D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. cut its stake in Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) by 2.9% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 371,052 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after selling 10,945 shares during the period. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. owned 0.26% of Capitol Federal Financial worth $4,738,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of CFFN. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Capitol Federal Financial in the third quarter valued at $117,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its holdings in Capitol Federal Financial by 44.7% in the fourth quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 9,743 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock valued at $124,000 after acquiring an additional 3,010 shares in the last quarter. ETF Managers Group LLC raised its holdings in Capitol Federal Financial by 21.0% in the fourth quarter. ETF Managers Group LLC now owns 11,038 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock valued at $141,000 after acquiring an additional 1,917 shares in the last quarter. GAM Holding AG acquired a new stake in Capitol Federal Financial in the third quarter valued at $159,000. Finally, Private Advisor Group LLC acquired a new stake in Capitol Federal Financial in the third quarter valued at $194,000. 76.13% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of Capitol Federal Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, March 22nd.
Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January 29th. The savings and loans company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.18. The company had revenue of $57.73 million for the quarter. Capitol Federal Financial had a net margin of 26.45% and a return on equity of 6.72%.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 3rd will be issued a dividend of $0.085 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 2nd. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.51%.
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Capitol Federal Financial Company Profile
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 accounts, interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposits.
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