Trading was light with 500 shares changing hands on Monday. Volume was down 86.14% under the stocks average daily volume.
Investors are a little more bullish on the company considering the motion in short interest. The firm realized a fall in short interest of -15.06% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short shares fell from 9,897 to 8,407 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio increased to 2.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.00% on October 13.
The company is trading up since yesterday’s close of $25.66. It is currently trading at $25.66 which is just a bit below the 50 day moving average which is $25.78 and which is slightly below the 200 day moving average of $25.73. The 50 day moving average went down $-0.12 or -0.46% and the 200 day average went down by -0.26%.
The most current P/E ratio is 32.16 and the market cap of the company is 102.64M.
MFA Financial, Inc., launched on July 24, 1997, is involved in the real estate finance business. The Business’s subsidiaries invest in residential mortgage assets, including Non-Agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS), Agency MBS, residential whole loans and credit risk transfer (CRT) securities..