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Executive Summary

Aegon N.V. provides insurance, pensions, and asset management services in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and fair value.

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Share Price & News

How has Aegon's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: AGN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Dutch stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AGN's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




NL Insurance


NL Market

1 Year Return




NL Insurance


NL Market

Return vs Industry: AGN exceeded the Dutch Insurance industry which returned 5.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AGN exceeded the Dutch Market which returned 21.1% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day2.8%2.2%-1.3%
30 Day17.2%10.2%1.9%
90 Day29.2%8.9%7.9%
1 Year46.7%42.9%10.6%5.5%23.4%21.1%
3 Year-13.9%-26.4%18.7%1.2%19.1%7.3%
5 Year11.7%-15.2%60.5%23.6%65.8%35.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Aegon's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Aegon undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AGN (€4.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€14.96)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AGN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AGN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (188.8x) compared to the XE Insurance industry average (13.3x).

PE vs Market: AGN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (188.8x) compared to the Dutch market (26.6x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: AGN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (6x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AGN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the XE Insurance industry average (1.1x).

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Future Growth

How is Aegon forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AGN's forecast earnings growth (31.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).

Earnings vs Market: AGN's earnings (31.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Dutch market (26.7% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: AGN's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-27.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AGN's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-27.7% per year).

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AGN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.1%).

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Past Performance

How has Aegon performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AGN has a large one-off loss of €391.0M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: AGN's current net profit margins (0.09%) are lower than last year (1.8%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AGN has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 21% per year.

Accelerating Growth: AGN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: AGN had negative earnings growth (-96.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Insurance industry average (-7.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: AGN's Return on Equity (0.2%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Aegon's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AGN's short term assets (€41.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (€30.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: AGN's short term assets (€41.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€388.8B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AGN is debt free.

Reducing Debt: AGN has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 73.4%.

Debt Coverage: AGN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: AGN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Aegon current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: AGN's dividend (2.91%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Dutch market (1.88%).

High Dividend: AGN's dividend (2.91%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Dutch market (4.26%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: AGN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: AGN has only been paying a dividend for 9 years, and since then payments have fallen.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (686%), AGN's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: AGN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (38% payout ratio).

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Lard Friese (58 yo)



Mr. E. Friese also known as Lard, serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board at AEGON N.V since May 15, 2020. Mr. Friese served as Chair of the management and Chief Executive Off...

Leadership Team

Matthew Rider
CFO & Member of the Executive and Management Board3.83yrs€1.74m0.0039%
€ 322.9k
E. Friese
CEO & Chairman of Management Board0.83yrno data0.0018%
€ 148.5k
Marco B. Keim
CEO of Aegon International & Member of the Management Board12.75yrsno datano data
Mark Mullin
CEO of Aegon Americas & Member of the Management Board11.17yrsno datano data
C. M. Mahieu
Global Head of Human Resources & Member of the Management Board4.58yrsno datano data
Allegra Cristina van Hövell-Patrizi
Chief Risk Officer & Member of the Management Board5.17yrsno datano data
J. van Klinken
General Counsel4.58yrsno datano data
Mark Bloom
Global CTO & Member of the Management Board4.58yrsno datano data
Maarten Edixhoven
CEO of Aegon the Netherlands & Member of the Management Board1.42yrsno datano data
Bas NieuweWeme
Global CEO of Aegon Asset Management & Member of Management Board1.75yrsno datano data
Michael Holliday-Williams
CEO of Aegon UK & Member of Management Board1yrno datano data
Duncan Russell
Chief Transformation Officer & Member of Management Board0.50yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: AGN's management team is considered experienced (4.2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Dona Young
Independent Supervisory Board Member7.83yrs€158.00k0.00066%
€ 55.1k
Thomas Wellauer
Independent Member of Supervisory Board0.83yrno datano data
Ben Noteboom
Independent Supervisory Board Member5.83yrs€103.00k0.0012%
€ 96.8k
Mark Ellman
Independent Supervisory Board Member3.83yrs€115.00kno data
William L. Connelly
Independent Supervisory Board Chairman2.83yrs€169.00kno data
Francis Blom
Board Observer0.42yrno datano data
Corien Wortmann-Kool
Independent Supervisory Board Vice Chairman4.17yrs€123.00kno data
Caroline Ramsay
Independent Supervisory Board Member0.83yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: AGN's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Aegon N.V.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Aegon N.V.
  • Ticker: AGN
  • Exchange: ENXTAM
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Life and Health Insurance
  • Sector: Insurance
  • Market Cap: €8.343b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.02b
  • Website: https://www.aegon.com

Number of Employees


  • Aegon N.V.
  • Aegonplein 50
  • The Hague
  • Zuid-Holland
  • 2591 TV
  • Netherlands


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AEGNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)AMER REGD CERT(1 SH EUR0.12)USUSDJun 1985
AEG NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)AMER REGD CERT(1 SH EUR0.12)MXMXNJun 1985
AENFDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)AMER REGD CERT(1 SH EUR0.12)DEEURJun 1985
0Q0YLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesGBEURJul 1988
AENDDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJul 1988
AGNSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon SharesCHCHFJul 1988
AGNENXTAM (Euronext Amsterdam)YesCommon SharesNLEURJul 1988
AEGO.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJul 1988
AGNBIT (Borsa Italiana)YesCommon SharesITEURJul 1988
AENDXTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesCommon SharesDEEURJul 1988
AGNABATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesCommon SharesGBEURJul 1988
AGNWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesATEURJul 1988


Aegon N.V. provides insurance, pensions, and asset management services in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Its insurance products include life, accident, and health insurance; property and casualty insuranc...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/03/04 20:43
End of Day Share Price2021/03/04 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.