Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.09

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 20th, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 6th will be given a dividend of 0.085 per share by the savings and loans company on Friday, August 20th. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 5th.

CFFN opened at $11.35 on Thursday. Capitol Federal Financial has a 1-year low of $8.75 and a 1-year high of $14.38. The firm has a market cap of $1.58 billion, a PE ratio of 20.27 and a beta of 0.32. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $12.26. The company has a current ratio of 1.06, a quick ratio of 1.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.24.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 29th. The savings and loans company reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.04. Capitol Federal Financial had a return on equity of 6.00% and a net margin of 25.23%. The company had revenue of $55.55 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $46.92 million. As a group, equities analysts expect that Capitol Federal Financial will post 0.53 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. TheStreet downgraded shares of Capitol Federal Financial from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Capitol Federal Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, June 30th.

In related news, CEO John B. Dicus sold 14,595 shares of Capitol Federal Financial stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.01, for a total transaction of $189,880.95. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 1,314,595 shares in the company, valued at approximately $17,102,880.95. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. 2.10% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

About Capitol Federal Financial

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking products and services in the United States. The company accepts a range of deposit products, including savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposits.

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