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NYSE:AFG

American Financial Group - AFG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$138.02
-4.57 (-3.20%)
(As of 02/1/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$135.82
$141.84
50-Day Range
$132.29
$143.47
52-Week Range
$119.01
$152.29
Volume
607,311 shs
Average Volume
305,695 shs
Market Capitalization
$11.75 billion
P/E Ratio
12.03
Dividend Yield
1.79%
Price Target
$162.75

American Financial Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
17.9% Upside
$162.75 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.81% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.57
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.15mentions of American Financial Group in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.46 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.19%
From $11.60 to $11.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.69 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

153rd out of 895 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

8th out of 49 stocks


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About American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) Stock

American Financial Group, Inc. is an insurance holding company. It engages in property and casualty insurance, focusing on commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. The company was founded by Carl Henry Lindner Jr. in 1959 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH.

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AFG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/02/2021
Ex-Dividend for 11/22 Dividend
11/14/2022
Dividend Payable
11/22/2022
Ex-Dividend for 1/25 Dividend
1/12/2023
Dividend Payable
1/25/2023
Today
2/01/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/01/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-Industry
Multi-line Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
02593210
Employees
6,600
Year Founded
1872

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$162.75
High Stock Price Forecast
$178.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$150.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+17.9%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.00 billion
Pretax Margin
17.79%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.55 billion
Cash Flow
$13.65 per share
Book Value
$59.10 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
72,713,000
Market Cap
$11.75 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.83

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Key Executives

  • S. Craig LindnerS. Craig Lindner
    Co-President, Co-CEO & Director
  • Carl Henry Lindner
    Co-President, Co-CEO & Director
  • Brian S. HertzmanBrian S. Hertzman
    Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Michelle A. Gillis
    Chief Administrative Officer & Senior VP
  • Mark A. Weiss
    Senior Vice President & General Counsel













AFG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell American Financial Group stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" AFG shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AFG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is American Financial Group's stock price forecast for 2023?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for American Financial Group's shares. Their AFG share price forecasts range from $150.00 to $178.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $162.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have AFG shares performed in 2023?

American Financial Group's stock was trading at $137.28 at the beginning of the year. Since then, AFG shares have increased by 0.5% and is now trading at $138.02.
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Are investors shorting American Financial Group?

American Financial Group saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totaling 661,400 shares, a decrease of 15.6% from the December 15th total of 783,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 402,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days. Approximately 0.8% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is American Financial Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 1st 2023.
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How can I listen to American Financial Group's earnings call?

American Financial Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 2nd at 11:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were American Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AFG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 2nd. The insurance provider reported $2.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.86 by $0.85. The insurance provider earned $1.73 billion during the quarter. American Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.41% and a net margin of 14.22%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $2.45 EPS.

How often does American Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Financial Group?

American Financial Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.63 per share on Wednesday, January 25th. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 12th.
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Is American Financial Group a good dividend stock?

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) pays an annual dividend of $2.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.79%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 17 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 21.97%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AFG will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.05% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for AFG.

What guidance has American Financial Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Financial Group issued an update on its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $11.00-$12.00 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.01. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Carl H. Lindner III and S. Craig Lindner's approval rating as American Financial Group's CEO?

15 employees have rated American Financial Group Chief Executive Officer Carl H. Lindner III and S. Craig Lindner on Glassdoor.com. Carl H. Lindner III and S. Craig Lindner has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of American Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Financial Group investors own include Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX), McDonald's (MCD) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is American Financial Group's stock symbol?

American Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AFG."

Who are American Financial Group's major shareholders?

American Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.28%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.24%), Reinhart Partners Inc. (0.14%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.11%), AustralianSuper Pty Ltd (0.09%) and Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (0.09%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian S Hertzman, Carl H Lindner III, Carl H Lindner III, James E Evans, John B Berding, John B Berding, Kenneth C Ambrecht, Lehman John I Von, S Craig Lindner, Terry S Jacobs, Terry S Jacobs and Vito C Peraino.
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How do I buy shares of American Financial Group?

Shares of AFG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is American Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of AFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $138.02.

How much money does American Financial Group make?

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) has a market capitalization of $11.75 billion and generates $6.55 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $2.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $11.47 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Financial Group have?

The company employs 6,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact American Financial Group?

American Financial Group's mailing address is 301 East Fourth Street, Cincinnati OH, 45202. The official website for the company is www.afginc.com. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at (513) 579-2121, via email at afginvestorrelations@amfin.com, or via fax at 513-579-2113.

This page (NYSE:AFG) was last updated on 2/2/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff