Is Now The Time To Dump These Three Stocks: MFA Financial, Inc.(NYSE:MFA), Laredo Petroleum Inc(NYSE:LPI) and Repsol SA (ADR)(OTCMKTS:REPYY)?
New York, NY – GDP INSIDER – 01/12/2015.
This article discusses three companies: MFA Financial, Inc.(NYSE:MFA), Laredo Petroleum Inc(NYSE:LPI) and Repsol SA (ADR)(OTCMKTS:REPYY)
MFA Financial, Inc.(NYSE:MFA) lost 0.87% to $0.07 per share as the stock finished the day at a closing price of $7.97 during Friday’s trading. The stock, which has a market cap of $2.94 billion and an enterprise value of $11.18 billion, had a trading volume of 4.8 million which is greater than its 3-month average trading volume of 2.13 million. MFA Financial, Inc has a forward annual dividend rate of $0.80, forward annual dividend yield of 10%, trailing annual dividend yield of 9.10% and a 5-year average dividend yield of 12.50%. The US based company has a profit margin (ttm) of 88.53% and a n operating margin (ttm) of 89.07%.
Analysts at Bank of America downgraded their rating on the shares of Laredo Petroleum Inc(NYSE:LPI) on January 6. They now have an ‘underperform’ rating. The stock, which had a bid price of 7.17×100 and an offer price of 11.19×1000, popped 4.10% to $0.37 per share and finished trading at a closing price of $9.40. The ticker has a beta of 0.71, meaning it is 29% less volatile than the stock, and a 52-week change -58.97%. Laredo Petroleum Inc currently stands at a weekly performance of -13.76%, monthly performance of 5.15% and YTD performance of -9.18%.
Repsol SA (ADR)(OTCMKTS:REPYY) finished Friday’s trading at a closing price of $17.29 after a 2.04% loss of $0.36 per share. Not only the stock did see its value drop during the day, but it also hit a new 52-week low of $17 which moved the stock $11.54 further away from its 52-week high of $28.59. The company had a trading volume of 0.11 million Friday, which is lower 0.08 million lower than its 10-day average trading volume of 0.19. Repsol SA has a trailing annual dividend rate of 2.64 and yield of 14.90%.
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