CYS Investments Company Profile (NYSE:CYS)

About CYS Investments

CYS Investments logoCYS Investments, Inc. is a specialty finance company. The Company invests in agency residential mortgage-backed security (Agency 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 (approximately three, five, seven or 10 years). In addition, the Company permits investments in collateralized mortgage obligations (CMOs) issued by a Government agency or Government-sponsored entity that are collateralized by Agency RMBS, although it has not invested in any CMOs. In addition to Agency RMBS, the Company invests in the United States Treasuries. The Company also invests in debt securities issued by the United States Department of the Treasury or a Government-sponsored entity that is not backed by collateral.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Mortgage REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CYS
  • CUSIP: 12673A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $7.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.24
  • 52-Week Range: $7.42 - $9.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.01
  • P/E Growth: -1.15
  • Market Cap: $1.20B
  • Outstanding Shares: 151,456,000
  • Beta: 0.59
  • Net Margins: 77.50%
  • Return on Equity: 10.85%
  • Return on Assets: 1.21%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.88)
Consensus Price Target: $8.63 (7.54% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/18/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$8.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
12/8/2016Compass PointDowngradeNeutral -> Sell$9.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
9/9/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$9.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetNeutral$8.50 -> $9.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/18/2016WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$8.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
4/13/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$8.75 -> $8.50View Rating Details
7/7/2015Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
6/17/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$8.50 -> $7.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q316$0.25$0.26$71.75 million$69.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.26$0.26$80.83 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.27$0.27$71.75 million$81.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.27$0.29$71.75 million$85.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.28$0.27$71.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.30$0.27$71.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.31$0.30$513.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.31$0.31$71.75 million$83.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$0.32$0.20$78.87 million$77.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.27$0.21$81.37 million$71.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q114$0.33$0.35$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)


Earnings Estimates for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.89 EPS


Current Dividend Information for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:12.47%
Dividend Growth:-8.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:84.75% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
105.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
112.36% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.49%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for CYS Investments (NYSE:CYS)
News IconCYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) EPS Predicted At $0.27 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:CYS) - March 1 at 1:14 PM
News IconABR Of CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) At 2.71 - Stock Observer (NYSE:CYS) - March 1 at 1:14 PM logoCYS Investments' Series A Preferred Stock Shares Cross 8% Yield Mark (NYSE:CYS) - February 28 at 4:50 PM
News IconRevenue Update on CYS Investments Inc(NYSE:CYS) - Energy Index (NYSE:CYS) - February 28 at 8:00 AM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:CYS) - February 24 at 5:08 PM logoCYS Investments, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CYS-US : February 24, 2017 (NYSE:CYS) - February 24 at 12:03 PM logoCYS INVESTMENTS, INC. Financials (NYSE:CYS) - February 23 at 4:37 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:CYS) - February 23 at 2:53 AM logoCYS Investments, Inc. :CYS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NYSE:CYS) - February 22 at 4:52 PM
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News IconCYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) Consensus Price At $8.49 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:CYS) - February 12 at 4:38 PM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of CYS Investments, Inc.(CYS) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CYS) - February 10 at 10:05 PM
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News IconCYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) EPS Predicted At $0.26 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:CYS) - February 9 at 3:07 AM
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News IconEarnings Forecast Research on CYS Investments, Inc. (CYS) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CYS) - February 1 at 10:10 PM logoCYS Dividend Yield Pushes Above 13% (NYSE:CYS) - January 31 at 5:14 PM
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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 Tuesday, December 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 12.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 20th.

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

8 brokers have issued 1 year 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 $8.63 in the next year.

When will CYS Investments announce their earnings?

CYS Investments is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 18th 2017.

Who owns CYS Investments stock?

CYS Investments' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.28%), West Family Investments Inc. (1.41%), Allianz Asset Management AG (1.21%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.82%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.38%) and Edge Asset Management Inc. (0.36%). Company insiders that own CYS Investments stock include David A Tyson, Jeffrey Hughes, Kevin E Grant and Stephen P Jonas.

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 FMR LLC, State Street Corp, Menta Capital LLC, Edge Asset Management Inc., Cipher Capital LP, Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY and Baird Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold CYS Investments stock in the last year include David A Tyson and Kevin E Grant.

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 Two Sigma Investments LP, Allianz Asset Management AG, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Comerica Bank, Infrastructure Capital Advisors LLC, Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Ramsey Quantitative Systems.

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 $8.02.

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Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by Staff