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NYSE:MFAMFA FINL INC/SH Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.02 (+0.71 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.85
50-Day Range
MA: $2.60
52-Week Range
Now: $2.85
Volume4.69 million shs
Average Volume22.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.29 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
MFA Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company invests in residential mortgage assets, including non-agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS), agency MBS, residential whole loans, credit risk transfer securities, and mortgage servicing rights related assets. Its MBS are secured by hybrid, adjustable-rate, 15-year fixed-rate, and 30-year and longer-term fixed-rate mortgages, as well as mortgages that have interest rates that reset annually or more frequently. The company has elected to be taxed as a REIT and would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. MFA Financial, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.24 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryMortgage REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$581.73 million
Cash Flow$0.93 per share
Book Value$7.49 per share


Net Income$378.12 million
Net Margins-116.56%


Market Cap$1.29 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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MFA FINL INC/SH (NYSE:MFA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has MFA FINL INC/SH's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

MFA FINL INC/SH's stock was trading at $6.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MFA stock has decreased by 58.7% and is now trading at $2.85.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of MFA FINL INC/SH?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MFA FINL INC/SH in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is MFA FINL INC/SH's next earnings date?

MFA FINL INC/SH is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were MFA FINL INC/SH's earnings last quarter?

MFA FINL INC/SH (NYSE:MFA) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.04. MFA FINL INC/SH had a negative net margin of 116.56% and a positive return on equity of 10.24%.
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How often does MFA FINL INC/SH pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MFA FINL INC/SH?

MFA FINL INC/SH announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, October 30th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.02%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 29th.
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What price target have analysts set for MFA?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for MFA FINL INC/SH's stock. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $8.50. On average, they expect MFA FINL INC/SH's share price to reach $7.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 145.6% from the stock's current price.
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Has MFA FINL INC/SH been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about MFA stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MFA FINL INC/SH earned a news impact score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting MFA FINL INC/SH?

MFA FINL INC/SH saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 31,530,000 shares, an increase of 43.5% from the June 15th total of 21,970,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 29,370,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 7.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of MFA FINL INC/SH's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of MFA FINL INC/SH own?

Who are MFA FINL INC/SH's key executives?

MFA FINL INC/SH's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Craig L. Knutson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Stephen D. Yarad, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Gudmundur Kristjansson, Sr. VP & Co-Chief Investment Officer (Age 39)
  • Mr. Bryan Wulfsohn CFA, Sr. VP & Co-Chief Investment Officer (Age 35)
  • Mr. Sunil Yadav, Sr. VP (Age 49)

What is MFA FINL INC/SH's stock symbol?

MFA FINL INC/SH trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MFA."

Who are MFA FINL INC/SH's major shareholders?

MFA FINL INC/SH's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.77%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (5.74%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.36%), Balyasny Asset Management LLC (1.24%), LSV Asset Management (1.04%) and EJF Capital LLC (0.83%). Company insiders that own MFA FINL INC/SH stock include Bryan Wulfsohn, Robin Josephs and Ronald A Freydberg.
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Which major investors are selling MFA FINL INC/SH stock?

MFA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Cannell Peter B & Co. Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Federated Hermes Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold MFA FINL INC/SH company stock in the last year include Bryan Wulfsohn, and Robin Josephs.
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Which major investors are buying MFA FINL INC/SH stock?

MFA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Balyasny Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, EJF Capital LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought MFA FINL INC/SH stock in the last two years include Bryan Wulfsohn, Robin Josephs, and Ronald A Freydberg.
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How do I buy shares of MFA FINL INC/SH?

Shares of MFA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is MFA FINL INC/SH's stock price today?

One share of MFA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.85.

How big of a company is MFA FINL INC/SH?

MFA FINL INC/SH has a market capitalization of $1.29 billion and generates $581.73 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $378.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 on an earnings per share basis. MFA FINL INC/SH employs 59 workers across the globe.

What is MFA FINL INC/SH's official website?

The official website for MFA FINL INC/SH is www.mfafinancial.com.

How can I contact MFA FINL INC/SH?

MFA FINL INC/SH's mailing address is 350 PARK AVENUE 20TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 212-207-6400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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