NEW YORK, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
On Wednesday, March 15, 2017, US markets saw broad based gains with all sectors finishing the trading sessions in green. Major US indices were also bullish at the close of yesterday's session. The NASDAQ Composite ended the day at 5,900.05, up 0.74%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.54% higher, to finish at 20,950.10; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,385.26, marginally up 0.84%. This Thursday morning, Stock-Callers.com looks at the performance of these four Savings & Loans stocks: Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: ISBC), Astoria Financial Corporation (NYSE: AF), BofI Holding Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), and Capitol Federal Financial Inc. (NASDAQ: CFFN). You can access our complimentary research reports on these stocks now at:
Short Hills, New Jersey headquartered Investors Bancorp Inc.'s stock edged 0.97% lower, to close the day at $14.36. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.83 million shares. Investors Bancorp's shares have gained 4.34% in the previous three months and 28.17% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 0.11% and 13.74% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Shares of the Company, which operates as the holding company for Investors Bank that provides various banking products and services to individuals and businesses in the US, are trading at a PE ratio of 22.44. Additionally, the stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 43.44. Visit us today and download your complete report on ISBC for free at:
On Wednesday, shares in Lake Success, New York headquartered Astoria Financial Corp. ended the session 1.70% lower at $20.77 with a total volume of 1.73 million shares traded. Astoria Financial's shares have gained 11.49% in the last one month and 19.14% in the previous three months. Furthermore, the stock has surged 34.45% in the past one year. Shares of the Company, which operates as the holding company for Astoria Bank that provides various financial products and services to individuals and businesses, are trading at a PE ratio of 33.55. The stock is trading 9.39% above its 50-day moving average and 27.85% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, the Company's shares have an RSI of 66.40.
On March 08th, 2017, research firm Piper Jaffray downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Overweight' to 'Neutral'. The complimentary research report on AF can be accessed at:
On Wednesday, shares in San Diego, California-based BofI Holding Inc. recorded a trading volume of 664,586 shares. The stock ended the day 0.07% lower at $28.82. Shares of the Company, which operates as the holding company for BofI Federal Bank that provides consumer and business banking products in the US, are trading at a PE ratio of 14.71. BofI Holding's stock has gained 3.56% in the last three months and 49.09% in the previous one year. The Company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average by 25.24%. Furthermore, BofI Holding's shares have an RSI of 42.69. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the PDF research report on BOFI at:
Capitol Federal Financial
Topeka, Kansas headquartered Capitol Federal Financial Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 0.13% lower at $14.80 with a total volume of 393,726 shares traded. Capitol Federal Financial's shares have gained 21.96% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average by 2.09%. Shares of Capitol Federal Financial, which operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various retail banking products and services in the US, are trading at a PE ratio of 23.72. In addition, the stock has an RSI of 35.85. Get free access to your research report on CFFN at:
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