Media headlines about TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. TFS Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 47.1139867650429 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
TFS Financial (TFSL) remained flat at $$15.37 during trading hours on Thursday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 163,014 shares, compared to its average volume of 167,570. TFS Financial has a 12-month low of $14.68 and a 12-month high of $19.89. The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 1.55 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.17. The stock has a market cap of $4,325.69, a price-to-earnings ratio of 49.65 and a beta of 0.50.
TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The bank reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.08. TFS Financial had a return on equity of 5.30% and a net margin of 20.73%. The firm had revenue of $70.11 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70.71 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.08 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts predict that TFS Financial will post 0.32 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, December 12th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 28th will be issued a dividend of $0.17 per share. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.42%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 27th. TFS Financial’s dividend payout ratio is 219.35%.
Several research analysts have issued reports on TFSL shares. ValuEngine downgraded TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. BidaskClub downgraded TFS Financial from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, TheStreet raised TFS Financial from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Monday, October 30th.
In other news, Director Anthony J. Asher sold 4,165 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.33, for a total value of $63,849.45. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. 1.39% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
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TFS Financial Company Profile
TFS Financial Corporation is the holding company of Third Federal Savings and Loan Association of Cleveland (Association). The Association is a savings and loan association. The Association’s principal business consists of originating and servicing residential real estate mortgage loans and attracting retail savings deposits.
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