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DOW   32,196.66
QQQ   301.94
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NYSE:AFL

Aflac (AFL) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$56.28
+0.17 (+0.30%)
(As of 05/13/2022 06:40 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$55.84
$56.70
50-Day Range
$56.11
$66.62
52-Week Range
$51.28
$67.20
Volume
3.06 million shs
Average Volume
3.11 million shs
Market Capitalization
$36.25 billion
P/E Ratio
9.24
Dividend Yield
2.84%
Beta
0.96
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About Aflac

Aflac Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. It operates through two segments, Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. The Aflac Japan segment offers cancer, medical, nursing care income support, GIFT, and whole and term life insurance products, as well as WAYS and child endowment plans under saving type insurance products in Japan. The Aflac U.S. segment provides cancer, accident, short-term disability, critical illness, hospital indemnity, dental, vision, long-term care and disability, and term and whole life insurance products in the United States. It sells its products through sales associates, brokers, independent corporate agencies, individual agencies, and affiliated corporate agencies. The company was founded in 1955 and is based in Columbus, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Accident & health insurance
Sub-Industry
Life & Health Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
00105510
CIK
4977
Employees
12,447
Year Founded
1955

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$22.11 billion
Cash Flow
$7.85 per share
Book Value
$45.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$4.33 billion
Pretax Margin
23.23%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
637,079,000
Market Cap
$36.25 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/1 Dividend
2/15/2022
Dividend Payable
3/01/2022
Last Earnings
4/27/2022
Today
5/16/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
5/17/2022
Dividend Payable
6/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.97 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

113th out of 1,349 stocks

Accident & Health Insurance Industry

3rd out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -













Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Aflac a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aflac in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Aflac stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AFL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Aflac's next earnings date?

Aflac is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How were Aflac's earnings last quarter?

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) released its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The financial services provider reported $1.48 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.11. Aflac had a net margin of 18.90% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.96%. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.53 EPS.
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How often does Aflac pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aflac?

Aflac announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 17th.
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Is Aflac a good dividend stock?

Aflac pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.84%. Aflac has been increasing its dividend for 39 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Aflac is 26.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Aflac will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.74% next year. This indicates that Aflac will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Aflac's stock split? How did Aflac's stock split work?

Aflac shares split before market open on Monday, March 19th 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 13th 2018. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, March 16th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Aflac stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for AFL?

8 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Aflac's shares. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $72.00. On average, they expect Aflac's share price to reach $63.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Aflac's key executives?
Aflac's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Daniel Paul Amos, Chairman & CEO (Age 70, Pay $6.61M)
  • Mr. Frederick John Crawford, Pres & COO (Age 58, Pay $4.12M)
  • Mr. Max Kristian Broden, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43, Pay $2.05M)
  • Mr. Eric Mark Kirsch CFA, Exec. VP, Global Chief Investment Officer & Pres of Aflac Asset Management LLC (Age 61, Pay $3.38M)
  • Ms. Audrey Boone Tillman Esq., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 57, Pay $1.82M)
  • Ms. June Posey Howard CPA, CFA, CGMA, Sr. VP of Financial Services & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. J. Peter Kelso, Sr. VP and Chief Information & Technology Officer
  • Ms. Teresa Lynne White, Pres of Aflac US (Age 55)
  • Mr. James Todd Daniels, Exec. VP, Director & CFO of Aflac Life Insurance Japan (Age 51)
  • Mr. Drew J. Niziak, Sr. VP of Broker Sales
What is Dan Amos' approval rating as Aflac's CEO?

435 employees have rated Aflac CEO Dan Amos on Glassdoor.com. Dan Amos has an approval rating of 93% among Aflac's employees. This puts Dan Amos in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 68.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Aflac to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Aflac own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Aflac investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), McDonald's (MCD), Medtronic (MDT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is Aflac's stock symbol?

Aflac trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AFL."

Who are Aflac's major shareholders?

Aflac's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.46%), BlackRock Inc. (7.08%), Northern Trust Corp (1.24%), LSV Asset Management (1.00%), American Century Companies Inc. (0.92%) and Maj Invest Holding A S (0.78%). Company insiders that own Aflac stock include Albert Riggieri, Audrey B Tillman, Barbara K Rimer, Charles D Lake II, Eric M Kirsch, Georgette D Kiser, James Todd Daniels, Joseph L Moskowitz, June P Howard, Karole Lloyd, Masatoshi Koide, Teresa L White, Thomas J Kenny and Toshihiko Fukuzawa.
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Which major investors are selling Aflac stock?

AFL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Vanguard Group Inc., Boston Partners, KBC Group NV, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Ariel Investments LLC, and Pinebridge Investments L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Aflac company stock in the last year include Albert Riggieri, Audrey B Tillman, Charles D Lake II, Eric M Kirsch, James Todd Daniels, Joseph L Moskowitz, June P Howard, Masatoshi Koide, Thomas J Kenny, and Toshihiko Fukuzawa.
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Which major investors are buying Aflac stock?

AFL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Wealth Planning LLC, Maj Invest Holding A S, Penserra Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Swiss National Bank, Bridgewater Associates LP, and PEAK6 Investments LLC. Company insiders that have bought Aflac stock in the last two years include Georgette D Kiser, and Karole Lloyd.
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How do I buy shares of Aflac?

Shares of AFL 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 Aflac's stock price today?

One share of AFL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.28.

How much money does Aflac make?

Aflac has a market capitalization of $36.25 billion and generates $22.11 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $4.33 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.09 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Aflac have?

Aflac employs 12,447 workers across the globe.

Does Aflac have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Aflac: AGV Management Services Japan KK, Aflac Asset Management Japan Ltd., Aflac Asset Management LLC, Aflac Benefits Advisors, Aflac Corporate Ventures LLC, Aflac Global Ventures LLC, Aflac Heartful Services Co., Aflac Holdings LLC, Aflac InfoSec Services LLC, Aflac Information Technology, Aflac Innovation Partners G.K., Aflac Insurance Services Co., Aflac Insurance Services Co. Ltd., Aflac International, Aflac Life Insurance Japan Ltd., Aflac Northern Ireland Ltd., Aflac Payment Services Co., Aflac Ventures India Fund LLC, Aflac Ventures LLC, Aflac Ventures Labs LLC, Aflac Ventures Seed Fund LLC, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus, American Family Life Assurance Company of New York, Apollo AF Loan Trust, Argus Dental & Vision Inc, Argus Holdings LLC, Communicorp, Continental American Group, Continental American Insurance Company, Empowered.Insure LLC, Empoweredbenefits, Empoweredbenefits LLC, Global Alternatives Private Equity Sub-Trust A, Global Investment Fund I, Hatch Healthcare KK, Hatch Insight KK, Lapetus Solutions Inc., Medical Note Inc., NIO Innovative Technologies Ltd., Octagon Delaware Trust, Picwell Inc., SUDACHI Small-amount Short-term Preparation Company Ltd., Sensely Corporation, Simple Technology LLC, Tier One Insurance Company, Tsusan Co. Ltd., Varagon Capital Management MGP LLC, Varagon Capital Partners L.P., Wellthie Inc., and Zurich North America’s U.S..

When was Aflac founded?

Aflac was founded in 1955.

What is Aflac's official website?

The official website for Aflac is www.aflac.com.

How can I contact Aflac?

Aflac's mailing address is 1932 WYNNTON ROAD, COLUMBUS GA, 31999. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (706) 323-3431, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 706-324-6330.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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