Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

May 18, 2018 - By Stephen Andrade

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Sentiment for Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN)

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.12 in Q4 2017. Its down -0.42, from 1.54 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 55 investment managers started new or increased equity positions, while 49 decreased and sold stock positions in Capitol Federal Financial. The investment managers in our partner’s database reported: 102.58 million shares, down from 103.28 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment managers holding Capitol Federal Financial in their top 10 equity positions decreased from 2 to 1 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 13 Reduced: 36 Increased: 39 New Position: 16.

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. operates as the holding firm for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking services and products in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.81 billion. The firm accepts a range of deposit products comprising savings accounts, money market accounts, interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposits. It has a 18.43 P/E ratio. It also provides various loan products, such as one- to four-family residential real estate loans; construction-to-permanent loans; consumer loans comprising home equity loans and lines of credit, home improvement loans, auto loans, and loans secured by savings deposits; and commercial real estate loans consisting of various property types, including hotels, office and retail buildings, senior housing facilities, and multi-family dwellings located in Texas, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Arkansas, California, and Montana.

The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.015 during the last trading session, reaching $13.085. About 49,595 shares traded. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) has declined 11.87% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.42% the S&P500.

Knott David M holds 3.68% of its portfolio in Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. for 690,400 shares. Impax Asset Management Llc owns 1.99 million shares or 1.53% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mesirow Financial Investment Management has 1.38% invested in the company for 1.46 million shares. The Ohio-based Dean Investment Associates Llc has invested 0.75% in the stock. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., a Netherlands-based fund reported 5.18 million shares.

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Capitol Federal Financial’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Capitol Federal Financial, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $13.5000 while the high is $14.5. The stock’s average target of $13.75 is 5.08% above today’s ($13.085) share price. CFFN was included in 4 notes of analysts from January 29, 2018. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) rating on Monday, February 26. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $14.0 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, January 29 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Sandler O’Neill maintained Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) on Monday, January 29 with “Hold” rating. As per Tuesday, March 27, the company rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill.

More news for Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Capitol Federal to acquire Capital City Bancshares” on April 30, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within United Natural Foods, Capitol Federal Financial, Royal Gold, Celsion, National …” and published on May 15, 2018 is yet another important article.

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