Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) insider Natalie G. Haag acquired 2,200 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $13.66 per share, for a total transaction of $30,052.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 49,959 shares in the company, valued at $682,439.94. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.
Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (CFFN) traded up 1.93% on Monday, hitting $13.76. The stock had a trading volume of 297,834 shares. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. has a 12 month low of $13.44 and a 12 month high of $17.04. The company’s 50 day moving average is $14.01 and its 200-day moving average is $14.46. The stock has a market cap of $1.85 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.88 and a beta of 0.45.
Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The savings and loans company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.16. Capitol Federal Financial had a return on equity of 6.12% and a net margin of 25.51%. The firm had revenue of $54.82 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $54.30 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.15 earnings per share. Analysts forecast that Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. will post $0.64 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 4th will be paid a $0.085 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 2nd. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.47%. Capitol Federal Financial’s payout ratio is 53.97%.
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Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 142.3% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 70,500 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $1,160,000 after buying an additional 41,400 shares during the last quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 41,472 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $683,000 after buying an additional 144 shares during the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 36.6% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 1,542,238 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $22,563,000 after buying an additional 413,606 shares during the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can increased its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 21.4% in the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 304,706 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $4,458,000 after buying an additional 53,618 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial during the first quarter worth approximately $326,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 75.64% of the company’s stock.
A number of research firms have recently weighed in on CFFN. BidaskClub raised Capitol Federal Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Zacks Investment Research cut Capitol Federal Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, June 19th.
About Capitol Federal Financial
Capitol Federal Financial, Inc is the savings and loan holding company. The Company provides a range of retail banking services, through its subsidiary, Capitol Federal Savings Bank (the Bank), a federal savings bank that serves primarily the metropolitan areas of Topeka, Wichita, Lawrence, Manhattan, Emporia and Salina, Kansas and portions of the metropolitan area of greater Kansas City.
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