NYSE:FAF - First American Financial Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $55.95 +0.44 (+0.79 %) (As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$55.51Today's Range$55.51 - $56.1452-Week Range$46.75 - $62.71Volume533,900 shsAverage Volume700,606 shsMarket Capitalization$6.35 billionP/E Ratio20.36Dividend Yield2.74%Beta0.81 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email First American Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides financial services. It operates through Title Insurance and Services, and Specialty Insurance segments. The Title Insurance and Services segment issues title insurance policies on residential and commercial property, as well as offers related products and services. This segment also provides closing and/or escrow services; products, services, and solutions involving the use of real property related data to mitigate risk or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions; and appraisals and other valuation-related products and services, lien release and document custodial services, default-related products and services, and title evidence services, as well as banking, trust, and wealth management services. In addition, it accommodates tax-deferred exchanges of real estate; and maintains, manages, and provides access to title plant records and images. This segment offers its products through a network of direct operations and agents in 49 states and in the District of Columbia, as well as in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, South Korea, and internationally. The Specialty Insurance segment provides property and casualty insurance comprising coverage to residential homeowners and renters for liability losses and typical hazards, such as fire, theft, vandalism, and other types of property damage. It also offers residential service contracts that cover residential systems, such as heating and air conditioning systems, and appliances against failures that occur as the result of normal usage during the coverage period; and offers auto insurance products. This segment markets its property and casualty insurance products through direct distribution channels, including cross-selling through its existing closing-service activities, as well as through a network of independent brokers. First American Financial Corporation was founded in 1889 and is based in Santa Ana, California. Receive FAF News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FAF and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Title insurance Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance SectorFinance SymbolNYSE:FAF CUSIP31847R10 Webwww.firstam.com Phone714-250-3000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.67 Quick Ratio0.67 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.36 Forward P/E Ratio12.35 P/E Growth0.96 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.77 billion Price / Sales1.08 Cash Flow$4.1599 per share Price / Cash13.45 Book Value$31.43 per share Price / Book1.78 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.75 Net Income$423.04 million Net Margins8.19% Return on Equity15.03% Return on Assets5.41% Miscellaneous Employees18,705 Outstanding Shares111,660,000Market Cap$6.35 billion First American Financial (NYSE:FAF) Frequently Asked Questions What is First American Financial's stock symbol? First American Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FAF." How often does First American Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First American Financial? First American Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 10th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Monday, September 17th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 7th. This is a boost from First American Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View First American Financial's Dividend History. How were First American Financial's earnings last quarter? First American Financial Corp (NYSE:FAF) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The insurance provider reported $1.37 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.13. The insurance provider earned $1.49 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.47 billion. First American Financial had a return on equity of 15.03% and a net margin of 8.19%. First American Financial's revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.09 earnings per share. View First American Financial's Earnings History. When is First American Financial's next earnings date? First American Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for First American Financial. What price target have analysts set for FAF? 3 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for First American Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect First American Financial's stock price to reach $58.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First American Financial. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First American Financial? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First American Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for First American Financial. Who are some of First American Financial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First American Financial include M&T Bank (MTB), Swedbank (SWDBY), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Assicurazioni Generali (G), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DEUTSCHE BOERSE/ADR (DBOEY), Deutsche Bank (DB), Equity Residential (EQR), Northern Trust (NTRS), Sun Life Financial (SLF), Blackstone Group (BX), Welltower (WELL), VONOVIA SE/ADR (VONOY), BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY) and HENDERSON Ld De/S (HLDCY). Who are First American Financial's key executives? First American Financial's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Dennis Joseph Gilmore, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Mark Edward Seaton, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 40)Mr. Matthew F. Wajner, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)Mr. Kenneth David DeGiorgio BA, MBA, Exec. VP (Age 47)Mr. Christopher Michael Leavell, Chief Operating Officer of First American Title Insurance Company (Age 55) Has First American Financial been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about FAF stock has trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First American Financial earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the insurance provider an impact score of 47.74 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for First American Financial. Who are First American Financial's major shareholders? First American Financial's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.73%), FMR LLC (6.22%), Ariel Investments LLC (4.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.86%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.82%) and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.56%). Company insiders that own First American Financial stock include Christopher Michael Leavell, Dennis J Gilmore, Kenneth D Degiorgio, Mark C Oman and Mark Edward Seaton. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First American Financial. Which major investors are selling First American Financial stock? FAF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Millennium Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC and Sterling Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold First American Financial company stock in the last year include Christopher Michael Leavell, Dennis J Gilmore, Kenneth D Degiorgio and Mark Edward Seaton. View Insider Buying and Selling for First American Financial. Which major investors are buying First American Financial stock? FAF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Victory Capital Management Inc., First Quadrant L P CA, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Hamlin Capital Management LLC and Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for First American Financial. How do I buy shares of First American Financial? Shares of FAF 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is First American Financial's stock price today? One share of FAF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.95. How big of a company is First American Financial? First American Financial has a market capitalization of $6.35 billion and generates $5.77 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $423.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.75 on an earnings per share basis. First American Financial employs 18,705 workers across the globe. How can I contact First American Financial? First American Financial's mailing address is 1 FIRST AMERICAN WAY, SANTA ANA CA, 92707. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 714-250-3000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for First American Financial (NYSE FAF)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 169 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 208 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 377MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First American Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FAF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FAF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does EPS mean?