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

MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA): $10.58

0.06 (+0.57%)

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MFA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $10.58 52-week high $14.14
Prev. close $10.52 52-week low $7.15
Day low $10.40 Volume 1,427,000
Day high $10.64 Avg. volume 1,359,825
50-day MA $10.17 Dividend yield 13.24%
200-day MA $10.39 Market Cap 1.08B

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where MFA ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 86.88% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MFA is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • MFA's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 18.57% of US stocks).

MFA Stock Summary

  • For MFA, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 98.2% of US equities we're observing.
  • MFA's price/sales ratio is 12.17; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 91.3% of US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for MFA FINANCIAL INC comes in at -70.73%, a number that bests only 3.03% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MFA, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BKCC, VEL, RC, LBC, and CFFN.
  • Visit MFA's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MFA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Real Estate stock, MFA's price/sales ratio is 981.82% higher, now standing at 11.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, MFA's EV/EBIT ratio has gone down 159.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MFA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MFA 2023-05-11 11.9 0.5 -9.7 -100.5
MFA 2023-05-10 11.9 0.5 -9.7 -100.5
MFA 2023-05-09 11.8 0.5 -9.7 -100.5
MFA 2023-05-08 12.0 0.5 -9.8 -100.6
MFA 2023-05-05 11.8 0.5 -9.7 -100.5
MFA 2023-05-04 11.9 0.5 -9.7 -100.5

MFA Growth Metrics

    Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at -32.71%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 158.5%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -29.31%.
Over the past 52 months, MFA's revenue has gone down $483,053,000.

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
2022-12-31 -66.947 366.077 -264.456
2022-09-30 -19.329 372.789 -227.043
2022-06-30 159.128 233.62 -39.514
2022-03-31 302.88 229.688 127.567
2021-12-31 451.883 120.293 295.995
2021-09-30 430.006 130.717 297.69

MFA's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MFA has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 80.48% of graded US stocks.
  • MFA's asset turnover comes in at 0.053 -- ranking 299th of 444 Trading stocks.
  • WMC, RWT, and MITT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MFA.

The table below shows MFA's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.053 1 0.027
2021-03-31 0.063 1 0.029
2020-12-31 -0.065 1 -0.052
2020-09-30 -0.048 1 -0.039
2020-06-30 -0.042 1 -0.033
2020-03-31 -0.041 1 -0.029

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 $4.80 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

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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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. Announces Second Quarter Dividends on Series B Preferred Stock and Series C Preferred Stock

NEW YORK, May 22, 2023--MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared the payment of dividends on the Company’s outstanding 7.50% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (the "Series B Preferred Stock") and 6.50% Series C Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (the "Series C Preferred Stock").

Yahoo | May 22, 2023

Q1 2023 MFA Financial Inc Earnings Call

Q1 2023 MFA Financial Inc Earnings Call

Yahoo | May 5, 2023

MFA Financial (MFA) Lags Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

MFA Financial (MFA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -11.76% and 28.03%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | May 4, 2023

MFA Financial, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2023 Financial Results

NEW YORK, May 04, 2023--MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA) today provided its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2023.

Yahoo | May 4, 2023

DigitalBridge (DBRG) Reports Q1 Loss, Misses Revenue Estimates

DigitalBridge (DBRG) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -125% and 15.57%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | May 3, 2023

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MFA Price Returns

1-mo 1.44%
3-mo 5.00%
6-mo 1.96%
1-year -8.16%
3-year 131.73%
5-year -31.74%
YTD 11.29%
2022 -31.75%
2021 27.71%
2020 -40.87%
2019 27.54%
2018 -5.85%

MFA Dividends

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