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Tuesday, Oct 1
Aflac raised to Buy at FBR
- Aflac (AFL) is ready to close its 30% YTD underperformance gap to peers, says analyst Randy Binner, thanks to the boost to sales from the Japan Post deal, better news on solvency margin ratio (SMR), and yen repatriation.
- Previous: Aflac management believes the Japan Post alliance is a game-changer.
- The price target is lifted to $71 from $60.