NYSE:FFG - FBL Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$81.75 -0.05 (-0.06 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$81.70
Today's Range$81.21 - $82.15
52-Week Range$64.00 - $85.70
Volume16,400 shs
Average Volume20,317 shs
Market Capitalization$2.01 billion
P/E Ratio18.92
Dividend Yield2.26%
Beta0.84
FBL Financial Group logoFBL 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:FFG
CUSIP30239F10
Phone515-225-5400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio0.03
Quick Ratio0.03

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.92
Forward P/E Ratio16.86
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$735.48 million
Price / Sales2.76
Cash Flow$5.3960 per share
Price / Cash15.15
Book Value$55.59 per share
Price / Book1.47

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.32
Net Income$194.32 million
Net Margins26.02%
Return on Equity8.59%
Return on Assets1.11%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,692
Outstanding Shares24,820,000
Market Cap$2.01 billion

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. Shareholders 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 yield of 2.25%. The ex-dividend date 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 stock repurchase plan on Friday, March 2nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were FBL Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The financial services provider reported $1.31 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.23 by $0.08. The financial services provider earned $189.95 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $192.62 million. FBL Financial Group had a net margin of 26.02% and a return on equity of 8.59%. View FBL Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is FBL Financial Group's next earnings date?

FBL Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for FBL Financial Group.

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

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?

Headlines about FFG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. FBL Financial Group earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 48.09 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for FBL Financial Group.

Who are FBL Financial Group's major shareholders?

FBL Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.33%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.72%), BlackRock Inc. (2.69%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.53%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.41%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.38%). 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Bank of America Corp DE, Aperio Group LLC, Keybank National Association OH and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. 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 Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, LSV Asset Management, BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Zebra Capital Management LLC, IndexIQ Advisors LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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 $81.75.

How big of a company is FBL Financial Group?

FBL Financial Group has a market capitalization of $2.01 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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for FBL Financial Group (NYSE FFG)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  122 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  312
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FBL Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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