American Financial Group Company Profile (NYSE:AFG)

About American Financial Group

American Financial Group logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. (AFG) is a holding company engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance businesses. The Company, through Great American Insurance Group, focuses on commercial products for businesses, and is engaged in the sale of fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. The Company has four segments: Property and casualty insurance, Annuity, Run-off long-term care and life, and Other. AFG's property and casualty operations provide a range of commercial coverages, through its approximately 30 insurance businesses. AFG's property and casualty insurance operations allow local decision-making for underwriting, claims and policy servicing. The Company's property and casualty insurance products include property and transportation, specialty casualty and specialty financial. The Company's Specialty Casualty insurance products include Executive and Professional Liability, and Umbrella and Excess Liability.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-line Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AFG
  • CUSIP: 02593210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $74.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.21
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.01
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.56
  • P/E Growth: 1.66
  • Market Cap: $6.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 86,893,000
  • Beta: 0.78
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $76.50 (2.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2016Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold -> Buy$74.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/10/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
4/17/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$65.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2016        
8/2/2016Q216$1.27$1.28$1.06 billion$1.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$1.22$1.25$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$1.58$1.52$1.10 billion$1.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$1.44$1.38$1.11 billion$1.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$1.19$1.28$1.03 billion$985.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$1.14$1.25$1.01 billion$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2015Q314$1.32$1.35$1.05 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q3$1.16$1.40$1.10 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.97$1.08$845.50 million$931.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.96$1.00$811.25 million$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$1.22$1.28$840.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.99$1.06$844.08 million$949.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.87$0.96$753.91 million$709.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.83$0.92$713.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q4 2012$0.67$0.67$718.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.59$0.82$766.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.79$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.78$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.94$1.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.59$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.75$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.96$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.92 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.26$1.26$1.26
Q2 20161$1.26$1.26$1.26
Q3 20161$1.48$1.48$1.48
Q4 20161$1.63$1.63$1.63
Q1 20171$1.47$1.47$1.47
Q2 20171$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q3 20171$1.51$1.51$1.51
Q4 20171$1.63$1.63$1.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
Annual Dividend:$1.12
Dividend Yield:1.51%
Payout Ratio:28.57% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.86% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.92% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:12.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/1/2016quarterly$0.281.55%7/13/20167/15/20167/25/2016
4/1/2016quarterly$0.281.59%4/13/20164/15/20164/25/2016
1/4/2016quarterly$0.281.58%1/13/20161/15/20161/25/2016
11/3/2015$1.0012/11/201512/15/201512/24/2015
10/1/2015quarterly$0.2810/13/201510/15/201510/26/2015
7/1/2015quarterly$0.251.51%7/13/20157/15/20157/27/2015
4/1/2015quarterly$0.251.56%4/13/20154/15/20154/27/2015
1/2/2015quarterly$0.251.68%1/13/20151/15/20151/26/2015
12/2/2014special$1.001.63%12/11/201412/15/201412/24/2014
10/1/2014quarterly$0.251.74%10/10/201410/15/201410/27/2014
7/2/2014quarterly$0.221.49%7/11/20147/15/20147/25/2014
4/1/2014quarterly$0.221.53%4/11/20144/15/20144/25/2014
1/2/2014quarterly$0.221.55%1/13/20141/15/20141/27/2014
12/5/2013special$1.001.52%12/12/201312/16/201312/24/2013
10/1/2013quarterly$0.221.62%10/10/201310/15/201310/25/2013
7/1/2013quarterly$0.201.58%7/11/20137/15/20137/25/2013
4/1/2013quarterly$0.201.65%4/11/20134/15/20134/25/2013
1/3/2013quarterly$0.201.94%1/11/20131/15/20133/25/2013
1/2/2013quarterly$0.201/15/20131/25/2013
12/9/2012special$0.2512/13/201212/17/201212/24/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2016Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell100,000$73.84$7,384,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016John B BerdingInsiderSell20,324$73.71$1,498,082.04View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016S Craig LindnerCEOSell75,000$72.13$5,409,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016William W VerityDirectorSell2,046$72.97$149,296.62View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell100,000$71.81$7,181,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Terry S JacobsDirectorSell1,223$71.56$87,517.88View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016James E EvansDirectorSell10,000$71.72$717,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016S Craig LindnerCEOSell40,000$70.39$2,815,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Lehman John I VonDirectorSell2,043$70.07$143,153.01View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016S Craig LindnerCEOSell37,500$69.27$2,597,625.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015James E. EvansDirectorSell29,059$73.18$2,126,537.62View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell37,500$74.73$2,802,375.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015John B. BerdinginsiderSell20,000$74.67$1,493,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell75,000$70.84$5,313,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2015James E. EvansDirectorSell4,600$72.52$333,592.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2015James E. EvansDirectorSell9,930$72.51$720,024.30View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015Vito C PerainoVPSell6,798$65.23$443,433.54View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015John B BerdingDirectorSell27,016$66.42$1,794,402.72View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015S Craig LindnerCEOSell25,000$66.38$1,659,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015John B BerdingDirectorSell14,000$66.42$929,880.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015James E EvansDirectorSell25,000$64.68$1,617,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015William W VerityDirectorSell2,555$64.09$163,749.95View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Lehman John I VonDirectorSell2,055$64.56$132,670.80View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015S Craig LindnerCEOSell58,000$63.61$3,689,380.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Terry S JacobsDirectorSell1,955$62.94$123,047.70View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Terry S JacobsDirectorSell2,745$63.26$173,648.70View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015James E EvansDirectorSell30,000$62.85$1,885,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015S Craig LindnerCEOSell100,000$62.34$6,234,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell75,000$61.94$4,645,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014John B BerdingDirectorSell10,128$60.01$607,781.28View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014James E EvansDirectorSell25,000$60.13$1,503,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014S Craig LindnerCEOSell50,000$59.84$2,992,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Vito C PerainoVPSell24,000$59.62$1,430,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014S Craig LindnerCEOSell40,000$57.93$2,317,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2014James E EvansDirectorSell51,283$59.32$3,042,107.56View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Terry S JacobsDirectorSell1,600$58.43$93,488.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Lehman John VonDirectorSell2,000$58.46$116,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014S Craig LindnerCEOSell50,000$58.84$2,942,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Carl Lindner IIICEOSell32,500$57.07$1,854,775.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013John B BerdingDirectorSell10,243$58.20$596,142.60View SEC Filing  
11/4/2013S Craig LindnerCEOSell71,163$56.44$4,016,439.72View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013John BerdingDirectorSell10,000$53.61$536,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013S Craig LindnerCEOSell50,000$53.28$2,664,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013William W VerityDirectorSell2,173$52.14$113,300.22View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013John BerdingDirectorSell10,000$52.70$527,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell85,000$52.71$4,480,350.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013S Craig LindnerCEOSell60,000$51.91$3,114,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013James E EvansSVPSell24,724$51.00$1,260,924.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013William W VerityDirectorSell2,579$49.11$126,654.69View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Terry S JacobsDirectorSell2,706$48.49$131,213.94View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013S Craig LindnerCEOSell26,281$49.52$1,301,435.12View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013John B BerdingDirectorSell16,950$49.65$841,567.50View SEC Filing  
3/22/2013James E EvansSVPSell10,250$47.03$482,057.50View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Carl H Lindner IIICEOSell23,300$43.56$1,014,948.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. to Present at the 2016 Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 8:47 PM
bizjournals.com logoLindner sells another big batch of American Financial stock (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - August 23 at 3:21 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AFG)
biz.yahoo.com - August 19 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial to Share More Profit with Stockholders (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst American Financial Rewards Investors, Ups Dividend (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial's $300M Senior Notes See Rating Action (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 11:44 AM
streetinsider.com logoAmerican Financial Group (AFG) Raises Dividend by 12% (NYSE:AFG)
www.streetinsider.com - August 17 at 8:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:31 pm American Fincl increases regular annual dividend to $1.25/share from $1.12/share (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 8:51 PM
publicnow.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. Increases Annual Dividend by 12%; Eleventh Consecutive Year of Dividend Increases (NYSE:AFG)
www.publicnow.com - August 17 at 8:51 PM
bizjournals.com logoHow American Financial will use $300M (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - August 17 at 3:23 PM
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www.moderngraham.com - August 16 at 3:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Announces Offering of Senior Notes (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 11:57 AM
publicnow.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. Announces the Offering of $300 Million of Senior Notes (NYSE:AFG)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 8:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Fincl upgraded by Sandler O'Neill (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 3:33 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 3:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInsider Sells Shares of American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:36 PM
News IconGreat American Insurance Group Introduces Professional Liability Coverage for Administration of Naloxone (NYSE:AFG)
www.cbs58.com - August 9 at 4:01 PM
bizjournals.com logoLindners sell stock for more than $10 million (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - August 9 at 4:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Group Inc (AFG) Co-CEO & Co-President Carl H Lindner Iii Sold $7. ... (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Group Inc (AFG) Co-CEO & Co-President S Craig Lindner Sold $5. ... (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. :AFG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NYSE:AFG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 3:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:AFG)
biz.yahoo.com - August 5 at 8:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to American Financial Group, Inc. : August 5, 2016 (NYSE:AFG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 3:20 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AFG-US : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:AFG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 11:52 AM
News IconAFG earnings beat Wall Street forecasts (NYSE:AFG)
www.cincinnati.com - August 3 at 11:56 AM
zacks.com logoAmerican Financial (AFG) Q2 Earnings, Beat, Keeps View (NYSE:AFG)
www.zacks.com - August 3 at 11:56 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial beats 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:AFG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:59 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 American Financial Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:AFG)
biz.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInsurance Q2 Earnings Aug 2 Lineup: AIG, GNW, Y, AFG, MKL (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 3:20 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAmerican International Group: Buy Into Earnings, Surprise Potential (NYSE:AFG)
seekingalpha.com - July 31 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Comments on Ratings of American Financial Group, Inc. and National Interstate Corporation Following Announcement of Merger Agreement (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 10:42 AM
foxnews.com logoUS general says IS in Afghanistan linked to parent group (NYSE:AFG)
www.foxnews.com - July 27 at 9:06 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial (NYSE:AFG)
biz.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:55 PM
News IconInsurer National Interstate agrees to buyout by majority shareholder (NYSE:AFG)
www.ohio.com - July 25 at 3:35 PM
bizjournals.com logoAmerican Financial buys insurer after two-year pursuit (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - July 25 at 10:47 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-American Financial Group sees Q2 core oper EPS $1.25-$1.30 (NYSE:AFG)
feeds.reuters.com - July 25 at 10:34 AM
marketwired.com logoNorth American Financial 15 Split Corp.: Regular Monthly Dividend Declaration for Class A and Preferred Share (NYSE:AFG)
www.marketwired.com - July 20 at 10:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AFG-US : July 19, 2016 (NYSE:AFG)
www.capitalcube.com - July 19 at 8:20 AM
4-traders.com logoAMERICAN FINANCIAL GROUP INC : ex-dividend day (NYSE:AFG)
www.4-traders.com - July 13 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTim Minard Joins Great American Insurance Group as Senior Vice President (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:24 PM
publicnow.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. Announces Its Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss 2016 Second Quarter Results (NYSE:AFG)
www.publicnow.com - July 12 at 9:33 AM
forbes.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: BankUnited, American Financial Group and Bank of the Ozarks (NYSE:AFG)
www.forbes.com - July 11 at 3:20 PM
bizjournals.com logoAmerican Financial makes 'final offer' for public company buyout (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - July 6 at 1:10 PM
streetinsider.com logoAmerican Financial Group (AFG) Declares $0.28 Quarterly Dividend; 1.5% Yield (NYSE:AFG)
www.streetinsider.com - July 2 at 11:02 AM
bizjournals.com logoTarget company responds to American Financial buyout bid (NYSE:AFG)
www.bizjournals.com - June 30 at 2:05 PM
streetinsider.com logoNational Interstate (NATL) Committee Rejects Great American Insurance Takeover Proposal (NYSE:AFG)
www.streetinsider.com - June 29 at 8:29 PM
law360.com logoAmerican Financial Boosts National Interstate Takeover Bid (NYSE:AFG)
www.law360.com - June 28 at 8:32 AM
wsj.com logoAmerican Financial Raises Offer for National Interstate (NYSE:AFG)
www.wsj.com - June 28 at 8:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AFG-US : June 21, 2016 (NYSE:AFG)
www.capitalcube.com - June 21 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Eyes Growth Despite Cat Loss Exposure (NYSE:AFG)
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 10:33 AM

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