Aflac Releases 4Q Earnings

COLUMBUS, GA (WXTX) - In a fourth quarter earnings report released Monday, Aflac's total revenues rose 6% in the last three months of 2008 to $4.3 billion compared to $4 billion the year before.

Aflac's losses in Icelandic investsments were also factors in the net earnings.

For all of 2008, revenues for Aflac totaled $16.6 billion -- up 7.5% from 2007.