Aflac Incorporated (AFL) Net income fell to 3.13 billion: Growth Analysis

Aflac Incorporated (AFL) is owned by a number of high-value investors. Its largest direct holder is Daniel P. Amos President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board with 703,179 shares. The second-largest direct holder is Eric M. Kirsch Executive Vice President, Global Chief Investment Officer of Aflac; President, Aflac Asset Management LLC, with 154,462 shares of the company’s stock. In third place with 138,203 shares of AFL is Frederick J. Crawford Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

This company’s stock price was $50.79 at the previous market close, with its latest volume reaching 2,916,061. Compare that to its average daily volume of 3.22M. Given the fact that this stock has 731.83M shares outstanding, its current market value is sitting at $37.17B. This publicly-traded stock’s 60-month Beta is 0.72. Its Price to Sales ratio is 1.69, its Price to Cash Flow ratio is 12.31, and its Price to Book ratio is 1.34.

AFL stock has achieved a 5-day range of $49.40 to $50.89, with a total performance of +3.40% during that period. Meanwhile, in the past month of trading, this stock has traded in the range of $48.14 to $53.36, generating a -3.31% change during the period. In the past three months, this stock’s price has changed by -4.17%, trading in the range of $48.14 to $57.18.

In the past 5 days, shares of AFL have made a new high 4 times. In the last month, it has made a new high 6 times, and in the past 3 months, it has made a new high 16 times.

Aflac Incorporated (AFL) stock currently has a Financial Strength score of 4.2/10. This is due to a combination of factors, including a Cash to Debt ratio of 0.49, an Equity to Asset ratio of 0.19, a Debt to Equity ratio of 0.22 and a Debt to EBITDA of 1.40.

This publicly-traded company’s Profitability and Growth score is 5/10, thanks to a combination of things: a Net Margin of 14.29, a ROE of 12.48. Similarly, this company’s 3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate is 1.40, its 3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate is 0.40, and its 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate is 8.80.

Shifting focus now to Valuation and Return for AFL, this company’s Price to Tangible Book is 1.36, its Price to Projected FCF is 0.45 its Price to Median PS Value is 1.41. This organization’s Price to Graham Number is 0.86. Meanwhile, its Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) is -8.61 and its Forward Rate of Return (Yactman) is 17.59.

Certain ratios provide helpful insights into how a stock is performing. PEG Ratio is 62.00. This stock’s PB Ratio is 1.36, its PS Ratio is 1.77, its PE Ratio (TTM) is 12.39, its Forward PE Ratio is 11.31, and its PE Ratio without NRI is 12.39. Similarly, its Shiller PE Ratio is 14.46, its Price to Owner Earnings is 7.15, its Price to Free Cash Flow is 6.96 and its Price to Operating Cash Flow is 6.96.