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NYSE:AFG

American Financial Group - AFG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$138.30
+0.53 (+0.38%)
(As of 12/8/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$137.46
$139.33
50-Day Range
$122.93
$148.66
52-Week Range
$119.01
$152.29
Volume
330,958 shs
Average Volume
352,818 shs
Market Capitalization
$11.78 billion
P/E Ratio
12.06
Dividend Yield
1.83%
Price Target
$164.00

American Financial Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
18.6% Upside
$164.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.00% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.57
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.33mentions of American Financial Group in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.46 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
2.93%
From $11.61 to $11.95 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.66 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

245th out of 862 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

10th out of 45 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 Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 10/25 Dividend
10/13/2022
Dividend Payable
10/25/2022
Last Earnings
11/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 11/22 Dividend
11/14/2022
Dividend Payable
11/22/2022
Today
12/08/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/08/2023

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
$164.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$178.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$150.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+18.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.00 billion
Pretax Margin
17.79%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.55 billion
Cash Flow
$13.84 per share
Book Value
$59.10 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
72,713,000
Market Cap
$11.78 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.83

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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. 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
    Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Timothy J. Minard
    Exec. VP & Chief Distribution Officer of Annuity Operations
  • Mr. Christopher Patrick Miliano (Age 64)
    Exec. VP & CFO of Annuity Operations













AFG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

1 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 for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for American Financial Group's stock. Their AFG share price forecasts range from $150.00 to $178.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $164.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.6% 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 at the start of the year. Since then, AFG stock has increased by 0.7% and is now trading at $138.30.
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Are investors shorting American Financial Group?

American Financial Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 796,200 shares, an increase of 5.7% from the October 31st total of 753,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 363,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the company 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 Wednesday, February 8th 2023.
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How were American Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:AFG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 3rd. The insurance provider reported $2.24 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.20 by $0.04. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.77 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.51 billion. American Financial Group had a net margin of 14.22% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.41%. American Financial Group's revenue for the quarter was up 15.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $2.71 earnings per share.

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

American Financial Group declared a dividend on Monday, November 7th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $2.00 per share on Tuesday, November 22nd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 14th. This is an increase from the stock's previous dividend of $1.00.
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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 1.83%. 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 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 21.09% next year. This indicates that the company 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 updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $11.00-$11.75 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $11.48. 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.10%), BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.52%), State Street Corp (3.34%), American Financial Group Inc. 401 K Retirement & Savings Plan (3.32%) and LSV Asset Management (1.95%). 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 $138.30.

How much money does American Financial Group make?

American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG) has a market capitalization of $11.78 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 12/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff