About FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG)
FBL Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, sells individual life insurance and annuity products. The Annuity segment sells various traditional annuity products that primarily consist of fixed rate and indexed annuities, and supplementary contracts. The Life Insurance segment offers whole life, term life, and universal life policies. The company markets its products to Farm Bureau members, and other individuals and businesses through exclusive agents and agency managers principally under the consumer brand name of Farm Bureau Financial Services in the Midwestern and Western sections of the United States. FBL Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
Trailing P/E Ratio19.24
Forward P/E Ratio17.20
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$735.48 million
Price / Sales2.80
Cash Flow$5.3509 per share
Price / Cash15.53
Book Value$55.59 per share
Price / Book1.49
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.32
Net Income$194.32 million
Return on Equity8.43%
Return on Assets1.09%
FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) Frequently Asked Questions
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View FBL Financial Group's Dividend History.
How will FBL Financial Group's stock buyback program work?
FBL Financial Group announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Friday, March 2nd 2018, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.
How were FBL Financial Group's earnings last quarter?
FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The financial services provider reported $1.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.12. The financial services provider had revenue of $182.18 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $186.39 million. FBL Financial Group had a net margin of 26.03% and a return on equity of 8.43%. View FBL Financial Group's Earnings History.
When is FBL Financial Group's next earnings date?
Who are some of FBL Financial Group's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to FBL Financial Group include Scor (SCRYY), Brighthouse Financial (BHF), Primerica (PRI), American Equity Investment Life (AEL), American National Insurance (ANAT), Genworth Financial (GNW), FGL (FG), National Western Life Group (NWLI), Independence (IHC), Citizens (CIA), Kansas City Life Insurance (KCLI), UTG (UTGN), Investors Heritage Capital (IHRC), Atlantic American (AAME) and Emergent Capital (EMGC).
Who are FBL Financial Group's key executives?
FBL Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. James Patrick Brannen CPA, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 56)
- Mr. Donald Joseph Seibel CPA, Treasurer & CFO (Age 55)
- Mr. Charles Theodore Happel CFA, Chief Investment Officer (Age 56)
- Mr. D. Scott Stice, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 49)
- Mr. Daniel David Pitcher, Chief Operating Officer of Property Casualty Companies (Age 56)
Has FBL Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?
News articles about FFG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. FBL Financial Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.55 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
Who are FBL Financial Group's major shareholders?
FBL Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.41%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.15%), BlackRock Inc. (2.62%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.47%), PhiloSmith Capital Corp (0.40%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.26%). Company insiders that own FBL Financial Group stock include Casey Decker, Paul E Larson and Scott Vanderwal. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FBL Financial Group.
Which major investors are selling FBL Financial Group stock?
FFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Prudential Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Citadel Advisors LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. View Insider Buying and Selling for FBL Financial Group.
Which major investors are buying FBL Financial Group stock?
FFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., PhiloSmith Capital Corp, Barclays PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Swiss National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for FBL Financial Group.
How do I buy shares of FBL Financial Group?
Shares of FFG 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 FBL Financial Group's stock price today?
One share of FFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.10.
How big of a company is FBL Financial Group?
FBL Financial Group has a market capitalization of $2.06 billion and generates $735.48 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $194.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.32 on an earnings per share basis. FBL Financial Group employs 1,692 workers across the globe.
How can I contact FBL Financial Group?
FBL Financial Group's mailing address is 5400 UNIVERSITY AVENUE, WEST DES MOINES IA, 50266. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 515-225-5400 or via email at [email protected]
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