News coverage about TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. TFS Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the bank an impact score of 45.6727948879086 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.
TFS Financial (TFSL) traded up $0.22 during trading on Thursday, hitting $14.96. 103,640 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 203,217. TFS Financial has a 12-month low of $14.58 and a 12-month high of $19.24. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.17, a quick ratio of 1.55 and a current ratio of 1.55. The company has a market cap of $4,140.00, a P/E ratio of 46.75 and a beta of 0.52.
TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) last posted its earnings results on Monday, October 30th. The bank reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08. TFS Financial had a net margin of 20.73% and a return on equity of 5.30%. The firm had revenue of $70.11 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70.71 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.08 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts forecast that TFS Financial will post 0.32 earnings per share for the current year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, December 12th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, November 28th were issued a $0.17 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Monday, November 27th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.55%. TFS Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 212.50%.
Several analysts have commented on TFSL shares. TheStreet upgraded shares of TFS Financial from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Monday, October 30th. BidaskClub cut shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, December 16th. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st.
In other news, Director Anthony J. Asher sold 4,165 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 2nd. The shares were 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 available through the SEC website. Insiders own 1.39% of the company’s stock.
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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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