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First American Financial Corp FAF Stock Quote

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  • Last Close 58.32
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Insurance - Specialty
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 57.87  –  58.63
  • Year Range 43.54  –  64.50
  • Market Cap 6.0120 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 477,228.0 /  496,241.1
  • Price / Sales 0.93
  • Price / Book 1.26
  • Forward Div Yield 3.67%
  • Trailing Div Yield 3.58%

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Company Profile FAF

Business Description

First American Financial Corp is a financial services business providing insurance through two segments: title insurance and related services and specialty insurance. Title insurance and related services include real estate insurance, property closing services, third-party handling of real estate funds (escrow), risk mitigation, real estate data products, and related real estate transaction services. The title insurance sector serves residential and commercial deals. Specialty insurance includes property insurance policies, casualty insurance policies, and home warranties. Nearly all the company's revenue comes from the title insurance and related services segment in the United States.

1 First American Way
Santa Ana, CA, 92707-5913
Industry Insurance - Specialty
Employees 21,153

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FAQs for First American Financial Corp Stock

Yes. FAF has a forward dividend yield of 3.64%. See FAF’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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FAF’s market cap is 6.01 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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FAF’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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FAF’s price/sales is 0.93.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

FAF’s price/forward earnings is 25.36.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

FAF’s price/book is 1.26.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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FAF’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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