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

$42.41
-1.74 (-3.94 %)
(As of 04/1/2020 04:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
$41.92
Now: $42.41
$43.69
50-Day Range
$33.16
MA: $55.64
$66.49
52-Week Range
$29.36
Now: $42.41
$66.78
Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume1.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.77 billion
P/E Ratio6.81
Dividend Yield3.99%
Beta0.88
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.
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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$6.20 billion
Cash Flow$6.99 per share
Book Value$39.39 per share

Profitability

Net Income$707.41 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,412
Market Cap$4.77 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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First American Financial (NYSE:FAF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has First American Financial's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

First American Financial's stock was trading at $57.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FAF shares have decreased by 26.4% and is now trading at $42.41. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of First American Financial?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First American Financial in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for First American Financial.

When is First American Financial's next earnings date?

First American Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast 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 23rd 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 First American Financial's earnings last quarter?

First American Financial Corp (NYSE:FAF) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 13th. The insurance provider reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.35 by $0.45. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.73 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.66 billion. First American Financial had a return on equity of 15.68% and a net margin of 11.41%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 22.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.27 earnings per share. View First American Financial's earnings history.

How often does First American Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First American Financial?

First American Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 9th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Monday, March 16th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.15%. 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.

What price target have analysts set for FAF?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for First American Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect First American Financial's stock price to reach $71.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 68.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for First American Financial.

Has First American Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FAF stock has been trending very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. First American Financial earned a news sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the insurance provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutFirst American Financial.

Are investors shorting First American Financial?

First American Financial saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 1,324,600 shares, a decline of 22.1% from the February 27th total of 1,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 810,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 1.2% of the shares of the stock 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), Zoetis (ZTS), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), 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 following 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)

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 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 $42.41.

How big of a company is First American Financial?

First American Financial has a market capitalization of $4.77 billion and generates $6.20 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $707.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.76 on an earnings per share basis. First American Financial employs 18,412 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 [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for First American Financial (NYSE FAF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  245 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  274 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  519
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 4/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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