CYS Investments Company Profile (NYSE:CYS)

About CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)

CYS Investments logoCYS Investments, Inc. is a specialty finance company. The Company's objective is to provide consistent returns to its investors through a combination of dividends and capital appreciation. It invests in agency residential mortgage-backed security (RMBS) collateralized by fixed rate single-family residential mortgage loans; adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs), which have coupon rates that reset monthly, or hybrid ARMs, which have a coupon rate that is fixed for an initial period. In addition, it has investments in collateralized mortgage obligations issued by a government agency or government-sponsored entity (GSE) that are collateralized by Agency RMBS. Its investments consist of residential mortgage pass-through securities for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by a GSE, such as Federal National Mortgage Association and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, or by the United States Government agency, such as Government National Mortgage Association.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Mortgage REITs
  • Symbol: NYSE:CYS
  • CUSIP: 12673A10
  • Web: www.cysinv.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.27 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 151,729,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.28
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.99
  • 52 Week Range: $7.42 - $9.21
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.91
  • P/E Growth: -1.86
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $12.55 million
  • Price / Sales: 101.31
  • Book Value: $8.32 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.01
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 12.0%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 77.50%
  • Return on Equity: 10.85%
  • Return on Assets: 1.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.62 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.59
  • Short Ratio: 2.48
 

Frequently Asked Questions for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)

What is CYS Investments' stock symbol?

CYS Investments trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CYS."

How often does CYS Investments pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CYS Investments?

CYS Investments declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, April 12th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 11.93%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 21st. View CYS Investments' Dividend History.

How were CYS Investments' earnings last quarter?

CYS Investments Inc (NYSE:CYS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $73.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $74.83 million. CYS Investments had a return on equity of 10.85% and a net margin of 77.50%. CYS Investments's quarterly revenue was down 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.27 EPS. View CYS Investments' Earnings History.

When will CYS Investments make its next earnings announcement?

CYS Investments is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for CYS Investments.

Where is CYS Investments' stock going? Where will CYS Investments' stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for CYS Investments' shares. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $9.25. On average, they expect CYS Investments' stock price to reach $8.55 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CYS Investments.

Who are some of CYS Investments' key competitors?

Who owns CYS Investments stock?

CYS Investments' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.79%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.29%), Boston Partners (3.85%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.82%), UBS Group AG (2.35%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (2.32%). Company insiders that own CYS Investments stock include David A Tyson, Jeffrey Hughes, Kevin E Grant and Stephen P Jonas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CYS Investments.

Who sold CYS Investments stock? Who is selling CYS Investments stock?

CYS Investments' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Edge Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Bank of America Corp DE, Cipher Capital LP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold CYS Investments stock in the last year include David A Tyson and Kevin E Grant. View Insider Buying and Selling for CYS Investments.

Who bought CYS Investments stock? Who is buying CYS Investments stock?

CYS Investments' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., UBS Group AG, PVG Asset Management Corp, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. and Rational Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for CYS Investments.

How do I buy CYS Investments stock?

Shares of CYS Investments 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 CYS Investments stock cost?

One share of CYS Investments stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.38.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: $8.55 (2.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/11/2017Wells Fargo & CoDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformLowView Rating Details
2/18/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$8.00N/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/8/2016Compass PointDowngradeNeutral -> Sell$9.00 -> $7.50N/AView Rating Details
9/9/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$9.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetNeutral$8.50 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
4/22/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/18/2016WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$8.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
4/13/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$8.75 -> $8.50N/AView Rating Details
6/17/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$8.50 -> $7.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Earnings by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Earnings History by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/25/2017        
4/19/2017Q1 2017$0.25$0.28$74.83 million$73.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2017Q416$0.24$0.24$68.21 million$48.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.25$0.26$71.75 million$69.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.25$0.26$48.50 million$56.17 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.27$0.27$71.75 million$81.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.27$0.29$71.75 million$85.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.27$0.27$42.30 million$47.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.30$0.27$39.20 million$45.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.31$0.21$47.30 million$43.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.31$0.31$71.75 million$83.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$0.32$0.31$78.87 million$77.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.34$0.33$81.37 million$71.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q114$0.35$0.28$91.55 million$80.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.24$0.31ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.17$0.23ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013$0.26$0.18ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q113$0.30$0.32ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q412$0.39$0.39ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.41$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.48$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.47$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.52$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.58$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.55$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.46$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$0.38$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.01 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.94 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Most Recent Dividend:4/12/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:11.93%
Dividend Growth:-8.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:84.75% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
99.01% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
106.38% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)

Dividend History by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/10/2017quarterly$0.2513%3/21/20173/23/20174/12/2017
12/13/2016quarterly$0.2512.84%12/20/201612/22/201612/30/2016
9/9/2016quarterly$0.2511.64%9/20/20169/22/201610/12/2016
6/9/2016quarterly$0.2511.93%6/20/20166/22/20167/13/2016
3/9/2016quarterly$0.2612.98%3/18/20163/22/20164/13/2016
12/9/2015quarterly$0.2614.61%12/18/201512/22/201512/30/2015
9/9/2015quarterly$0.2613.65%9/18/20159/22/201510/14/2015
6/9/2015quarterly$0.2813.11%6/18/20156/22/20157/15/2015
3/10/2015quarterly$0.3013.48%3/19/20153/23/20154/15/2015
12/8/2014quarterly$0.3013.04%12/18/201412/22/201412/29/2014
9/9/2014quarterly$0.3013.16%9/22/20149/24/201410/15/2014
6/9/2014quarterly$0.3214.05%6/20/20146/24/20147/16/2014
3/10/2014quarterly$0.3214.99%3/21/20143/25/20144/17/2014
12/6/2013quarterly$0.3216.73%12/13/201312/17/201312/27/2013
9/9/2013quarterly$0.3417.53%9/20/20139/24/201310/16/2013
6/10/2013quarterly$0.3413.57%6/21/20136/25/20137/17/2013
3/8/2013quarterly$0.3210.67%3/21/20133/25/20134/17/2013
12/11/2012special$0.5212/19/201212/21/201212/28/2012
12/10/2012quarterly$0.4012/19/201212/21/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/24/2017Kevin E GrantCEOSell175,389$8.47$1,485,544.83View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016David A TysonDirectorSell6,290$8.48$53,339.20View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Kevin E GrantCEOSell174,911$8.60$1,504,234.60View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016David A TysonDirectorSell3,500$8.04$28,140.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016David A TysonDirectorSell2,400$7.78$18,672.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Jeffrey HughesDirectorSell12,365$7.58$93,726.70View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Stephen P JonasDirectorSell74,992$7.51$563,189.92View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015David A TysonDirectorSell4,000$7.95$31,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Kevin E. GrantCEOSell30,000$7.98$239,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015David A TysonDirectorSell6,000$8.86$53,160.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Karen HammondDirectorBuy17,500$8.86$155,050.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Kevin E GrantCEOSell9,758$9.16$89,383.28View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Richard E ClearyCOOSell18,000$8.90$160,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Raymond A Redlingshafer JrDirectorSell6,015$9.21$55,398.15View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Kevin GrantCEOSell44,154$8.56$377,958.24View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014David TysonDirectorSell8,000$8.68$69,440.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Kevin GrantCEOSell170,332$8.66$1,475,075.12View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Thomas A RosenbloomInsiderSell34,633$8.54$295,765.82View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013Kevin GrantCEOBuy34,248$6.90$236,311.20View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Kevin E GrantCEOBuy5,752$10.38$59,705.76View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Jeffrey HughesDirectorBuy50,000$12.00$600,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Kevin E GrantCEOBuy30,058$11.96$359,493.68View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Jeffrey HughesDirectorBuy72,600$12.76$926,376.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Jeffrey HughesDirectorBuy10,000$12.65$126,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2012Kevin E GrantCEOBuy11,748$13.27$155,895.96View SEC Filing  
10/23/2012Kevin E GrantCEOBuy30,762$13.03$400,828.86View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Latest Headlines for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
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DateHeadline
reuters.com logoBRIEF-CYS Investments files for potential mixed shelf offering
www.reuters.com - May 23 at 12:32 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on REIT Stocks -- CyrusOne, CYS Investments, National Retail Properties, - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 19 at 8:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades CYS Investments Inc (CYS) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 8:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoShould Value Investors Pick CYS Investments (CYS) Stock? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 14 at 9:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould Value Investors Pick CYS Investments (CYS) Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 5:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect CYS Investments Inc (CYS) to Post $0.27 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 9:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoI Just Bought This 8% Yield - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 7 at 4:56 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAssessing AGNC Investment's Results For Q1 2017 (Including Current Price Target)
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 11:10 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Dirty Secret Behind The 11.8% Yield - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 28 at 3:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Affect CYS Investments (CYS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoCYS Investments Reaches Analyst Target Price
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 5:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact CYS Investments (CYS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact CYS Investments (CYS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 6:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CYS earnings conference call or presentation 20-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 12:23 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 4:47 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-CYS Investments Q1 gaap earnings per share $0.19
www.reuters.com - April 20 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo12% Yielder CYS Climbs After Q1 Earnings Beat
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 4:47 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCYS Investments leads mREIT sector higher; sell-side stays cautious
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.26 EPS Expected for CYS Investments Inc (CYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 9:48 PM
businesswire.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 19 at 9:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS beats 1Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 4:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 9:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Downgraded by Wells Fargo & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to CYS Investments, Inc. : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 4:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 8:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Board of Directors Declares First Quarter 2017 Common Stock Dividend of $0.25 Per Share, and Preferred Stock Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 5:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCYS Investments Inc (CYS) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 3:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoCYS Investments' Series A Preferred Stock Shares Cross 8% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS INVESTMENTS, INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:37 PM
marketwatch.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on REIT Stocks -- MFA Financial, Brandywine Realty Trust, CYS Investments, and Chimera Investment
www.marketwatch.com - February 21 at 5:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCYS Investment book value punished by Q4's rate rise - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 18 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CYS earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs CYS Investments (CYS) a Top Choice for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCYS INVESTMENTS, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:03 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-CYS Investments Q4 GAAP loss per share $1.23
www.reuters.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 CYS Investments Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 CYS Investments Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2016 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2016 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:23 pm CYS Investments reports Q4 EPS slightly below consensus
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:23 pm CYS Investments reports Q4 EPS slightly below consensus
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCYS INVESTMENTS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or Princ
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCYS Investments, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2016 Financial Results - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 2:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCYS Investments: Strikeout - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 2:00 PM

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