• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $52.10
  • Forecasted Upside: -8.56 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$56.98
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Analyst Price Target for AFL

Analyst Price Target is $52.10
▼ -8.56% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Aflac in the last 3 months. The average price target is $52.10, with a high forecast of $63.00 and a low forecast of $43.00. The average price target represents a -8.56% upside from the last price of $56.98.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 investment analysts is to hold stock in Aflac. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 3 buy ratings
  • 8 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
5/3/2020
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  • 7 hold ratings
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8/1/2020
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10/30/2020
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1/28/2021
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4/28/2021
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7/27/2021
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9/25/2021
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10/25/2021

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/14/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$61.00 ➝ $63.00Medium
5/19/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$60.00 ➝ $61.00Low
4/30/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price Target$48.00 ➝ $54.00Low
4/30/2021TruistBoost Price Target$48.00 ➝ $54.00Low
4/30/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$47.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/29/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$58.00 ➝ $60.00Medium
4/26/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$55.00N/A
4/20/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$55.00Low
4/5/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetCautious ➝ Neutral$51.00 ➝ $55.00Low
4/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $58.00Low
3/31/2021CitigroupBoost Price Target$40.00 ➝ $46.00Low
2/25/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $48.00High
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$53.00 ➝ $55.00High
2/8/2021TruistBoost Price Target$35.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
2/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$40.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
1/12/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$53.00Medium
1/8/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeUnderperform ➝ In-Line$43.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
12/4/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell$43.00Medium
11/18/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$48.00 ➝ $49.00Low
10/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$45.00 ➝ $46.00Low
9/22/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$35.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/30/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$44.00 ➝ $37.00Low
7/29/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$42.00 ➝ $45.00Low
7/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$40.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
5/1/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$54.00 ➝ $44.00Low
4/30/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$38.00 ➝ $40.00High
4/27/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
4/17/2020Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperform$60.00 ➝ $50.00Low
4/3/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$47.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
3/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$46.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
3/17/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$54.00 ➝ $38.00Low
3/10/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $47.00Low
2/27/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$60.00 ➝ $55.00High
1/23/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingHold$56.00Low
1/2/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralMedium
12/5/2019Raymond JamesLower Price TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $60.00Low
10/25/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetHold$55.00Low
10/10/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$51.00 ➝ $53.00Low
9/27/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetHold$54.00Medium
8/23/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$53.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
7/29/2019Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Outperform$62.00Low
7/26/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$53.00 ➝ $54.00Low
7/16/2019Evercore ISIDowngradeIn-Line ➝ Underperform$56.57Low
7/10/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$51.00 ➝ $53.00Low
6/18/2019Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy$56.00 ➝ $62.00Low
5/22/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$45.00 ➝ $53.00Low
4/30/2019Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetStrong-Buy ➝ Strong-Buy$55.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/30/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$50.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
2/4/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$48.00Low
1/2/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$51.00Medium
11/13/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$48.00 ➝ $46.00Low
10/3/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyLow
9/27/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$47.00 ➝ $48.00Low
8/17/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$49.00 ➝ $45.00Low
8/7/2018B. RileyBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$42.00 ➝ $46.00Low
8/1/2018Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$52.00Low
8/1/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$50.00Low
7/27/2018Sandler O'NeillSet Price TargetHold$50.00Low
4/26/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$47.00Low
4/25/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$48.00Medium
4/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$49.00Low
4/5/2018Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingHold$47.00Low
3/27/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$22.75 ➝ $46.00Low
3/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$47.00Low
3/26/2018Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutral$49.00Low
3/21/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$45.00Low
3/2/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$49.00Low
1/22/2018Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$44.00 ➝ $50.00Low
1/22/2018CitigroupUpgradeStrong-Buy$44.00 ➝ $50.00Low
1/16/2018Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/9/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$42.00 ➝ $45.00Low
12/1/2017Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$42.00Low
11/6/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
10/25/2017Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$41.00N/A
10/18/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$44.00N/A
10/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$35.50N/A
9/28/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$41.00Medium
9/26/2017CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$41.00 ➝ $38.50Low
9/8/2017Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
8/24/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingOverweightLow
8/11/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$36.50 ➝ $39.50Low
7/12/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$34.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/12/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSell$33.00Low
7/4/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$37.50 ➝ $39.00Low
7/3/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$35.50 ➝ $36.50Low
5/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperform ➝ Underperform$31.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/19/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$35.00 ➝ $36.00Low
4/18/2017Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$40.00Low
4/6/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$37.50 ➝ $39.00Medium
4/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$37.50 ➝ $38.50Low
2/27/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$35.86 ➝ $37.50N/A
2/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperform$32.50 ➝ $31.00N/A
2/2/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetUnderperform$32.50 ➝ $31.00N/A
1/26/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$36.50N/A
1/11/2017Evercore ISIUpgradeSell ➝ HoldN/A
12/9/2016Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$37.00 ➝ $32.50N/A
12/8/2016Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ Underperform$37.00 ➝ $32.50N/A
12/5/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/28/2016FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldN/A
(Data available from 10/26/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.47 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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7/28/2021
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8/27/2021
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9/26/2021
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Current Sentiment

  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 17 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Aflac logo
Aflac, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision financial protection services. It operates through the Aflac Japan and Aflac United States (U.S.) segments. The Aflac Japan segment offers life insurance, death benefits, and cash surrender values. The Aflac U.S. segment sells voluntary supplemental insurance products for people who already have major medical or primary insurance coverage. The company was founded by John Amos, Daniel Paul Amos, and William Amos on November 17, 1955 and is headquartered in Columbus, GA.
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Today's Range

Now: $56.98
Low: $56.38
High: $57.10

50 Day Range

MA: $54.93
Low: $51.35
High: $57.52

52 Week Range

Now: $56.98
Low: $33.37
High: $57.64

Volume

2,189,382 shs

Average Volume

3,277,838 shs

Market Capitalization

$38.22 billion

P/E Ratio

6.88

Dividend Yield

2.33%

Beta

1.01

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Aflac?

The following equities research analysts have issued stock ratings on Aflac in the last year: Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Evercore ISI, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist, Truist Securities, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Aflac?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Aflac in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $52.10, suggesting a possible downside of 7.9%. Morgan Stanley has the highest price target set, predicting AFL will reach $63.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $43.00 for Aflac in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Aflac?

Aflac currently has 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in AFL, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Aflac's investor relations team?

Aflac's physical mailing address is 1932 WYNNTON ROAD, COLUMBUS GA, 31999. The financial services provider's listed phone number is (706) 323-3431 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Aflac is www.aflac.com.