NYSE:MFG - Mizuho Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.16 +0.05 (+1.61 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.11Today's Range$3.12 - $3.1852-Week Range$2.92 - $3.82Volume758,900 shsAverage Volume598,728 shsMarket Capitalization$40.07 billionP/E Ratio7.90Dividend Yield3.22%Beta1.11 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive MFG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MFG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:MFG Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.mizuho-fg.co.jp Phone813-5224-1111Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92 Current Ratio0.93 Quick Ratio0.92Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.90 Forward P/E Ratio8.10 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$32.16 billion Price / Sales1.25 Cash Flow$0.5338 per share Price / Cash Flow5.92 Book Value$6.53 per share Price / Book0.48Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.40 Net Income$5.20 billion Net Margins16.30% Return on Equity6.12% Return on Assets0.29%Miscellaneous Employees60,051 Outstanding Shares12,679,092,000Market Cap$40.07 billion OptionableOptionable 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 31st. The bank reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.03. The bank had revenue of $8.78 billion for 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, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Mizuho Financial Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mizuho Financial Group? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mizuho Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating 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 stories about MFG stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Mizuho Financial Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the bank a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Mizuho Financial Group? Mizuho Financial Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,729,238 shares, an increase of 56.4% from the January 15th total of 1,105,687 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 560,509 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days. View Mizuho Financial Group's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Mizuho Financial Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Mizuho Financial Group include U.S. Bancorp (USB), Industrial & Cmrcl Bnk f China (IDCBY), PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), UBS Group (UBS), DBS GRP HOLDING/S (DBSDY), National Australia Bank (NABZY), BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY), BB&T (BBT), Capital One Financial (COF), Intesa Sanpaolo (ISNPY), Standard Chartered (SCBFF), SunTrust Banks (STI), Shinhan Financial Group (SHG), KeyCorp (KEY) and DANSKE BK A/S/S (DNKEY). 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 60)Mr. Makoto Umemiya, Managing Exec. Officer, Group CFO, Head of Financial Control & Accounting Group and Director (Age 55)Daisaku Abe, Deputy Pres, Group CIO/Group COO, Head of IT, Systems & Operations Group and Exec. Officer (Age 62)Mr. Koji Arita, Managing Exec. Officer & Joint Head of Operations GroupMr. Takanori Nishiyama, Managing Exec. Officer, Head of Compliance Group, Group CCO & Director (Age 57) Who are Mizuho Financial Group's major shareholders? Mizuho Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.09%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.04%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Accident Compensation Corp (0.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.01%) and Comerica Bank (0.01%). Which major investors are selling Mizuho Financial Group stock? MFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Northern Trust Corp, World Asset Management Inc, Advisor Partners LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. Which major investors are buying Mizuho Financial Group stock? MFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OLD Mission Capital LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Accident Compensation Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., LPL Financial LLC, Natixis Advisors L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Virtu Financial 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 $3.16. How big of a company is Mizuho Financial Group? Mizuho Financial Group has a market capitalization of $40.07 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 207 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 245 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 452MarketBeat'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 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Investors Open a Backdoor Roth IRA?