Navigation Links
Aflac Incorporated Announces Third Quarter Results, Declares Fourth Quarter Cash Dividend
Date:10/23/2007

ales rising 21.1% over the third quarter of 2006. For the nine months, total new annualized premium sales increased 11.1% to $1.1 billion. As we have repeatedly discussed, we face a challenging sales comparison in the fourth quarter of this year. Sales in the fourth quarter of 2006 rose 21.2% due to the re- enrollment of a large payroll account. Despite that difficult comparison, we still believe we are well-positioned to achieve our sales objective of a 6% to 10% increase for the full year.

We were also pleased with our sales force expansion in the quarter. As expected, recruiting remained lower than a year ago. However, we still recruited approximately 6,200 new sales associates in the third quarter, bringing the number of newly recruited sales associates to more than 18,600 for the first nine months of the year. The total number of licensed sales associates at the end of September rose 5.4% over a year ago. Most importantly, the number of producing sales associates again increased in line with our expectations. On an average weekly basis, the number of producing associates was up 5.0% to approximately 10,700 in the third quarter. For the first nine months, the number of average weekly producing associates rose 6.1% over a year ago.

DIVIDEND

The board of directors declared the fourth quarter cash dividend. The fourth quarter dividend of $.205 per share is payable on December 3, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 16, 2007.

OUTLOOK

Commenting on the company's third quarter results, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Daniel P. Amos stated: "I am very pleased with Aflac's performance during the third quarter and for the first nine months of 2007. Throughout this year, our operations in Japan and the United States have met or exceeded our expectations.

"Aflac Japan has produced steady revenue growth and expanding profit margins in 2007. As a result, Aflac Japan continued to generate strong pretax o
'/>"/>

SOURCE Aflac Incorporated
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Related medicine news :

1. PM announces a new health care order for India
2. Ramdoss Announces Introduction of RCH-II
3. Britain Announces Third Transfusion Related Mad Cow Case
4. Gates Foundation Announces $287 Million In Grants Towards AIDS Vaccine
5. Tibet Announces the Dalai Lama’s Tour of South Americ
6. NHS announces further Cost cutting Measures
7. Indian PM Announces Of Setting Up India Study Center At Tashkent
8. PowderMed Announces Needle-Less Flu Vaccine
9. Malaysia Announces Prison term On People Donating HIV-Contaminated Blood
10. Australian Government Announces Survey To Tackle Childhood Obesity
11. New Zealand Announces 10-year Plan For Betterment Of Mental Health Care
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/22/2014)... 23, 2014 A classic black prom dress ... most famous dress suppliers, has unveiled its new items of ... are now offered at a big discount, up to 70% ... , The new black prom dresses, made with the ... meet the needs of all customers, the company provides these ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Today, Dylan Queen, a renowned brand in ... dresses; the business offers a wide range of special ... worldwide, allowing them to create multiple looks easily. , ... new collection of chic wedding dresses has been prepared ... at discounted rates now. Dylan Queen can always create ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... Discount-Dress.com is an important company in the ... increase the company’s online market share by a series of ... dresses and announced a bridesmaid dress promotion for the new ... 2014. All the dresses from this company are not only ... Discount-Dress.com is very good at manufacturing wedding dresses. Customers prefer ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) November 22, 2014 ... about the pain caused by the machine," said an ... injury, she had to go back a second time ... my invention idea." , She developed the patent-pending MAMO ... for breast cancer. The design saves the patient from ...
(Date:11/22/2014)... 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The wide variety and ... a threat for people with food allergies, an expert ... so many types of food allergies that it can ... holidays," Dr. Guha Krishnaswamy, director of allergy and clinical ... a hospital news release. "If you know you ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Black Prom Dresses from BellasDress.com 2Health News:Dylan Queen Introduces Its New Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Bridesmaid Dresses Introduced by Famous Company Discount-Dress.com For The New Year 2015 2Health News:'Tis the Season of Challenges for Those With Food Allergies 2
... Organization (WHO) it was found that tobacco usage is on ... It said that the industry is luring people and the ... The theme of the World No Tobacco Day states that ... addictive, harmful and can cause death. , Dr ...
... thing in the US of A is the best ... an independent environmental organisation Sierra Club to the tune ... water. They attribute it to the Environmental Protection Agency's ... and seasonal streams. ,Utah (79/2.0/90*), Colorado (68/3.6/83), ...
... diva Elizabeth Taylor took to the airways to try to quash ... ,"Do I look like I'm dying? Do I look like or ... broadcast of CNN's Larry King Live. ,The adamant 74-year-old, ... because of chronic back pain as she answered a range of ...
... in US is all set to use Singapore as a ... from leukaemia// , of the developing Southeast Asian countries. ... to be used in the transplants the children need. ... here," The Straits Times quoted Allen Yeoh, senior consultant at ...
... smoking-related lung damages in healthy smokers//. ,A harmless gas, helium is now ... the University of Wisconsin-Madison finds. MRI (magnetic resonance imaging),a diagnostic technique creates clear and ... images. ... ...
... survey on NHS hospitals revealed falling standards of cleanliness ... ,Comparing to 56 percent people in 2002, only 52 ... in 2003 said lavatories were very clean, but only ... NHS patients' survey reported high levels of general satisfaction ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Drinking water in America not all that safe: says report 2Health News:Helium And MRI Scanning Clearly Detects Smoker Lungs – Research Find 2
(Date:11/21/2014)... 2014 In September 2014, the staff at ... a new product development plan that started with the ... lab coat , aptly named "Vera G.," after ... the world. The new women,s designer lab coat is ... sleek envelope collar, vertical princess and high waist seaming, ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... N.J. , Nov. 21, 2014  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. ... the 2014 Legend of Technology Award for Vision, Innovation, and ... Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer. This award recognizes an individual who ... New Jersey for several decades. ... Technology Award," stated Stuart Peltz , Ph.D., CEO of ...
(Date:11/21/2014)... , Nov. 20, 2014  Market research firm Kalorama information ... of The Buy, in the medical device industry.  The ... devices will produce just 3% growth this year, which ... acquisitions of product lines and entrance by acquisition into ... of medical devices, The Global Market for Medical ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Medelita Introduces Medical Industry's First Limited Edition Women's Designer Lab Coat 2PTC Therapeutics Announces CEO, Dr. Stuart Peltz Recipient of The New Jersey Technology Council's 2014 Legend of Technology Award 2PTC Therapeutics Announces CEO, Dr. Stuart Peltz Recipient of The New Jersey Technology Council's 2014 Legend of Technology Award 3Kalorama: 2014 The "Year of The Buy" in Medical Device Industry 2
... Aug. 17 In response to unprecedented devastation and human ... Foundations today announced it would give an additional $5 million ... "We need everyone to pitch in to the ... Open Society Foundation in Pakistan – FOSI-Pakistan. "While the government ...
... FEICHENG, China, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ... ... var shortURL ... by longUrl, so we need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) { ...
Cached Medicine Technology:George Soros to Boost Civil Society Response in Flood Affected Areas of Pakistan 2China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 2China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 3China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 4China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 5China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 6China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 7China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 8China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 9China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 10China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 11China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 12China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 13China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 14China Ruitai International Holdings Co., Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter 2010 15
... BloodTrack Courier* controls and monitors the ... of hospital refrigerators. BloodTrack Courier provides a ... your hospital network. , BloodTrack Courier electronically ... hospital environment, from its receipt of blood ...
Lasts up to 3 months , Absorbable copolymer of glycolic acid and trimethylene carbonate , Designed to provide relief from short term dry eye conditions. , Appropriate for surgery-related d...
... Proclear Multifocal are the only contact ... experienced by those with aging eyes: presbyopia ... lenses combine a superior lens design, Balanced ... made using our patented PC Technology. The ...
... Accommodating Intraocular Lens is for the treatment of ... many middle aged and older patients. , Presbyopia ... the natural lens of the eye as a ... elastic. With less elasticity, the eye has a ...
Medicine Products: