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S&P 500   4,591.67
DOW   35,227.03
QQQ   386.20
S&P 500   4,591.67
DOW   35,227.03
QQQ   386.20
S&P 500   4,591.67
DOW   35,227.03
QQQ   386.20

MFA Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.10 (+2.25%)
(As of 12/6/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.78 million shs
Average Volume
3.51 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.01 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About MFA Financial

MFA Financial, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust, which engages in the business of investment, on a leveraged basis, in residential mortgage assets including agency mortgage-backed securities, non-agency mortgage-backed securities, and residential whole loans. The company was founded by Stewart Zimmerman on July 24, 1997 and is headquartered in New York, NY.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Real estate investment trusts
Mortgage REITs
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$359.38 million
Cash Flow
$0.67 per share
Book Value
$5.90 per share


Net Income
$-679.39 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.01 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.55 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

270th out of 1,335 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

58th out of 223 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is MFA Financial a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MFA Financial in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MFA Financial stock.
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How has MFA Financial's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

MFA Financial's stock was trading at $6.90 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MFA stock has decreased by 34.1% and is now trading at $4.55.
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When is MFA Financial's next earnings date?

MFA Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 22nd 2022.
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How were MFA Financial's earnings last quarter?

MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 5th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.06. MFA Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.25% and a net margin of 111.03%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share.
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How often does MFA Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MFA Financial?

MFA Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, October 29th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 29th.
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Is MFA Financial a good dividend stock?

MFA Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.99%. MFA has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. MFA Financial does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of MFA Financial is 61.54%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MFA Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 71.43% next year. This indicates that MFA Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for MFA?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for MFA Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.50 to $4.75. On average, they expect MFA Financial's stock price to reach $4.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are MFA Financial's key executives?

MFA Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Craig L. Knutson, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Stephen D. Yarad, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • John W. Elliott, Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Harold E. Schwartz, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Terence B. Meyers, Senior Vice President & Tax Director

What other stocks do shareholders of MFA Financial own?

What is MFA Financial's stock symbol?

MFA Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MFA."

Who are MFA Financial's major shareholders?

MFA Financial's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.90%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (1.66%), Millennium Management LLC (1.58%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.53%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (1.10%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.07%). Company insiders that own MFA Financial stock include Bryan Wulfsohn and Ronald A Freydberg.
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Which major investors are selling MFA Financial stock?

MFA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Geode Capital Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, and Balyasny Asset Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying MFA Financial stock?

MFA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, EMG Holdings L.P., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Citigroup Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, UBS Group AG, and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have bought MFA Financial stock in the last two years include Bryan Wulfsohn, and Ronald A Freydberg.
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How do I buy shares of MFA Financial?

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

One share of MFA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.55.

How much money does MFA Financial make?

MFA Financial has a market capitalization of $2.01 billion and generates $359.38 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $-679.39 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.65 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MFA Financial have?

MFA Financial employs 58 workers across the globe.

What is MFA Financial's official website?

The official website for MFA Financial is www.mfafinancial.com.

Where are MFA Financial's headquarters?

MFA Financial is headquartered at 350 PARK AVENUE 20TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022.

How can I contact MFA Financial?

MFA Financial'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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 212-207-6420.

This page was last updated on 12/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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