Charter Financial Corporation is a savings and loan holding company for CharterBank (the Bank). The Bank is a federally-chartered savings bank. The Bank's principal business consists of attracting retail deposits from the general public and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations, in commercial real estate loans, one- to four-family residential mortgage loans, construction loans and investment securities, commercial business loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, and other consumer loans. The Bank offers a range of community banking services to its customers, including online banking and bill payment services, mobile banking, online cash management, safe deposit box rentals, debit card, and automated teller machine (ATM) card services and the availability of a network of ATMs. As of September 30, 2016, the Company operated 20 branch offices in west-central Georgia, east-central Alabama and the Florida Gulf Coast.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks
- Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
- Symbol: NASDAQ:CHFN
- CUSIP: 16122W10
- Web: www.charterbk.com
- Market Cap: $259.8 million
- Outstanding Shares: 14,322,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.22
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.55
- 52 Week Range: $12.36 - $21.11
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.11
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.87
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: $68.19 million
- Price / Sales: 3.81
- Book Value: $14.55 per share
- Price / Book: 1.25
- Annual Dividend: $0.24
- Dividend Yield: 1.4%
- Net Margins: 17.48%
- Return on Equity: 6.10%
- Return on Assets: 0.91%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.28%
- Current Ratio: 0.95%
- Quick Ratio: 0.95%
- Average Volume: 53,488 shs.
- Beta: 0.3
- Short Ratio: 1.74
Frequently Asked Questions for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
What is Charter Financial Corp's stock symbol?
Charter Financial Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHFN."
How often does Charter Financial Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Charter Financial Corp?
Charter Financial Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.065 per share on Thursday, May 25th. This represents a $0.26 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 9th. This is a boost from Charter Financial Corp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. View Charter Financial Corp's Dividend History.
How were Charter Financial Corp's earnings last quarter?
Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.02. The firm earned $16.20 million during the quarter. Charter Financial Corp had a return on equity of 6.10% and a net margin of 17.48%. View Charter Financial Corp's Earnings History.
When will Charter Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Charter Financial Corp's stock going? Where will Charter Financial Corp's stock price be in 2017?
2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Charter Financial Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Charter Financial Corp's stock price to reach $18.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Charter Financial Corp.
Who are some of Charter Financial Corp's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Charter Financial Corp include Carolina Financial Corp (CARO), Financial Institutions (FISI), First Community Bancshares (FCBC), WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI), Bancorp (TBBK), Capital City Bank Group (CCBG), Old Line Bancshares, Inc. (MD) (OLBK), American National BankShares (AMNB), Summit Financial Group (SMMF), Shore Bancshares (SHBI), LCNB Corp. (LCNB), Bank of Commerce Holdings (BOCH), Select Bancorp (SLCT), DNB Financial Corp (DNBF), First Bank (FRBA), Carolina Bank Holding Inc. (NC) (CLBH), First Niagara Financial Group (FNFG) and Middleburg Financial Corp. (MBRG).
Who owns Charter Financial Corp stock?
Charter Financial Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include
CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP
(7.10%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.12%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.53%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.12%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (3.32%) and Pax World Management LLC (2.67%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Charter Financial Corp.
Who sold Charter Financial Corp stock? Who is selling Charter Financial Corp stock?
Charter Financial Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Alliancebernstein L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Seizert Capital Partners LLC and Corbyn Investment Management Inc. MD. View Insider Buying and Selling for Charter Financial Corp.
Who bought Charter Financial Corp stock? Who is buying Charter Financial Corp stock?
Charter Financial Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Horizon Investment Services LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Martingale Asset Management L P. View Insider Buying and Selling for Charter Financial Corp.
How do I buy Charter Financial Corp stock?
Shares of Charter Financial Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Charter Financial Corp stock cost?
One share of Charter Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.14.
Consensus Ratings for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.50)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||$18.50 (1.98% upside)|
Analysts' Ratings History for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)
|Date||Firm||Action||Rating||Price Target||Impact on Share Price||Details|
|4/17/2017||Sandler O'Neill||Initiated Coverage||Buy -> Buy||$23.00||Low|
|11/7/2016||Keefe, Bruyette & Woods||Downgrade||Outperform -> Market Perform||$15.00 -> $14.00||N/A|
Earnings History for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)Earnings History by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/27/2017|| || || || || || || || |
|4/27/2017||Q2 2017||$0.24||$0.22||$16.20 million||View||N/A|
|1/26/2017||Q1 2017||$0.22||$0.33||$17.18 million||View||N/A|
|11/4/2016||Q4 2016||$0.23||$0.26||$17.12 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.16 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.22 EPS
Current Dividend Information for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
|Most Recent Dividend:||5/25/2017|
|Payout Ratio:||29.27% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
20.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
19.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.40%Insider Trades by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.54%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|11/30/2016||Robert Lee /Ga/ Johnson||Insider||Sell||9,804||$14.50||$142,158.00|| |
|12/12/2014||Curtis R Kollar||CFO||Sell||4,000||$11.17||$44,680.00|| |
|12/12/2014||Robert Lee /Ga/ Johnson||CEO||Sell||10,288||$11.21||$115,328.48|| |
Headline Trends for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Latest Headlines for Charter Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CHFN)
|Charter Financial Corp. (Georgia) : CHFN-US: Dividend Analysis : May 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 9, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 4:17 PM
|Zacks: Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Given $23.00 Average Price Target by Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 2:29 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Getting Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 3:54 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:24 AM
|Charter posts 2Q profit|
marketbeat.com - April 27 at 6:57 PM
|Charter Financial Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Earnings of $3.3 Million|
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:43 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:24 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Declares Dividend Increase - $0.07 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 5:49 PM
|Charter Financial Corp.: Keep Calm And Pay What It Is Worth|
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 4:06 PM
|Charter Financial Declares Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend|
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 4:06 PM
|Charter Financial Corp. declares $0.065 dividend|
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 3:58 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 2:17 PM
|Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Now Covered by Analysts at Sandler O'Neill|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:46 AM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers|
biz.yahoo.com - March 27 at 12:40 PM
|Charter Financial Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Earnings of $5.0 Million|
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:09 PM
|2:01 pm Charter Finl increases quarterly dividend to $0.06/share from $0.05/share|
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 9:53 PM
|3 Small-Bank Buys: 2017 Trump-Proof Stocks|
www.thestreet.com - December 28 at 4:20 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report|
biz.yahoo.com - December 9 at 4:35 PM
|Charter Finl downgraded by Keefe Bruyette|
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 3:51 PM
|Charter Financial Announces Fiscal 2016 Earnings of $11.9 Million|
globenewswire.com - November 4 at 1:44 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or Prin|
biz.yahoo.com - November 4 at 1:44 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - October 25 at 4:16 PM
|Charter Financial: 3-Year Mark Post-Conversion Moratorium Expiration Passed|
seekingalpha.com - August 2 at 8:59 AM
|8:06 am Charter Finl reports Q3 EPS of $0.09 versus $0.19 single est|
finance.yahoo.com - July 30 at 8:06 AM
|Charter Financial Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Earnings of $1.3 Million|
globenewswire.com - July 29 at 4:15 PM
|Charter posts 3Q profit|
www.cnbc.com - July 29 at 4:15 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K/A, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:58 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, O|
biz.yahoo.com - April 28 at 11:52 AM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Financial Statements a|
biz.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:16 AM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders|
biz.yahoo.com - February 25 at 11:56 AM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:27 AM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Financials|
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 1:04 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report|
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:56 PM
|CHARTER FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Sta|
biz.yahoo.com - January 29 at 10:09 AM
|Why Charter Financial (CHFN) Could Shock the Market Soon|
finance.yahoo.com - December 30 at 8:33 AM
|Why Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Stock Might be a Great Pick|
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 8:50 AM
Charter Financial Corp (CHFN) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017