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AFL Aflac PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Nov 29, 2023, the AFL stock has a PE ratio of 10.67. This is based on the current EPS of $7.65 and the stock price of $81.63 per share. An increase of 10% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 9.7 of the last 4 quarters.

AFL PE ratio history

How has AFL's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Aflac over the last ten years is 9.59. The current 10.67 PE ratio is 11% above the historical average. Over the past ten years, AFL's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2019 quarter at 13.3, with a price of $54.81 and an EPS of $4.12. The Sep 2020 quarter recorded the bottom point at 5.66, with a price of $36.35 and an EPS of $6.42.


Aflac PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 59.21% in 2018

Maximum annual decrease: -44.07% in 2020

Year PE ratio Change
2022 10.87 19.45%
2021 9.1 36.84%
2020 6.65 -44.07%
2019 11.89 -1.08%
2018 12.02 59.21%
2017 7.55 -29.9%
2016 10.77 5.69%
2015 10.19 9.1%
2014 9.34 -4.89%
2013 9.82 13.53%

AFL average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of AFL for the past years

The current PE ratio of AFL is greater than its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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AFL PE vs peers

What is AFL's PE ratio compared to its peers

AFL's PE ratio is lower than its peer stocks CI and PFG, but it is greater than UNM's and CNO's. Aflac is presently trading at a lower PE ratio (10.67) than its peer group average of 12.48.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
UNM Unum Group 6.79 $8.26B
CNO CNO Financial Group Inc 10.48 $2.94B
AFL Aflac Inc 10.67 $47.7B
PFG Principal Financial Group Inc 11.74 $17.68B
AAME Atlantic American Corp 14.62 $38.76M
CI Cigna Corp 14.63 $76.92B
AIZ Assurant Inc 16.61 $8.61B

Frequently asked questions

What is Aflac's PE ratio?

AFL's price to earnings ratio is 10.67 as of Nov 29, 2023.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Aflac (AFL)?

The average PE ratio for AFL stock over the past 3 years is 8.45.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Aflac (AFL)?

The average PE ratio for AFL stock over the past 5 years is 9.34.

What is the highest PE ratio for AFL?

In the last ten years, the Jun 2019 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 13.3.

How does the current PE ratio for AFL compare to its historical average?

AFL's current price to earnings ratio is 11% above its 10-year historical average.

How is AFL's PE ratio calculated (Aflac PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Nov 29, 2023), Aflac's stock price is $81.63. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $7.65. Therefore, Aflac's P/E ratio for today is 10.67. PE RATIO(10.67) = STOCK PRICE($81.63) / TTM EPS($7.65)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.