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Ellington Financial Inc EFC

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$12.01 +0.17 (1.44%)
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Price vs Fair Value

EFC is trading at a 48% premium.
Price
$12.05
Fair Value
$78.37
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$82.68
5-Star Price
$46.73
Economic Moat
Cdbq
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$11.84
Day Range
$11.8112.01
52-Week Range
$10.8814.21
Bid/Ask
$11.81 / $12.21
Market Cap
$1.02 Bil
Volume/Avg
626,200 / 941,125

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
8.35
Price/Sales
1.60
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
13.36%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
12.95%
Total Yield
13.36%

Company Profile

Ellington Financial Inc is a specialty finance company. Its primary investment objective is to generate attractive, risk-adjusted total returns for its shareholders by making investments. The company has two reportable segments; The Investment Portfolio Segment is focused on investing in a diverse array of financial assets, including residential and commercial mortgage loans, residential mortgage-backed securities, non-mortgage- and mortgage-related derivatives, debt and equity investments in loan origination companies, and other strategic investments, and The Longbridge Segment is focused on the origination and servicing of reverse mortgage loans. it acquires reverse mortgage loans both through its origination activities and through secondary market purchases.
Sector
Real Estate
Industry
REIT - Mortgage
Stock Style Box
Small Value
Total Number of Employees
170

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
EFC
AOMR
TRTX
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
8.3528.25
Price/Book Value
0.871.160.61
Price/Sales
1.604.605.05
Price/Cash Flow
6.077.53
Price/Earnings
EFC
AOMR
TRTX

Financial Strength

Metric
EFC
AOMR
TRTX
Quick Ratio
Current Ratio
Interest Coverage
Quick Ratio
No chart available

Profitability

Metric
EFC
AOMR
TRTX
Return on Assets (Normalized)
0.53%1.41%−2.21%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
7.21%14.71%−8.54%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
Return on Assets
EFC
AOMR
TRTX
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