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Aflac Inc (AFL.N)

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Aflac Incorporated Q2 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $1.07
Thursday, 26 Jul 2018 

July 26 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::ORPORATED ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER RESULTS, UPWARDLY REVISES 2018 ADJUSTED EPS OUTLOOK, DECLARES THIRD QUARTER CASH DIVIDEND.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.07.Q2 REVENUE $5.6 BILLION VERSUS $5.4 BILLION.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.99 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $3.90 TO $4.06.SEES Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE ABOUT $0.87 TO $1.02.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $3.97 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.98 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Aflac Reports Q1 EPS Of $0.91
Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018 

April 25 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER RESULTS, AFFIRMS 2018 OUTLOOK, DECLARES SECOND QUARTER CASH DIVIDEND.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.05.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.91.Q1 REVENUE $5.5 BILLION VERSUS $5.3 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.97 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES FY 2018 SALES UP 3 TO 5 PERCENT.CONTINUE TO EXPECT SHARE REPURCHASE WILL BE IN RANGE OF $1.1 BILLION TO $1.4 BILLION IN 2018.IN YEN TERMS, AFLAC JAPAN'S PREMIUM INCOME, NET OF REINSURANCE, WAS ¥353.3 BILLION IN QUARTER , OR 2.6% LOWER THAN A YEAR AGO.AFLAC - IF YEN AVERAGES 100 TO 110 TO DOLLAR FOR Q2, EXPECT Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE TO BE ABOUT $0.91 TO $1.05.CONTINUE TO EXPECT SHARE REPURCHASE WILL BE IN RANGE OF $1.1 TO $1.4 BILLION IN 2018.REITERATE 2018 EARNINGS GUIDANCE.  Full Article

Aflac Issues Statement Regarding Recent Allegations
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 

Jan 12 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::AFLAC SAYS INVESTIGATED CLAIMS MADE IN RECENT MEDIA STORIES AND "FOUND THEM TO BE WITHOUT MERIT".AFLAC SAYS ‍INTENDS TO FIGHT "ALLEGATIONS" AGAINST CO BEGINNING WITH FILING FOR THEIR DISMISSAL​.AFLAC - INDIVIDUALS REFERRED TO IN RECENT MEDIA STORIES ARE "NOT EMPLOYEES OF AFLAC".AFLAC - INDIVIDUALS REFERRED TO IN RECENT MEDIA STORIES "‍CAN BE PART-TIME AND LICENSED TO SELL WITH OTHER COMPANIES AS WELL"​.  Full Article

Aflac Inc Creates Asset Management Subsidiaries
Wednesday, 3 Jan 2018 

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::AFLAC INCORPORATED CREATES ASSET MANAGEMENT SUBSIDIARIES; AFLAC GLOBAL INVESTMENTS TO CONTINUE AS INVESTMENT DIVISION.AFLAC - ANNOUNCED ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW SUBSIDIARY, AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC.AFLAC INC - ‍ ESTABLISHMENT OF ITS NEW SUBSIDIARY AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC IS EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE AS EARLY AS APRIL 1, 2018​.AFLAC - ERIC KIRSCH NAMED PRESIDENT OF AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC.AFLAC INC - ‍HIDETO YAMAMOTO HAS BEEN NAMED PRESIDENT OF AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT JAPAN LTD​.AFLAC INC - ADDITIONALLY, COMPANY CREATED A SUBSIDIARY OF AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC CALLED AFLAC ASSET MANAGEMENT JAPAN LTD.AFLAC - AFLAC GLOBAL INVESTMENTS TO MAINTAIN ITS ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE.AFLAC - AFLAC GLOBAL INVESTMENTS TO CONTINUE TO MANAGE GENERAL ACCOUNT INVESTMENT PORTFOLIOS OF AFLAC JAPAN & AFLAC U.S..  Full Article

Aflac Inc Responds To Tax Reform With Plan For Additional Investments In The U.S. Of $250 Mln
Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::AFLAC INCORPORATED RESPONDS TO TAX REFORM WITH PLAN FOR ADDITIONAL INVESTMENTS IN THE U.S. OF $250 MILLION TARGETING WORKFORCE, STRATEGIC ALLOCATIONS FOR BUSINESS GROWTH, AND RENEWED AND STRENGTHENED COMMITMENT TO CHILDHOOD CANCER.AFLAC - ‍EFFECTIVE 2018, CO MAKES COMMITMENT TO INCREASE CO'S 401(K) MATCH, FROM 50 PCT TO 100 PCT ON FIRST 4 PCT OF EMPLOYEE CONTRIBUTION​.AFLAC INC - EXPECTS TO INCREASE OVERALL INVESTMENT IN U.S. BY APPROXIMATELY $250 MILLION OVER THREE TO FIVE YEARS.  Full Article

Aflac reports Q3 earnings per share $1.80
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc :Aflac incorporated announces third quarter results, upwardly revises 2017 operating eps outlook, increases fourth quarter cash dividend 4.7 pct.Q3 operating earnings per share $1.70.Q3 earnings per share $1.80.Q3 revenue $5.5 billion versus $5.7 billion.Q3 earnings per share view $1.63 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees Q4 non-GAAP operating earnings per share about $1.42 to $1.66.Aflac Inc - ‍pretax net realized gains from securities transactions and impairments for Q3 amounted to $53 million​.Aflac Inc - "‍continue to anticipate that we'll repurchase in range of $1.3 to $1.5 billion of our shares in 2017​".Aflac Inc - ‍pretax net realized investment gains from certain derivative and foreign currency activities in quarter were $18 million​.Aflac Inc - ‍continue to anticipate a long-term growth rate of 3 pct to 5 pct in new annualized premium sales through 2019​.Aflac Inc - ‍continue to target a long-term growth rate in range of 4 pct to 6 pct through 2019​.Aflac Inc - ‍net earnings in quarter also included a pretax charge of $10 million, reflecting Japan branch conversion costs​.Aflac Inc - ‍revising 2017 operating earnings per diluted share outlook to $6.75 to $6.95​.Fy2017 earnings per share view $6.70 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q4 earnings per share view $1.55 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Aflac will soon float about 60 bln yen in yen-denominated hybrid bonds - Nikkei‍​
Friday, 13 Oct 2017 

Oct 13 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Aflac Inc will soon float about 60 billion yen or so in yen-denominated hybrid bonds - Nikkei ‍​.  Full Article

Aflac Q2 operating earnings per share $1.83
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 

July 27 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::Aflac Incorporated announces second quarter results, affirms 2017 outlook, declares third quarter cash dividend.Q2 operating earnings per share $1.83.Q2 earnings per share view $1.64 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 earnings per share $1.79.Q2 revenue $5.4 billion.Fy2017 earnings per share view $6.51, revenue view $21.55 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aflac inc - in yen terms, aflac japan's premium income, net of reinsurance, decreased 2.7% in q2 to ¥358.0 billion.Q2 revenue view $5.44 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Aflac inc - continue to anticipate will repurchase in range of $1.3 billion to $1.5 billion of co's shares in 2017.  Full Article

Aflac receives notice of unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corp to buy up to 1.5 mln shares of Aflac common stock
Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 

June 27 (Reuters) - Aflac Inc ::Aflac - received notice of unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital corporation to buy up to 1.5 million shares of aflac incorporated common stock.Aflac Inc - TRC Capital's offer is at a price of $74.25 per share.Recommends that shareholders do not tender their shares of Aflac incorporated common stock in response to the offer."Aflac does not endorse this unsolicited offer".  Full Article

Aflac announces investment partnership with Nxt Capital
Friday, 31 Mar 2017 

Aflac Inc : Aflac announces investment partnership with Nxt Capital . Aflac- aflac global investments will initially fund $500 million portfolio .Aflac - Aflac will also invest approximately $50 million, which will be funded from Aflac's insurance general account for a minority stake in Nxt Capital.  Full Article

BRIEF-Aflac Reports Q1 EPS Of $0.91

* ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER RESULTS, AFFIRMS 2018 OUTLOOK, DECLARES SECOND QUARTER CASH DIVIDEND