Insider Buying: Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) Director Buys $22,320.00 in Stock

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Free Report) Director Morris J. Huey II bought 4,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, March 4th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $5.58 per share, for a total transaction of $22,320.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 275,000 shares in the company, valued at $1,534,500. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Capitol Federal Financial Price Performance

Shares of CFFN opened at $5.83 on Friday. The business’s 50 day moving average is $6.03 and its two-hundred day moving average is $5.60. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. has a 52-week low of $4.22 and a 52-week high of $7.97. The company has a quick ratio of 1.37, a current ratio of 1.37 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.29.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFNGet Free Report) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. The savings and loans company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $82.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $40.45 million. Capitol Federal Financial had a positive return on equity of 3.85% and a negative net margin of 34.17%. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.12 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts predict that Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. will post 0.44 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Capitol Federal Financial Announces Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, February 16th. Investors of record on Friday, February 2nd were given a dividend of $0.085 per share. This represents a $0.34 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 1st. Capitol Federal Financial’s dividend payout ratio is currently -36.17%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, StockNews.com raised Capitol Federal Financial to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd.

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Institutional Investors Weigh In On Capitol Federal Financial

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in CFFN. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. grew its stake in Capitol Federal Financial by 1,009.7% during the 1st quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 1,687,460 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $18,359,000 after buying an additional 1,535,389 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp grew its stake in Capitol Federal Financial by 24.5% during the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 6,338,905 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $42,661,000 after buying an additional 1,247,051 shares during the last quarter. Norges Bank bought a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 4th quarter worth $10,243,000. Nuveen Asset Management LLC grew its stake in Capitol Federal Financial by 57.8% during the 4th quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 2,454,522 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $15,832,000 after buying an additional 899,376 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Azora Capital LP bought a new position in Capitol Federal Financial during the 4th quarter worth $5,054,000. 78.25% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Capitol Federal Financial

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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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