FAF - First American Financial Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
55.26
+0.38 (+0.69%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close54.88
Open55.16
Bid55.26 x 800
Ask54.50 x 1100
Day's Range54.80 - 55.29
52 Week Range41.96 - 58.29
Volume201,276
Avg. Volume503,604
Market Cap6.195B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.20
PE Ratio (TTM)12.31
EPS (TTM)4.49
Earnings DateJul 25, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.68 (2.94%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-07
1y Target Est64.67
  • First American security flaw leaked 885 million real estate documents
    Engadget17 hours ago

    First American security flaw leaked 885 million real estate documents

    First American Financial Corporation left as many as 885 million real estatedocuments dating as far back as 2003 exposed, according to Krebs on Security

  • Associated Press11 hours ago

    Real estate title firm's lapse exposes data in 885M files

    A security lapse at a major real estate title company exposed the bank account numbers and other sensitive information contained in 885 million files. A flaw in an internet application allowed anyone with a web browser to see the confidential data until First American blocked all outside access Friday. "We have hired an outside forensic firm to assure us that there has not been any meaningful unauthorized access to our customer data," First American said in a statement.

  • Reuters20 hours ago

    First American says product defect could have caused customer data exposure

    The statement was sent in response to a report by security news website Krebs on Security, which said First American's website had exposed about 885 million files dating back to 2003. First American said it had shut down access to the application and was evaluating the impact of the defect. "We are currently evaluating what effect, if any, this had on the security of customer information.

  • Bloomberg22 hours ago

    First American Financial May Have Leaked Hundreds of Millions of Records

    The flaw was outlined Friday in an article by Brian Krebs, a cybersecurity expert. Digitized records including “bank-account numbers and statements, mortgage and tax records, Social Security numbers, wire transaction receipts and driver’s license images were available without authentication to anyone with a web browser,” he wrote. In a statement, First American said that it learned of a “design defect in one of its production applications that made possible unauthorized access to customer data” and has shut down external access.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    First American Financial website exposes hundreds of millions of records: report

    First American Financial Corp. shares slipped in the extended session Friday following a report that the title-insurance company's website leaked hundreds of millions of records containing personal information. First American Financial shares declined 2.2% after hours, following a 0.7% rise to close Friday's session at $55.26. Late Friday, KrebsonSecurity.com reported that First American exposed about 885 million files, or more than 16 years worth of files. "The digitized records - including bank account numbers and statements, mortgage and tax records, Social Security numbers, wire transaction receipts, and drivers license images - were available without authentication to anyone with a Web browser," the KrebsonSecurity report said. When contacted by KrebsonSecurity, First American Financial confirmed "a design defect in an application that made possible unauthorized access to customer data" but did not comment on the extent of the exposure or how many records may have been vulnerable, according to the report. First American said it shut down external access to the application when it learned of the flaw. The company said it was evaluating what effect, if any, this had on the security of customer information.

  • Moody's5 days ago

    First American Title Insurance Company -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of First American Financial Corporation

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of First American Financial Corporation and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. This publication does not announce a credit rating action and is not an indication of whether or not a credit rating action is likely in the near future.

  • Business Wire5 days ago

    Housing Market Potential Narrows Performance Gap in April, According to First American Potential Home Sales Model

    First American Financial Corporation (FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released First American’s proprietary Potential Home Sales Model for the month of April 2019. Potential existing-home sales increased marginally to a 5.17 million seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAAR), a 0.1 percent month-over-month increase.

  • Why First American Financial (FAF) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio
    Zacks5 days ago

    Why First American Financial (FAF) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio

    Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does First American Financial (FAF) have what it takes? Let's find out.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    First American Title and Taylor Morrison Complete 500 Hybrid eClosings

    First American Title Insurance Company, a leading provider of title insurance and settlement services and the largest subsidiary of First American Financial Corporation (FAF), and Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (TMHC), a leading national homebuilder and developer, through Taylor Morrison Home Funding, today announced they have completed 500 hybrid eClosings using First American’s eClosing solution. First American’s eClosing solution is part of the company’s efforts to help transform real estate settlement, enhancing the digital home buying and mortgage experience for consumers.

  • How Much Of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE:FAF) Do Institutions Own?
    Simply Wall St.17 days ago

    How Much Of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE:FAF) Do Institutions Own?

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  • FAF or WRB: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?
    Zacks17 days ago

    FAF or WRB: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

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  • Business Wire17 days ago

    Why Everything You Know about First-Time Home Buyer Affordability is Wrong: New Study from First American

    First American Financial Corporation (FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today published the findings from a new study that provides an in-depth look at the trends shaping affordability, specifically for first-time home buyers, titled “Why Everything You Know About First-Time Home Buyer Affordability is Wrong.” The study, developed by First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming and Deputy Chief Economist Odeta Kushi, incorporates unique insights and factors tailored to first-time home buyers.

  • Business Wire18 days ago

    First American Financial Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of 42 Cents Per Share

    First American Financial Corporation (FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 42 cents per common share. The cash dividend is payable on June 17, 2019 to shareholders of record as of June 10, 2019.

  • Markit18 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about First American Financial Corp.

    First American Financial Corp NYSE:FAFView full report here! Summary * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for FAF with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting FAF. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NeutralETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $3.17 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold FAF are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Business Wire19 days ago

    First American Mortgage Solutions Launches RegsData™ Compliance Suite

    —Empowers mortgage lenders to confidently meet legal and investor requirements—

  • First American Financial (FAF) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?
    Zacks23 days ago

    First American Financial (FAF) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

    Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does First American Financial (FAF) have what it takes? Let's find out.

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  • Business Wire25 days ago

    Two Conflicting Forces Stabilize Defect Risk, According to First American’s Loan Application Defect Index

    First American Financial Corporation (FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released the First American Loan Application Defect Index for March 2019, which estimates the frequency of defects, fraudulence and misrepresentation in the information submitted in mortgage loan applications. The Defect Index reflects estimated mortgage loan defect rates over time, by geography and loan type. It is available as an interactive tool that can be tailored to showcase trends by category, including amortization type, lien position, loan purpose, property and transaction types, and can provide state- and market-specific comparisons of mortgage loan defect levels.

  • Business Wire26 days ago

    Six Cities Leading Shift toward a Buyers’ Market, According to First American Real House Price Index

    —Data on the movement of unadjusted house prices during the early spring home-buying season won’t be available for a few more months, but it’s quite likely that price appreciation

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents29 days ago

    Edited Transcript of FAF earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-19 3:00pm GMT

    Q1 2019 First American Financial Corp Earnings Call

  • First American Financial (FAF) Q1 Earnings, Revenues Top
    Zacks29 days ago

    First American Financial (FAF) Q1 Earnings, Revenues Top

    First American Financial (FAF) Q1 reflects effective expense management and growth in investment income that helped the company achieve 12.1% pretax title margin.

  • First American Financial Corp (FAF) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Motley Foollast month

    First American Financial Corp (FAF) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

    FAF earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    First American Financial Corporation to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 25, 2019 / First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF ) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2019 First Quarter Earnings to be held on April 25, 2019 ...

  • Associated Presslast month

    First American Financial: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Santa Ana, California-based company said it had profit of 97 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 74 cents per share. The financial services company posted ...