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How to buy CF Bankshares stock | $19.86

Learn how to easily invest in CF Bankshares stock.

CF Bankshares Inc is a banks-regional business based in the US. CF Bankshares shares (CFBK) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. CF Bankshares employs 164 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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CF Bankshares stock price (NASDAQ: CFBK)

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CF Bankshares shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-18.
Latest market close$19.86
52-week range$12.77 - $22.00
50-day moving average $19.77
200-day moving average $19.44
Wall St. target price$21.00
PE ratio 4.8387
Dividend yield $0.09 (0.45%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $4.06

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Is it a good time to buy CF Bankshares stock?

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CF Bankshares price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $19.86 from 2021-10-21

1 week (2021-10-15) 1.07%
1 month (2021-09-22) 1.43%
3 months (2021-07-22) 7.06%
6 months (2021-04-22) 0.58%
1 year (2020-10-22) 50.91%
2 years (2019-10-22) 53.19%
3 years (2018-10-22) 44.96%
5 years (2016-10-21) 1,292.51%

Is CF Bankshares under- or over-valued?

Valuing CF Bankshares stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of CF Bankshares's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

CF Bankshares's P/E ratio

CF Bankshares's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, CF Bankshares shares trade at around 5x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

CF Bankshares financials

Revenue TTM $74.7 million
Operating margin TTM 45.73%
Gross profit TTM $76.9 million
Return on assets TTM 2.07%
Return on equity TTM 25.84%
Profit margin 36.72%
Book value $18.07
Market capitalisation $130 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting CF Bankshares shares

There are currently 2,575 CF Bankshares shares held short by investors – that's known as CF Bankshares's "short interest". This figure is 111.1% up from 1,220 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting CF Bankshares shares can be evaluated.

CF Bankshares's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

CF Bankshares's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of CF Bankshares shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of CF Bankshares shares traded daily (recently around 6959.4594594595). CF Bankshares's SIR currently stands at 0.37. In other words for every 100,000 CF Bankshares shares traded daily on the market, roughly 370 shares are currently held short.

However CF Bankshares's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of CF Bankshares shares, or, against the total number of tradable CF Bankshares shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case CF Bankshares's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 CF Bankshares shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0006% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable CF Bankshares shares, roughly 1 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against CF Bankshares.

Find out more about how you can short CF Bankshares stock.

CF Bankshares share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 3.15% of net profits

Recently CF Bankshares has paid out, on average, around 3.15% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.81% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), CF Bankshares shareholders could enjoy a 0.81% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In CF Bankshares's case, that would currently equate to about $0.09 per share.

While CF Bankshares's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that CF Bankshares is investing more in its future growth.

CF Bankshares's most recent dividend payout was on 1 November 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 20 October 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have CF Bankshares's shares ever split?

CF Bankshares's shares were split on a 181:1000 basis on 20 August 2018. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 181 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your CF Bankshares shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 452.5% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for CF Bankshares shares which in turn could have impacted CF Bankshares's share price.

CF Bankshares share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CF Bankshares's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.7698 up to $22.0008. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CFBK.US volatility(beta: 0.74)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while CF Bankshares's is 0.7439. This would suggest that CF Bankshares's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

CF Bankshares overview

CF Bankshares Inc. operates as the bank holding company for CFBank, National Association that provides various banking products and services in the United States. The company accepts savings, retail and business checking accounts, and money market accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. It also offers single-family mortgage loans; commercial real estate and multi-family residential mortgage loans; commercial loans; construction and land loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity lines of credit, home improvement loans, and loans secured by deposits, as well as other loans. In addition, the company provides Internet and mobile banking, remote deposit, and corporate treasury management services. As of December 31, 2020, it operated six branch offices located in Franklin, Hamilton, Summit, and Columbiana Counties; and a loan production office located in Franklin County; and an agency office located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. The company was formerly known as Central Federal Corporation and changed its name to CF Bankshares Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of CF Bankshares is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 16.109% of CF Bankshares shares are held by insiders and 44.601% by institutions.
How many people work for CF Bankshares?
Latest data suggests 164 work at CF Bankshares.
When does the fiscal year end for CF Bankshares?
CF Bankshares's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is CF Bankshares based?
CF Bankshares's address is: 7000 North High Street, Worthington, OH, United States, 43085
What is CF Bankshares's ISIN number?
CF Bankshares's international securities identification number is: US12520L1098
What is CF Bankshares's CUSIP number?
CF Bankshares's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 15346Q103

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