MFA - MFA Financial, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
7.42
-0.06 (-0.80%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close7.48
Open7.49
Bid7.36 x 40700
Ask7.48 x 21500
Day's Range7.39 - 7.49
52 Week Range6.40 - 8.15
Volume1,231,781
Avg. Volume2,287,159
Market Cap3.343B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.38
PE Ratio (TTM)10.91
EPS (TTM)0.68
Earnings DateMay 7, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.80 (11.00%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-28
1y Target Est7.38
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  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Plans Live Audio Webcast of First Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call

    NEW YORK, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA) plans to host a live audio webcast of its investor conference call on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss its first quarter 2019 financial results, which are scheduled to be announced earlier that day. The live audio webcast will be accessible to the general public over the internet at http://www.mfafinancial.com by clicking on the "Webcasts & Presentations" link on MFA's home page.  To listen to the conference call over the internet, please go to the MFA website at least 15 minutes before the call to register and to download and install any needed audio software.  Earnings presentation materials will be posted on the MFA website prior to the conference call and an audio replay will be available on the website following the call.

  • Markit17 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about MFA Financial Inc.

    MFA Financial Inc NYSE:MFAView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for MFA with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting MFA. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative and may be weakening. The net inflows of $647 million over the last one-month into ETFs that hold MFA are among the lowest of the last year and appear to be slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

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  • MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA): Are Analysts Bullish?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA): Are Analysts Bullish?

    MFA Financial, Inc.'s (NYSE:MFA) most recent earnings announcement in December 2018 signalled that the company faced a slight headwind with earnings declining from US$306m to US$285m, a change of -6.8%.Read More...

  • MFA Financial (MFA) Upgraded to Buy: Here's What You Should Know
    Zacks2 months ago

    MFA Financial (MFA) Upgraded to Buy: Here's What You Should Know

    MFA Financial (MFA) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank 2 (Buy).

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 per Share

    NEW YORK , March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share of common stock for the ...

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of MFA earnings conference call or presentation 21-Feb-19 3:00pm GMT

    Q4 2018 MFA Financial Inc Earnings Call

  • MFA Financial Inc (MFA) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    MFA Financial Inc (MFA) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    MFA earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.

  • MFA Financial (MFA) Lags Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates
    Zacks2 months ago

    MFA Financial (MFA) Lags Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

    MFA Financial (MFA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -23.53% and -3.59%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • Associated Press2 months ago

    MFA Financial: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had net income of 13 cents. The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $132.7 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $61.8 million. ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    NEW YORK , Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2018. Fourth Quarter 2018 and other highlights: ...

  • InvestorPlace2 months ago

    3 Dividend-Paying Stocks Trading at a Discount

    My goal for my subscribers of Profitable Investing is to guide them to investments that will grow in value while paying ample dividends along the way. To get there, I have a couple of basic guideposts that can be relied upon to point the right direction with the right stocks.In general, I look for stocks that pay, and can sustainably pay, better than average dividends. By focusing on dividends, it has been my experience that, through bull and bear markets, income provides the ability to be patient with volatile stock prices while income accrues inside portfolios, building up your overall balance.I also look for stocks that are valued at discounts to what they should be priced at. This is done by varied processes that take into consideration how the underlying assets are valued against the stock price, as well as how the revenues of the company are valued against the price.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsIf you've been reading my contributions to InvestorPlace, you have regularly read how I write about some of the means of seeing how a company's stock is a good value based on how its stock is valued on a price-book (P/B) or price-sales (P/S). The price-book takes the roughly net asset value of a company against the per-share value of the market capitalization. And the price-sales takes the overall revenue over the trailing twelve months against the per-share value of the market capitalization.These are handy tools that are used to compare similar stocks in comparable industries. If we can buy stocks in good companies that are also at discounts to their peers in the market, we're on the right track toward better returns. But even better is when we can buy stocks in good companies that, aren't just at discounts to their peers' stocks, but also, are at discounts to their book or sales values. This is when the stock market isn't doing its job at pricing assets well -- which sets us up to pick off great values! * 10 Smart Money Stocks to Buy Now Inside the model portfolios of Profitable Investing, there is a collection of stocks and closed-end funds that are trading at discounts to their book or sales that also pay nice dividends along the way. In this contribution, I'm presenting a few to take notice of in today's market, and that make for great buys right now: MFA Financial (MFA)I'll start with MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA). MFA Financial is set up as a real estate investment trust (REIT), but it doesn't invest in properties … it buys and manages a portfolio of mortgage securities.The portfolio generates an ample flow of dividends, which is currently running at a distribution of 20 cents per share for a yield of 11.00%.It has a long history of success during all sorts of interest rate and credit market conditions in the mortgage market. This includes profitably navigating the credit crisis of 2007-2008.And over the past ten years, shareholders have seen a return of 337.05% for an annual average equivalent return of 15.88%.But what makes it a bargain is that you can buy MFA at a discount to its book value, with the price-book ratio sitting at 0.98 times. It makes for a buy in a taxable account under $8.00. Compass Diversified Holdings (CODI)Next is another great dividend payer in Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI). This is a holding company set up under the Investment Company Act of 1940 as a passthrough company that avoids corporate income tax.It passes through income to shareholders along with tax deductions now and again making the dividend income all the more valuable. As a holding company, it buys and owns a collection of consumer and industrial companies that it guides to better values and, occasionally, sells them for gains as well.The dividend is sitting at 36 cents per share for a yield of 8.92%. And it, too, has a great track record with a ten-year return of 336.87% for an average annual equivalent return of 15.88%. * 10 Small-Cap ETFs That Pack a Wallop But what makes it a bargain buy is that the stock trades at a 40% discount to its trailing sales making it a buy ideally in a taxable account given the tax benefits of a passthrough under $17.00. Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA)Last up is a traditional common stock from a well-established company -- Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA).Walgreens is a U.S. and European drugstore and pharmacy company. It has been acquiring and merging to enhance its footprint in local markets. The stock market hasn't quite caught on to the strategy, though, despite sales gains the past year alone of 11.30%. Management is noticing, and they have been significantly adding to their own holding of the stock.Despite the pullback last year, the stock has been a good performer with the past ten years showing a return of 252.30% for an average annual equivalent of 13.41%. Its dividend is currently running at 44 cents per share and has been climbing over the past five years on average by 7.11% for a current yield of 2.45%.The stock though is still cheap, as it is valued at a 50% discount to its trailing sales. It makes for a bargain buy right now under $84.00 a share in a tax-free account.All My Best,Neil GeorgeEditor, Profitable InvestingNeil George is the editor of Profitable Investing and does not have any holdings in the securities mentioned above. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * The 10 Best Cheap Stocks to Buy Right Now * 5 Stocks Under $5 to Buy Before They Soar * 5 Consumer Stocks to Cash Out Of Compare Brokers The post 3 Dividend-Paying Stocks Trading at a Discount appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2019 Preferred Dividend of $0.46875 per Share

    NEW YORK , Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today that in accordance with the terms of its 7.50% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, the Board of Directors ...

  • Earnings Preview: MFA Financial (MFA) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline
    Zacks2 months ago

    Earnings Preview: MFA Financial (MFA) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

    MFA Financial (MFA) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Recent Analysis Shows MFA Financial, Shutterfly, Curtiss-Wright, Fair Isaac, Roadrunner Transportation, and Stewart Information Services Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth

    NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Plans Live Audio Webcast of Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

    NEW YORK , Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) plans to host a live audio webcast of its investor conference call on Thursday, February 21, 2019 , at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) ...

  • MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
    Insider Monkey4 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

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  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    MFA Financial, Inc. Names Gudmundur Kristjansson and Bryan Wulfsohn Co-Chief Investment Officers

    NEW YORK , Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:  MFA) announced today that it has named Gudmundur Kristjansson and Bryan Wulfsohn Co-Chief Investment Officers of the company effective ...

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