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

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$69.89 +0.43 (+0.62 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$69.46
Today's Range$69.05 - $69.96
52-Week Range$64.00 - $85.70
Volume15,600 shs
Average Volume19,720 shs
Market Capitalization$1.76 billion
P/E Ratio16.18
Dividend Yield2.60%
Beta0.91
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.18
Forward P/E Ratio14.35
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$735.48 million
Price / Sales2.36
Cash Flow$5.2787 per share
Price / Cash13.24
Book Value$55.59 per share
Price / Book1.26

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.32
Net Income$194.32 million
Net Margins26.31%
Return on Equity9.24%
Return on Assets1.17%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,692
Outstanding Shares24,800,000
Market Cap$1.76 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, November 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. View FBL Financial Group's Dividend History.

How will FBL Financial Group's stock buyback program work?

FBL Financial Group declared that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Friday, March 2nd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were FBL Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The financial services provider reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.22 by $0.06. The financial services provider earned $188.11 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $185.05 million. FBL Financial Group had a return on equity of 9.24% and a net margin of 26.31%. 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, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FBL Financial Group.

Has FBL Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about FFG stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. FBL Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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)

Who are FBL Financial Group's major shareholders?

FBL Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.31%), BlackRock Inc. (2.72%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.70%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.69%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.42%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.42%). 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 institutional investors are selling FBL Financial Group stock?

FFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Panagora Asset Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Prudential Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Credit Suisse AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for FBL Financial Group.

Which institutional investors are buying FBL Financial Group stock?

FFG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Laurion Capital Management LP, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., BlackRock Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and IndexIQ Advisors LLC. 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 $69.89.

How big of a company is FBL Financial Group?

FBL Financial Group has a market capitalization of $1.76 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.

What is FBL Financial Group's official website?

The official website for FBL Financial Group is http://www.fblfinancial.com.

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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  202 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  344
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 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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