NYSE:MFG - Mizuho Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.10 -0.04 (-1.27 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$3.14
Today's Range$3.06 - $3.16
52-Week Range$3.06 - $4.00
Volume1.42 million shs
Average Volume435,325 shs
Market Capitalization$39.95 billion
P/E Ratio7.75
Dividend Yield3.20%
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in banking, trust, securities, and other businesses related to financial services in Japan, the Americas, Europe, and Asia/Oceania. It operates through five segments: Retail & Business Banking Company, Corporate & Institutional Company, Global Corporate Company, Global Markets Company, and Asset Management Company. The company provides deposit products; syndicated, housing, and card loans; business matching services; and advisory services related to overseas expansions, and mergers and acquisitions-related services. It also offers consulting services, including asset management and asset succession; payroll services; and sells lottery tickets issued by prefectures and ordinance-designated cities. In addition, it offers financial solutions, such as bonds, mergers and acquisitions advisory, etc. for corporate customers to meet their needs in fund-raising, investment management, and financial strategies; solutions based on their capital management, business strategy, and financial strategy; solutions related to real estate; advisory services and solutions, such as advice on proposals on various investment products to financial institutions; and financial services that include funding support and public bonds underwriting. Further, the company offers sales and trading services to meet risk hedging and investment needs; investment products for individual customers; and consulting services for institutional investors. Additionally, the company provides products and services related to trust, securitization and structured finance, pension, and stock transfers; securities services; and research, private banking, and information technology-related services. As of March 31, 2018, its branch network included 465 Mizuho Bank, 60 Mizuho Trust and Banking, and 275 Mizuho Securities; and 7,200 ATMs in Japan. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry National commercial banks
Current SymbolNYSE:MFG
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.90
Current Ratio0.91
Quick Ratio0.92


Trailing P/E Ratio7.75
Forward P/E Ratio7.95
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$32.16 billion
Price / Sales1.22
Cash Flow$0.5167 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.00
Book Value$6.74 per share
Price / Book0.46


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.40
Net Income$5.20 billion
Net Margins16.30%
Return on Equity6.12%
Return on Assets0.29%


Outstanding Shares12,683,120,000
Market Cap$39.95 billion

Mizuho Financial Group (NYSE:MFG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mizuho Financial Group's stock symbol?

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

How were Mizuho Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Mizuho Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:MFG) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The bank reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.03. The bank earned $8.78 billion during the quarter. Mizuho Financial Group had a return on equity of 6.12% and a net margin of 16.30%. View Mizuho Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is Mizuho Financial Group's next earnings date?

Mizuho Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Mizuho Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mizuho Financial Group?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mizuho Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Mizuho Financial Group.

Has Mizuho Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MFG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mizuho Financial Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Mizuho Financial Group?

Mizuho Financial Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,467,977 shares, a drop of 40.4% from the October 31st total of 2,462,646 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 914,990 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. View Mizuho Financial Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Mizuho Financial Group's key competitors?

Who are Mizuho Financial Group's key executives?

Mizuho Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Tatsufumi Sakai, Pres, Group CEO, Representative Exec. Officer & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Makoto Umemiya, Managing Exec. Officer, Group CFO, Head of Financial Control & Accounting Group & Director (Age 54)
  • Daisaku Abe, Deputy Pres, Group CIO/Group COO, Head of IT, Systems & Operations Group and Exec. Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Koji Arita, Managing Exec. Officer & Joint Head of Operations Group
  • Ms. Kaoru Naka, Investor Relation Professional

Who are Mizuho Financial Group's major shareholders?

Mizuho Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Aperio Group LLC (0.03%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.02%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.02%), US Bancorp DE (0.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.01%) and Comerica Bank (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling Mizuho Financial Group stock?

MFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, World Asset Management Inc, Advisors Asset Management Inc., US Bancorp DE, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Signaturefd LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Mizuho Financial Group stock?

MFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., First Republic Investment Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Advisor Partners LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Comerica Bank and Gradient Investments LLC.

How do I buy shares of Mizuho Financial Group?

Shares of MFG 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 Mizuho Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of MFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.10.

How big of a company is Mizuho Financial Group?

Mizuho Financial Group has a market capitalization of $39.95 billion and generates $32.16 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $5.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.40 on an earnings per share basis. Mizuho Financial Group employs 60,051 workers across the globe.

What is Mizuho Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Mizuho Financial Group is http://www.mizuho-fg.co.jp.

How can I contact Mizuho Financial Group?

Mizuho Financial Group's mailing address is 1-5-5 OTEMACHI CHIYODA-KU, TOKYO M0, 100-8176. The bank can be reached via phone at 813-5224-1111.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mizuho Financial Group (NYSE MFG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  204 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  237 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  441
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mizuho Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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