Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) Sets New 12-Month Low at $10.22

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Rating)’s share price hit a new 52-week low on Monday . The company traded as low as $10.22 and last traded at $10.23, with a volume of 37722 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $10.32.

A number of brokerages have weighed in on CFFN. StockNews.com assumed coverage on shares of Capitol Federal Financial in a research report on Thursday, March 31st. They issued a “hold” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Capitol Federal Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 30th.

The company’s 50 day moving average is $10.90 and its 200 day moving average is $11.40. The company has a current ratio of 1.08, a quick ratio of 1.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.79 and a beta of 0.33.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 28th. The savings and loans company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $51.12 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $50.97 million. Capitol Federal Financial had a net margin of 28.24% and a return on equity of 6.38%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.14 earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. will post 0.59 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, February 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 4th were paid a $0.085 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 3rd. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.31%. Capitol Federal Financial’s dividend payout ratio is presently 58.62%.

In other news, Director Michel Philipp Cole bought 3,375 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 3rd. The shares were acquired at an average price of $10.96 per share, with a total value of $36,990.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Insiders own 2.00% of the company’s stock.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Point72 Hong Kong Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Capitol Federal Financial in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $31,000. Captrust Financial Advisors boosted its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 90.9% in the third quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors now owns 4,731 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock valued at $54,000 after purchasing an additional 2,253 shares during the period. KBC Group NV purchased a new position in shares of Capitol Federal Financial in the third quarter valued at $59,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in Capitol Federal Financial by 17.9% during the 3rd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 7,708 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock valued at $89,000 after acquiring an additional 1,168 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Teton Advisors Inc. bought a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 4th quarter valued at $113,000. Institutional investors own 79.71% of the company’s stock.

About Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN)

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking products and services in the United States. The company accepts a range of deposit products, including savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposit.

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