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Consensus Ratings for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $161.00 (430.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
1/22/2016Deutsche BankLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/16/2015RBC CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$280.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/9/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/14/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/1/2016        
5/2/2016Q116$0.63$0.64$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2016Q415$0.90($0.19)$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2015Q315$0.73$0.77$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2015Q215$0.81$0.51$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015Q115$0.85$0.83$2.22 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2015Q414$0.84$0.76$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2014Q314$0.81$0.80$2.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014Q214$0.82$1.00$2.34 billion$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2014Q114$0.84$0.70$2.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2014Q413$0.88$1.24$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2013Q313$0.74$1.00$1.53 billion$1.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.70$0.72$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.71$0.86$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2013Q4 2012$0.04($0.09)$2.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2012Q312$0.68$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2012$0.59$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2012$0.69$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2012$0.69$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2011$0.25$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2011$0.49$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2011$0.72$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2011$0.69$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.37$0.79$0.63
Q2 20162$0.78$0.84$0.81
Q3 20163$0.78$0.91$0.86
Q4 20162$0.90$0.96$0.93
Q1 20172$0.67$0.83$0.75
Q2 20172$0.80$0.83$0.82
Q3 20172$0.76$0.89$0.83
Q4 20172$0.87$0.90$0.89
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:3.29%
Payout Ratio:35.97%
Dividend Growth:18.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/2/2016quarterly$0.253.07%5/12/20165/16/20166/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2016special$2.003.32%2/18/20162/22/20163/9/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2015quarterly$0.252.72%11/12/201511/16/201512/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2015quarterly$0.252.56%8/13/20158/17/20159/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2015quarterly$0.252.52%5/14/20155/18/20156/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2015quarterly$0.252.39%2/19/20152/23/20153/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2014quarterly$0.252.57%11/13/201411/17/201412/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014quarterly$0.252.69%8/14/20148/18/20149/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2014quarterly$0.252.51%5/8/20145/12/20145/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2014quarterly$0.252.35%2/20/20142/24/20143/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2014special$1.002.37%2/20/20142/24/20143/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013quarterly$0.201.97%11/7/201311/12/201311/26/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2013quarterly$0.202.28%8/8/20138/12/20138/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2013quarterly$0.202.37%5/9/20135/13/20135/29/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2013quarterly$0.202.51%2/19/20132/21/20133/7/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/10/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy105,100$30.20$3,174,020.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy49,900$28.90$1,442,110.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy111,900$28.55$3,194,745.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2015Jonathan D KantorEVPSell40,276$39.21$1,579,221.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2015D Craig MenseCFOSell25,000$42.09$1,052,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/7/2014D Craig MenseCFOSell17,855$41.64$743,482.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/14/2014D Craig MenseCFOSell32,145$41.95$1,348,482.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2013Thomas PontarelliEVPSell3,259$32.01$104,320.59View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateHeadline
06/24/16 07:03 AMMarkets calm as European Union referendum under way in Britain
06/17/16 11:12 AMCCB Financial Leasing Corp. Ltd. ‘A/A-1’ And ‘cnAA+/cnA-1’ Ratings Affirmed; Outlook Stable
06/11/16 11:30 AMCNA Financial Corporation (CNA) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for June 09
06/10/16 04:29 PMCNA Supports National Chess Champions With Visit To Washington D.C. - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, June 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, Chicago'sEarle STEM Academy chess team's five-member, all-girls group won the championship in the All-Girls National Chess Tournament. After their ...
06/10/16 03:20 PMInvestor News: CNA Financial Corp (NYSE:CAN) under Investigation over possible Breaches Of Fiduciary Duties
06/10/16 07:12 AMCNA Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNA-US : June 10, 2016 -
06/07/16 11:00 AMInsurance Solutions Tailored To The Needs Of International Businesses - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's globalized business environment, your success may come in the form of opportunities around the globe. And while domestic insurance policies may not have ...
06/03/16 09:23 PMIronshore charges CNA's intransigence in settlement cost it millions
06/02/16 03:24 PMCNA units must defend 'as seen on TV' policyholder - An appeals court has overturned a lower court ruling and has held that units of CNA Financial Corp. are obligated to defend a marketing firm because an exclusion to its personal and advertising injury coverage does not necessarily apply. Units of Chicago ...
05/30/16 07:32 PMCna Financial : Raiff Partners Inc adds Cna Financial Corp (CNA) to its portfolio - Cna Financial Corp (CNA) : Raiff Partners Inc added new position in Cna Financial Corp during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 85,000 shares of Cna Financial Corp which is valued at $2.7 Million, the company said in a ...
05/25/16 11:00 AMEmilee DeMartino Appointed Vice President Of Leadership Development And Change Management - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the recent appointment of Emilee DeMartino to Vice President of Leadership Development and Change Management in the Company's Human Resources department. ...
05/24/16 07:30 AMCNA And NRCA Participate In Rebuilding Together Give Back Day - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO , May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For many nonprofits, repair and improvements to facilities can be constrained by a lack of financial resources, manpower and the ability to secure a qualified contractor. ...
05/19/16 03:52 PMIIAO Recognizes CNA With 2016 Achievement Awards - [at noodls] - CHICAGO, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, the Independent Insurance Agents of Oklahoma (IIAO) recognizes insurance professionals and companies for their outstanding contributions to the insurance ...
03/25/16 05:40 PMCNA sells Loop headquarters for $108 million - CNA Financial has sold its red Loop headquarters at 333 S. Wabash Ave. for $108 million in preparation for its move to its new home office nearby. The company, which sells property and casualty insurance to businesses, will move into its new CNA Center at ...
03/07/16 10:51 AMBear of the Day: Time to Sell CNA Financial Corp (CNA) - <p><a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace</a><a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips</a></p> <p>Recent earnings misses and a dour future outlook have taken a toll on CNA Financial, making CNA a stock to sell </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com/2016/03/bear-day-cna-financial-cna/">Bear of the Day: Time to Sell CNA Financial Corp (CNA)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://investorplace.com">InvestorPlace</a>.</p>
02/26/16 12:06 PMCNA Financial Corporation: CNA Appoints Tony Rhodes Baltimore Branch Vice President - The Wall Street Transcript - CNA Financial Corporation: CNA Appoints Tony Rhodes Baltimore Branch Vice PresidentThe Wall Street TranscriptBALTIMORE, Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of Tony Rhodes to vice president of its Baltimore Branch, effective March 14, 2016. In this role, Tony will be responsible for leading the Baltimore Branch to achieve its ...CNA Appoints Tony Rhodes Baltimore Branch Vice PresidentSYS-CON Media (press release)all 2 news articles »
02/26/16 12:06 PMCNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA): The Buzzing Stock - Stocks Daily - CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA): The Buzzing StockStocks DailyThe research entity Zacks released its research report on CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) as per which its stock can move to hit $40 in the approaching fiscal. Zacks polled 2 several brokerages and thereafter released an estimated price target of ...and more »
02/25/16 03:00 PMCNA Appoints Tony Rhodes Baltimore Branch Vice President - [PR Newswire] - BALTIMORE, Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of Tony Rhodes to vice president of its Baltimore Branch, effective March 14, 2016. In this role, Tony will be responsible for ...
02/23/16 04:13 PMCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement -
02/23/16 12:04 PMCNA FINANCIAL CORP Financials -
02/23/16 09:54 AMA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of CNA Financial Corporation and Its Subsidiaries; Assigns Rating to New Senior Notes - [Business Wire] - A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A and the issuer credit ratings of “a” of the property/casualty subsidiaries of CNA Financial Corporation , collectively known as CNA Insurance Companies .
02/22/16 02:00 PMCommunity Involvement Award Honors Business/Nonprofit Relationship - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA and the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) recently announced Straight Line Roofing & Construction as this year's grand prize winner of the CNA/NRCA ...
02/19/16 04:28 PMCNA Financial Prices $400 Million Offering Of Senior Notes - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE: CNA) today announced that it has priced $400 million aggregate principal amount of 4.50% senior notes due March 1, 2026 in a public ...
02/17/16 03:30 PMCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
02/10/16 10:00 AMCNA Ranked In Top 10 Percent Of Most Innovative Leadership Programs - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced it was recently awarded a Leadership Excellence Award for its Management Advantage Program, a 10-week leadership development program designed ...
02/10/16 09:56 AMCNA Financial Corp. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/09/16 04:28 PMCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
02/08/16 10:59 AMEdited Transcript of CNA earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT -
02/08/16 10:29 AMCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
02/08/16 10:14 AMCNA Financial Incurs Loss in Q4, Okays Special Dividend -
02/08/16 09:00 AMCNA Financial Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today -
02/08/16 06:51 AMCNA Financial (CNA) Posts Q4 Loss, Ok???s Special Dividend -
02/08/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 CNA Financial Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/05/16 02:00 PMCNA Financial (CNA): What's in Store This Earnings Season? -
02/05/16 01:46 PMSteady Stock: Cna Financial Corp - CWRU Observer - Steady Stock: Cna Financial CorpCWRU ObserverCna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA) is expected to report fourth quarter earnings before the open on Monday, February 8, with a conference call scheduled for 10:00 am EST. CNA Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides commercial ...Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on MondayDaily Politicalall 2 news articles »
02/04/16 01:40 PMForm 4 CNA FINANCIAL CORP For: Feb 02 Filed by: MOTAMED THOMAS F - StreetInsider.com - Form 4 CNA FINANCIAL CORP For: Feb 02 Filed by: MOTAMED THOMAS FStreetInsider.comCheck this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b). 1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *. MOTAMED THOMAS F. (Last), (First), (Middle). 333 S. WABASH AVE. (Street). CHICAGO, IL ...and more »
02/03/16 01:08 PMCompany Shares of CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) Rally 2.78% - Bull Report - Company Shares of CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) Rally 2.78%Bull Reportof Cna Financial Corp, Kantor Jonathan D sold 40,276 shares at $39.15 on May 12, 2015. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $1,576,805. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 ...
02/03/16 01:08 PMInsurer Left Out Of $55M Pollution Settlement Needn't Pay - Law360, New York (February 2, 2016, 9:08 PM ET) -- A California appellate panel let a CNA Financial Corp. insurance unit off the hook from covering a pollution suit that settled in Missouri for $55 million, saying on Monday the insured lead mining company ...
02/03/16 10:00 AMJohn Mizzi Appointed Senior Vice President, Commercial Field Operations - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of John Mizzi to senior vice president, Commercial Field Operations, effective Feb. 16, 2016. In this role, John will be responsible ...
02/01/16 02:02 PMExperience That Sets CNA Apart - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- CNA recently unveiled the company's expanded (SORCE®) course catalog. Now in its eleventh year, SORCE offers world-class training courses and an extensive library of tools, guides, checklists, ...
01/28/16 02:31 PMExplore A Bold New Future - [PR Newswire] - CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced its participation in the first-ever Insurance Careers Month, a cross-industry, multi-phased initiative designed to raise awareness of the dynamic ...
01/27/16 10:59 AMCNA Bands Together with the USO of Illinois to Celebrate 75 Years of Service - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced it will celebrate the United Service Organizations (USO) 75th birthday, which is on . Since its inception in 1941, the USO has provided help to more than 10 million ...
01/25/16 01:27 PMCNA Appoints Justin Lash Kentucky Branch Production Leader - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of to assistant vice president, branch production leader, effective . In this role, Justin will be responsible for leading the Branch, which entails ...
01/24/16 06:43 PMDeutsche Bank Thinks CNA Financial's Stock is Going to Recover - Markets.co - Deutsche Bank Thinks CNA Financial's Stock is Going to RecoverMarkets.coBased on CNA Financial`s latest earnings report from September 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $2.15B and quarterly net profit of $178M. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $2.38B and had a net profit of $198M. Unlike ...
01/21/16 12:13 PMTaiwan shares fail to sustain early gains - Focus Taiwan News Channel - Taiwan shares fail to sustain early gainsFocus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, Jan. 21 (CNA) Shares in Taiwan closed lower Thursday, failing to maintain earlier gains, amid lingering concerns over further global financial volatility at a time of a slowing Chinese economy, the second largest economy in the world, dealers said.and more »
01/21/16 08:26 AMCIAB, CNA Announce Leadership Academy Partnership - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers, in partnership with CNA, jointly announced today that CNA will elevate its commitment to The Council's Partners in Excellence program through ...
01/20/16 07:06 PMCNA Financial Corp. (CNA) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18 - Equities.com - CNA Financial Corp. (CNA) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18Equities.comCNA Financial Corp. (CNA) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock lost 1.4% to a closing price of $33.02. The stock saw 250,110 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,616 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...and more »
01/20/16 03:05 PMCNA To Relocate And Expand Its Toronto Branch And Canadian Head Office - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced it will relocate its Branch and Canadian head office from to , which will take place on . ... This is an abstract of the original noodl. To continue reading this document, ...
01/19/16 06:05 PMCNA Appoints Sean Radford Vice President, Human Resources Business Partner - [at noodls] - , /PRNewswire/ -- CNA today announced the appointment of to vice president, Human Resources Business Partner. In this role, Sean will be responsible for developing talent solutions and a human capital ...
01/17/16 06:39 PMLoews Corp Bearish Signal Tisch Joan H decreased Stake - OctaFinance.com - Loews Corp Bearish Signal Tisch Joan H decreased StakeOctaFinance.comThe Company's subsidiaries include CNA Financial Corporation (CNA); Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (Diamond Offshore); Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (Boardwalk Pipeline), and Loews Hotels Holding Corporation (Loews Hotels). CNA's insurance ...
About Cna Financial Corp

Cna Financial Corp logoCNA Financial Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company's segments include Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core. The Specialty segment provides an array of professional, financial, and specialty property and casualty products and services. The Commercial segment includes property and casualty coverages sold to small businesses and middle market entities and organizations primarily through an independent agency distribution system. The International segment provides management and professional liability coverages, as well as a range of other property and casualty insurance products and services. The Life & Group Non-Core segment primarily includes the results of its individual and group long term care businesses. The Corporate & Other Non-Core segment primarily includes certain corporate expenses, including interest on corporate debt, and the results of certain property and casualty business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finanical Services
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CNA
  • CUSIP: 12611710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.18
  • P/E Ratio: 26.39
  • P/E Growth: 4.50
  • Market Cap: $8.21B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.73 EPS
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