About Astoria Financial Corp
Astoria Financial Corporation is the unitary savings and loan holding company of Astoria Bank and its subsidiaries. The Company's principal business is the operation of its subsidiary, Astoria Bank, which is a local, community-oriented bank. Astoria Bank's business is attracting retail deposits from the general public and businesses and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations, principal repayments on loans and securities and borrowings, in multi-family and commercial real estate mortgage loans, one- to four- family, or residential, mortgage loans, and mortgage-backed securities. Astoria Bank also invests in consumer and other loans, the United States Government, government agency and government-sponsored enterprise (GSE), securities and other investments. The Company offers negotiable order of withdrawal (NOW) and demand deposit accounts, money market accounts, passbook and statement savings accounts, and certificates of deposit.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Savings & Loans
- Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: AF
- CUSIP: 04626510
- Previous Close: $18.86
- 50 Day Moving Average: $18.73
- 200 Day Moving Average: $16.41
- 52-Week Range: $100,422,000.00 - $14.11
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.13
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.36
- P/E Growth: 6.86
- Market Cap: $1.88B
- Outstanding Shares: 100,422,000
- Beta: 0.78
- Net Margins: 14.14%
- Return on Equity: 4.57%
- Return on Assets: 0.48%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.57%
- Current Ratio: 1.02%
- Quick Ratio: 1.02%
What is Astoria Financial Corp's stock symbol?
Astoria Financial Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AF."
How often does Astoria Financial Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Astoria Financial Corp?
Astoria Financial Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 13th.
Where is Astoria Financial Corp's stock going? Where will Astoria Financial Corp's stock price be in 2017?
3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Astoria Financial Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $19.50. On average, they expect Astoria Financial Corp's stock price to reach $16.67 in the next twelve months.
When will Astoria Financial Corp announce their earnings?
Astoria Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.
Who owns Astoria Financial Corp stock?
Astoria Financial Corp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.21%), Basswood Capital Management, LLC (5.87%), Basswood Capital Management L.L.C. (5.92%), State Street Corp (1.98%), Bain Capital Public Equity Management LLC (1.86%) and Prudential PLC (1.48%). Company insiders that own Astoria Financial Corp stock include Brian T Edwards, Gerard C Keegan, Hugh J Donlon, Patricia M Nazemetz, Robert J Destefano and Stephen J Sipola.
Who sold Astoria Financial Corp stock? Who is selling Astoria Financial Corp stock?
Astoria Financial Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential PLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. Company insiders that have sold Astoria Financial Corp stock in the last year include Brian T Edwards, Gerard C Keegan, Hugh J Donlon, Patricia M Nazemetz, Robert J Destefano and Stephen J Sipola.
Who bought Astoria Financial Corp stock? Who is buying Astoria Financial Corp stock?
Astoria Financial Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Basswood Capital Management L.L.C., Bain Capital Public Equity Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Marshall Wace LLP, State Street Corp, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC., Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc. and M3F Inc..
How do I buy Astoria Financial Corp stock?
Shares of Astoria 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 Astoria Financial Corp stock cost?
One share of Astoria Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.68.