America First Multifamily Investors LP (NASDAQ:ATAX) shares saw strong trading volume on Tuesday . 119,668 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 13% from the previous session’s volume of 106,079 shares.The stock last traded at $5.55 and had previously closed at $5.66.

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised America First Multifamily Investors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 11th. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reissued a “buy” rating on shares of America First Multifamily Investors in a research note on Tuesday, May 10th.

The company has a 50 day moving average of $5.56 and a 200-day moving average of $5.27. The firm has a market capitalization of $335.00 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.55.

America First Multifamily Investors (NASDAQ:ATAX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 3rd. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.04. The company earned $14.93 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.40 million. Equities analysts forecast that America First Multifamily Investors LP will post $0.30 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 30th were paid a dividend of $0.125 per share. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.99%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, June 28th.

America First Multifamily Investors, L.P. is engaged in acquiring, holding, selling and dealing with a portfolio of mortgage revenue bonds, which have been issued to provide construction and/or permanent financing for multifamily and student housing (collectively Residential Properties) and commercial properties.

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