Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking products and services in the United States.
Excellent balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Capitol Federal Financial's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CFFN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CFFN exceeded the US Mortgage industry which returned -20.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CFFN underperformed the US Market which returned 9.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Capitol Federal Financial's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Capitol Federal Financial undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CFFN ($11.49) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($6.76)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CFFN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CFFN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22x) compared to the Mortgage industry average (11.1x).
PE vs Market: CFFN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22x) compared to the US market (15.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CFFN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CFFN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (0.8x).
How is Capitol Federal Financial forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CFFN's forecast earnings growth (8.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: CFFN's earnings (8.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CFFN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CFFN's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CFFN's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CFFN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Capitol Federal Financial performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CFFN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CFFN's current net profit margins (36.5%) are lower than last year (41%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CFFN's earnings have grown by 3.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CFFN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CFFN had negative earnings growth (-22.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Mortgage industry average (4.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CFFN's Return on Equity (5.6%) is considered low.
How is Capitol Federal Financial's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: CFFN's Assets to Equity ratio (7.3x) is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: CFFN has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (353%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 71% of CFFN's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: CFFN has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (80%).
Low Risk Deposits: CFFN's Loans to Deposits ratio (129%) is high.
Level of Bad Loans: CFFN has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.1%).
What is Capitol Federal Financial's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CFFN's dividend (8.09%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.69%).
High Dividend: CFFN's dividend (8.09%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.55%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CFFN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CFFN's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (65.1%), CFFN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Dicus (58yo)
Mr. John B. Dicus has been the Chief Executive Officer of Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. and its subsidiary Capitol Federal Savings Bank since January 1, 2003. Mr. Dicus has been the President of Capitol ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD1.09M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.76M).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP||14.75yrs||US$507.20k||0.15% $2.4m|
|Executive VP||no data||US$348.95k||0.056% $895.0k|
|Chief Lending Officer||no data||US$370.56k||0.10% $1.6m|
|Executive VP & Chief Commercial Lending Officer||no data||US$901.60k||0.028% $446.9k|
|First VP||no data||no data||0.037% $589.4k|
|Executive VP & Chief Retail Operations Officer||3.67yrs||no data||0.048% $757.2k|
|Executive VP & Chief Corporate Services Officer||no data||no data||0.018% $282.6k|
Experienced Management: CFFN's management team is seasoned and experienced (14.8 years average tenure).
|Chairman Emeritus||11.42yrs||US$404.18k||no data|
|Independent Director||11.42yrs||US$68.00k||0.19% $2.9m|
|Independent Director||16.42yrs||US$72.00k||0.033% $521.1k|
|Independent Director||15.42yrs||US$66.00k||0.021% $334.4k|
|Independent Director||15.42yrs||US$66.00k||0.036% $573.4k|
|Independent Director||8.42yrs||US$66.00k||0.0036% $57.4k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$73.29k||0.0090% $142.1k|
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$66.00k||0.027% $425.1k|
Experienced Board: CFFN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CFFN insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Capitol Federal Financial, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Capitol Federal Financial, Inc.
- Ticker: CFFN
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1893
- Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$1.586b
- Shares outstanding: 138.01m
- Website: https://capfed.com
Number of Employees
- Capitol Federal Financial, Inc.
- 700 South Kansas Avenue
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CFFN||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Apr 1999|
|CFW||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Apr 1999|
Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking products and services in the United States. The company accepts a range of deposit products, including savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, and certificates of deposits. It also provides various loan products, such as one- to four-family residential real estate loans; construction-to-permanent loans; consumer loans comprising home equity loans and lines of credit, home improvement loans, vehicle loans, and loans secured by savings deposits; and commercial real estate loans that include various property types, which comprise hotels, office and retail buildings, senior housing facilities, and multi-family dwellings. In addition, the company offers mobile, telephone, and online banking services, as well as bill payment services; operates a call center; invests in various securities; and engages in the reinsurance and real estate businesses. It operates a network of 54 branches, including 44 traditional branches and 10 in-store branches located in 9 counties throughout Kansas and 3 counties in Missouri. The company serves the metropolitan areas of Topeka, Wichita, Lawrence, Manhattan, Emporia, and Salina, Kansas, as well as the metropolitan area of Kansas City. Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Topeka, Kansas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/03 02:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/02 00:00|
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