First American Corporation

Financial Services

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$5.71 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$7.02 billion
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$4.29 billion
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Company Profile

First American Corporation had its IPO on 2010-05-28 under the ticker symbol FAF.

The company operates in the Financial Services sector and Insurance-Specialty industry. First American Corporation has a staff strength of 21,153 employees.

Stock update

Shares of First American Corporation opened at $60.25 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $60.01 - $61.38, and closed at $60.23.

This is a +0.07% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 326,788 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of First American Corporation have slipped by -3.93%.

First American Corporation's Key Ratios

First American Corporation has a market cap of $5.71 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.2398 and a price to sales ratio of 0.648.

In the last 12-months First American Corporation’s revenue was $7.02 billion with a gross profit of $4.29 billion and an EBITDA of $529.70 million. The EBITDA ratio measures First American Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, First American Corporation’s operating margin was 5.1% while its return on assets stood at 1.4% with a return of equity of 4.19%.

In Q1, First American Corporation’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -50.1% while revenue growth was a negative 28.9%.

First American Corporation’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.01 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 9.5057 and a PEG multiple of 2.04. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into First American Corporation’s profitability.

First American Corporation stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 0.6557 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 0. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.648.

First American Corporation stock pays annual dividends of $2.07 per share, indicating a yield of 3.76% and a payout ratio of 38.31%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$20.14 billion
Total Liabilities
$238.90 million
Operating Cash Flow
$426.90 million
Capital Expenditure
$63.10 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

First American Corporation ended 2024 with $20.14 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $20.14 billion while shareholder equity stood at $4.76 billion.

First American Corporation ended 2024 with $18.80 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $238.90 million in other current liabilities, 1030.00 in common stock, $3.71 billion in retained earnings and $1.81 billion in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $1.98 billion and cash and short-term investments were $1.98 billion. The company’s total short-term debt was $1,394,500,000 while long-term debt stood at $1.90 billion.

First American Corporation’s total current assets stands at $1.98 billion while long-term investments were $8.45 billion and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $366.80 million compared to accounts payable of $775.30 million and inventory worth $0.

In 2024, First American Corporation's operating cash flow was $426.90 million while its capital expenditure stood at $63.10 million.

Comparatively, First American Corporation paid $0.38 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

Current Trading Price
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Analyst Target Price

First American Corporation stock is currently trading at $60.23 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $64.0383 and a 52-week low of $64.0383. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $61.8.

Its 50-day moving average was $59.88 and 200-day moving average was $56.21 The short ratio stood at 3.17 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 365.3% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 8849.4% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About First American Corporation

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of First American Corporation is FAF

The IPO of First American Corporation took place on 2010-05-28

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First American Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides financial services. It operates through Title Insurance and Services, and Specialty Insurance segments. The Title Insurance and Services segment issues title insurance policies on residential and commercial property, as well as offers related products and services. This segment also provides closing and/or escrow services; products, services, and solutions to mitigate risk or otherwise facilitate real estate transactions; and appraisals and other valuation-related products and services, lien release and document custodial services, warehouse lending services, default-related products and services, mortgage subservicing, and related products and services, as well as banking, trust, and wealth management services. In addition, it accommodates tax-deferred exchanges of real estate; and maintains, manages, and provides access to title plant data and records. This segment offers its products through a network of direct operations and agents in 49 states and in the District of Columbia, as well as in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, and internationally. The Specialty Insurance segment provides home warranty products, including residential service contracts that cover residential systems, such as heating and air conditioning systems, and various appliances against failures that occur as the result of normal usage during the coverage period. This segment operates in 35 states and the District of Columbia. The company was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Santa Ana, California.


1 First American Way, Santa Ana, CA, United States, 92707-5913