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The Year To Date (YTD) return is +1.91%.
The 52 Week Low stock price is 70.64 set on Wed, Mar 22, 2017 which is 335 days ago.
The current price per share is 26.91% above the 52 week low.
The 52 Week High stock price is $91.73 set on Thu, Jan 11, 2018 which is 40 days ago.
The current price per share is -2.27% below the 52 week high.
The All Time High stock price is $91.73 set on Thu, Jan 11, 2018 which is 40 days ago.
The current price per share is -2.27% below the all time high.
The Aflac 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
The Aflac 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $79.47 which is 12.81% below the stock price of $89.65.
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 74.10 which is 20.99% below the stock price of $89.65.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
Aflac Inc is a Financials stock that trades on the NYSE and has a market capitalization of $35.25 Billion.
Aflac Incorporated is a business holding company. The Company is involved in supplemental health and life insurance, which is marketed and administered through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus (Aflac). The Company's insurance business consists of two segments: Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. The Company designs the United States insurance products to provide supplemental coverage for people having medical or primary insurance coverage. Aflac U.S. offers accident coverage on both an individual and group basis. The Company offers cancer plans, critical illness plans, and critical care and recovery plans. The Company designs the United States insurance products to provide supplemental coverage for people having medical or primary insurance coverage. Aflac U.S. offers accident coverage on both an individual and group basis. The Company offers cancer plans, critical illness plans, and critical care and recovery plans.
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The EPS is $11.00.
The P/E Ratio is 8.15%.
Aflac has a relatively low price to earnings ratio compared to the overal S&P 500 average, which is about 25%.
Some investors look for very low p/e stocks with the hopes of investing in an undervalued stock. Of course, this is just one factor to consider.
Stocks can make big percentage moves on the earnings announcement.
Companies announce earnings either before the market open or after the close.
The Earnings Release Date for Aflac Inc was Wed, Oct 25, 2017.
Since this earnings release 118 days ago, the stock price is up by +6.02%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Wed, Jan 31, 2018, which was 20 days ago.
Since this earnings date, the stock price is up by +1.22%.
The Annual Dividend Yield is 2.32%.
Aflac Inc is one of the few S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats stocks.
The Dividend Aristocrats are S&P 500 constituents that have increased their dividend payouts for 25 consecutive years. The companies that make up the Dividend Aristocrats span ten different business sectors with both growth and value holdings. Wikipedia
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The Ex-Date is Tue, Feb 20, 2018, Today.
The Pay Date is Thu, Mar 1, 2018 which is in 9 days.
The dividend payment date is the date the dividend is scheduled to be paid.
It should show in your account on that day or the next day the stock market is open.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.