Astoria Financial Corporation(AF): For the most recent quarter end, Astoria Financial Corporation reported Annual Earnings of $0.14. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $0.62. For the most recent quarter end, AF reported a surprise Earnings per Share of -6.67% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.14 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $0.55. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $0.59 based on the consensus. Lake Success based Astoria Financial Corporation Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Apr 26, 2017.
Astoria Financial Corporation has received $0.14 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Mar 2017 ,According to the estimate provided by 2 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 2 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $0.14 while the top line estimate is $0.14 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -12.5%. Astoria Financial Corporation results fell short with a surprise EPS of -6.67% or $-0.01. The Actual EPS was $0.14 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.15 during its most recent quarterly earnings. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Astoria Financial Corporation will release next earnings on Apr 26, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.14. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $16.63. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $0.55.
Astoria Financial Corporation has a Price to Earnings ratio of 30.4 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 1.21. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Astoria Financial Corporation has a price to cash ratio of 16.96. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 14.14% and Return on Equity of the stock is 4.57%.
Astoria Financial Corporation last declared its Dividend on Feb 13, 2017. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Astoria Financial Corporation has a Dividend Yield of 0.85% with an Annual Dividend of $0.16. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.26 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.03.
Astoria Financial Corp Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.16.Analysts expectations of $ 95.97.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.16 EPS.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 8, 2017, Robert J Destefano (Executive Vice President) sold 15,213 shares at 18.51 per share price.On Feb 1, 2017, Gerard C Keegan (Vice Chairman, Sr EVP & COO) sold 71,202 shares at 18.84 per share price.On Feb 1, 2017, Hugh J Donlon (Sr EVP and CLO) sold 37,781 shares at 18.69 per share price.
Astoria Financial Corporation (NYSE:AF) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 0.27% or 0.05 points. After the session commenced at $18.81, the stock reached the higher end at $18.87 while it hit a low of $18.73. With the volume soaring to 879,361 shares, the last trade was called at $18.8. The company has a 52-week high of $19.26. The company has a market cap of $1,903 million and there are 101,210,478 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $14.11.
Astoria Financial Corp. is in the operation of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Astoria Federal. In addition to directing, planning and coordinating the business activities of Astoria Federal, the company invests primarily in U.S. Government and federal agency securities, mortgage-backed securities and other securities.