Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Aflac Incorporated

Aflac Incorporated (AFL) : Tuesdays money flow analysis of Aflac Incorporated (AFL) indicates the selling of stock on the strength of price. The investors sold the stock on every rise as seen in the downtick transactions of $49.89 million. In comparison, the inflow of money on upticks was a meager $18.13 million. The dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the downtick trades was negative $31.76 million. The uptick to downtick ratio of 0.36 in the money flow shows weakness. The uptick block trades were valued at $2.46 million. The downtick transaction value was high at $31.99 million, which denotes distribution on strength. The uptick to downtick ratio of block trades was 0.08. Hence, the net money flow in the stock was negative ($29.53 million). Aflac Incorporated (AFL) gained $0.17 at $72.66, a change of 0.23% over the previous days close.


The company Insiders own 3.9% of Aflac Incorporated shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -11.45% . Institutional Investors own 62.12% of Aflac Incorporated shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -6.84%. In an insider trading activity, The Officer (Sr. Vice President), of AFLAC INC, Wilkey Robin Y had unloaded 3,065 shares at $70.23 per share in a transaction on June 24, 2016. The total value of transaction was $215,255. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Shares of Aflac Incorporated rose by 2.38% in the last five trading days and 6.16% for the last 4 weeks. Aflac Incorporated is up 12.37% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 23.82%.

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $73.04, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $73.53 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $73 and closed the trading day at $73.2, in the green by 0.74%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,488,280. The stock had closed at $72.66 in the previous days trading.

Aflac Incorporated (Aflac) is a business holding company. The Company is engaged in supplemental health and life insurance, which is marketed and administered through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus (Aflac). Aflac offers insurance policies in Japan and the United States that provide a layer of financial protection against income and asset loss. Aflacs insurance business consists of two segments: Aflac Japan and Aflac U.S. Aflac Japan sells voluntary supplemental insurance products, including cancer plans, medical indemnity plans, medical/sickness riders, care plans, living benefit life plans, ordinary life insurance plans and annuities. Aflac U.S. sells insurance products, including products designed to protect individuals from depletion of assets, such as accident, cancer, critical illness/care, hospital intensive care, hospital indemnity, fixed-benefit dental and vision care plans, and loss-of-income products.

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