83.85 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:33PM EDT
|Bid||83.68 x 1300|
|Ask||84.39 x 200|
|Day's Range||83.68 - 85.24|
|52 Week Range||66.50 - 85.24|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.68|
|Earnings Date||Oct 25, 2017|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.72 (2.05%)|
|1y Target Est||81.25|
Aflac's (AFL) third-quarter earnings are likely to benefit from strong contribution by its U.S. segment, partly offset by weakness in its Japan business.
Teresa White, the first woman and African-American president of Georgia-based insurance giant Aflac U.S., has the knack to inspire. So says Seychelle Hercules, a formerly bashful girl who went on to win ...
COLUMBUS, Ga. , Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will release third quarter financial results after the market closes on October 25, 2017 . In conjunction ...
A.M. Best has assigned a Long-Term Issue Credit Rating of “bbb+” to Aflac Incorporated’s recently priced yen-denominated 30-year, 2.108% subordinated debentures totaling JPY 60 billion .
COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated announced today that it has priced ¥60 billion (par value) in yen-denominated subordinated debentures with a coupon of 2.108%. This offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement previously filed by Aflac Incorporated with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus.
Releasing its weekly update on the most and least crowed trades of the week ended Oct. 13, UBS identified AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE: AFL ) as the most overweight and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) as the most ...
DAYTON, Ohio, Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the U.S. and a committed corporate ally in raising awareness for childhood cancer, today joined with Dayton Children's Hospital to honor a group of heroes with Duckprints Awards. The four recipients were honored for leaving significant footprints in their paths as they work to create new possibilities for children facing cancer. Duckprints Awards are part of the Aflac Childhood Cancer Campaign, designed to engage Aflac employees, agents and the public to increase awareness, promote volunteerism and honor childhood cancer champions through a variety of initiatives.
The herd mentality of piling into asset classes favored by the large majority of investors is the rationale behind crowded trades. By definition, a crowded trade is an asset class or investment theme that ...
COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States, today announced results from two studies that analyzed the trends, attitudes and use of employee benefits among the U.S. workforce. The 2017 Aflac WorkForces Report (AWR) shows that American workers may feel more confident about benefits choices, while admitting a lack of understanding regarding the choices being made. A separate Aflac study found younger workers who may be making benefits decisions for the first time also lack knowledge of health insurance coverage but want to branch out and make independent benefits decisions.
This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting AFL. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding AFL totaled $4.68 billion.
The phase of insecurity troubling the insurance industry dubs dividend stocks a solid choice for investors in quest of steady profits.
Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is currently trading at a trailing P/E of 12.4x, which is lower than the industry average of 15.7x. Although some investors may jump to the conclusion thatRead More...
COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (AFL) announced today that it has hired Rich Williams as executive vice president and chief distribution officer, reporting to Teresa L. White, president of Aflac U.S. In this newly created role, Williams will be responsible for growth of the business through leading the fully aligned distribution team of career agents and brokerage professionals. Williams' career is well balanced with an emphasis on business strategy combined with strong execution developing into consistent positive results.
This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting AFL. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding AFL totaled $4.30 billion.
COLUMBUS, Ga. , Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will webcast its annual Financial Analysts Briefing on September 28, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. until 12:10 ...
ATLANTA, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance sales at the worksite today announced that the company has once again landed a coveted spot on LATINA Style's list of 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the United States. This makes the 18th time that Aflac has appeared on this list. According to LATINA Style, the annual LATINA Style 50 Report is the most respected evaluation of corporate America's career advancement opportunities for Latinas in the country.
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