NYSE:FAF - First American Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $49.58 +0.69 (+1.41 %) (As of 03/22/2019 04:22 AM ET)Previous Close$48.89Today's Range$48.74 - $49.8552-Week Range$41.96 - $60.43Volume442,321 shsAverage Volume544,962 shsMarket Capitalization$5.53 billionP/E Ratio10.83Dividend Yield3.44%Beta0.85 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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 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. 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 auto insurance products. This segment markets its property and casualty insurance products through direct distribution channels, including marketing 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 headquartered 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 Current SymbolNYSE:FAF Previous Symbol CUSIP31847R10 CIK1472787 Webwww.firstam.com Phone714-250-3000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.74 Quick Ratio0.74Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.83 Forward P/E Ratio10.83 P/E Growth0.97 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.75 billion Price / Sales0.96 Cash Flow$6.0834 per share Price / Cash Flow8.15 Book Value$33.50 per share Price / Book1.48Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.58 Net Income$474.49 million Net Margins8.26% Return on Equity14.87% Return on Assets5.18%Miscellaneous Employees18,251 Outstanding Shares111,476,000Market Cap$5.53 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 Wednesday, January 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, March 8th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. 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 results on Thursday, February, 14th. The insurance provider reported $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.13. The insurance provider earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.46 billion. First American Financial had a return on equity of 14.87% and a net margin of 8.26%. First American Financial's revenue for the quarter was down 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.96 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, April 25th 2019. 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, April 25th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for FAF? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for First American Financial's shares. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate First American Financial's share price to reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for First American Financial. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First American Financial? 4 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 3 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 stories about FAF stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First American Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of First American Financial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to First American Financial include SBA Communications (SBAC), Swedbank (SWDBY), Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SVKEF), CHINA CONSTR BK/ADR (CICHY), Realty Income (O), CHINA MERCHANTS/ADR (CIHKY), National Bank of Canada (NA), Boston Properties (BXP), Northern Trust (NTRS), Credicorp (BAP), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Deutsche Bank (DB), Shinhan Financial Group (SHG), ORIX (IX) and HANNOVER RUECK/S (HVRRY). 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), Starbucks (SBUX), Endologix (ELGX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC) and CVS Health (CVS). 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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.49%), FMR LLC (8.20%), Lunia Capital LP (5.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.96%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.86%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.77%). Company insiders that own First American Financial stock include Christopher Michael Leavell, Dennis J Gilmore, Kenneth D Degiorgio, Mark Edward Seaton and Matthew F Wajner. View Institutional Ownership Trends for First American Financial. Which institutional investors are selling First American Financial stock? FAF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., APG Asset Management N.V., Prudential Financial Inc., First Quadrant L P CA, BlackRock Inc., Parnassus Investments CA, Comerica Bank and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have sold First American Financial company stock in the last year include Christopher Michael Leavell, Kenneth D Degiorgio and Matthew F Wajner. View Insider Buying and Selling for First American Financial. Which institutional investors are buying First American Financial stock? FAF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, FMR LLC, Norges Bank, First Trust Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, Hamlin Capital Management LLC and Anchor Capital Advisors 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, 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 $49.58. How big of a company is First American Financial? First American Financial has a market capitalization of $5.53 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. 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 [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for First American Financial (NYSE FAF)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 191 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 231 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 422MarketBeat'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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of a balanced fund?