Brokerages Expect TFS Financial Co. (TFSL) to Announce $0.08 Earnings Per Share
Shares of TFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:TFSL) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company.
Brokerages have set a 1 year consensus price target of $17.50 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post $0.08 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given TFS Financial an industry rank of 75 out of 256 based on the ratings given to related companies.
A number of equities analysts have commented on TFSL shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of TFS Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 7th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of TFS Financial from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th.
TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 30th. The bank reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.07. The company had revenue of $72.67 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.10 million. TFS Financial had a net margin of 17.07% and a return on equity of 4.75%. As a group, equities analysts predict that TFS Financial will post 0.3 earnings per share for the current year.
Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of TFS Financial in the 1st quarter valued at about $26,000. Parallel Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of TFS Financial by 503.6% in the 1st quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 1,684 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $28,000 after purchasing an additional 1,405 shares in the last quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp increased its holdings in shares of TFS Financial by 1,044.2% in the 4th quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp now owns 2,071 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $33,000 after purchasing an additional 1,890 shares in the last quarter. Altshuler Shaham Ltd purchased a new position in shares of TFS Financial in the 1st quarter valued at about $42,000. Finally, Advisor Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of TFS Financial by 362.9% in the 1st quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 3,041 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $50,000 after purchasing an additional 2,384 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 11.87% of the company’s stock.
About TFS Financial
TFS Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides retail consumer banking services in the United States. The company's deposit products include savings, money market, checking, certificate of deposit, individual retirement, and other qualified plan accounts. It also provides residential real estate mortgage loans, residential construction loans, and home equity loans and lines of credit, as well as purchase mortgages and first mortgage refinance loans.
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