TFS Financial Co. (NASDAQ:TFSL) Chairman Marc A. Stefanski sold 13,222 shares of TFS Financial stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total transaction of $237,996.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now owns 229,400 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,129,200. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

NASDAQ TFSL opened at $17.84 on Friday. TFS Financial Co. has a twelve month low of $14.19 and a twelve month high of $18.61. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.24, a quick ratio of 1.52 and a current ratio of 1.52. The stock has a market cap of $4.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 55.75 and a beta of 0.20. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $17.99 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $17.23.

TFS Financial (NASDAQ:TFSL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 30th. The bank reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.08 by ($0.02). TFS Financial had a return on equity of 4.62% and a net margin of 16.26%. The firm had revenue of $70.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $72.80 million. On average, research analysts forecast that TFS Financial Co. will post 0.28 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on TFSL shares. TheStreet upgraded shares of TFS Financial from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Monday, June 3rd. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 13th. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of TFS Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $18.00.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in TFS Financial during the 1st quarter worth approximately $26,000. Parallel Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of TFS Financial by 503.6% during the 1st quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 1,684 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $28,000 after buying an additional 1,405 shares during the period. Meeder Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of TFS Financial during the 2nd quarter valued at $33,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in shares of TFS Financial by 26.9% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 4,149 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $74,000 after buying an additional 879 shares during the period. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in shares of TFS Financial by 49.8% during the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 5,392 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $89,000 after buying an additional 1,793 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 14.38% of the company’s stock.

TFS Financial Company Profile

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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