Citigroup Inc. lessened its holdings in shares of Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFFN) by 36.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 39,597 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock after selling 22,789 shares during the quarter. Citigroup Inc.’s holdings in Capitol Federal Financial were worth $563,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL boosted its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 47.9% during the 2nd quarter. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL now owns 82,700 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $1,175,000 after acquiring an additional 26,800 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 239.1% during the 2nd quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 35,373 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $503,000 after acquiring an additional 24,941 shares during the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 109.6% during the 2nd quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 138,400 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $1,967,000 after acquiring an additional 72,380 shares during the last quarter. Paloma Partners Management Co purchased a new position in shares of Capitol Federal Financial during the 1st quarter worth $203,000. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Capitol Federal Financial by 57.2% during the 1st quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 267,520 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $3,914,000 after acquiring an additional 97,320 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 75.33% of the company’s stock.

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. (CFFN) opened at 14.83 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $14.18 and its 200 day moving average is $14.17. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. has a 52 week low of $13.21 and a 52 week high of $17.04. The stock has a market cap of $1.99 billion, a PE ratio of 23.58 and a beta of 0.47.

Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The savings and loans company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.16. The firm had revenue of $54.82 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $54.30 million. Capitol Federal Financial had a net margin of 25.51% and a return on equity of 6.12%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.15 earnings per share. Analysts predict that Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. will post $0.64 EPS for the current year.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Capitol Federal Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, September 25th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Capitol Federal Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 26th.

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In other Capitol Federal Financial news, insider Carlton A. Ricketts acquired 4,525 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 8th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $14.04 per share, for a total transaction of $63,531.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the insider now directly owns 53,545 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $751,771.80. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, insider Natalie G. Haag acquired 2,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 14th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $13.66 per share, for a total transaction of $30,052.00. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 49,959 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $682,439.94. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 2.50% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Capitol Federal Financial Company Profile

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc is the savings and loan holding company. The Company provides a range of retail banking services, through its subsidiary, Capitol Federal Savings Bank (the Bank), a federal savings bank that serves primarily the metropolitan areas of Topeka, Wichita, Lawrence, Manhattan, Emporia and Salina, Kansas and portions of the metropolitan area of greater Kansas City.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN)

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