PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (PFSI)

55.41 0.40%
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Pros
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/E ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio low relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. PFSI profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 0.47 percentage points. See PFSI profitability chart.
  2. PFSI forward dividend yield is 1.78%, higher than the industry (0.17%) and sector (0.75%) forward dividend yields. See PFSI forward dividend chart.
  3. PFSI forward P/E ratio is 4.29, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See PFSI forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. PFSI Price/Book ratio is 0.94, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See PFSI forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  5. PFSI Price/Sales ratio is 0.90, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See PFSI forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  6. PFSI PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.25, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See PFSI PEG chart.
  7. PFSI average analyst rating is Buy. See PFSI analyst rating chart.
  8. PFSI average analyst price target ($64.13) is above its current price ($53.81). See PFSI price target chart.

Cons

  1. PFSI quarterly revenue growth was -27.40%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (8.88% and 3.73%, respectively). See PFSI revenue growth chart.
  2. PFSI short share of float is 10.40%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See PFSI short share of float chart.
  3. PFSI short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 4.76. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See PFSI short interest ratio chart.