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NASDAQ:STFC - State Auto Financial Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.37 (-1.22 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 07:53 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $29.85
50-Day Range
MA: $30.90
52-Week Range
Now: $29.85
Volume30,844 shs
Average Volume36,558 shs
Market Capitalization$1.30 billion
P/E Ratio44.55
Dividend Yield1.32%
State Auto Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in writing personal and business insurance products. It operates through four segments: Personal Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Specialty Insurance, and Investment Operations. The Personal Insurance segment primarily provides personal automobile, homeowners insurance, and other personal insurance products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:STFC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.28 billion
Cash Flow$1.40 per share
Book Value$18.97 per share


Net Income$12.80 million


Market Cap$1.30 billion
Next Earnings Date4/30/2020 (Estimated)

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State Auto Financial (NASDAQ:STFC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is State Auto Financial's stock symbol?

State Auto Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STFC."

How often does State Auto Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for State Auto Financial?

State Auto Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 8th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 17th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, December 27th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 16th. View State Auto Financial's Dividend History.

How were State Auto Financial's earnings last quarter?

State Auto Financial Corp (NASDAQ:STFC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 20th. The insurance provider reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.41. State Auto Financial had a return on equity of 4.88% and a net margin of 2.31%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.67 earnings per share. View State Auto Financial's Earnings History.

When is State Auto Financial's next earnings date?

State Auto Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for State Auto Financial.

Has State Auto Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about STFC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. State Auto Financial earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for State Auto Financial.

Are investors shorting State Auto Financial?

State Auto Financial saw a decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 256,400 shares, a decline of 15.0% from the December 31st total of 301,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 44,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.8 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View State Auto Financial's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of State Auto Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of State Auto Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other State Auto Financial investors own include Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Teekay Lng Partners (TGP), Timkensteel (TMST), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Mondi (MNDI), Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Pattern Energy Group (PEGI), RealReal (REAL) and Semtech (SMTC).

Who are State Auto Financial's key executives?

State Auto Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael Edward LaRocco, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Steven Eugene English, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Gregory Allan Tacchetti, Sr. VP and Chief Information & Strategy Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Kim Burton Garland, Sr. VP of Commercial Lines & MD of State Auto Labs (Age 53)
  • Mr. Paul Martin Stachura, Sr. VP & Chief CARE Officer (Age 61)

Who are State Auto Financial's major shareholders?

State Auto Financial's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.46%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.43%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.73%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.18%), State Street Corp (0.84%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.59%). Company insiders that own State Auto Financial stock include Jason Earl Berkey, Kim Burton Garland, Kym Marie Hubbard, Matthew Stanley Mrozek, Melissa A Centers, Michelle Lantow, Scott Alan Jones and Steven Eugene English. View Institutional Ownership Trends for State Auto Financial.

Which major investors are selling State Auto Financial stock?

STFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Strs Ohio, New York State Common Retirement Fund, ETRADE Capital Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P. and Huntington National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for State Auto Financial.

Which major investors are buying State Auto Financial stock?

STFC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., State Street Corp, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought State Auto Financial stock in the last two years include Jason Earl Berkey, Kim Burton Garland, Kym Marie Hubbard and Michelle Lantow. View Insider Buying and Selling for State Auto Financial.

How do I buy shares of State Auto Financial?

Shares of STFC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is State Auto Financial's stock price today?

One share of STFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.85.

How big of a company is State Auto Financial?

State Auto Financial has a market capitalization of $1.30 billion and generates $1.28 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $12.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.20 on an earnings per share basis. State Auto Financial employs 1,854 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About State Auto Financial.

What is State Auto Financial's official website?

The official website for State Auto Financial is http://www.stateauto.com/.

How can I contact State Auto Financial?

State Auto Financial's mailing address is 518 EAST BROAD STREET, COLUMBUS OH, 43215. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 614-464-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for State Auto Financial (NASDAQ STFC)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  235 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  331 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  566
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about State Auto Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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