Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) has seen a rise of 518,611 shares or 7.3% in the short interest. The remaining shorts are 6.1% of the total floated shares. The net short interest, as on June 15,2016, stood at 7,667,247 shares and the stocks days to cover will be 17 by factoring in the average per day volume of 451,815 shares. On May 31,2016, 7,148,636 shares were shorted. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN): The stock opened at $13.36 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $13.59 for the day. The stock traded down to $13.24 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $13.46 with a loss of -1.75% for the day. The stock had closed at $13.70 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,994,333 shares.
The company shares have rallied 11.52% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 6, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $13.73 and the one year low was seen on Jan 15, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $13.42 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $12.86.
Stocks of Capitol Federal Financial (NASDAQ:CFFN) rallied by 1.2% during the past week but lost 0.96% on a 4-week basis. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.88% and the outperformance has advanced to 2.04% for the last 4 weeks period.
Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. is the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank. Capitol Federal Savings Bank is a federally charted stock savings bank. The Bank has branch locations in Kansas and Missouri, and is a residential lender in the State of Kansas. The Bank primarily serves the metropolitan areas of Topeka, Wichita, Lawrence, Manhattan, Emporia, Salina, Kansas and a portion of the metropolitan area of greater Kansas City on both the Kansas and Missouri sides of the state line. The Bank is a residential lender in Kansas and offers checking, savings and money markets accounts, individual retirement account (IRAs), and certificates of deposit.