American International Group Director Peter R. Fisher Purchases 4,280 Shares (AIG)
Posted by Rick on May 6th, 2015 // No Comments
American International Group logoAmerican International Group (NYSE:AIG) Director Peter R. Fisher acquired 4,280 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 5th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $57.99 per share, with a total value of $248,197.20. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 9,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $521,910. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.
Billionaire John Paulson?s hedge fund firm bought a position in American International Group Inc. in the first quarter valued at $800 million at the end of March, in his latest bet on the insurance industry.
AIG has a strong property and casualty insurance franchise. AIG is trading at a discount because of negative sentiment towards the company's past problems. AIG has been reducing costs and underwriting more efficiently in its core insurance areas.
Ein Gericht in den USA hat die Verstaatlichung des pleitebedrohten Versicherers American International Group (AIG) auf dem Höhepunkt der Finanzkrise des Jahres 2008 als rechtswidrig eingestuft. Richter Thomas Wheeler sagte, die US-Zentralbank habe kein Recht gehabt, ein Unternehmen zu "kontrollieren und zu leiten", dem es zuvor eine beträchtliche Menge Geld geliehen habe. Zugleich lehnte Wheeler jedoch eine Entschädigung der Aktionäre in Milliardenhöhe ab.
Warum auch nicht. Im Vergleich zu den anderen großen Versicherern, ist gemessen am Buchwert ,die Aig am günstigsten. Summary AIG shares trade at 0.79x book value as investor skepticism and below average ROE persist. Share buybacks and operational improvements should drive book value and ROE higher over the next several years. AIG warrants let current investors leverage this opportunity.
Share Price to Book Value: American International Group 0.79 Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) 0.89 MetLife Inc (NYSE:MET) 0.85 Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) 1.03
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AIG handily beats earnings expectations, buying back more shares(4:23 pm ET) American International Group Inc. (AIG: news, chart, profile) reported quarterly earnings Monday that were far better than analysts expected, and announced plans to buy back more shares. The insurer announced net income of $1.8B, or $1.32 a share, on revenue of $15.7 billion; after adjustments, profits reached $1.39 a share. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had expected AIG to report adjusted earnings of $1.22 a share on revenue of $14.9 billion. The company also detailed an increase in share buybacks, adding $5 billion to a current stock-repurchase plan. AIG stock wavered between slight gains and losses in late trading after adding 2 cents in the regular session to $64.14.
Carl Icahn, the billionaire investor known for picking fights with corporate boards, disclosed a stake in American International Group Inc. and said it should split into three companies, one offering property-casualty coverage, another selling life insurance and a third backing mortgages. The stock r ...