FBL Financial Group (NYSE:FFG) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The financial services provider reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.92 by ($0.17), Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of $158.64 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $190.76 million. FBL Financial Group had a return on equity of 9.24% and a net margin of 26.31%.
Shares of FBL Financial Group stock traded down $0.71 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $68.41. The stock had a trading volume of 13,290 shares, compared to its average volume of 16,806. The company has a market cap of $1.71 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.84 and a beta of 0.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.08, a current ratio of 0.03 and a quick ratio of 0.03. FBL Financial Group has a 1 year low of $63.66 and a 1 year high of $85.70.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded FBL Financial Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 24th.
About FBL Financial Group
FBL Financial Group, Inc, through its subsidiaries, sells individual life insurance and annuity products. The Annuity segment sells various traditional annuity products that primarily consist of fixed rate and indexed annuities, and supplementary contracts. The Life Insurance segment offers whole life, term life, and universal life policies.
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