AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) Dividends

AFLAC Incorporated (AFL)

Today's Latest Price: $45.28 USD

0.33 (-0.72%)

Updated Nov 27 5:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating


POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank


Industry Rank:

Ranked of 8 in Insurance - Accident & Supplemental

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Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • As for free cash flow, AFL has greater average cash flow over the past 5.75 years than 93.62% US-listed dividend payers.
  • Regarding free cash flow variation: AFL reports less variability in its cash flow than 99.84% of dividend stocks in our set.
  • AFL is producing more trailing twelve month cash flow than 93.28% of US dividend stocks.
  • To help you reduce price risk in your dividend portfolio, here are the dividend stocks that are least correlated with AFL's price: UTL, NWN, PETS, ZTO and WBA.
AFL Ex-Dividend Date
AFL Dividend Yield
2.47%
AFL Annual Dividend
$1.12
AFL Payout Ratio

AFL Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$45.28$24.22 -43.66%

For dividend yielding stocks, the Dividend Discount Model (DDM) is a common valuation tool; it attempts to extrapolate a fair share price based primarily on the dividend the stock provides relative to a number of other quantiative aspects of its business. In the case of AFL, the dividend discount model StockNews created for the company implies a negative return of 43.66%. Digging deeper, the aspects of Aflac Inc's dividend discount model that we found most interesting were:

  • With a market cap of roughly $30 billion, AFL is in the large-sized market cap class; here, it has a lower equity discount rate than only 24.58% of stocks.
  • Compared to other dividend issuers in the large-sized market cap category, AFL has a beta lower than only 24.58% of them.
  • In terms of who is growing the amount of dividends they return to shareholders, Aflac Inc has been increasing its dividends at a faster rate than only 23.72% of US-listed dividend-issuing stocks we observed.

AFL Dividend Chart


AFL Dividend History

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AFL Dividends vs. Peers

AFL's dividend yield currently ranks #3 of 8 vs. its peers in the Insurance - Accident & Supplemental category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 UNM Unum Group 4.93%
2 EIG Employers Holdings Inc 3.13%
3 AFL AFLAC Incorporated 2.47%
4 CNO CNO Financial Group, Inc. 2.15%
5 AIZ Assurant, Inc. 1.88%
6 PRA ProAssurance Corporation 1.21%
7 GTS Triple-S Management Corporation Class B 0.00%
8 GLRE Greenlight Reinsurance, Ltd. - Class A Ordinary Shares 0.00%

Looking for More Information on AFL dividends?

Want to see what other sources are saying about Aflac Inc's dividends? Try the links below:

Aflac Inc Common Stock (AFL) Dividend History | Nasdaq
Dividend History for Aflac Inc (AFL) - Dividend Investor
Aflac Inc (AFL) Dividend History - Seeking Alpha


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