The company in question is, Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) currently with a stock price of 73.03 (-0.06% today). The market cap for Aflac Incorporated is 30107.03, and is in the sector Financial, and Accident & Health Insurance industry. The target price for Aflac Incorporated is 71.75. Currently Aflac Incorporated is trading with a P/E of 12.01, and a forward P/E of 10.42. Average volume for Aflac Incorporated is 2021.85 and so far today it is 482548.
Performance in the last year for Aflac Incorporated has been 17.73%. For EPS growth, Aflac Incorporated has seen a growth of -10.00%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 2.39%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 3.50% over the last five years and could be 9.29% for the next five years. Aflac Incorporated has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 2.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 0.20%. The 20-day simple moving average is 2.69%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 13.56%.
Since the IPO date for Aflac Incorporated on the 7/19/1984, Aflac Incorporated has seen performance year to date to be 23.60%. With Aflac Incorporated trading at 73.03, the dividend yield is 2.24%, and the EPS is 6.08.
So could Aflac Incorporated, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 12.01. The PEG is 1.29, P/S is 1.41 and the P/B is at 1.33. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.
Aflac Incorporated ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.22, and total debt/equity at 0.22.
In terms of margins, Aflac Incorporated has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 19.30% and a profit margin of 12.00%.Payout ratio for Aflac Incorporated is 26.50%. Return on assets come to 2.00% with return on investment coming to 12.40%.
Insider ownership for Aflac Incorporated, is at 0.30% and institutional ownership comes to 68.60%. Outstanding shares are at 412.03. While shares float is 405.27. The float short is currently 1.78%, and short ratio is 3.58.