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NYSE:FAF - First American Financial Stock Price, Forecast & News

$62.17
-0.27 (-0.43 %)
(As of 01/29/2020 02:56 AM ET)
Today's Range
$61.93
Now: $62.17
$62.81
50-Day Range
$57.78
MA: $59.55
$62.44
52-Week Range
$48.30
Now: $62.17
$64.37
Volume627,664 shs
Average Volume684,865 shs
Market Capitalization$6.98 billion
P/E Ratio12.26
Dividend Yield2.69%
Beta0.84
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 and services 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, warehouse lending services, default-related products and services, and title evidence services, as well as banking, trust, and wealth management services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Title insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP31847R10
Phone714-250-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.75 billion
Cash Flow$6.02 per share
Book Value$33.50 per share

Profitability

Net Income$474.49 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,251
Market Cap$6.98 billion
Next Earnings Date2/13/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Thursday, January 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, March 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Monday, March 16th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 6th. This is a positive change from First American Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. View First American Financial's Dividend History.

How were First American Financial's earnings last quarter?

First American Financial Corp (NYSE:FAF) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The insurance provider reported $1.64 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.44 by $0.20. The insurance provider earned $1.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.62 billion. First American Financial had a net margin of 9.76% and a return on equity of 15.21%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.34 EPS. 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, February 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for First American Financial.

How can I listen to First American Financial's earnings call?

First American Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 13th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for FAF?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for First American Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $73.00. On average, they anticipate First American Financial's share price to reach $67.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First American Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First American Financial?

5 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 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for First American Financial.

Has First American Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about FAF stock has trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. First American Financial earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the insurance provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for First American Financial.

Are investors shorting First American Financial?

First American Financial saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,500,000 shares, an increase of 22.0% from the December 31st total of 2,050,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 654,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Currently, 2.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View First American Financial's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of First American Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of First American Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First American Financial investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Starbucks (SBUX), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Zoetis (ZTS), Micron Technology (MU) and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW).

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 61)
  • Mr. Mark Edward Seaton, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Mr. Matthew F. Wajner, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Kenneth David DeGiorgio BA, MBA, Exec. VP (Age 48)
  • Mr. Christopher Michael Leavell, Chief Operating Officer of First American Title Insurance Company (Age 56)

Who are First American Financial's major shareholders?

First American Financial's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Anchor Capital Advisors LLC (1.45%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (0.89%), Clark Capital Management Group Inc. (0.27%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.23%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.18%). Company insiders that own First American Financial stock include Christopher Michael Leavell, Kenneth D Degiorgio, Mark Edward Seaton and Matthew F Wajner. 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 Dupont Capital Management Corp, Hamlin Capital Management LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Arizona State Retirement System, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, First National Bank of Omaha and Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold First American Financial company stock in the last year include Christopher Michael Leavell, 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 Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Hennessy Advisors Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Sciencast Management LP, Chapman Investment Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and SG Americas Securities LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First American Financial's stock price today?

One share of FAF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.17.

How big of a company is First American Financial?

First American Financial has a market capitalization of $6.98 billion and generates $5.75 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $474.49 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.58 on an earnings per share basis. First American Financial employs 18,251 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About First American Financial.

What is First American Financial's official website?

The official website for First American Financial is http://www.firstam.com/.

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 i[email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for First American Financial (NYSE FAF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  265 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  495
MarketBeat'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 1/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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