Stifel Financial Corp Company Profile (NYSE:SF)

About Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)

Stifel Financial Corp logoStifel Financial Corp. is a financial holding company. Its principal subsidiary is Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, a retail and institutional wealth management and investment banking firm. It operates through three segments: Global Wealth Management, Institutional Group and Other. The Global Wealth Management segment consists of the Private Client Group and Stifel Bank businesses. The Institutional Group segment includes research, equity and fixed income institutional sales and trading, investment banking, public finance and syndicate. The Other segment includes interest income from stock borrow activities and interest income. Its principal activities are private client services, including securities transaction and financial planning services; institutional equity and fixed income sales, trading, research and municipal finance; investment banking services, and retail and commercial banking, including personal and commercial lending programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - Regional
  • Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
  • Symbol: NYSE:SF
  • CUSIP: 86063010
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.06 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,449,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $47.61
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.93
  • 52 Week Range: $28.49 - $56.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.42
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.63 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.16
  • Book Value: $38.40 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.16
  • Net Margins: 3.17%
  • Return on Equity: 7.37%
  • Return on Assets: 1.17%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 0.72%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 434,119 shs.
  • Beta: 1.63
  • Short Ratio: 7.91

Frequently Asked Questions for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)

What is Stifel Financial Corp's stock symbol?

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

How were Stifel Financial Corp's earnings last quarter?

Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.74 by $0.00. The business earned $675.53 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $681.99 million. Stifel Financial Corp had a net margin of 3.17% and a return on equity of 7.37%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 9.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.57 earnings per share. View Stifel Financial Corp's Earnings History.

When will Stifel Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Stifel Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Stifel Financial Corp.

Where is Stifel Financial Corp's stock going? Where will Stifel Financial Corp's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Stifel Financial Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate Stifel Financial Corp's stock price to reach $53.40 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Stifel Financial Corp.

Who are some of Stifel Financial Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Stifel Financial Corp stock?

Stifel Financial Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.47%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.89%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (3.57%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.35%), State Street Corp (3.13%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.07%). Company insiders that own Stifel Financial Corp stock include Allen Brautigam, Ben A Plotkin, Bruce A Beda, David M Minnick, Frederick O Hanser, James M Oates, John P Dubinsky, Kelvin R Westbrook, Richard J Himelfarb, Ronald J Kruszewski, Thomas P Mulroy and Victor Nesi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Stifel Financial Corp.

Who sold Stifel Financial Corp stock? Who is selling Stifel Financial Corp stock?

Stifel Financial Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Fairpointe Capital LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Alliancebernstein L.P. and Channing Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Stifel Financial Corp stock in the last year include Allen Brautigam, Ben A Plotkin, Bruce A Beda, David M Minnick, James M Oates, Kelvin R Westbrook, Richard J Himelfarb, Ronald J Kruszewski and Victor Nesi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stifel Financial Corp.

Who bought Stifel Financial Corp stock? Who is buying Stifel Financial Corp stock?

Stifel Financial Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Columbus Circle Investors, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Boston Advisors LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd. and Wellington Management Group LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stifel Financial Corp.

How do I buy Stifel Financial Corp stock?

Shares of Stifel Financial Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Stifel Financial Corp stock cost?

One share of Stifel Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.67.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $53.40 (19.54% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/23/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> NeutralHighView Rating Details
5/23/2017InstinetDowngradeBuy -> NeutralHighView Rating Details
3/20/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy -> Neutral$58.00 -> $59.00LowView Rating Details
3/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuy -> Neutral$58.00 -> $59.00MediumView Rating Details
11/28/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/10/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Evercore ISILower Price Target$58.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
8/12/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price TargetNeutral$50.00 -> $49.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Earnings by Quarter for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Earnings History by Quarter for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.74$0.74$681.99 million$675.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q416$0.65$0.68$639.61 million$661.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.62$0.69$629.13 million$641.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.58$0.69$615.82 million$652.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1$0.51$0.57$600.83 million$620.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.67$0.51$619.15 million$581.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.69$0.60$609.36 million$591.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.73$0.71$598.44 million$597.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.73$0.65$590.70 million$561.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$0.78$0.75$581.61 million$578.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.66$0.64$548.50 million$523.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.67$0.68$546.80 million$560.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.68$0.69$552.75 million$546.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q413$0.68$0.79$541.25 million$562.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.52$0.53$486.64 million$478.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.57$0.60$485.27 million$511.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.58$0.58$450.31 million$441.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.58$0.61$418.40 million$417.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.47$0.60$366.48 million$420.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.54$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.52$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.43$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.57$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.61$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.85$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.33 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.91 EPS


Dividend History for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.14%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.09%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Ben A PlotkinVice ChairmanSell7,083$55.40$392,398.20View SEC Filing  
2/9/2017Richard J HimelfarbDirectorSell35,000$53.38$1,868,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2016Ronald J KruszewskiInsiderSell60,522$51.41$3,111,436.02View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016David M MinnickGeneral CounselSell3,400$51.41$174,794.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Bruce A BedaDirectorSell8,500$51.62$438,770.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016James M OatesDirectorSell5,000$50.42$252,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Ben A PlotkinVice ChairmanSell15,000$50.20$753,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016David M MinnickGeneral CounselSell10,000$50.20$502,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Ronald J KruszewskiInsiderSell100,000$50.20$5,020,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Victor NesiDirectorSell25,000$50.20$1,255,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Allen BrautigamDirectorSell2,725$36.94$100,661.50View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Kelvin R WestbrookDirectorSell4,500$37.50$168,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Ben A PlotkinVice ChairmanSell15,270$36.69$560,256.30View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015John P. DubinskyDirectorSell268$42.00$11,256.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Frederick O HanserDirectorSell3,375$45.32$152,955.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Allen BrautigamDirectorSell2,130$46.89$99,875.70View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Thomas P MulroyDirectorSell25,000$58.91$1,472,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Richard J HimelfarbDirectorSell30,000$59.05$1,771,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Thomas W WeiselDirectorSell3,031$56.90$172,463.90View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Thomas B MichaudDirectorSell26,095$55.43$1,446,445.85View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015John P DubinskyDirectorSell1,500$55.89$83,835.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Thomas P MulroyDirectorSell25,000$55.20$1,380,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Richard J HimelfarbDirectorSell25,000$55.00$1,375,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Ben A PlotkinVice ChairmanSell17,945$55.51$996,126.95View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Bruce A BedaDirectorSell5,000$51.17$255,850.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Richard J HimelfarbDirectorSell25,000$49.75$1,243,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Bruce A BedaDirectorSell6,994$48.24$337,390.56View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Thomas B MichaudDirectorSell15,000$48.35$725,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Thomas P MulroyDirectorSell22,020$48.63$1,070,832.60View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Bruce A BedaDirectorSell6,207$49.34$306,253.38View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Stephen Chad EstepSVPSell1,380$47.00$64,860.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Bernard BurkemperInsiderSell1,663$48.24$80,223.12View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Thomas MulroyDirectorSell15,000$48.18$722,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Richard HimelfarbDirectorSell25,000$48.00$1,200,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Ben PlotkinChairmanSell11,000$48.53$533,830.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Frederick HanserDirectorSell5,000$44.73$223,650.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Bruce BedaDirectorSell5,000$45.75$228,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Allen BrautigamDirectorSell2,250$44.53$100,192.50View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Thomas MulroyDirectorSell20,000$45.29$905,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Victor NesiDirectorSell30,000$45.32$1,359,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013David SlineyInsiderSell15,000$45.85$687,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Ronald KruszewskiCEOSell50,000$46.08$2,304,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013James OatesDirectorSell8,000$42.51$340,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Thomas P MulroyDirectorSell17,000$42.92$729,640.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Ben A PlotkinChairmanSell10,000$42.07$420,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Bernard N BurkemperInsiderSell4,949$41.02$203,007.98View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Richard HimelfarbDirectorSell30,000$39.99$1,199,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Bernard BurkemperInsiderSell2,000$40.78$81,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Thomas MulroyDirectorSell25,000$40.41$1,010,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Bernard BurkemperInsiderSell2,000$40.09$80,180.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Bruce BedaDirectorSell6,500$40.05$260,325.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Ben PlotkinChairmanSell25,000$39.42$985,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Bernard N BurkemperInsiderSell2,000$36.24$72,480.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
Latest Headlines for Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF)
DateHeadline logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Instinet - May 23 at 10:36 AM logoStifel Financial Corp's (SF) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Nomura - May 23 at 10:34 AM logoHow These Investment Brokerage - Regional Stocks are Faring? -- Raymond James Financial, Cowen, Stifel Financial, and Greenhill - May 23 at 9:24 AM logoEaton Partners Serves As One Of The Select Placement Agents For $993 Million Special Situations Fund Focused On Revitalizing Distressed Assets Within The Municipal Markets - May 22 at 9:04 AM logoEaton Partners Serves As Placement Agent For MCH Iberian Capital Fund IV LP - May 19 at 12:45 PM logoStifel Financial Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for SF - May 17 at 7:41 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Sell" - May 16 at 10:18 AM logoSEC charges two former top Nomura traders with bond price lies - May 15 at 3:43 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 5 at 10:46 AM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows - May 2 at 6:12 PM logoStifel Financial (SF) Q1 Earnings in Line, Revenues Up Y/Y - May 2 at 5:35 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - May 2 at 11:18 AM logoEdited Transcript of SF earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 2 at 9:33 AM logoDisplay Week's Annual Investors Conference Delves into Opportunities Surrounding Advanced Materials, Emerging Display Technologies and AR/VR - May 2 at 9:33 AM logoStifel Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 1 at 7:00 PM logoStifel posts 1Q profit - May 1 at 7:00 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.31 - April 29 at 8:28 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) to Release Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 7:24 AM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Receiving Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds - April 26 at 8:10 PM logoStifel Financial Schedules First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call - April 25 at 9:56 AM logoEaton Partners Serves As Lead Placement Agent For $740 Million Private Credit Fund - April 24 at 11:37 AM logoStifel Appoints David A. Peacock to Board of Directors - April 21 at 7:32 PM logoEaton Partners Formalizes Capital Raising Platform For Direct Investment Opportunities - April 19 at 7:43 PM logoKBW Announces 2016 Bank Honor Roll Award Winners - April 18 at 9:16 AM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 14 at 9:53 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 10 at 11:44 AM logoStifel's Public Finance Group Ranks No. 1 in 2016 Municipal Negotiated Issues - April 7 at 12:32 PM logoPaul Dell' Isola Joins Stifel as Senior Member of Investment Banking - April 3 at 7:24 PM logoTheStreet Downgrades Stifel Financial Corp (SF) to C+ - March 26 at 11:42 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc - March 24 at 11:32 AM logoStifel Nicolaus Increases Stifel Financial Corp (SF) Price Target to $59.00 - March 24 at 7:32 AM logoSTIFEL FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 21 at 10:21 AM logoStifel Financial downgraded by Goldman - March 20 at 5:51 PM logoStifel Financial Corp (SF) Receives "Neutral" Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc - March 20 at 12:34 PM logoStifel Nicolaus Raises Stifel Financial Corp (SF) Price Target to $59.00 - March 20 at 11:46 AM logo4 Reasons to Add Stifel Financial (SF) to Your Portfolio Now - Nasdaq - March 16 at 4:14 PM logo4 Reasons to Add Stifel Financial (SF) to Your Portfolio Now - March 16 at 4:14 PM logoPaul Westra Joins iPic Entertainment As Chief Financial Officer - March 14 at 9:33 AM logoKBW Announces Index Rebalancing for First-Quarter 2017 - March 10 at 11:22 PM logoEaton Partners Named Placement Agent And Secondaries Advisor Of The Year In Asia By Private Equity International - March 7 at 7:38 PM logoSTIFEL FINANCIAL CORP Financials - March 1 at 8:04 PM logoStifel Financial Corporation's Non-Cumulative Preferred Stock, Series A About To Put More Money In Your Pocket - February 23 at 7:55 PM logoSTIFEL FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 23 at 7:55 PM logoKeefe, Bruyette & Woods Bolsters Financial Services Investment Banking Practice with Key Managing Director Hire - February 22 at 9:50 AM logoStifel Declares Preferred Stock Cash Dividend - February 21 at 5:07 PM logoHow Stifel (SF) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry - February 16 at 7:28 PM logoHow Stifel (SF) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry - February 16 at 7:28 PM logoHeads Up! This Week's Conference Schedule - February 15 at 4:19 AM logoStifel Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results - January 31 at 11:02 PM logoQ4 2016 Stifel Financial Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - January 31 at 11:02 PM


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