NYSE:MFA - MFA Finl Inc/SH Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.10 +0.06 (+0.85 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.10
Today's Range$6.99 - $7.11
52-Week Range$6.72 - $8.29
Volume2.27 million shs
Average Volume3.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.21 billion
P/E Ratio8.99
Dividend Yield11.19%
Beta0.38
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 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
Current SymbolNYSE:MFA
Previous Symbol
CUSIP55272X10
Phone212-207-6400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.05
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.99
Forward P/E Ratio9.73
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$433.45 million
Price / Sales7.36
Cash Flow$0.8864 per share
Price / Cash8.01
Book Value$7.90 per share
Price / Book0.90

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.79
Net Income$322.39 million
Net Margins80.58%
Return on Equity10.31%
Return on Assets3.10%

Miscellaneous

Employees55
Outstanding Shares449,550,000
Market Cap$3.21 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, September 14th. Investors of record on Monday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 11.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The real estate investment trust earned $58.55 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $56 million. MFA Finl Inc/SH had a return on equity of 10.31% and a net margin of 80.58%. The business's revenue was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.15 earnings per share. View MFA Finl Inc/SH's Earnings History.

When is MFA Finl Inc/SH's next earnings date?

MFA Finl Inc/SH is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

What price target have analysts set for MFA?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for MFA Finl Inc/SH's stock. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate MFA Finl Inc/SH's stock price to reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

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

Headlines about MFA stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. MFA Finl Inc/SH earned a news impact score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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)

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

MFA Finl Inc/SH's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (9.60%), BlackRock Inc. (6.95%), Nan Shan Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (3.00%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.34%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.26%) and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.01%). Company insiders that own MFA Finl Inc/SH stock include Craig L Knutson, Robin Josephs, Ronald A Freydberg and Stephen D Yarad. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

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 Martingale Asset Management L P, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Deutsche Bank AG, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Brown Advisory Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC and Prudential Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for MFA Finl Inc/SH.

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

MFA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Nan Shan Life Insurance Co. Ltd. and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought MFA Finl Inc/SH stock in the last two years include Craig L Knutson, Robin Josephs, 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 $7.10.

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

MFA Finl Inc/SH has a market capitalization of $3.21 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.

What is MFA Finl Inc/SH's official website?

The official website for MFA Finl Inc/SH is http://www.mfafinancial.com.

How can I contact MFA Finl Inc/SH?

MFA Finl Inc/SH's mailing address is 350 PARK AVENUE 20TH FL, 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:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  346 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  554
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 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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