State Auto Financial Corporation (STFC): Price and Financial Metrics

State Auto Financial Corporation (STFC): $51.07

-0.13 (-0.25%)

POWR Rating

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  • STFC scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 58.31% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for STFC is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 47 weeks.
  • STFC ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

STFC Stock Summary

  • The price/operating cash flow metric for State Auto Financial CORP is higher than 88.56% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, State Auto Financial CORP is reporting a growth rate of -394.38%; that's higher than merely 5.53% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, STFC is more volatile than 98.58% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to State Auto Financial CORP are CVR, BSET, WAFU, EVK, and NPK.
  • Visit STFC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

STFC Valuation Summary

  • STFC's price/earnings ratio is 22.6; this is 105.45% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • STFC's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.1 over the prior 243 months.
  • STFC's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for STFC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
STFC 2014-12-26 0.8 1.1 16.3 14.8
STFC 2010-01-14 0.6 0.9 -151.2 -27.2
STFC 2006-12-12 1.3 1.7 13.3 9.9
STFC 2004-10-13 1.1 1.9 11.2 8.6
STFC 2004-05-03 1.1 2.1 17.7 14.4
STFC 2001-11-05 1.2 1.4 12.8 10.1

STFC Growth Metrics

  • The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at -10.24%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at -12.2%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 2.83%.
STFC's revenue has moved up $285,400,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows STFC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 1,659.7 55.5 97.6
2021-03-31 1,679.8 58.1 131.3
2020-12-31 1,482.4 49 13.1
2020-09-30 1,409 21.8 -36
2020-06-30 1,351.9 -9.7 -36.1
2020-03-31 1,257.2 -41.5 -76.6

STFC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • STFC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 45.29% of graded US stocks.
  • STFC's asset turnover comes in at 0.538 -- ranking 25th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • BHF, ORI, and MTG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with STFC.

The table below shows STFC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.538 0.372 0.042
2021-03-31 0.546 0.396 0.054
2020-12-31 0.486 0.344 0.006
2020-09-30 0.466 0.312 -0.014
2020-06-30 0.450 0.315 -0.015
2020-03-31 0.423 0.292 -0.031

STFC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of STFC, see our STFC 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 $52.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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STFC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $51.07 52-week high $51.51
Prev. close $51.20 52-week low $12.07
Day low $51.07 Volume 191,200
Day high $51.28 Avg. volume 134,088
50-day MA $49.72 Dividend yield 0.78%
200-day MA $26.18 Market Cap 2.26B

State Auto Financial Corporation (STFC) Company Bio

State Auto Financial Corporation engages in writing personal, business, and specialty insurance products. It operates through four segments: Personal insurance, Business insurance, Specialty insurance, and Investment operations. The company was founded in 1950 and is based in Columbus, Ohio.

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Latest STFC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about State Auto Financial CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate STFC as an investment opportunity.

INVESTIGATION: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates STFC, JAX, GPX, VNE, ACBI; Shareholders are Encouraged to Contact the Firm

Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating the following companies:

Yahoo | August 23, 2021

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky Law, P.A. Reminds Investors of Investigation of LONE, CVA, STFC, and HBMD Mergers

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rigrodsky Law, P.A. announces that it is investigating: Lonestar Resources US Inc. (OTC: LONE) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Lonestar’s agreement to be acquired by Penn Virginia Corporation (“Penn Virginia”). Under the terms of the agreement, Lonestar’s shareholders will receive 0.51 shares of Penn Virginia common stock per share. To learn more about this investigation and your rights, vi

Yahoo | August 18, 2021

State Auto Financial Declares 121st Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today the board of directors of State Auto Financial Corporation declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable Sept. 27, 2021

Business Wire | August 13, 2021

State Auto Financial Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $STFC #STFC--State Auto Financial reports second quarter 2021 results

Business Wire | August 5, 2021

INVESTIGATION ALERT: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates JAX, STFC, FCCY, ISBC; Shareholders are Encouraged to Contact the Firm

Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, announces it is investigating the following companies:

Yahoo | August 5, 2021

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STFC Price Returns

1-mo 2.63%
3-mo 192.23%
6-mo 165.35%
1-year 262.07%
3-year 71.01%
5-year 131.15%
YTD 191.42%
2020 -41.52%
2019 -7.76%
2018 18.02%
2017 10.28%
2016 32.52%

STFC Dividends

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Continue Researching STFC

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on State Auto Financial CORP's stock as an investment opportunity:

State Auto Financial CORP (STFC) Stock Price | Nasdaq
State Auto Financial CORP (STFC) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
State Auto Financial CORP (STFC) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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