AFLAC Incorporated (AFL): Price and Financial Metrics


AFLAC Incorporated (AFL)

Today's Latest Price: $46.48 USD

0.39 (-0.83%)

Updated Jan 15 7:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating


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 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank


Industry Rank:

Ranked of 9 in Insurance - Accident & Supplemental

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AFL Stock Summary

  • Aflac Inc's market capitalization of $32,923,608,633 is ahead of 92.59% of US-listed equities.
  • Aflac Inc's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.8% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 7.14, Aflac Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about only 6.18% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Aflac Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be CRH, BF.B, FAST, HSY, and PAYX.
  • Visit AFL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.aflac.com.

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AFL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $46.48 52-week high $53.46
Prev. close $46.87 52-week low $23.07
Day low $46.01 Volume 4,218,800
Day high $46.82 Avg. volume 3,610,250
50-day MA $43.79 Dividend yield 2.41%
200-day MA $38.23 Market Cap 32.65B

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) Company Bio


Aflac Inc. provides supplemental health and life insurance products. It operates through two segments, Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. The company was founded in 1955 and is based in Columbus, Georgia.

AFL Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$46.48$60.02 28%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for AFL, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Aflac Inc ranked in the 57th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 28.83% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Aflac Inc, consider:

  • In the past 5.5 years, Aflac Inc has a compound free cash flow growth rate of -0.02%; that's better than only 24.75% of cash flow producing equities in the Financial Services sector, where it is classified.
  • Aflac Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 17.43% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Aflac Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than merely 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%26%
1%27%
2%28%
3%29%
4%31%
5%32%

HCAP, JHG, GBLI, TSLX, and AMG can be thought of as valuation peers to AFL, in the sense that they are in the Financial Services sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.


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Latest AFL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Aflac Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate AFL as an investment opportunity.

Aflac Incorporated to Release Fourth Quarter Results on February 3, 2021

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will release fourth quarter financial results after the market closes on February 3, 2021. At that time, earnings materials, including the fourth quarter 2020 earnings release and Financial Analysts Briefing supplement, will be available on the company's Investor Relations website, investors.aflac.com.

Yahoo | January 13, 2021

Aflac (AFL) Grows Product Menu Via New Dental & Vision Offers

Aflac (AFL) introduces a dental and vision insurance package, thereby widening its product portfolio in the U.S. segment.

Yahoo | January 13, 2021

Aflac rolls out dental, vision insurance plans

Aflac ([[AFL]] +3.3%) expands into dental and vision insurance nationally, adding to the benefits that businesses can offer to attract and retain talent.U.S. employs rank dental insurance as the second most important benefit after health insurance with vision insurance cited as the fourth most valued benefit after life insurance, according...

Seeking Alpha | January 12, 2021

Lemonade Leaves Sour Taste

One name I've had my eye on in recent weeks is upstart insurance company Lemonade (LMND). The company's mission is to "harness technology and social impact to be the world’s most loved insurance company". On Monday, a key leader at the firm attacked this site and its skeptics, before the...

Bill Maurer on Seeking Alpha | January 12, 2021

Aflac Expands Product Offerings with New Dental and Vision Insurance

COLUMBUS, Ga., Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, a leading provider of supplemental insurance products in the U.S., today announced the national launch of Aflac Dental and Vision Insurance, the company's expansion into offering products based on a provider network. As a component of…

PR Newswire | January 12, 2021

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AFL Price Returns

1-mo 5.90%
3-mo 28.24%
6-mo 29.10%
1-year -10.57%
3-year 15.13%
5-year 84.72%
YTD 4.52%
2020 -13.60%
2019 18.55%
2018 5.89%
2017 29.02%
2016 19.10%

AFL Dividends

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