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First American provides title insurance and settlement services for real estate and mortgage industries.

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First American Revenue, Funding, Number of Employees, Competitors and Acquisitions

FIRST AMERICAN CEO

Dennis J. Gilmore

CEO

Dennis J. Gilmore

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Founded:

1889

Headquarters:

Santa AnaCalifornia

Status:

PublicNYSEFAF

Industry Sector:

Insurance Brokers

Mortgage Finance

Completeness:

100%

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First American was founded in 1889 and its headquarters is located in Santa Ana, California, USA. First American has $5.8B in revenue and 18705 employees. First American's top competitors are P&G, State Farm and Primerica.

First American Competitive Set

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First AmericanFirst American ceo

Dennis J. Gilmore

CEO

84/100
1P&G ceoP&G

David Taylor

President & CEO

68/10095,000
$65.1B
2State Farm ceoState Farm

Michael L. Tipsord

CEO

69/10065,000$112.2M$76.1B
3Primerica ceoPrimerica

Glenn J. Williams

CEO

93/1001,787$320.4M$1.6B
4Avon Products ceoAvon Products

Jan Zijderveld

CEO

26,400$605M$5.7B
5Amway ceoAmway

Doug DeVos

President

73/10019,500
$10.8B
6Mary Kay ceoMary Kay

David Holl

President & CEO

82/1005,000
$4.9B
7WFG ceoWFG

Joe DiPaola

President & CEO

80/10082
$1.3M
8Atlanta Life ceoAtlanta Life

Geoffrey C. Nnadi

President & CEO

62/100

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First American Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED ACQUISITION DATEAMOUNTDESCRIPTION
TD Service Financial CorporationTD Service Financial CorporationOct 2016undisclosedTD is a provider of foreclosures, lien releases, audits, imaging, document retrieval and post-closing services to the mortgage banking industry.
Red Vision Systems, Inc.Red Vision Systems, Inc.Sep 2016undisclosedRed Vision Systems is a data solutions firm providing title searches and real property data services to financial institutions and title underwriters.
Forsythe Appraisals, LLCForsythe Appraisals, LLCApr 2016undisclosedForsythe Appraisals is an appraisal services company that provides real estate valuation solutions.
TitleVestTitleVestMar 2015undisclosedTitleVest is an insurance agency that offers property and title related insurance solutions.
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First American has acquired 5 companies.First American's latest acquisition was TD Service Financial Corporation in Oct 2016. TD is a provider of foreclosures, lien releases, audits, imaging, document retrieval and post-closing services to the mortgage banking industry.

First American News

Press Release: First American : First American Named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List for Third Year in a RowSANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, announced today that the company is one of the 2018 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, according to Fortune and global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work®. This marks the third consecutive year that First American has earned a place on the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work ForBusiness Wire
First American: First American Financial Sees Sales FallThe title insurance company is experiencing some choppiness as rates rise.Fox Business
First American: First American Financial (FAF) Tops Q4 EPS by 9c, Beats on RevenuesFirst American Financial (NYSE: FAF) reported Q4 EPS of $1.01, $0.09 better than the analyst estimate of $0.92. Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.48 billion versus the consensus estimate of $1.46 billion.StreetInsider
First American: First American Acquires Bank of America's Lien Release BusinessFirst American Financial Corporation, a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Bank of America's lien release business. Bank of America's lien release business and its employees are now part of First American's Mortgage Solutions division, a leading provider ...The post First American Acquires Bank of America's Lien Release Business appeared first on DSNews.DSNews
Press Release: First American : Rising Rates May Increase Defect Risk, According to First American's Loan Application Defect IndexSANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released the First American Loan Application Defect Index for December 2017, which estimates the frequency of defects, fraudulence and misrepresentation in the information submitted in mortgage loan applications. The Defect Index reflects estimated mortgage loan defect rates over time, by geBusiness Wire
Press Release: First American : Affordability Crisis Over-Stated, According to First American Real House Price IndexSANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released the November 2017 First American Real House Price Index (RHPI). The RHPI measures the price changes of single-family properties throughout the U.S. adjusted for the impact of income and interest rate changes on consumer house-buying power over time at national, state and metropolitaBusiness Wire
First American: First American launches 1stPayPOS Pro -- 11:29:51(EST)1-08-2018Fort Worth, Texas, Jan. 8, 2018 -- First American, an industry leader in payment technology, launched the 1stPayPOS® Pro, a new, more powerful tablet-based POS system. The cloud-based, Android POS system was developed to accelerate a merchant’s growth and provide an exceptional customer experience while minimizing the time spent on day-to-day tasks. The customizable POS provides multiple forms of payment acceptance, analytics, inventory management, time management, business tools and advanced payment security.The Green Sheet
First American: First American: Risk of Defects in Mortgage Applications Flat in NovemberThe overall risk of defects in mortgage applications was flat in November compared with October but was up 22.1% compared with November 2016, according to First American Financial Corp.'s monthly Loan Application Defect Index. However, the overall risk was down 18.6% compared with the high point of risk in October 2013. Looking just at applications [...]The post First American: Risk of Defects in Mortgage Applications Flat in November appeared first on MortgageOrb.MortgageOrb
Press Release: First American : Tightening Supply Squeezes Market Potential, According to First American Potential Home Sales ModelSANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released First American's proprietary Potential Home Sales model for the month of November 2017. November 2017 Potential Home Sales Potential existing-home sales decreased to a 5.96 million seasonally adjusted, annualized rate (SAAR), a 2.0 percent month-over-month decrease. This representsBusiness Wire
Press Release: First American : Tightening Supply Squeezes Market Potential, According to First American Potential Home Sales ModelFirst American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released First American’s proprietary Potential Home Sales model for the month of November 2017.STREETINSIDER

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First American Headquarters

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1 First American Way

Santa Ana, California 92707

1-714-250-3000

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First American Summary Information

First American provides title insurance and settlement services for real estate and mortgage industries. First American was founded in 1889. First American's headquarters is located in Santa Ana, California, USA 92707. First American's CEO, Dennis J. Gilmore, currently has an approval rating of 84%. 82% of Owler community believes the stock will go Up. First American has 18705 employees and reported 5.8B in revenue [trailing four quarters].

First American's CEO, Dennis J. Gilmore, currently has an approval rating of 84%. First American's primary competitors are  P&G State Farm Primerica.

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