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AFLAC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$36.02
-0.31 (-0.85 %)
(As of 09/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$35.60
Now: $36.02
$36.34
50-Day Range
$35.62
MA: $36.98
$38.07
52-Week Range
$23.07
Now: $36.02
$55.07
Volume2.91 million shs
Average Volume4.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.68 billion
P/E Ratio9.01
Dividend Yield3.08%
Beta0.83
Aflac Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, provides voluntary supplemental health and life insurance products. It operates through two segments, Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. The Aflac Japan segment offers voluntary supplemental insurance products, including cancer plans, general medical indemnity plans, medical/sickness riders, care plans, living benefit life plans, ordinary life insurance plans, and annuities in Japan. The Aflac U.S. segment provides products designed to protect individuals from depletion of assets comprising accident, cancer, critical illness/care, hospital indemnity, fixed-benefit dental, and vision care plans; and loss-of-income products, such as life and short-term disability plans in the United States. The company sells its products through sales associates and brokers, independent corporate agencies, individual agencies, and affiliated corporate agencies. Aflac Incorporated was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Columbus, Georgia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.12 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Accident & health insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP00105510
CIK4977
Phone706-323-3431

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.31 billion
Cash Flow$6.31 per share
Book Value$39.45 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.30 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees6,178
Market Cap$25.68 billion
Next Earnings Date10/27/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$36.02
-0.31 (-0.85 %)
(As of 09/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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AFLAC (NYSE:AFL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AFLAC's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

AFLAC's stock was trading at $36.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AFL shares have decreased by 2.5% and is now trading at $36.02.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AFLAC?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AFLAC in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is AFLAC's next earnings date?

AFLAC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 27th 2020.
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How can I listen to AFLAC's earnings call?

AFLAC will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were AFLAC's earnings last quarter?

AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 28th. The financial services provider reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.05 by $0.23. The financial services provider had revenue of $5.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.49 billion. AFLAC had a net margin of 13.50% and a return on equity of 11.98%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.13 earnings per share.
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How often does AFLAC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AFLAC?

AFLAC declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 18th.
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When did AFLAC's stock split? How did AFLAC's stock split work?

AFLAC shares split on Monday, March 19th 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 13th 2018. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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?

9 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for AFLAC's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $56.00. On average, they anticipate AFLAC's share price to reach $45.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting AFLAC?

AFLAC saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 10,660,000 shares, an increase of 20.3% from the August 31st total of 8,860,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,540,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of AFLAC's key competitors?

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Broadcom (AVGO) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are AFLAC's key executives?

AFLAC's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Daniel Paul Amos, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Frederick John Crawford, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Eric Mark Kirsch CFA, Exec. VP, Global Chief Investment Officer & Pres of Aflac Global Investments (Age 58)
  • Ms. Audrey Boone Tillman Esq., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 54)
  • Mr. Charles Ditmars Lake II, Pres of Aflac International & Chairman of Aflac Life Insurance Japan (Age 57)

What is AFLAC's stock symbol?

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

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is AFLAC's stock price today?

One share of AFL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.02.

How big of a company is AFLAC?

AFLAC has a market capitalization of $25.68 billion and generates $22.31 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $3.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.44 on an earnings per share basis. AFLAC employs 6,178 workers across the globe.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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