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MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA)

(Delayed Data from NYSE)

$2.79 USD


-0.05 (-1.76%)

Updated Sep 18, 2020 04:00 PM ET

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F Value A Growth D Momentum C VGM

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Bottom 21% (199 out of 251)

Industry: REIT and Equity Trust

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Company Summary

MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the business of investing in mortgage-backed securities. The company also has indirect investment in Lealand Place, a multifamily apartment property located in Lawrenceville, Georgia. In addition, it provides investment advisory services to a third-party institution with respect to their MBS portfolio investments.

General Information

MFA Financial Inc


NEW YORK, NY 10022

Phone: 212-207-6400

Fax: 212-207-6420



Industry REIT and Equity Trust
Sector Finance
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 6/30/2020
Next EPS Date 11/4/2020

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.05
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate -1.73
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 11/4/2020

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 2.84
52 Week High 8.09
52 Week Low 1.00
Beta 1.51
20 Day Moving Average 5,826,629.00
Target Price Consensus 2.25


% Price Change
4 Week 3.33
12 Week 11.15
YTD -63.53
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 5.39
12 Week 3.26
YTD -64.27
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 453.33
Market Capitalization (millions) 1,264.79
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date NA
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Annual Dividend $0.00
Payout Ratio 1.03
Change in Payout Ratio NA
Last Dividend Payout / Amount NA / $0.00

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) NA
Trailing 12 Months NA
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 55.00%
vs. Previous Quarter 139.74%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -39.72%
vs. Previous Quarter -39.94%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 0.50
Price/Cash Flow 3.01
Price / Sales 2.39
6/30/20 10.72
3/31/20 8.17
12/31/19 10.88
6/30/20 2.78
3/31/20 2.02
12/31/19 2.81
Current Ratio
6/30/20 NA
3/31/20 NA
12/31/19 NA
Quick Ratio
6/30/20 NA
3/31/20 NA
12/31/19 NA
Operating Margin
6/30/20 59.58
3/31/20 44.01
12/31/19 63.57
Net Margin
6/30/20 -116.56
3/31/20 -105.71
12/31/19 65.00
Pre-Tax Margin
6/30/20 -116.56
3/31/20 -105.71
12/31/19 65.00
Book Value
6/30/20 5.56
3/31/20 5.39
12/31/19 7.49
Inventory Turnover
6/30/20 NA
3/31/20 NA
12/31/19 NA
6/30/20 1.99
3/31/20 3.18
12/31/19 2.70
Debt to Capital
6/30/20 66.53
3/31/20 76.09
12/31/19 72.98