NYSE:AFG

American Financial Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$122.97
+1.98 (+1.64 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 12:56 PM ET)
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$118.40
$140.29
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Volume4,704 shs
Average Volume545,041 shs
Market Capitalization$10.46 billion
P/E Ratio7.41
Dividend Yield1.65%
Beta0.94
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About American Financial Group

American Financial Group, Inc., an insurance holding company, provides property and casualty insurance products in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Property and Casualty Insurance, Annuity, and Other. 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 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, as well as through employee agents. It also provides traditional fixed and indexed annuities to the retail, financial institutions, broker-dealer, and registered investment advisor markets; and run-off long-term care and life insurance services. In addition, the company engages in the commercial real estate operations in Cincinnati, Whitefield, New Hampshire, Chesapeake Bay, Charleston, and Palm Beach. American Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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2.38 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

41st out of 1,970 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

5th out of 93 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Financial Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" American Financial Group stock.
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When is American Financial Group's next earnings date?

American Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 3rd 2021.
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How were American Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AFG) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 3rd. The insurance provider reported $2.38 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.74. The insurance provider earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.25 billion. American Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.14% and a net margin of 17.83%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.36 earnings per share.
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How has American Financial Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

American Financial Group's stock was trading at $83.31 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AFG shares have increased by 47.6% and is now trading at $122.97.
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How often does American Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Financial Group?

American Financial Group announced a None dividend on Friday, May 28th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 8th will be given a dividend of $14.00 per share on Tuesday, June 15th. This represents a yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 7th. This is a positive change from American Financial Group's previous None dividend of $1.00.
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Is American Financial Group a good dividend stock?

American Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.65%. American Financial Group has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of American Financial Group is 23.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, American Financial Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.84% next year. This indicates that American Financial Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has American Financial Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Financial Group issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 7.000-8.000 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.800. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for AFG?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for American Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect American Financial Group's share price to reach $110.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.5%.
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Who are American Financial Group's key executives?

American Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen Craig Lindner, Co-Pres, Co-CEO & Director (Age 66, Pay $8.1M)
  • Mr. Carl Henry Lindner III, Co-Pres, Co-CEO & Director (Age 68, Pay $8.13M)
  • Mr. Brian S. Hertzman, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $599.4k)
  • Ms. Michelle Ann Gillis SPHR, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52, Pay $709.29k)
  • Mr. Vito Charles Peraino Esq., Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 65, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. James E. Evans, Exec. Consultant & Director (Age 75, Pay $253.49k)
  • Mr. John R. Rogers, Chief Information Security Officer & Divisional VP
  • Ms. Diane P. Weidner, VP of Investor & Media Relations
  • Mr. Mark Andrew Weiss J.D., VP, Assistant Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Timothy J. Minard, Exec. VP & Chief Distribution Officer of Annuity Operations

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 CEO 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 American Financial Group's employees.

Who are some of American Financial Group's key competitors?

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.75%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.69%), LSV Asset Management (3.44%), American Financial Group Inc. 401 K Retirement & Savings Plan (3.02%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.60%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.29%). Company insiders that own American Financial Group stock include Brian S Hertzman, Carl H Lindner III, James E Evans, John B Berding, Kenneth C Ambrecht, Lehman John I Von, Mckeon Brett, Michelle A Gillis, S Craig Lindner, Terry S Jacobs and Vito C Peraino.
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Which major investors are selling American Financial Group stock?

AFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Amundi Asset Management US Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, and American Financial Group Inc. 401 K Retirement & Savings Plan. Company insiders that have sold American Financial Group company stock in the last year include Brian S Hertzman, Carl H Lindner III, James E Evans, John B Berding, Lehman John I Von, S Craig Lindner, and Terry S Jacobs.
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Which major investors are buying American Financial Group stock?

AFG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Altrinsic Global Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Reinhart Partners Inc., Gillson Capital LP, River Road Asset Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., and Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership. Company insiders that have bought American Financial Group stock in the last two years include Kenneth C Ambrecht, and Vito C Peraino.
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How do I buy shares of American Financial Group?

Shares of AFG 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 $122.97.

How much money does American Financial Group make?

American Financial Group has a market capitalization of $10.46 billion and generates $7.91 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $732 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Financial Group have?

American Financial Group employs 7,600 workers across the globe.

When was American Financial Group founded?

American Financial Group was founded in 1872.

What is American Financial Group's official website?

The official website for American Financial Group is www.afginc.com.

Where are American Financial Group's headquarters?

American Financial Group is headquartered at 301 East Fourth Street, Cincinnati OH, 45202.

How can I contact American Financial Group?

American Financial Group's mailing address is 301 East Fourth Street, Cincinnati OH, 45202. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at (513) 579-2121 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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