Astoria Financial Corporation (AF) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Sep 23, '17

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about AF stock:

  • Is AF a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold AF stock today?
  • Is AF a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are AF analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are AF stock buy reasons/signals:

1. AF average analyst rating is Buy.

Here are AF stock sell reasons/signals:

1. AF stock price ($20.79) is close to the 52-week high ($21.32). Perhaps now is a good time to sell?

2. AF quarterly revenue growth was -6.20%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (6.92% and 8.45%, respectively).

3. AF profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -2.61pp.

4. AF forward P/E ratio is 35.30, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios.

5. AF PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 6.86, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios.

6. AF average analyst price target ($20.75) is below its current price ($20.79).

What are your thoughts on AF?

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