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

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$70.31 +0.31 (+0.44 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$70.00
Today's Range$69.86 - $70.68
52-Week Range$63.66 - $85.70
Volume503 shs
Average Volume22,688 shs
Market Capitalization$1.74 billion
P/E Ratio16.14
Dividend Yield2.58%
Beta0.81
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

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP30239F10
Phone515-225-5400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$719.63 million
Cash Flow$5.2706 per share
Book Value$55.59 per share

Profitability

Net Income$93.79 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,692
Market Cap$1.74 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.62%. The ex-dividend date 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 of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Friday, March 2nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually 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, February, 7th. The financial services provider reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.17. The financial services provider earned $158.64 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $190.76 million. FBL Financial Group had a return on equity of 9.06% and a net margin of 13.00%. 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FBL Financial Group.

Has FBL Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about FFG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FBL Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of FBL Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FBL Financial Group investors own include General Electric (GE), A. O. Smith (AOS), Procter & Gamble (PG), NVIDIA (NVDA), McDermott International (MDR), Target (TGT), Alaska Air Group (ALK), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), AbbVie (ABBV) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are FBL Financial Group's key executives?

FBL Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Patrick Brannen CPA, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Donald Joseph Seibel CPA, Treasurer & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Charles Theodore Happel CFA, Chief Investment Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. D. Scott Stice, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Daniel David Pitcher, Chief Operating Officer of Property Casualty Companies (Age 57)

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 shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.33%), BlackRock Inc. (2.80%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.75%), Northern Trust Corp (1.29%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (1.01%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.46%). 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Millennium Management LLC, LSV Asset Management, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Northern Trust Corp, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, IndexIQ Advisors LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. 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., BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Rhumbline Advisers and Cigna Investments Inc. New. 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 $70.24.

How big of a company is FBL Financial Group?

FBL Financial Group has a market capitalization of $1.74 billion and generates $719.63 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $93.79 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.36 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:  156 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  212 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  368
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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