Aflac Incorporated (AFL)
Last closing price (Jul 29 4:00 EDT):
63.14 (-0.80%) ?
Aflac Incorporated, through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. The company offers various voluntary supplemental insurance products, including cancer plans, general medical indemnity plans, medical/sickness riders, care plans, living benefit life plans, ordinary life insurance plans, and annuities in Japan. It also offers products designed to protect individuals from depletion of assets, which comprise accident, cancer, critical illness/critical care, hospital intensive care, hospital indemnity, fixed-benefit dental, and vision care plans; and loss-of-income products, such as life and short-term disability plans in the United States. The company sells its products through sales associates and brokers, independent corporate agencies, individual agencies, and affiliated corporate agencies. Aflac Incorporated was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Columbus, Georgia.
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|Greg Poole||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||Feb 10, '14||61.69||Feb 10, '15||2.35%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Jan 07, '14||64.31||78.00||Jan 07, '15||-1.82%|
|Jeffrey Schuman||Keefe, Bruyette & Woods||Buy||Oct 21, '13||64.36||83.00||Oct 21, '14||-1.90%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Oct 07, '13||61.83||75.00||Oct 07, '14||2.12%|
|Randy Binner||FBR Capital Markets & Co.||Buy||Oct 01, '13||62.32||71.00||Oct 01, '14||1.32%|
|Jeffrey Schuman||Keefe, Bruyette & Woods||Buy||Jul 18, '13||57.96||76.00||Jul 18, '14||9.01%|
|Mark Finkelstein||Evercore Partners||Buy||Jul 15, '13||57.54||68.00||Jul 15, '14||15.45%|
|John Nadel||Sterne, Agee & Leach||Buy||Jun 14, '13||56.19||Jun 14, '14||10.27%|
|Edward Shields||Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P.||Buy||May 23, '13||53.79||62.00||May 23, '14||15.00%|
|John Nadel||Sterne, Agee & Leach||Buy||Apr 25, '13||51.34||65.00||Apr 25, '14||23.64%|
|Mark Finkelstein||Evercore Partners||Buy||Apr 18, '13||47.76||61.00||Apr 18, '14||32.01%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Apr 01, '13||50.93||65.00||Apr 01, '14||24.64%|
|Mark Finkelstein||Evercore Partners||Buy||Feb 28, '13||48.79||61.00||Feb 28, '14||29.90%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Jan 02, '13||52.75||65.00||Jan 02, '14||26.64%|
|John Nadel||Sterne, Agee & Leach||Buy||Nov 20, '12||49.71||63.00||Nov 20, '13||33.33%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Sep 30, '12||46.36||58.00||Sep 30, '13||34.19%|
|Randy Binner||FBR Capital Markets & Co.||Buy||Apr 08, '12||42.37||52.00||Apr 08, '13||19.21%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Mar 25, '12||45.52||58.00||Mar 25, '13||13.18%|
|John Nadel||Sterne, Agee & Leach||Buy||Nov 28, '11||39.30||59.00||Nov 28, '12||31.35%|
|Jay Gelb||Barclays||Buy||Oct 02, '11||32.15||50.00||Oct 02, '12||48.94%|