FAF - First American Financial Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
51.83
+0.15 (+0.29%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close51.68
Open51.80
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 1100
Day's Range51.59 - 52.17
52 Week Range45.31 - 62.71
Volume313,175
Avg. Volume752,153
Market Cap5.781B
Beta0.54
PE Ratio (TTM)13.27
EPS (TTM)3.91
Earnings DateJul 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.52 (2.96%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-07
1y Target Est65.80
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  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about First American Financial Corp.
    Markit2 days ago

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

    This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting FAF. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding FAF totaled $3.47 billion.

  • A.M. Best Revises Torchmark's (TMK) Outlook, Affirms Ratings
    Zacks4 days ago

    A.M. Best Revises Torchmark's (TMK) Outlook, Affirms Ratings

    Torchmark (TMK) and units witness revision of outlooks and receive affirmed rating actions from credit rating giant A.M. Best.

  • ACCESSWIRE4 days ago

    Initiating Free Research Reports on First American Financial and Three Other Insurance Equities

    Under evaluation this morning are the following equities: MBIA Inc. (NYSE: MBI), Old Republic International Corp. (NYSE: ORI), First American Financial Corp. (NYSE: FAF), and Mercury General Corp. (NYSE: MCY). Purchase, New York headquartered MBIA Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 1.16% lower at $9.38 with a total trading volume of 606,121 shares.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Prospect for Future Homeownership Demand Remains Strong, According to First American Homeownership Progress 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 fourth annual First American Homeownership Progress Index (HPRI), which measures how a variety of lifestyle, societal and economic factors influence homeownership rates over time at national, state and market levels. It’s available as an interactive tool that can be tailored to showcase how trends in economic conditions, education, income, marital status, ethnicity, and family size impact potential homeownership demand over time across the United States at national, state and metropolitan area levels. “As we reflect on our country’s recent Independence Day commemoration, we find that the desire to achieve the American dream of homeownership still exists.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    First American Financial Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

    First American Financial Corporation (FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, July 26, 2018, at 11 a.m. EDT. The conference call, which will also be broadcast over the Internet and is open to investors, members of the financial community, the media and other members of the public, can be accessed online at http://www.firstam.com/investor or by dialing toll free 877-407-8293. An audio replay of the conference call will be available through August 9, 2018 by dialing 201-612-7415 and using the conference ID 13681408.

  • First American Financial vs. RenaissanceRe: Which is Better?
    Zacks16 days ago

    First American Financial vs. RenaissanceRe: Which is Better?

    On comparative analysis, we try and find out which stock, First American Financial (FAF) or RenaissanceRe (RE), is better positioned in terms of fundamentals.

  • GlobeNewswire18 days ago

    Market Trends Toward New Normal in Endologix, Sanmina, First American Financial, Expeditors International of Washington, Liberty Broadband, and Nu Skin Enterprises — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

    NEW YORK, June 28, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Endologix, ...

  • Business Wire18 days ago

    Loan Application Defect and Fraud Risk Drops as Home Purchases Take Higher Share of Mortgage Market

    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 May 2018, 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 Wire21 days ago

    House Prices Continue to Rise, but House-Buying Power Still near Historic Highs, According to First American Real House Price 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 April 2018 First American Real House Price Index (RHPI). The RHPI measures the price changes of single-family properties throughout the U.S. adjusted for the impact of income and interest rate changes on consumer house-buying power over time at national, state and metropolitan area levels. Because the RHPI adjusts for house-buying power, it also serves as a measure of housing affordability.

  • Investopedia26 days ago

    Rising Interest Rates Shouldn't Hurt Mortgage Demand

    The Federal Reserve may be raising interest rates, but when it comes to the housing market and mortgage demand, it shouldn't have much impact at all. In a press release in which First American reported its Potential Home Sales Model for May, Fleming said that short-term rate changes matter little to the housing market. "It's important to remember that mortgage rates, particularly the popular 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage, are benchmarked to the 10-year Treasury bond.

  • Business Wire28 days ago

    Housing Market Can Withstand Higher Mortgage Rates, 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 May 2018. Potential existing-home sales increased to a 6.11 million seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAAR), a 0.8 percent month-over-month increase. This represents a 63.8 percent increase from the market potential low point reached in February 2011.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    Breakfast Technical Briefing on MGIC Investment and Three Other Additional Insurance Stocks

    Stock Research Monitor: FAF, MCY, and SLF LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 13, 2018 / If you want a free Stock Review on MTG sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration . On Tuesday, benchmark US ...

  • Business Wirelast month

    First-Time Home Buyer Demand Resilient to Rising Rates, According to First American Real Estate Sentiment Index

    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 Real Estate Sentiment Index (RESI) for the second quarter of 2018. The RESI is based on a quarterly survey of independent title agents and other real estate professionals, providing a unique gauge on the real estate market using the crowd-sourced wisdom and expertise of real estate experts.

  • First American & Arm Upgraded by Moody's, Outlook Stable
    Zackslast month

    First American & Arm Upgraded by Moody's, Outlook Stable

    Given a solid earnings performance and effective navigation of the highly cyclical title insurance market, Moody's upgrades senior debt ratings of First American Financial (FAF) and its unit.

  • Moody'slast month

    First American Title Insurance Company -- Moody's upgrades First American Financial's senior debt to Baa2, financial strength to A2, outlook stable

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has upgraded the senior debt rating of First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF, First American) to Baa2 from Baa3 and the insurance financial strength (IFS) rating of its lead title insurance subsidiary First American Title Insurance Company (FATICO) to A2 from A3. The rating action reflects the company's strong earnings, improved operating efficiencies, and the ability to effectively navigate the highly cyclical title insurance market.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Loan Application Defect Risk in the Ability-to-Repay Era, 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 April 2018, 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 Wire2 months ago

    Consumer House-Buying Power the Story behind Rising House Prices, According to First American Real House Price 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 March 2018 First American Real House Price Index (RHPI). The RHPI measures the price changes of single-family properties throughout the U.S. adjusted for the impact of income and interest rate changes on consumer house-buying power over time at national, state and metropolitan area levels. Because the RHPI adjusts for house-buying power, it also serves as a measure of housing affordability.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    The Surprising Impact of Rising Rates on Market Potential, 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 2018. Potential existing-home sales increased to a 5.99 million seasonally adjusted annualized rate (SAAR), a 0.7 percent month-over-month decrease. This represents a 60.6 percent increase from the market potential low point reached in February 2011.

  • TheStreet.com2 months ago

    Rolling Out the 2018 Mid Cap Dividend Growers Portfolio

    The idea was to assemble a group of names in an area of the market that I don't pay a lot of attention to (mid-caps) using an investment concept (dividend growth) that I've been enamored with and have written about for years.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on First American, Greenhill & Co., Acorda Therapeutics, Deckers Outdoor, World Fuel Services, and Spirit Aerosystems — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, May 15, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of First ...

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    First American Financial Corporation Appoints Martha B. Wyrsch to Board of Directors

    First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, announced today that Martha B. Wyrsch has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Prior to joining Sempra Energy, Wyrsch was president and CEO of Vestas American Wind Technology, the North American division of a leading global wind turbine manufacturer.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    First American Financial Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of 38 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 38 cents per common share. The cash dividend is payable on June 15, 2018 to shareholders of record as of June 8, 2018. First American Financial Corporation (FAF) is a leading provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions that traces its heritage back to 1889.

  • CNBC2 months ago

    Cramer's lightning round: Corning's stock is an unnecessary victim of T-Mobile-Sprint merger

    Jim Cramer shares his take on callers' favorite stocks at lightning speed, including an industrial play.

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    The Drivers of Loan Application Defect Risk at the Local Level, 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 2018, 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.

  • Cramer's lightning round: Corning's stock is an unnecessa...
    CNBC Videos2 months ago

    Cramer's lightning round: Corning's stock is an unnecessa...

    Jim Cramer shares his take on callers' favorite stocks at lightning speed, including an industrial play.