MFA Financial (MFA) is upgraded to Buy with $9 price target at Evercore Partners. The stock has...

|About: MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA)|By:, SA News Editor

MFA Financial (MFA) is upgraded to Buy with $9 price target at Evercore Partners. The stock has faltered this year along with the rest of the mREIT sector, but has shown relative strength thanks to its credit and ARM exposure. Shares +5% premarket along with the rest of the mREIT sector, post-Bernanke.