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Last $64.27 USD
Change Today -0.35 / -0.54%
Volume 157.2K
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american financial group inc (AFG) Snapshot

Open
$64.43
Previous Close
$64.62
Day High
$64.77
Day Low
$64.20
52 Week High
04/15/15 - $65.92
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $53.73
Market Cap
5.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
174.3K
EPS TTM
$4.87
Shares Outstanding
87.9M
EX-Date
04/13/15
P/E TM
13.2x
Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Yield
3.07%
Current Stock Chart for AMERICAN FINANCIAL GROUP INC (AFG)

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american financial group inc (AFG) Details

American Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides property and casualty insurance products in the United States. It offers property and transportation insurance, which includes physical damage and liability coverage for buses, trucks and recreational vehicles, inland and ocean marine, agricultural-related products, and other property coverages; specialty casualty insurance, including primarily excess and surplus, general liability, executive liability, umbrella and excess liability, and customized programs for small to mid-sized businesses; and specialty financial insurance products comprising risk management insurance programs for leasing and financing institutions, surety and fidelity products, and trade credit insurance. The company sells its property and casualty insurance products through independent insurance agents; and brokers, as well as employee agents. It also provides traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities to the retail, financial institutions, and education markets; and workers' compensation solutions under the Summit brand name in Florida, Louisiana, and Kentucky, as well as engages in the commercial real estate operations. American Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

7,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 1872

american financial group inc (AFG) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Chief Executive Officer, Co-President, Dir...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Co-Chief Executive Officer, Co-President, Dir...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $817.3K
Director and President of American Money Mana...
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $536.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

american financial group inc (AFG) Key Developments

American Financial Seeks Acquisitions

American Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:AFG) is seeking acquisitions. American Financial added a Singapore operation earlier this year that makes its 31st specialty property and casualty business unit. Expect more similar moves, including possibly foreign acquisitions.

American Financial Group, Inc. Names John S. Fronduti as Assistant Vice President

American Financial Group Inc. named John S. Fronduti as Assistant Vice President. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Fronduti was a partner with Keating, Muething and Klekamp.

American Financial Group Inc. Announces Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

American Financial Group Inc. announced earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net investment income of $388 million against $361 million a year ago. Total revenues were $1,294 million against $1,211 million a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $30 million against $161 million a year ago. Net earnings attributable to shareholders were $19 million or $0.21 diluted per share against $103 million or $1.13 diluted per share a year ago. Book value per share excluding appropriated retained earnings was $56.01 against $55.65 a year ago. Book value per share excluding appropriated retained earnings and unrealized gains/losses on fixed maturities was $48.55 against $48.76 a year ago. Core operating earnings before income taxes was $167 million against $138 million a year ago. Core net operating earnings were $112 million against $91 million a year ago. Core net operating earnings per share in the quarter were $1.25, up 25% from a year ago. The $1.25 is based on core net operating earnings in the quarter of $112 million, which is an increase of $21 million year-over-year. Annualized core operating return on equity was 10.8% for the 2015 first quarter compared to 9.1% for the first quarter of 2014. Adjusted book value per share was $48.55 at March 31, 2015 The company expect premiums for the full year of 2015 to be 5% to 10% lower than the $3.7 billion reported in 2014, which is a change from the initial guidance the company shared in February when the company estimated the premiums would be flat to down slightly. The company is maintaining all other points of Annuity earnings guidance, including expectation that core pretax Annuity operating earnings will be in the range of $310 million to $340 million compared to the $328 million reported for the full year of 2014. The company is maintaining 2015 core operating earnings guidance for AFG in the range of $5.10 to $5.50 per share.

 

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