Astoria Financial Corporation (AF)

19.59
0.18 0.91
NYSE : Financial
Prev Close 19.77
Open 20.01
Day Low/High 19.50 / 20.01
52 Wk Low/High 14.11 / 21.66
Volume 413.26K
Avg Volume 696.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 101.73M
Market Cap 2.01B
EPS 0.60
P/E Ratio 31.89
Div & Yield 0.16 (0.80%)

Latest News

Astoria Bank Marks Third Year As Lead Sponsor Of July 4th Fireworks At Jones Beach

Long Island tradition expected to draw more than 100,000 spectators

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These Stocks Are Changing Direction

Finding bullish and bearish reversals in the market.

Astoria Financial Becomes Oversold (AF)

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Analysts' Actions -- Buffalo Wild Wings, Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and More

Analysts' Actions -- Buffalo Wild Wings, Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and More

Here are Thursday's top research calls, including upgrades for Citrix, JPMorgan, PayPal and Wells Fargo, and a downgrade for Buffalo Wild Wings.

Astoria Financial Stock Sees Short Interest Fall 25%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 03/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 839,083 share decrease in total short interest for Astoria Financial Corp , to 2,524,232, a decrease of 24.95% since 02/28/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

May 19th Options Now Available For Astoria Financial (AF)

Investors in Astoria Financial Corp saw new options become available today, for the May 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the AF options chain for the new May 19th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

Sterling Bancorp Purchases Astoria Financial for $2.2 Billion

Sterling Bancorp Purchases Astoria Financial for $2.2 Billion

The merger is a stock-for-stock transaction.

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Don't Expect Scrapped Astoria Merger to Stop Trump-Era Bank Deals

Don't Expect Scrapped Astoria Merger to Stop Trump-Era Bank Deals

Dismantling of the merger may have more to do with an activist hedge fund's agitation than regulatory concerns. Expect the Fed to OK mid-sized bank deals in the coming months

Analysts' Actions -- Alphabet, Cardinal Health, Monster and More

Analysts' Actions -- Alphabet, Cardinal Health, Monster and More

Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including a downgrade for Cardinal Health, an upgrade for Monster Beverage and new coverage of Alphabet.

N.Y. Community Bank Scraps $2 Billion Astoria Deal as Fed Review Lingers

N.Y. Community Bank Scraps $2 Billion Astoria Deal as Fed Review Lingers

The combination had been under review by the central bank since October 2015, but analysts suggest the merger's failure does not mean the Fed is opposed to consolidation in banking.

New York Community Bancorp, Inc. And Astoria Financial Corporation Announce The Termination Of Their Definitive Merger Agreement Effective January 1, 2017

New York Community Bancorp, Inc. And Astoria Financial Corporation Announce The Termination Of Their Definitive Merger Agreement Effective January 1, 2017

New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: NYCB) (the "Company"), the holding company for New York Community Bank and New York Commercial Bank, and Astoria Financial Corporation (NYSE: AF), the holding company for Astoria...

Trump Tower Hoopla Gives Fifth Avenue a Holiday Headache

Trump Tower Hoopla Gives Fifth Avenue a Holiday Headache

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday told citizens to avoid Trump Tower -- not exactly the type of advice area businesses welcome heading into the holiday season.

AF Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

AF Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Astoria Financial Corp. have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $14.80, changing hands for $15.20/share.

Ratings Changes Today

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Ratings Changes Today

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August 19th Options Now Available For Astoria Financial (AF)

August 19th Options Now Available For Astoria Financial (AF)

Investors in Astoria Financial Corp. saw new options become available today, for the August 19th expiration.

Ratings Changes Today

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6 Small Banks That Could Be Acquisition Targets -- and 3 Potential Buyers

6 Small Banks That Could Be Acquisition Targets -- and 3 Potential Buyers

Small bank M&A activity is likely to pick up in the coming months. Analysts name these six banks as potential sellers, as well as three possible buyers.

Short Interest In Astoria Financial Moves 10.5% Higher

Short Interest In Astoria Financial Moves 10.5% Higher

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/13/2016 settlement date, which shows a 294,790 share increase in total short interest for Astoria Financial Corp. , to 3,109,043, an increase of 10.47% since 04/29/2016.

Ratings Changes Today

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Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: GPP, MMLP, AF

Ex-Dividends To Watch: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: GPP, MMLP, AF

GPP MMLP AF are going ex-dividend Wednesday, Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Astoria Financial, New York REIT and Oritani Financial

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Astoria Financial, New York REIT and Oritani Financial

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/4/16, Astoria Financial Corp. , New York REIT Inc , and Oritani Financial Corp will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends.

Shareholders Approve The Proposed Merger Of Astoria Financial Corporation With And Into New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

Shareholders Approve The Proposed Merger Of Astoria Financial Corporation With And Into New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

Shareholders of New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: NYCB) ("New York Community") and Astoria Financial Corporation (NYSE: AF) ("Astoria Financial") today approved the proposed merger of the two companies.