Aflac (AFL) - FREE Research Report

Amos John Shelby Ii who is Director at AFLAC INC bought 724,763 shares on June 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 713,054 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 6189.79% with the 724,763 share acquisition.

The shares most recently traded at $57.09, up $0.49, or 0.87% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Aflac go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 5,000

The average volume for Aflac has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aflac has a market cap of $26.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 6.55% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Aflac Incorporated, through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.47%. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.0. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Aflac a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Aflac as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Aflac Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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