MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA): Price and Financial Metrics

MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA): $4.63

0.07 (+1.54%)

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  • MFA scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 89.31% of US stocks.
  • MFA's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • MFA's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 14.99% of US stocks).

MFA Stock Summary

  • For MFA, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 97.71% of US equities we're observing.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for Mfa Financial Inc comes in at -186.94%, a number that bests just 0.25% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for MFA comes in at 270.76% -- higher than that of 98.94% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MFA, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are WVFC, NYCB, SC, DXF, and PMT.
  • MFA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Mfa Financial Inc's official web site, go to

MFA Valuation Summary

  • MFA's price/earnings ratio is 7.2; this is 81.86% lower than that of the median Real Estate stock.
  • Over the past 238 months, MFA's price/sales ratio has gone down 10.
  • MFA's price/earnings ratio has moved down 75.6 over the prior 238 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MFA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MFA 2017-01-31 7.9 1.0 9.8 36.1
MFA 2015-05-06 7.8 0.9 9.4 39.4
MFA 2013-09-20 7.8 0.9 9.4 39.0
MFA 2011-07-05 9.8 1.0 11.2 39.2
MFA 2005-03-16 7.2 0.9 8.9 86.2
MFA 2002-10-15 17.1 1.1 97.8 900.5

MFA Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 135.74%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 8.22%.
  • The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -28.75%.
MFA's revenue has moved up $55,981,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows MFA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 450.129 49.347 282.327
2020-12-31 -537.876 38.396 -709.186
2020-09-30 -478.256 78.93 -649.914
2020-06-30 -473.399 186.472 -637.056
2020-03-31 -517.757 191.907 -636.2
2019-12-31 475.227 215.775 363.117

MFA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MFA, see our MFA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $4.70 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

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MFA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $4.63 52-week high $4.90
Prev. close $4.56 52-week low $2.55
Day low $4.56 Volume 1,131,665
Day high $4.68 Avg. volume 3,924,964
50-day MA $4.57 Dividend yield 8.77%
200-day MA $4.00 Market Cap 2.04B

MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA) Company Bio

MFA Financial, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) which invests in residential agency and non-agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS), and residential whole loans in the United States (the U.S.). Its MBS are secured by hybrid mortgages, adjustable-rate mortgages, and 15-year and longer term fixed-rate mortgages, as well as by mortgages that have interest rates that reset more frequently. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in New York City, New York.

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Latest MFA News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Mfa Financial Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MFA as an investment opportunity.

MFA Financial, Inc. Plans Live Audio Webcast of Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

NEW YORK , July 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA ) plans to host a live audio webcast of its investor conference call on Thursday, August 5, 2021 , at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss its second quarter 2021 financial results, which are scheduled to be announced earlier that day. The live audio webcast will be accessible to the general public over the internet at Full story available on

Benzinga | July 16, 2021

MFA Financial, Inc. Announces Completion of Acquisition of Lima One Capital, LLC

MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition from affiliates of Magnetar Capital of their ownership interests in Lima One Holdings, LLC, the parent company of Lima One Capital, LLC. As had been anticipated, MFA has also acquired from certain members of management of Lima One their ownership interests in Lima One Holdings. With the completion of these transactions, MFA now owns all of the outstanding ownership interests of Lima One Hol

Yahoo | July 2, 2021

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Alex Sirois on InvestorPlace | June 30, 2021

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Yahoo | June 15, 2021

All You Need to Know About MFA Financial (MFA) Rating Upgrade to Buy

MFA Financial (MFA) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

Yahoo | June 9, 2021

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MFA Price Returns

1-mo -0.63%
3-mo 8.98%
6-mo 27.50%
1-year 93.88%
3-year -16.06%
5-year 8.19%
YTD 23.89%
2020 -40.87%
2019 27.54%
2018 -5.85%
2017 14.30%
2016 28.97%

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