NYSE:MFA - MFA Finl Inc/SH Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$7.78 +0.01 (+0.13 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.77
Today's Range$7.76 - $7.80
52-Week Range$6.72 - $8.90
Volume1.96 million shs
Average Volume2.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.09 billion
P/E Ratio9.85
Dividend Yield10.31%
Beta0.34
MFA Finl Inc/SH logoMFA 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 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 founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryMortgage REITs
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:MFA
CUSIP55272X10
Phone212-207-6400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.03
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.85
Forward P/E Ratio9.49
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$433.45 million
Price / Sales7.15
Cash Flow$0.8943 per share
Price / Cash8.70
Book Value$8.22 per share
Price / Book0.95

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.79
Net Income$322.39 million
Net Margins78.04%
Return on Equity10.06%
Return on Assets2.97%

Miscellaneous

Employees55
Outstanding Shares398,490,000
Market Cap$3,092.27

MFA Finl Inc/SH (NYSE:MFA) Frequently Asked Questions

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."

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, June 8th. Investors of record on Friday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 10.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. View MFA Finl Inc/SH's Dividend History.

How were MFA Finl Inc/SH's earnings last quarter?

MFA Finl Inc/SH (NYSE:MFA) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust earned $53.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $69.35 million. MFA Finl Inc/SH had a net margin of 78.04% and a return on equity of 10.06%. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.20 EPS. View MFA Finl Inc/SH's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for MFA?

4 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for MFA Finl Inc/SH's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $9.00. On average, they expect MFA Finl Inc/SH's share price to reach $8.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of MFA Finl Inc/SH's key competitors?

Who are MFA Finl Inc/SH's key executives?

MFA Finl Inc/SH's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Craig L. Knutson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Stephen D. Yarad, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Sunil Yadav, Sr. VP (Age 48)
  • Mr. Gudmundur Kristjansson, Sr. VP (Age 38)
  • Mr. Bryan Wulfsohn CFA, Sr. VP (Age 34)

Has MFA Finl Inc/SH been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about MFA stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MFA Finl Inc/SH earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.21 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are MFA Finl Inc/SH's major shareholders?

MFA Finl Inc/SH's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Creative Planning (0.01%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.01%) and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own MFA Finl Inc/SH stock include Craig L Knutson, Ronald A Freydberg and Stephen D Yarad. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

Which institutional investors are buying MFA Finl Inc/SH stock?

MFA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and Creative Planning. Company insiders that have bought MFA Finl Inc/SH stock in the last two years include Craig L Knutson, Ronald A Freydberg and Stephen D Yarad. View Insider Buying and Selling for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

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, Scottrade, 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 $7.78.

How big of a company is MFA Finl Inc/SH?

MFA Finl Inc/SH has a market capitalization of $3.09 billion and generates $433.45 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $322.39 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.79 on an earnings per share basis. MFA Finl Inc/SH employs 55 workers across the globe.

How can I contact MFA Finl Inc/SH?

MFA Finl Inc/SH's mailing address is 350 PARK AVE 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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for MFA Finl Inc/SH (NYSE MFA)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  315 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  498
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MFA Finl Inc/SH and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MFA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MFA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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