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American Financial Group Inc (AFG.N)

AFG.N on New York Stock Exchange

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22 Sep 2017
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American Financial increases annual dividend
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 04:34pm EDT 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - American Financial Group Inc ::American Financial Group Inc increases annual dividend by 12%; twelfth consecutive year of dividend increases.American Financial Group Inc says has approved an increase in company's regular annual dividend from $1.25 to $1.40 per share of common stock.  Full Article

American Financial Group Q2 earnings per share $1.61
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 05:00pm EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - American Financial Group Inc ::American financial group, inc. announces second quarter results.Q2 core operating earnings per share $1.61.Q2 earnings per share $1.61.Q2 earnings per share view $1.34 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees fy 2017 core operating earnings per share $6.40 to $6.90.American Financial Group Inc - qtrly ‍p&c insurance net earned premiums $1,065 million versus $1,027 million​.Fy2017 earnings per share view $6.50 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

American Financial Group announces notice of redemption of 6.375pct senior notes
Friday, 26 May 2017 08:55am EDT 

May 26 (Reuters) - American Financial Group Inc : :American Financial Group Inc announces notice of redemption of 6.375pct senior notes.American Financial Group Inc says has given notice of its intention to redeem all of outstanding 6.375pct senior notes due June 2042.American Financial - notes of outstanding principal balance of $230 million, will be redeemed on June 26, at 100pct of principal plus accrued & unpaid interest.  Full Article

American Financial Group to offer $350 mln of senior notes
Thursday, 25 May 2017 05:08pm EDT 

May 25 (Reuters) - American Financial Group Inc :American financial group, inc. Announces the offering of $350 million of senior notes.Notes were priced at 99.46% of their principal amount..American financial group inc - ‍registered offering of $350 million of 4.50% senior notes due june 15, 2047.​.American financial-to use portion of proceeds from offering to redeem, all of its $230 million outstanding principal amount of 6.375% senior notes due june 2042.  Full Article

American Financial Group announces Q1 earnings per share $1.72
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 05:00pm EDT 

May 3 (Reuters) - American Financial Group Inc :American Financial Group, Inc. announces first quarter results.Q1 core operating earnings per share $1.69.Q1 earnings per share $1.72.Q1 earnings per share view $1.37 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 core operating earnings per share $6.20 to $6.70.Q1 earnings per share view $1.37 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $6.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

American Financial Group announces record 2016 Q4 and full year results
Wednesday, 1 Feb 2017 05:01pm EST 

American Financial Group Inc : American Financial Group, Inc. announces record 2016 fourth quarter and full year results . Sees FY 2017 core operating earnings per share $6.20 to $6.70 . Q4 core operating earnings per share $1.98 . Q4 earnings per share $4.33 . Q4 earnings per share view $1.64 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . American Financial Group Inc-Sees full year 2016 ROE of 14.8%; 2016 core operating ROE of 12.2% . American Financial Group Inc- Expect core net operating earnings in 2017 to be between $6.20 and $6.70 per share . American Financial Group Inc- Forecasting an overall calendar year combined ratio in 92% to 94% range for 2017 .American Financial Group Inc- Targeting growth in net written premiums in range of 2% to 6% for 2017.  Full Article

American Financial says increases annual dividend by 12 pct
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016 04:30pm EDT 

American Financial Group Inc : American financial group, inc. Increases annual dividend by 12%; eleventh consecutive year of dividend increases .Increased dividendwill be paid on a quarterly basis of $0.3125 per share of common stock beginning in october 2016.  Full Article

American Financial Group sees FY 2016 core operating EPS $5.35 to $5.75
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016 05:00pm EDT 

American Financial Group Inc : American Financial Group, Inc. Announces second quarter results . Q2 earnings per share $0.62 . Q2 core operating earnings per share $1.28 . Q2 earnings per share view $1.26 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Sees fy 2016 core operating earnings per share $5.35 to $5.75 . Qtrly net investment income $423 million versus $404 million . Q2 revenue view $1.06 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Qtrly total revenues $1.58 billion versus $1.54 billion a year ago.  Full Article

American Financial Group will receive $13.5 mln if merger terminated
Monday, 25 Jul 2016 04:21pm EDT 

American Financial Group Inc :National Interstate will pay co an amount equal to $13.5 million if merger terminated.  Full Article

American Financial Group sees Q2 core oper EPS $1.25-$1.30
Monday, 25 Jul 2016 08:45am EDT 

American Financial Group Inc : American Financial Group Inc enters into merger agreement with National Interstate; announces preliminary second quarter 2016 results . Proposed transaction will not be subject to a financing condition . NATL transaction would generate a non-core tax benefit of approximately $64 million to AFG at time it is consummated . Q2 net earnings attributable to shareholders will include a non-core charge of $65 million related to Neon's exited lines of business . Sees Q2 2016 core operating earnings per share $1.25 to $1.30 . Sees Q2 2016 earnings per share $0.60 to $0.65 . Sees FY 2016 core operating earnings per share $5.35 to $5.75 . Purchase price to acquire National Interstate shares not currently owned by Great American will be approximately $320 million .NATL special committee unanimously approves AFG's offer price of $32.00 per share and $0.50 per share pre-closing dividend.  Full Article

BRIEF-American Financial increases annual dividend

* American Financial Group Inc increases annual dividend by 12%; twelfth consecutive year of dividend increases