Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Capitol Federal Financial (CFFN) Stock Price

News stories about Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Capitol Federal Financial earned a coverage optimism score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the savings and loans company an impact score of 46.0666250681998 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Capitol Federal Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. BidaskClub lowered Capitol Federal Financial from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Friday.

Capitol Federal Financial (CFFN) opened at $13.41 on Friday. Capitol Federal Financial has a 52-week low of $13.03 and a 52-week high of $16.13. The company has a market capitalization of $1,878.56, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.63, a PEG ratio of 4.25 and a beta of 0.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.73, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.39.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The savings and loans company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by ($0.01). Capitol Federal Financial had a return on equity of 6.14% and a net margin of 25.09%. The firm had revenue of $55.55 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $56.10 million. equities research analysts predict that Capitol Federal Financial will post 0.64 EPS for the current year.

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About Capitol Federal Financial

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc is the savings and loan holding company. The Company provides a range of retail banking services, through its subsidiary, Capitol Federal Savings Bank (the Bank), a federal savings bank that serves primarily the metropolitan areas of Topeka, Wichita, Lawrence, Manhattan, Emporia and Salina, Kansas and portions of the metropolitan area of greater Kansas City.

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