In recent trading session, MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) saw 1,120,171 shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 1.57. Company’s recent per share price level of $2.9 trading at -$0.04 or -1.36% at recent trade assigns it a market valuation of $1.33 Billion. That current trading price of MFA’s stock is at a discount of -178.97% from its 52-week high price of $8.09 and is indicating a premium of 88.97% from its 52-week low price of $0.32. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 4.5 Million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 6.23 Million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of Hold while assigning it a mean rating of 2.9. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 6 analysts covering the stock, none rated the stock as a Sell while none recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 5 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 1 see the stock as a Buy. None analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight.
MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) trade information
In the face of being in the red today for losing -1.36%, in the last five days MFA remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Wednesday, Oct 14 when the stock touched $3.02-3 price level, adding 3.31% to its value on the day. MFA Financial, Inc.’s shares saw a change of -61.83% in year-to-date performance and have moved 1.74% in past 5-day. MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) showed a performance of 1.74% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 8.97 Million shares which calculate 1.44 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $3.13 to the stock, which implies a rise of 7.93% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $3 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $3.5. It follows that stock’s current price would jump +20.69% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of 3.45% for stock’s current value.
MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA) estimates and forecasts
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of -0.3% during past 5 years. In 2020, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around 16.2% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 5.83%
MFA Financial, Inc. is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report between November 05 and November 05, 2020, and investors are confident in the company announcing better current-quarter dividends despite the fact that it has been facing issues arising out of mounting debt. With an annual yield of 6.8%, the share has a forward dividend of 0.2 which implies that company’s dividend yield remained growing in trailing twelve months while having a 5 year average dividend yield of 12.97%.