MFA Financial, Inc.

NYSE: MFA
$1.52
-$0.34 (-18.3%)
Closing price March 30, 2020
Investors now have yet one more option to choose from when it comes to investing in mortgage REITs.  Van Eck Global has now launched the Market Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF (NYSE: MORT) as a...
Jon C. Ogg
The world of Mortgage REITs offers massive yields for income investors.  There is a big caveat here.  It offers massive yields, until it doesn’t… then you don’t want to be around...
Jon C. Ogg
24/7 Wall Street is constantly on the lookout for dividend gains for investors.  While this is not due to any breaking news, there was a secondary offering this morning that we saw and it highlights...
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Monday’s key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls.Airgas Inc. (NYSE: ARG) Raised to Overweight at Piper Jaffray. American Capital...
Jon C. Ogg
MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) is a surprise on the dividend front this morning. The company is a REIT that invests in mortgage-backed securities, and while that sounds as though it has all the...
Douglas A. McIntyre
These are ten of the analyst calls we are focusing on this Thursday morning: Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) Raised to Neutral from Sell at Goldman Sachs. Chico’s FAS (NYSE: CHS) cut to Sell at...
Douglas A. McIntyre
These are not the only calls impacting stocks, but these are the top ten individual calls that 247WallSt.com is focusing on: China Netcom (NYSE: CN) downgraded to Neutral at Credit Suisse. China...
Douglas A. McIntyre
MFResidential Investments, Inc. submitted an IPO filing on Tuesday.  The total proposed maximum aggregate amount in securities is listed as $250,000,000 in securities, although this number is...
Douglas A. McIntyre
ADP added to Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy List.AOS cut to Underperform at Baird.ASBC raised to Equal weight at Lehman.BBX cut to Mkt Perform at KBW.BHE cut to Neutral at JPMorgan.CCE cut to Hold at...
Douglas A. McIntyre
ACL started as Buy at Jefferies.AMGN started as Mkt Perform at Rodman & Renshaw.B started as Outperform at CIBC.CBB started as Buy at UBS.CHE started as Buy at Jefferies.CTL raised to Neutral at...
Douglas A. McIntyre