TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) was upgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. TheStreet raised shares of TFS Financial from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Monday, October 30th.

Shares of TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) traded up $0.11 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $15.07. 115,854 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 209,678. The firm has a market cap of $4,240.00, a PE ratio of 47.09 and a beta of 0.52. TFS Financial has a twelve month low of $14.58 and a twelve month high of $19.24. The company has a quick ratio of 1.55, a current ratio of 1.55 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.17.

TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The bank reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08. The business had revenue of $70.11 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $70.71 million. TFS Financial had a net margin of 20.73% and a return on equity of 5.30%. The business’s revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.08 EPS. equities analysts forecast that TFS Financial will post 0.32 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director Anthony J. Asher sold 4,165 shares of TFS Financial stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.33, for a total value of $63,849.45. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. 1.39% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in TFSL. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its stake in TFS Financial by 7.1% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 8,641 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $134,000 after acquiring an additional 574 shares during the period. Pacer Advisors Inc. grew its stake in TFS Financial by 11.4% in the 2nd quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 10,555 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $163,000 after acquiring an additional 1,082 shares during the period. Susquehanna International Group LLP acquired a new stake in TFS Financial in the 3rd quarter valued at $172,000. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new stake in TFS Financial in the 3rd quarter valued at $281,000. Finally, Nomura Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in TFS Financial in the 2nd quarter valued at $309,000. 10.97% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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TFS Financial Company Profile

TFS Financial Corporation is the holding company of Third Federal Savings and Loan Association of Cleveland (Association). The Association is a savings and loan association. The Association’s principal business consists of originating and servicing residential real estate mortgage loans and attracting retail savings deposits.

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