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

-0.03 (-0.38 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 05:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $7.85
50-Day Range
MA: $7.80
52-Week Range
Now: $7.85
Volume2.52 million shs
Average Volume3.64 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.55 billion
P/E Ratio10.90
Dividend Yield10.15%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryMortgage REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$455.67 million
Cash Flow$0.74 per share
Book Value$7.60 per share


Net Income$301.80 million


Market Cap$3.55 billion
Next Earnings Date2/20/2020 (Confirmed)

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 16th. Investors of record on Monday, December 30th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, January 31st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 10.19%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 27th. View MFA FINL INC/SH's Dividend History.

How were MFA FINL INC/SH's earnings last quarter?

MFA FINL INC/SH (NYSE:MFA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $56.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $66.90 million. MFA FINL INC/SH had a net margin of 60.28% and a return on equity of 9.68%. MFA FINL INC/SH's quarterly revenue was down 2.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS. 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 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for MFA FINL INC/SH.

How can I listen to MFA FINL INC/SH's earnings call?

MFA FINL INC/SH will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 20th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for MFA?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for MFA FINL INC/SH's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $8.25. On average, they expect MFA FINL INC/SH's stock price to reach $8.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% 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 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for MFA FINL INC/SH.

Has MFA FINL INC/SH been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MFA stock has been trending positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. MFA FINL INC/SH earned a news impact score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines 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. View News Stories for MFA FINL INC/SH.

Are investors shorting MFA FINL INC/SH?

MFA FINL INC/SH saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,300,000 shares, a drop of 7.2% from the January 15th total of 10,020,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,760,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View MFA FINL INC/SH's Current Options Chain.

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 folowing 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)

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 investors include Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (7.25%), LSV Asset Management (2.65%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.32%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.17%), State Street Corp (1.74%) and Boston Partners (1.70%). Company insiders that own MFA FINL INC/SH stock include Bryan Wulfsohn, Craig L Knutson, Robin Josephs 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 Jennison Associates LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. Company insiders that have sold MFA FINL INC/SH company stock in the last year include Bryan Wulfsohn and Robin Josephs. 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 LSV Asset Management, Boston Partners, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Capital Square LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Cannell Peter B & Co. Inc. and Alberta Investment Management Corp. Company insiders that have bought MFA FINL INC/SH stock in the last two years include Craig L Knutson, Robin Josephs 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, 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 $7.85.

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

MFA FINL INC/SH has a market capitalization of $3.55 billion and generates $455.67 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $301.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.68 on an earnings per share basis. MFA FINL INC/SH employs 59 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About MFA FINL INC/SH.

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 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  284 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  411 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  695
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 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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