MFA Financial (MFA) : 2 brokerage houses believe that MFA Financial (MFA) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 2 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on MFA Financial (MFA). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3. 2 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 6 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Hold with a rating of 3.
MFA Financial (MFA) : Currently there are 4 street experts covering MFA Financial (MFA) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $8 and $7 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $7.19. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $0.24.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA): The stock opened at $7.36 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $7.40 for the day. The stock traded down to $7.33 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $7.36 with a loss of -0.14% for the day. The stock had closed at $7.37 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,985,591 shares.
MFA Financial, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in the real estate finance business.The Company, through subsidiaries, invests in residential mortgage assets, including Agency mortgage backed securities (MBS), Non-Agency MBS and residential whole loans. The Companys business objective is to deliver shareholder value through the generation of distributable income and through asset performance linked to residential mortgage credit fundamentals. The Companys Agency MBS portfolio consists of Hybrids, 15-year fixed-rate mortgages and adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs). The Hybrid loans have initial a fixed-rate periods at origination of three, five, seven or 10 years. The Non-Agency MBS portfolio primarily consists of Legacy Non-Agency MBS and MBS collateralized by re-performing and non-performing loans (RPL/NPL MBS).