FBL Financial Group Company Profile (NYSE:FFG)

About FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)

FBL Financial Group logoFBL Financial Group, Inc. sells individual life insurance and annuity products under the brand name of Farm Bureau Financial Services. The Company's segments are Annuity Segment, which sells a variety of traditional annuity products; Life Insurance Segment, which sells a range of traditional and universal life insurance products, and Corporate and Other segment, which provides various support operations, corporate capital and other product lines. It also offers life and annuity products through its subsidiary, Greenfields Life Insurance Company. Its other subsidiaries support various functional areas and affiliates by providing investment advisory and marketing and distribution services. It manages all aspects of two Farm Bureau affiliated property-casualty insurance companies, Farm Bureau Property & Casualty Insurance Company and Western Agricultural Insurance Company.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:FFG
  • CUSIP: 30239F10
  • Web: www.fblfinancial.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.57 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 24,918,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $64.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $70.33
  • 52 Week Range: $56.41 - $82.60
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.72
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.69
  • P/E Growth: 1.04
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $728.67 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.16
  • Book Value: $47.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.33
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.68
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $173.93 million
  • Net Margins: 14.76%
  • Return on Equity: 8.50%
  • Return on Assets: 1.12%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 0.04%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.04%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 24,618 shs.
  • Beta: 1.03
  • Short Ratio: 2.89
 

Frequently Asked Questions for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)

What is FBL Financial Group's stock symbol?

FBL Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FFG."

How often does FBL Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FBL Financial Group?

FBL Financial Group announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 13th. View FBL Financial Group's Dividend History.

How were FBL Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.04 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $181.92 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $179.83 million. FBL Financial Group had a return on equity of 8.50% and a net margin of 14.76%. FBL Financial Group's quarterly revenue was up 1.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.05 EPS. View FBL Financial Group's Earnings History.

When will FBL Financial Group make its next earnings announcement?

FBL Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for FBL Financial Group.

Who are some of FBL Financial Group's key competitors?

Who owns FBL Financial Group stock?

FBL Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.48%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.45%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.42%), Daido Life Insurance Co. (1.50%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.52%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (0.44%). Company insiders that own FBL Financial Group stock include Casey Decker, Charles Happel, Donald Seibel, Paul E Larson and Scott Vanderwal. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FBL Financial Group.

Who sold FBL Financial Group stock? Who is selling FBL Financial Group stock?

FBL Financial Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Credit Suisse AG and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold FBL Financial Group stock in the last year include Casey Decker, Paul E Larson and Scott Vanderwal. View Insider Buying and Selling for FBL Financial Group.

Who bought FBL Financial Group stock? Who is buying FBL Financial Group stock?

FBL Financial Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Karp Capital Management Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC and TFS Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for FBL Financial Group.

How do I buy FBL Financial Group stock?

Shares of FBL Financial Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of FBL Financial Group stock cost?

One share of FBL Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.15.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/20/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeMkt Perform -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Earnings by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Earnings History by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2017        
5/4/2017Q1 2017$1.04$1.08$179.83 million$181.92 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$1.08$1.02$175.79 million$184.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$1.04$1.15$179.01 million$181.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$1.03$1.02$176.97 million$181.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.98$1.05$176.57 million$179.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$1.08$1.04$175.62 million$182.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$1.00$1.09$177.20 million$175.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$1.01$1.11$175.48 million$186.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.98$0.95$174.00 million$177.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.99$1.13$172.00 million$175.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.96$1.18$172.00 million$173.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.96$1.05$168.92 million$175.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.93$0.92$170.47 million$168.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.89$1.00$166.39 million$172.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.88$1.02$92.31 million$173.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.80$0.98$89.01 million$176.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.79$0.89$163.90 million$168.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.75$0.93$88.93 million$164.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012$0.73$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.74$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.67$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.69$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.77$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.78$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.78$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.76$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.34
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$1.04$1.04$1.04
Q2 20171$1.08$1.08$1.08
Q3 20171$1.10$1.10$1.10
Q4 20171$1.12$1.12$1.12
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:2.66%
Dividend Growth:47.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:39.25% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
39.53% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.07% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)

Dividend History by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/19/2017quarterly$0.442.85%6/13/20176/15/20176/30/2017
3/2/2017quarterly$0.442.55%3/13/20173/15/20173/31/2017
11/17/2016quarterly$0.422.23%12/13/201612/15/201612/30/2016
8/31/2016quarterly$0.422.53%9/13/20169/15/20169/30/2016
5/20/2016quarterly$0.422.76%6/13/20166/15/20166/30/2016
3/4/2016quarterly$0.422.77%3/11/20163/15/20163/31/2016
11/19/2015quarterly$0.402.4%12/11/201512/15/201512/31/2015
8/14/2015quarterly$0.402.69%9/11/20159/15/20159/30/2015
5/26/2015quarterly$0.402.76%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015
3/9/2015special$2.002.77%3/12/20153/16/20153/26/2015
3/6/2015quarterly$0.402.77%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015
11/20/2014quarterly$0.352.77%12/11/201412/15/201412/31/2014
8/21/2014quarterly$0.353.05%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014
5/22/2014quarterly$0.353.19%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014
2/20/2014quarterly$0.353.49%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014
11/20/2013quarterly$0.151.35%12/11/201312/13/201312/31/2013
8/28/2013special$2.001.34%9/4/20139/6/20139/13/2013
8/26/2013quarterly$0.151.38%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013
5/17/2013quarterly$0.111.12%6/12/20136/14/20136/28/2013
2/14/2013quarterly$0.111.21%3/13/20133/15/20133/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.63%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 27.20%
Insider Trades by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/14/2016Paul E LarsonDirectorSell3,000$79.82$239,460.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Casey DeckerInsiderSell178$81.45$14,498.10View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Scott VanderwalDirectorSell2,000$64.87$129,740.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Charles HappelCIOSell2,126$60.24$128,070.24View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Charles HappelCIOSell2,000$58.50$117,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Donald SeibelCFOSell14,041$65.14$914,630.74View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Scott VanderwalDirectorSell2,000$58.32$116,640.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Donald SeibelCFOSell5,889$58.25$343,034.25View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Donald SeibelCFOSell1,765$58.25$102,811.25View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Donald SeibelCFOSell6,732$58.25$392,139.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Daniel D PitcherCOOSell10,798$55.55$599,828.90View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Steve BaccusDirectorSell4,000$51.01$204,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Charles HappelCIOSell2,511$51.50$129,316.50View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Donald SeibelCFOSell8,230$51.75$425,902.50View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Charles HappelCIOSell3,514$51.06$179,424.84View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Charles HappelCIOSell3,058$46.30$141,585.40View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014James BrannenCEOSell16,479$44.00$725,076.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014James BrannenCEOSell12,722$43.01$547,173.22View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Charles HappelCIOSell4,931$42.85$211,293.35View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Raymond Walter WasilewskiInsiderSell1,785$42.61$76,058.85View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Charles HappelCIOSell5,063$42.85$216,949.55View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014David Alan McneillGeneral CounselSell3,941$42.01$165,561.41View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Donald SeibelCFOSell4,573$42.02$192,157.46View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014James BrannenCEOSell3,500$43.00$150,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Daniel D PitcherCOOSell1,640$41.84$68,617.60View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014David Alan McneillGeneral CounselSell5,364$42.01$225,341.64View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014James BrannenCEOSell32,956$41.98$1,383,492.88View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Jerry L ChicoineDirectorSell16,000$40.73$651,680.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Steve BaccusDirectorSell4,000$45.06$180,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Frank S PriestleyDirectorSell12,000$45.06$540,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Kevin G RogersDirectorSell5,000$44.63$223,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Charles HappelCIOSell10,077$45.47$458,201.19View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013David Alan McneillGeneral CounselSell1,503$44.93$67,529.79View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Paul E LarsonDirectorSell8,000$45.47$363,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Craig D HillChairmanSell14,000$41.70$583,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Richard J KyptaCOOSell8,047$40.86$328,800.42View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
Latest Headlines for FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 8:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 10:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.44 (FFG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 6:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Declares Quarterly Dividend and Elects New Director
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 6:35 AM
nasdaq.com logoFBL Financial (FFG) and Units' Ratings Upgraded by A.M. Best
www.nasdaq.com - May 16 at 11:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial (FFG) and Units' Ratings Upgraded by A.M. Best
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 11:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FFG-US : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FFG earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 10:31 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFBL Financial Group's (FFG) CEO Jim Brannen on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 5:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: FBL Financial Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:14 PM
marketbeat.com logoFBL Financial posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact FBL Financial Group (FFG) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 5:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 1:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 3:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FFG-US : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact FBL Financial Group (FFG) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 5:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact FBL Financial Group (FFG) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo FBL Financial Group (FFG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Sell" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 10:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Presents 2016 Annual Report
finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 5:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades FBL Financial Group (FFG) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 8:20 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of In
biz.yahoo.com - March 29 at 11:24 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of Inc.
biz.yahoo.com - March 27 at 4:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFBL Financial Group (FFG) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 9:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: FBL Financial Group (FFG) Receives Average Rating of "" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Announces Dividend Hike, Special Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 5:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:36 pm FBL Financial increases quarterly dividend to $0.44/share from $0.42/share and declares a special cash dividend of $1.50/share
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend and Declares Special Cash Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FFG earnings conference call or presentation 10-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 3:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFBL Financial Group Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 10 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial (FFG) Misses on Q4 Earnings, Beats Revenues
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:47 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:25 pm FBL Financial misses by $0.06, beats on revs
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 FBL Financial Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:49 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial Group Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and E
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:49 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 FBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC For: Feb 01 Filed by: Hill Craig D
www.streetinsider.com - February 3 at 5:34 PM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For FBL Financial Group
www.nasdaq.com - January 23 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFBL Financial downgraded by Raymond James
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 6:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFBL FINANCIAL GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - January 4 at 12:27 AM
zacks.com logoMGIC Investment Posts Solid November Results; Shares Gain
www.zacks.com - December 9 at 10:16 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 10:16 AM
zacks.com logoManulife Financial Continues to Outperform: Should You Hold?
www.zacks.com - December 2 at 8:48 AM

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