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Mizuho Financial Group (MFG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.06 (-1.45%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.27 million shs
Average Volume
1.03 million shs
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P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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Mizuho Financial Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Short Interest
0.02% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.38mentions of Mizuho Financial Group in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.36 to $0.39 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.75 out of 5 stars

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About Mizuho Financial Group Stock (NYSE:MFG)

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, Asia/Oceania, and internationally. It operates through Retail & Business Banking Company, Corporate & Institutional Company, Global Corporate Company, Global Markets Company, Asset Management Company, and Others segments. 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 fund management, underwriting of equity and bonds, risk hedging products, etc. for corporate customers; solutions based on capital management, business strategy, and financial strategy; real estate services; 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 corporate finance and transaction banking srvices; sales and trading services; investment products; pension funds; and ALM and investment services, including stable capital raising and balance sheet management, as well as management of fixed income, equity, and other securities portfolios. Additionally, the company provides online banking, cash management solutions, currency transaction, trade finance, custody, yen correspondence settlement, and research and consulting services; trust, securitization and structured finance, and stock transfers; and private banking and information technology-related services. Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

National commercial banks
Year Founded


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$42.77 billion
Cash Flow
$0.47 per share
Book Value
$5.67 per share


Free Float

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Masahiro Kihara (Age 59)
    President, Group CEO, Representative Executive Officer & Executive Director
    Comp: $646.1k
  • Mr. Takefumi Yonezawa (Age 53)
    Senior Executive Officer & Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Hidekatsu Take (Age 60)
    Deputy President, Senior Executive Officer & Representative Executive Officer
  • Mr. Naoaki Chisaka
    Chief Investor Relations Officer & GM of Investor Relations Department
  • Mr. Makoto Matsubara (Age 55)
    Senior Executive Officer, Head of Compliance Group & Group CCO
  • Mr. Nobuhiro Kaminoyama (Age 56)
    Senior Executive Officer, Group Chief HR Officer, Group Chief Digital Officer & Executive Director
  • Mr. Eric Yoss
    Chief Risk Officer for Mizuho Bank Americas
  • Mr. Hisashi Kikuchi (Age 59)
    Senior Executive Officer & Group Chief Audit Executive
  • Mr. Yasumasa Mukai (Age 60)
    Managing Executive Officer and In Charge of Specific Business, IT & Systems Group
  • Mr. Christopher Nam
    MD and Head of Internet & Digital Media Investment Banking for North American Banking Business

MFG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Mizuho Financial Group stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mizuho Financial Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" MFG shares.
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How have MFG shares performed in 2024?

Mizuho Financial Group's stock was trading at $3.44 at the start of the year. Since then, MFG stock has increased by 18.6% and is now trading at $4.08.
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Are investors shorting Mizuho Financial Group?

Mizuho Financial Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,380,000 shares, an increase of 41.7% from the April 15th total of 1,680,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,110,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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How were Mizuho Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:MFG) posted its earnings results on Sunday, November, 12th. The bank reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.02. The bank had revenue of $16.46 billion for the quarter. Mizuho Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.72% and a net margin of 8.48%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.10 EPS.

Is Mizuho Financial Group a good dividend stock?

Mizuho Financial Group (NYSE:MFG) pays an annual dividend of $0.10 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.47%. The dividend payout ratio is 27.78%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MFG will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.64% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.

What ETF holds Mizuho Financial Group's stock?

ActivePassive International Equity ETF holds 1,187,019 shares of MFG stock, representing 0.68% of its portfolio.

What is Tatsufumi Sakai's approval rating as Mizuho Financial Group's CEO?

7 employees have rated Mizuho Financial Group Chief Executive Officer Tatsufumi Sakai on Tatsufumi Sakai has an approval rating of 96% among the company's employees. This puts Tatsufumi Sakai in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Mizuho Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mizuho Financial Group investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), United Microelectronics (UMC), Ambev (ABEV), Banco Bradesco (BBD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), General Electric (GE), Yamana Gold (AUY) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Mizuho Financial Group's major shareholders?

Mizuho Financial Group's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include QRG Capital Management Inc. (0.00%), O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC (0.00%), US Bancorp DE (0.00%), First Trust Direct Indexing L.P. (0.00%), Naviter Wealth LLC (0.00%) and Te Ahumairangi Investment Management Ltd (0.00%).
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How do I buy shares of Mizuho Financial Group?

Shares of MFG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:MFG) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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