Responsibility & Government Relations4.8yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: NLY's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

David Finkelstein
CEO, Chief Investment Officer & Director3.3yrsUS$14.32m0.050%
$ 4.9m
Michael Haylon
Independent Chairman of the Board15yrsUS$395.00kno data
John Schaefer
Independent Director10.1yrsUS$285.00k0.0044%
$ 429.0k
Glenn Votek
$ 1.7m
Francine Bovich
Independent Director9.1yrsUS$290.00k0.00068%
$ 65.9k
Kathy Hannan
Independent Director4.3yrsUS$310.00k0.0019%
$ 186.9k
Thomas Hamilton
Independent Director4.3yrsUS$285.00k0.0066%
$ 637.3k
Eric Reeves
Independent Director2.3yrsUS$290.00k0.0017%
$ 167.6k
Martin Laguerre
Independent Directorless than a yearno datano data
Vicki Williams
Independent Director5.4yrsUS$295.00kno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: NLY's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).