More on Aflac (AFL) Q3 earnings: Japan premium revenue up a stronger-than-expected 9.6% to...

|About: Aflac Incorporated (AFL)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Aflac (AFL) Q3 earnings: Japan premium revenue up a stronger-than-expected 9.6% to $4.4B. FY Japan revenue growth revised higher to 30-35%. U.S. premium revenue off a disappointing 1.5% to $335M - "Sales remain challenging."  FY U.S. revenue growth revised down to flat. Company expects up to $100M in share repurchases in Q4. Dividend is increased to $0.35/share from $0.33. Shares -0.5% AH. (PR)