Last $60.51 USD
Change Today -0.49 / -0.80%
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american financial group inc (AFG) Snapshot

Open
$61.03
Previous Close
$61.00
Day High
$61.14
Day Low
$60.27
52 Week High
12/8/14 - $61.52
52 Week Low
02/3/14 - $52.02
Market Cap
5.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
426.5K
EPS TTM
$4.30
Shares Outstanding
87.9M
EX-Date
12/11/14
P/E TM
14.1x
Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Yield
3.16%
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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, customized programs for small to mid-sized businesses, and workers’ compensation; 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 managed care workers' compensation products and administrative services to the employers and self-insured employer groups under the Summit brand name in Florida, Louisiana, and Kentucky, as well as engaged in the commercial real estate operations. American Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

6,300 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
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: $676.3K
Director and President of American Money Mana...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.1M
Senior Vice President of Taxes
Total Annual Compensation: $590.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

american financial group inc (AFG) Key Developments

American Financial Group Seeks Acquisitions

American Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:AFG) is looking for acquisition opportunities. Carl Lindner III, Chief Executive Officer of American Financial Group said that the company looks for acquisitions and ways to deploy the cash toward internal growth but it also gives plenty of the cash it generates back to the shareholders in the form of dividends and stock buybacks.

American Financial Group, Inc. Declares Special Dividend Payable on December 24, 2014

American Financial Group Inc. announced That it has declared a special, one-time cash dividend of $1.00 per share of American Financial Group Common Stock. The dividend is payable on December 24, 2014 to holders of record on December 15, 2014. The aggregate amount of the payment to be made in connection with this special dividend will be approximately $90 million. This special dividend is in addition to the Company's regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share that was last paid on October 27, 2014.

American Financial Group Seeks Acquisitions

American Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:AFG) is looking for acquisition opportunities. Craig Lindner, Chief Executive Officer of American Financial Group said, "We’re always looking for ways to use that cash, and we're always looking for merger & acquisition possibilities."

 

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Price/Earnings 11.4x
Price/Sales 1.0x
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