Charter Financial Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:CHFN)

About Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)

Charter Financial Corp. logoCharter 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: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CHFN
  • CUSIP: 16122W10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $289.4 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,353,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.13
  • 52 Week Range: $12.58 - $21.11
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.48
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $68.25 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.05
  • Book Value: $14.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.30
  • Annual Dividend: $0.28
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • Net Margins: 21.28%
  • Return on Equity: 7.57%
  • Return on Assets: 1.07%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.27%
  • Current Ratio: 0.97%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.97%
  • Average Volume: 32,060 shs.
  • Beta: 0.44
  • Short Ratio: 2.59

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, July 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Thursday, August 24th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 8th. This is a boost from Charter Financial Corp.'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. View Charter Financial Corp.'s Dividend History.

How were Charter Financial Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.01. The firm earned $16.63 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $16.74 million. Charter Financial Corp. had a return on equity of 7.57% and a net margin of 21.28%. View Charter Financial Corp.'s Earnings History.

When will Charter Financial Corp. make its next earnings announcement?

Charter Financial Corp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Charter Financial Corp..

Where is Charter Financial Corp.'s stock going? Where will Charter Financial Corp.'s stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts 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 share price to reach $18.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Charter Financial Corp..

Who are some of Charter Financial Corp.'s key competitors?

Who are Charter Financial Corp.'s key executives?

Charter Financial Corp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert Lee Johnson, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Curtis R. Kollar, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Lee Washam, President of CharterBank
  • Curti M. Johnson, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Director
  • David Z. Cauble III, Independent Director
  • Jane W. Darden, Independent Director
  • Thomas M. Lane, Independent Director
  • Edward D. Smith, Independent Director
  • David L. Strobel, Independent Director

Who owns Charter Financial Corp. stock?

Charter Financial Corp.'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (1.75%). Company insiders that own Charter Financial Corp. stock include Lee Washam and Robert Lee /Ga/ Johnson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Charter Financial Corp..

Who bought Charter Financial Corp. stock? Who is buying Charter Financial Corp. stock?

Charter Financial Corp.'s stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. 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.

What is Charter Financial Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Charter Financial Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.26.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ CHFN)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  54 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  52 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  106
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $18.50 (3.95% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Price Target History for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/2/2017FIG PartnersReiterated RatingMarket-PerformLowView Rating Details
4/17/2017Sandler O'NeillInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$23.00LowView Rating Details
11/7/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$15.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Earnings by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ CHFN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017$0.29N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q3 2017$0.22$0.23$16.74 million$16.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q2 2017$0.24$0.22$16.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q1 2017$0.22$0.33$17.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q4 2016$0.23$0.26$17.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q3$0.19$0.09$16.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q2$0.15$0.14$13.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q1$0.13$0.30$16.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q4$0.12$0.12$10.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q3$0.11$0.12$11.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.09$11.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q4$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q3 13$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q412$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.22
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.72
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q3 20181$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q4 20181$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q1 20191$0.33$0.33$0.33
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Most Recent Dividend:8/24/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:1.45%
Payout Ratio:26.92% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ CHFN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.70%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Charter Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:CHFN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/16/2017Lee WashamPresidentSell2,980$18.03$53,729.40View SEC Filing  
6/14/2017Lee WashamPresidentSell5,696$18.15$103,382.40View SEC Filing  
6/13/2017Lee WashamPresidentSell5,147$18.13$93,315.11View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017Lee WashamPresidentSell450$18.36$8,262.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Robert Lee /Ga/ JohnsonInsiderSell9,804$14.50$142,158.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Curtis R KollarCFOSell4,000$11.17$44,680.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Robert Lee /Ga/ JohnsonCEOSell10,288$11.21$115,328.48View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Charter Financial Corp. (CHFN) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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