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


American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG): $129.10

3.09 (+2.45%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Growth

S

Value

I

Momentum

G

Stability

N

Sentiment

U

Quality

P

AFG POWR Grades


  • AFG scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 88.75% of US stocks.
  • AFG's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 206 days.
  • AFG's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 29.58% of US stocks).

AFG Stock Summary

  • American Financial Group Inc's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.9% of US equities in our set.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 11.25 for American Financial Group Inc; that's greater than it is for 93.35% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, American Financial Group Inc is reporting a growth rate of 351.98%; that's higher than 94.68% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to AFG, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are FHN, ZION, FCNCA, WTFC, and CMA.
  • Visit AFG's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.afginc.com.

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 $134.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.75 (Moderate Buy)

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AFG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $129.10 52-week high $130.57
Prev. close $126.01 52-week low $51.55
Day low $125.47 Volume 387,800
Day high $129.63 Avg. volume 513,749
50-day MA $119.26 Dividend yield 1.55%
200-day MA $90.87 Market Cap 10.99B

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.

AFG Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$129.10$252.97 102%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for American Financial Group Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that American Financial Group Inc ranked in the 70th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 103% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for American Financial Group Inc ended up being:

  • As a business, AFG is generating more cash flow than 84.93% of positive cash flow stocks in the Financial Services.
  • American Financial Group Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than merely 21.93% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • AFG's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than merely 21.93% of tickers in our DCF set.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%98%
1%100%
2%102%
3%104%
4%106%
5%108%

For other companies in the Financial Services that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as AFG, try CB, DGICA, KMPR, GBDC, and TIPT.


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Latest AFG News From Around the Web

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American Financial Group Inc (AFG) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. American Financial Group Inc (NYSE: AFG)Q1 2021 Earnings CallMay 5, 2021, 11:30 a.m. ETContents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: OperatorGood day, and thank you for standing by.

Yahoo | May 6, 2021

American Financial Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: AFG) today reported 2021 first quarter net earnings attributable to shareholders of $419 million ($4.84 per share) compared to a net loss of $301 million ($3.34 per share loss) for the 2020 first quarter. Net earnings for the 2021 first quarter include after-tax non-core items totaling $213 million ($2.46 per share). As previously announced, the results of AFG’s Annuity operations are reported as discontinued operations beginning with the first quarter of 2021, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), which included adjusting prior period results to reflect these operations as discontinued. AFG’s first quarter 2021 results included $152 million ($1.76 per share) in earnings from discontinued annuity operations and $61 mill...

Yahoo | May 4, 2021

Is AFG Stock A Buy or Sell?

The 800+ hedge funds and famous money managers tracked by Insider Monkey have already compiled and submitted their 13F filings for the fourth quarter, which unveil their equity positions as of December 31st. We went through these filings, fixed typos and other more significant errors and identified the changes in hedge fund portfolios. Our extensive […]

Yahoo | April 26, 2021

Dividend Champion And Contender Highlights: Week Of April 18

Photo by PM Images/DigitalVision via Getty Images Introduction The Dividend Champions list is a monthly compilation of companies which have consistently increased their annual dividend payouts, and the latest edition may be found here. However, since this list is only produced once per month, the data in it can quickly...

Justin Law on Seeking Alpha | April 17, 2021

American Financial Group, Inc. Announces Its Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss 2021 First Quarter Results

American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: AFG) expects to release its 2021 first quarter results after 5:00 p.m. (ET) on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The release will be available shortly thereafter on AFG’s website at www.AFGinc.com.

Yahoo | April 13, 2021

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AFG Price Returns

1-mo 8.42%
3-mo 20.00%
6-mo 54.68%
1-year 144.87%
3-year 33.36%
5-year 125.09%
YTD 48.80%
2020 -16.18%
2019 27.10%
2018 -13.04%
2017 30.82%
2016 24.25%

AFG Dividends

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