Jeffrey M. Johnson Buys 10,000 Shares of Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) Stock

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Free Report) Director Jeffrey M. Johnson purchased 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 6th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $5.12 per share, with a total value of $51,200.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 97,900 shares in the company, valued at approximately $501,248. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Capitol Federal Financial Trading Up 1.0 %

NASDAQ:CFFN opened at $5.13 on Friday. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. has a 12-month low of $4.22 and a 12-month high of $6.88. The firm has a market capitalization of $686.03 million, a P/E ratio of -5.46 and a beta of 0.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.29, a current ratio of 1.34 and a quick ratio of 1.34. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $5.19 and a 200 day simple moving average of $5.69.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 24th. The savings and loans company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.11. Capitol Federal Financial had a positive return on equity of 3.85% and a negative net margin of 33.99%. The business had revenue of $45.96 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $47.23 million. Equities research analysts predict that Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. will post 0.42 EPS for the current year.

Capitol Federal Financial Announces Dividend

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 3rd were given a dividend of $0.085 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 2nd. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.63%. Capitol Federal Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -36.17%.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CFFN. Azora Capital LP acquired a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 4th quarter worth $5,054,000. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D boosted its position in Capitol Federal Financial by 492.0% during the 3rd quarter. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D now owns 432,996 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $2,065,000 after acquiring an additional 359,858 shares during the period. Panagora Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 4th quarter worth $1,922,000. Caxton Associates LP acquired a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 3rd quarter worth $1,158,000. Finally, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in Capitol Federal Financial by 8.4% during the 4th quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,943,860 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $12,538,000 after acquiring an additional 150,482 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 88.51% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “market perform” rating and issued a $6.00 price target (down from $7.00) on shares of Capitol Federal Financial in a report on Thursday, April 25th. Piper Sandler lowered their price target on Capitol Federal Financial from $6.00 to $5.50 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, April 25th. Finally, StockNews.com downgraded Capitol Federal Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, May 17th.

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Capitol Federal Financial Company Profile

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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 deposit.

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