Aflac Inc (AFL)
6 Dec 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$31,060.26|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||466.09|
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, September 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Aflac Inc.'s (Aflac) 'A ' long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and the 'AA-' Insurance Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of Aflac's insurance subsidiaries. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A complete list of rating actions appears at the end of this release. Key Ratings Drivers The affirmation of Aflac's ratings reflects the company's strong, steady earnings, leverage ratios that
- Life insurer Aflac Inc , which counts on Japan for almost 80 percent of its business, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by higher premium growth in its Japanese unit.
* Expects 3rd-qtr profit/share $1.41-$1.51 vs. est. $1.53
July 30 - Life insurer Aflac Inc reported a 84 percent rise in second-quarter profit, helped by strong revenue growth in its Japanese unit.
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