American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG): Price and Financial Metrics

American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG): $137.71

-1.61 (-1.16%)

POWR Rating

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  • AFG scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 91.47% of US stocks.
  • AFG's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • AFG ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 6th percentile.

AFG Stock Summary

  • AFG's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 0.85 -- higher than only 4.9% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 5.12, American Financial Group Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about just 5.72% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, American Financial Group Inc is reporting a growth rate of 600.53%; that's higher than 96.01% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to American Financial Group Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be UAL, UGI, ESGR, JBLU, and FCNCA.
  • Visit AFG's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

AFG Valuation Summary

  • AFG's price/sales ratio is 1.5; this is 25% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, AFG's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 138.6.
  • Over the past 243 months, AFG's price/earnings ratio has gone up 21.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for AFG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
AFG 2020-09-10 0.8 1.0 25.4 13.6
AFG 2018-10-09 1.4 2.0 18.8 11.7
AFG 2017-05-01 1.3 1.7 13.1 9.1
AFG 2013-11-27 1.0 1.1 14.2 8.7
AFG 2012-05-31 0.8 0.8 10.1 4.6
AFG 2004-06-10 0.6 1.0 6.5 7.1

AFG Growth Metrics

  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 21.86%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -38.48%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 19.43%.
AFG's revenue has moved up $455,000,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows AFG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 7,723 2,066 2,277
2021-03-31 8,143 2,278 1,452
2020-12-31 7,909 2,183 732
2020-09-30 7,416 2,461 251
2020-06-30 7,479 2,666 234
2020-03-31 7,488 2,534 267

AFG's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • AFG has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 56.62% of graded US stocks.
  • AFG's asset turnover comes in at 0.124 -- ranking 105th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • L, SIGI, and ATH are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with AFG.

The table below shows AFG's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.124 0.323 0.043
2021-03-31 0.112 0.296 0.025
2020-12-31 0.111 0.230 0.013
2020-09-30 0.105 0.163 0.005
2020-06-30 0.108 0.160 0.006
2020-03-31 0.109 0.175 0.006

AFG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of AFG, see our AFG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $145.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.6 (Moderate Buy)

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AFG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $137.71 52-week high $141.25
Prev. close $139.32 52-week low $71.80
Day low $137.63 Volume 170,700
Day high $139.36 Avg. volume 459,535
50-day MA $133.94 Dividend yield 1.61%
200-day MA $121.85 Market Cap 11.67B

American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG) Company Bio

American Financial Group, Inc. provides property and casualty insurance products in the United States. It operates through four segments: Property and Casualty Insurance, Annuity, Run-Off Long-Term Care and Life, and Other. The company was founded in 1872 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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AFG Price Returns

1-mo 7.70%
3-mo 14.35%
6-mo 18.09%
1-year 105.51%
3-year 64.85%
5-year 139.31%
YTD 67.65%
2020 -16.18%
2019 27.10%
2018 -13.04%
2017 30.82%
2016 24.25%

AFG Dividends

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