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NYSE:AFG

American Financial Group - AFG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$123.49
+1.84 (+1.51%)
(As of 09/28/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$121.48
$124.41
50-Day Range
$120.06
$137.57
52-Week Range
$119.01
$152.29
Volume
292,618 shs
Average Volume
332,460 shs
Market Capitalization
$10.52 billion
P/E Ratio
10.21
Dividend Yield
1.84%
Price Target
$162.00

American Financial Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
31.2% Upside
$162.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.94% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.57
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.12mentions of American Financial Group in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.38%
From $11.55 to $11.94 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.59 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

370th out of 923 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

19th out of 49 stocks

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About American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) Stock

American Financial Group, Inc., an insurance holding company, provides specialty property and casualty insurance products in the United States. It offers property and transportation insurance products, such as physical damage and liability coverage for buses and trucks, inland and ocean marine, agricultural-related products, and other commercial property and specialty transportation coverages; specialty casualty insurance, including primarily excess and surplus, executive and professional liability, general liability, umbrella and excess liability, and specialty coverage in targeted markets, as well as customized programs for small to mid-sized businesses and workers' compensation insurance; and specialty financial insurance products comprising risk management insurance programs for lending and leasing institutions, fidelity and surety products, and trade credit insurance. The company sells its property and casualty insurance products through independent insurance agents and brokers. American Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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AFG Stock News Headlines

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AFG Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/25 Dividend
7/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/25/2022
Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Today
9/28/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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
$162.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$178.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$146.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+31.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.00 billion
Pretax Margin
19.26%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.55 billion
Cash Flow
$14.31 per share
Book Value
$59.10 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
72,728,000
Market Cap
$10.52 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.82

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Stephen Craig Lindner (Age 67)
    Co-Pres, Co-CEO & Director
    Comp: $10.84M
  • Mr. Carl Henry Lindner IIIMr. Carl Henry Lindner III (Age 69)
    Co-Pres, Co-CEO & Director
    Comp: $10.95M
  • Mr. Brian S. HertzmanMr. Brian S. Hertzman (Age 51)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $921.38k
  • Ms. Michelle Ann Gillis SPHR (Age 53)
    Sr. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Admin. Officer
    Comp: $870.84k
  • Mr. Vito Charles Peraino Esq. (Age 66)
    Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $1.59M
  • Mr. James E. EvansMr. James E. Evans (Age 76)
    Exec. Consultant & Director
    Comp: $253.45k
  • Mr. John R. Rogers
    Chief Information Security Officer & Divisional VP
  • Ms. Diane P. Weidner
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Mark Andrew Weiss
    VP, Assistant Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Timothy J. Minard
    Exec. VP & Chief Distribution Officer of Annuity Operations













AFG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 2022?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for American Financial Group's stock. Their AFG share price forecasts range from $146.00 to $178.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $162.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have AFG shares performed in 2022?

American Financial Group's stock was trading at $137.32 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, AFG shares have decreased by 10.1% and is now trading at $123.49.
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Are investors shorting American Financial Group?

American Financial Group saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 705,600 shares, a decrease of 10.8% from the August 15th total of 791,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 332,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 Tuesday, November 1st 2022.
View our AFG earnings forecast
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How were American Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AFG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The insurance provider reported $2.85 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.24 by $0.61. American Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.56% and a net margin of 15.53%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.39 earnings per share.

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 Saturday, July 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, July 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.56 per share on Monday, July 25th. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 14th.
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Is American Financial Group a good dividend stock?

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) pays an annual dividend of $2.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.84%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 16 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 18.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AFG will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.76% 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 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $10.75-$11.75 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $11.07. 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bishop Rock Capital L.P. (6.58%), FMR LLC (5.28%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.45%), American Financial Group Inc. 401 K Retirement & Savings Plan (3.35%), State Street Corp (3.29%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.84%). 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, Mckeon Brett, 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 $123.49.

How much money does American Financial Group make?

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) has a market capitalization of $10.52 billion and generates $6.55 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $2.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.10 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 9/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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