CM Finance Inc (CMFN) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
CM Finance Inc (NASDAQ:CMFN) is scheduled to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, November 7th. Analysts expect CM Finance to post earnings of $0.25 per share for the quarter.
CM Finance (NASDAQ:CMFN) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, September 6th. The investment management company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.25. The firm had revenue of $7.19 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.40 million. CM Finance had a return on equity of 9.42% and a net margin of 76.03%. On average, analysts expect CM Finance to post $1.07 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.12 EPS for the next fiscal year.
CM Finance Inc (NASDAQ:CMFN) traded down 0.56% on Tuesday, hitting $8.80. The stock had a trading volume of 21,204 shares. CM Finance Inc has a 12 month low of $8.40 and a 12 month high of $10.80. The company has a 50-day moving average of $9.44 and a 200 day moving average of $10.01.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th were paid a $0.25 dividend. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 11.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 7th. CM Finance’s dividend payout ratio is presently 58.14%.
In other news, CEO Michael Mauer purchased 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $9.61 per share, with a total value of $38,440.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Insiders own 1.79% of the company’s stock.
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Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered CM Finance from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, September 11th.
CM Finance Company Profile
CM Finance Inc is an externally managed, non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Company is a specialty finance company that invests primarily in the debt of the United States middle-market companies. The Company’s primary investment objective is to maximize total return to stockholders in the form of current income and capital appreciation by investing in debt and related equity of privately held lower middle-market companies.
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