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
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Aflac Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Aflac Inc ranked in the 58th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 71.5% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Aflac Inc, consider:
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.42 years, is -0.03% -- higher than only 21.7% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
Aflac Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than just 15.66% of tickers in our DCF set.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than just 0% of stocks in its sector (Financial Services).
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
CRD.A, THG, MKL, CME, and GHL 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.
COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, a leading provider of supplemental insurance and products in the U.S., today celebrated its 65-year commitment to be there in people's time of need, releasing its 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, "Investing Today for a…
COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, and Aflac, a leader in supplemental insurance sales at U.S. worksites, today announced the company's 2020 annual contribution of $1.5 million to the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of…
COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, a leading provider of supplemental insurance and products in the U.S., today announced the company has once again been honored by LATINA Style as one of the 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the United States, landing at No….
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COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, a leader in supplemental insurance at U.S. worksites, today is launching its second marketing campaign featuring legendary football coach Nick Saban and the Aflac Duck during the NFL game between the Houston Texans and the Kansas City…