First American Financial Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:FAF)

About First American Financial Corp.

First American Financial Corp. logoFirst American Financial Corporation is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the Company is engaged in the business of providing financial services. The Company's segments include Title Insurance and Services, Specialty Insurance and corporate function. The Company's title insurance and services segment issues title insurance policies on residential and commercial property in the United States and offers similar or related products and services internationally. The Company's specialty insurance segment issues property and casualty insurance policies and sells home warranty products. Its corporate function consists primarily of certain financing facilities, as well as the corporate services that support the Company's business operations. The Company's subsidiary is First American Title Insurance Company (FATICO) and the Company's federal savings bank subsidiary is First American Trust, FSB.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FAF
  • CUSIP: 31847R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.96
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.17
  • 52-Week Range: $31.74 - $43.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.19
  • P/E Growth: 1.89
  • Market Cap: $4.39B
  • Outstanding Shares: 109,717,000
  • Beta: 0.79
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.88%
  • Return on Equity: 11.13%
  • Return on Assets: 3.74%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.64%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.64%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.67 (4.27% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/25/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
2/12/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$43.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
10/26/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$40.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
7/16/2015Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/10/2014SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$35.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2016        
7/21/2016Q216$0.83$0.87$1.37 billion$1.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.37$0.47$1.14 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.66$0.74$1.31 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.73$0.71$1.35 billion$1.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.68$0.83$1.28 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.31$0.34$1.07 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.57$0.74$1.20 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.59$0.74$1.18 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.52$0.47$1.13 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.07$0.20$905.15 million$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.50$0.48$1.10 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.57$0.59$1.21 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.73$0.31$1.21 billion$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.42$0.38$1.06 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.62$0.85$1.20 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.68$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.43$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.28$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.34$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.38$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.23$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.16($0.15)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.30$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.97 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.34$0.37$0.35
Q2 20163$0.78$0.83$0.80
Q3 20163$0.82$0.89$0.85
Q4 20163$0.69$0.80$0.76
Q1 20172$0.42$0.46$0.44
Q2 20172$0.80$0.89$0.85
Q3 20172$0.87$0.95$0.91
Q4 20172$0.83$0.88$0.86
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.40%
Dividend Growth:33.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:48.23% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
45.79% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
44.88% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/17/2016quarterly$0.343.19%9/6/20169/8/20169/15/2016
5/10/2016quarterly$0.262.83%6/6/20166/8/20166/15/2016
1/20/2016quarterly$0.263.01%3/4/20163/8/20163/15/2016
11/4/2015quarterly$0.252.62%12/4/201512/8/201512/15/2015
8/18/2015quarterly$0.252.4%9/3/20159/8/20159/15/2015
5/14/2015quarterly$0.252.81%6/4/20156/8/20156/15/2015
1/22/2015quarterly$0.252.9%3/5/20153/9/20153/16/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.243.19%12/4/201412/8/201412/15/2014
8/19/2014quarterly$0.243.42%9/4/20149/8/20149/15/2014
3/11/2014quarterly$0.243.45%6/5/20146/9/20146/16/2014
1/15/2014quarterly$0.121.81%3/6/20143/10/20143/17/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.121.92%12/5/201312/9/201312/16/2013
8/20/2013quarterly$0.122.23%9/5/20139/9/20139/16/2013
5/15/2013quarterly$0.121.88%6/6/20136/10/20136/17/2013
1/17/2013quarterly$0.121.93%3/6/20133/8/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.71%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016Mark C OmanDirectorBuy2,700$42.08$113,616.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Dennis J GilmoreCEOSell65,000$36.84$2,394,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Kenneth D DegiorgioEVPSell40,000$37.00$1,480,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Dennis J GilmoreCEOSell139,744$37.12$5,187,297.28View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Parker S KennedyDirectorSell93,163$37.13$3,459,142.19View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015James L DotiDirectorSell11,645$37.99$442,393.55View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Mark Edward SeatonCFOSell7,845$42.95$336,942.75View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Christopher Michael LeavellCOOSell9,272$35.39$328,136.08View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Herbert Barber TaskerDirectorSell11,645$37.04$431,330.80View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Virginia Mae UeberrothDirectorSell6,627$35.92$238,041.84View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Dennis J GilmoreCEOSell139,744$34.39$4,805,796.16View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Parker S KennedyDirectorSell93,162$34.88$3,249,490.56View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Christopher Michael LeavellCOOSell23,290$29.95$697,535.50View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Mark C OmanDirectorBuy7,300$27.54$201,042.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Christopher Michael LeavellCOOSell7,911$27.75$219,530.25View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Dennis GilmoreCEOSell116,453$25.12$2,925,299.36View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Max O ValdesEVPSell1,225$25.39$31,102.75View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Thomas V Mckernan JrDirectorBuy5,000$22.85$114,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2013Dennis J GilmoreCEOSell68,716$24.49$1,682,854.84View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Kenneth D DegiorgioEVPSell168,852$23.50$3,968,022.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Christopher Michael LeavellCOOSell34,935$22.64$790,928.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for First American Financial Corp. (NYSE:FAF)
DateHeadline
publicnow.com logoFirst American Mortgage Solutions Makes Full Range of Services Available Through LendingQB (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - September 28 at 9:49 AM
publicnow.com logoAffordability in Almost All Major Markets Continues to Improve in July, According to First American Real House Price Index (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - September 26 at 5:05 PM
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friscofastball.com - September 23 at 9:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst American (FAF) Closes RedVisions Systems Buyout - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 9:55 AM
News IconTitleVest Voted Best Title Agency for Fourth Consecutive Year (NYSE:FAF)
www.ssuchronicle.com - September 22 at 4:59 PM
zacks.com logoFirst American (FAF) Closes RedVisions Systems Buyout (NYSE:FAF)
www.zacks.com - September 22 at 10:32 AM
businesswire.com logoMarket Potential Improves on the Back of Gains in Income, According to First American Chief Economist's Potential ... - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:FAF)
www.businesswire.com - September 21 at 5:28 PM
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www.cbs58.com - September 21 at 9:10 AM
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www.4-traders.com - September 21 at 9:10 AM
publicnow.com logoFirst American Completes Acquisition of RedVision (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - September 21 at 9:10 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 19 at 3:52 PM
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friscofastball.com - September 16 at 8:41 AM
businesswire.com logoFirst American Ranked Among the 2016 Best Workplaces for Women by Fortune and Great Place to Work ® - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:FAF)
www.businesswire.com - September 16 at 8:41 AM
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www.cbs58.com - September 15 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst American Ranked Among the 2016 Best Workplaces for Women by Fortune and Great Place to Work® (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 5:19 PM
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capitalcube.com logoFirst American Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FAF-US : September 13, 2016 (NYSE:FAF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 13 at 9:47 AM
streetinsider.com logoFirst American Financial (FAF) to Acquire RedVision - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:FAF)
www.streetinsider.com - September 7 at 8:17 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] First American Buying RedVision From Edison Partners, Updata (NYSE:FAF)
www.wsj.com - September 7 at 8:17 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFirst American Financial agrees to buy RedVision (NYSE:FAF)
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 4:51 PM
streetinsider.com logoFirst American Financial (FAF) to Acquire RedVision (NYSE:FAF)
www.streetinsider.com - September 6 at 4:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo11:02 am First American Financial to acquire RedVision, financial terms were not disclosed (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 4:51 PM
publicnow.com logoFirst American Announces Agreement to Acquire Redvision (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 4:51 PM
forbes.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: UnitedHealth Group, New Senior Investment Group and First American Financial - Forbes (NYSE:FAF)
www.forbes.com - September 3 at 9:40 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 2 at 9:49 AM
businesswire.com logoFirst American Financial to Present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference in New York City, Sept. 13, 2016 - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:FAF)
www.businesswire.com - September 2 at 9:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst American Financial to Present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference in New York City, Sept. 13, 2016 (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 6:25 AM
publicnow.com logoRefinance Boom and Compliant Loan Production Processes Keeping Loan Defect Rate at Low Point, According to First American Loan Application Defect Index (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - August 31 at 4:51 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 30 at 5:00 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 30 at 8:00 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 27 at 9:34 AM
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www.publicnow.com - August 26 at 4:49 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 26 at 5:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFirst American Financial Hits 52-Week High on Q2, Dividend (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 4:53 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 23 at 5:03 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 23 at 5:03 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 5:03 PM
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www.zacks.com - August 23 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarket Hovering at Potential in Era of Many Housing “Positives,” According to First American Chief Economist’s Potential Home Sales Model (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarket Hovering at Potential in Era of Many Housing “Positives,” According to First American Chief Economist’s Potential Home Sales Model (NYSE:FAF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 5:01 PM
publicnow.com logoMarket Hovering at Potential in Era of Many Housing "Positives," According to First American Chief Economist's Potential Home Sales Model (NYSE:FAF)
www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 5:01 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 5:01 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 19 at 4:53 PM

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff