- AFL has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $158.9 million.
- AFL has traded 2.0 million shares today.
- AFL is trading at 1.59 times the normal volume for the stock at this time of day.
- AFL crossed above its 200-day simple moving average.
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- Although AFL's debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26 is very low, it is currently higher than that of the industry average.
- AFLAC INC's earnings per share improvement from the most recent quarter was slightly positive. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past year. However, we anticipate underperformance relative to this pattern in the coming year. During the past fiscal year, AFLAC INC increased its bottom line by earning $6.75 versus $6.11 in the prior year. For the next year, the market is expecting a contraction of 8.6% in earnings ($6.17 versus $6.75).
- AFL, with its decline in revenue, underperformed when compared the industry average of 21.6%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues slightly dropped by 2.5%. The declining revenue has not hurt the company's bottom line, with increasing earnings per share.
- The company, on the basis of net income growth from the same quarter one year ago, has underperformed when compared to that of the S&P 500 and greatly underperformed compared to the Insurance industry average. The net income increased by 0.6% when compared to the same quarter one year prior, going from $702.00 million to $706.00 million.
- You can view the full Aflac Ratings Report.