Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) posted its earnings results on Wednesday. The savings and loans company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.03, MarketWatch Earnings reports. Capitol Federal Financial had a return on equity of 5.48% and a net margin of 20.81%.

CFFN stock traded down $0.50 on Thursday, reaching $9.82. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 25,142 shares, compared to its average volume of 607,874. Capitol Federal Financial has a 52 week low of $9.36 and a 52 week high of $14.57. The company has a market capitalization of $1.39 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.53 and a beta of 0.49. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $10.67 and a two-hundred day moving average of $11.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64, a current ratio of 1.28 and a quick ratio of 1.28.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 21st. Investors of record on Friday, August 7th will be issued a $0.085 dividend. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 6th. Capitol Federal Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 50.00%.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on the company. Sidoti started coverage on Capitol Federal Financial in a report on Thursday, April 9th. They set a “buy” rating and a $15.00 target price for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Capitol Federal Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 30th. Finally, BidaskClub lowered Capitol Federal Financial from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 7th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $15.00.

Capitol Federal Financial Company Profile

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 accounts, interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposits.

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Earnings History for Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN)

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