First American Corporation (New) (FAF): Price and Financial Metrics


First American Corporation (New) (FAF)

Today's Latest Price: $50.71 USD

0.46 (-0.90%)

Updated Sep 29 4:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating


POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank


Industry Rank:

Ranked of 206 in Financial Services (Enterprise)

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FAF Stock Summary

  • FAF's current price/earnings ratio is 8.85, which is higher than merely 17.36% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Of note is the ratio of First American Financial Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 20.3% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of First American Financial Corp's share price is greater than that of merely 20.35% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to First American Financial Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be AAN, AXS, CCCL, EVH, and DMLP.
  • Visit FAF's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.firstam.com.
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FAF Price/Volume Stats

Current price $50.71 52-week high $66.78
Prev. close $51.17 52-week low $29.36
Day low $50.15 Volume 445,076
Day high $51.31 Avg. volume 998,817
50-day MA $52.38 Dividend yield 3.44%
200-day MA $52.45 Market Cap 5.66B

First American Corporation (New) (FAF) Company Bio


First American Financial is a provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions. The company provides title plant management services; title and other real property records and images; valuation products and services; home warranty products; property and casualty insurance; and banking, trust and investment advisory services. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Santa Ana, California.

FAF Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$50.71$222.13 334%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for First American Financial Corp. To summarize, we found that First American Financial Corp ranked in the 73th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 336.33%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of First American Financial Corp, consider:

  • The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 17.73 -- which is good for besting 79.64% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Financial Services sector with positive cash flow).
  • First American Financial Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than only 15.08% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • FAF's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than only 15.08% of tickers in our DCF set.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%326%
1%330%
2%334%
3%338%
4%343%
5%347%

FCRD, FNF, HCI, CACC, and CPTA can be thought of as valuation peers to FAF, 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 FAF News From Around the Web

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Cannae Holdings and Senator Investment Group Send Letter to CoreLogic Shareholders

Cannae Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNNE), ("Cannae") and Senator Investment Group, LP ("Senator"), which, directly or through affiliated entities, jointly own or have an economic interest equivalent to approximately 15% of the outstanding shares of CoreLogic, Inc. (NYSE: CLGX), (the "Company"), today sent a letter to the Company’s shareholders in connection with the filing of their Definitive Proxy Statement. The letter outlines the case for electing nine new independent directors to the CoreLogic Board to ensure that the Company carries out a legitimate sales process aimed at maximizing value for all shareholders.

Yahoo | September 25, 2020

Protecting the American Dream: CoreLogic Emphasizes Opportunity in Flood Underinsurance

New CoreLogic report finds homes inside and outside Special Flood Hazard Areas have billions of dollars in uninsured damage exposure.

Yahoo | September 24, 2020

First American Financial's Unit Unveils FraudGuard Module

First American Financial's (FAF) unit introduces a risk management solution to process mortgage transactions.

Yahoo | September 23, 2020

First American Mortgage Solutions Launches New FraudGuard® Mortgage Forbearance Indicator

First American Mortgage Solutions, LLC, a part of the First American family of companies and leading provider of lender and servicer solutions that cover the entire loan spectrum, today announced the launch of a new monitoring solution, Mortgage Forbearance Indicator (MFI). The MFI is a module available through FraudGuard®, First American Mortgage Solutions’ data-driven decision-support tool with over 20 unique modules and integrated solutions that helps lenders comply with regulations, improve the speed and efficiency of underwriting reviews, and increase loan quality while mitigating against potential risk.

Yahoo | September 22, 2020

CoreLogic Files Definitive Proxy Statement for November 17 Special Meeting

CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global provider of property information, insight, analytics and data-enabled solutions, today filed its definitive proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in connection with its upcoming Special Meeting of Shareholders on November 17, 2020. The proxy statement and other important information related to the Special Meeting can be found at CoreLogicValue.com.

Yahoo | September 22, 2020

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FAF Price Returns

1-mo -3.90%
3-mo 8.59%
6-mo 25.56%
1-year -11.46%
3-year 11.10%
5-year 52.55%
YTD -11.00%
2019 34.63%
2018 -17.89%
2017 57.91%
2016 5.26%
2015 8.83%

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