Cna Financial Corp Company Profile (NYSE:CNA)

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: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CNA
  • CUSIP: 12611710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $42.92
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.83
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $37.65
  • 52-Week Range: $270,621,000.00 - $28.69
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.97
  • P/E Growth: 2.61
  • Market Cap: $11.62B
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,621,000
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Net Margins: 9.17%
  • Return on Equity: 7.43%
  • Return on Assets: 1.56%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
  • Current Ratio: 0.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.24%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $39.00 (9.13% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/2/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$39.00View Rating Details
10/7/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$39.00View Rating Details
1/22/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
10/16/2015Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$280.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/6/2017Q416$0.78$0.82$2.34 billion$1.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.82$1.15$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.71$0.74$2.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.63$0.64$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q415$0.90($0.19)$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.73$0.77$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.81$0.51$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.85$0.83$2.22 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.84$0.76$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.81$0.80$2.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.82$1.00$2.34 billion$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.84$0.70$2.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2014Q413$0.88$1.24$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.74$1.00$1.53 billion$1.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.70$0.72$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.71$0.86$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q4 2012$0.04($0.09)$2.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.68$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.59$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.69$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.69$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2011$0.25$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.49$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.72$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2011$0.69$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.28 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.31 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.37$0.79$0.63
Q2 20162$0.72$0.74$0.73
Q3 20162$0.79$0.86$0.83
Q4 20162$0.73$0.79$0.76
Q1 20172$0.71$0.78$0.75
Q2 20172$0.62$0.68$0.65
Q3 20172$0.69$1.05$0.87
Q4 20172$0.67$0.75$0.71
Q1 20181$0.74$0.74$0.74
Q2 20181$0.70$0.70$0.70
Q3 20181$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q4 20181$0.78$0.78$0.78
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:2.33%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:31.65% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
30.49% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.21% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.12%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/21/2017Dino RobustoCEOBuy12,000$41.84$502,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017D Craig MenseCFOSell318$42.42$13,489.56View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017Thomas PontarelliEVPSell236$42.58$10,048.88View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy105,100$30.20$3,174,020.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy49,900$28.90$1,442,110.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Corp LoewsMajor ShareholderBuy111,900$28.55$3,194,745.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Jonathan D KantorEVPSell40,276$39.21$1,579,221.96View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015D Craig MenseCFOSell25,000$42.09$1,052,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014D Craig MenseCFOSell17,855$41.64$743,482.20View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014D Craig MenseCFOSell32,145$41.95$1,348,482.75View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Thomas PontarelliEVPSell3,259$32.01$104,320.59View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateHeadline logoCluster of Insider Selling at Overseas Seller of Marlboro Cigarettes, Plus Other Eye-Catching Insider Buying and Selling (NYSE:CNA) - February 23 at 4:21 PM logoTop Buys by Directors: Robusto's $502.1K Bet on CNA (NYSE:CNA) - February 22 at 4:32 PM
News IconProperty & Casualty Insurance: CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) Position of the day (NYSE:CNA) - February 22 at 4:32 PM logoCNA FINANCIAL CORP Financials (NYSE:CNA) - February 22 at 4:32 PM logoCNA and the Professional Protector Plan® for Dentists Publish Dental Professional Liability 2016 Claim Report (NYSE:CNA) - February 22 at 11:17 AM logoCNA Announces David Haas As New Florida Branch Vice President (NYSE:CNA) - February 21 at 4:02 PM logoCNA Announces Douglas Worman as Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer (NYSE:CNA) - February 16 at 4:29 PM logoCNA Earns Top Award for 2016 Chicago Charity Challenge (NYSE:CNA) - February 16 at 11:13 AM logoCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:CNA) - February 16 at 11:13 AM logoCNA FINANCIAL CORP : ex-dividend day (NYSE:CNA) - February 14 at 10:13 PM logoCNA Announces New Senior Vice President For Worldwide P&C Claim (NYSE:CNA) - February 14 at 5:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to CNA Financial Corp. : February 14, 2017 (NYSE:CNA) - February 14 at 5:10 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) (NYSE:CNA) - February 10 at 9:42 PM logoShould Value Investors Pick CNA Financial (CNA)? (NYSE:CNA) - February 10 at 4:39 PM
News IconEVP & CFO of CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA), Mense D Craig, sells 318 shares worth $13,490 (NYSE:CNA) - February 9 at 4:46 PM logoCNA Financial Corp. :CNA-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 9, 2017 (NYSE:CNA) - February 9 at 4:46 PM
News IconThe CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) Shares Bought by Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc (NYSE:CNA) - February 8 at 9:45 PM
News IconLarge Cap Property & Casualty Insurance: CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) (NYSE:CNA) - February 8 at 9:45 PM logoCNA Financial Corp. :CNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 8, 2017 (NYSE:CNA) - February 8 at 4:43 PM logoCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:CNA) - February 8 at 3:32 AM logoEdited Transcript of CNA earnings conference call or presentation 6-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:CNA) - February 7 at 10:31 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) from Property & Casualty Insurance (NYSE:CNA) - February 7 at 2:28 AM
News IconThe CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday (NYSE:CNA) - February 7 at 2:28 AM logoCNA Financial Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 9:26 PM logo6:06 am CNA Financial beats by $0.04, misses on revs; declares special dividend (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 9:26 PM logoCNA Financial meets 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 9:26 PM logoQ4 2016 CNA Financial Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 9:26 PM logoCNA Financial Q4 Profit Tops Estimates; Declares Special Dividend - Quick Facts (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM
News IconCNA CEO Robusto ‘Back in the Game,’ Sees Room for Improvement in 2017 (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA FINANCIAL CORPORATION (NYSE:CNA) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA Financial's (CNA) Q4 Earnings in Line with Estimates (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoBRIEF-CNA Financial Corp Q4 operating earnings per share $0.82 (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA Financial (CNA) Q4 Earnings Meet, Special Dividend Ok'd (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA Financial Corporation 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA Financial Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today (NYSE:CNA) - February 6 at 4:26 PM logoCNA Financial (CNA): A Beat in Store this Earnings Season? (NYSE:CNA) - February 3 at 4:40 PM logoShould You Sell CNA Financial (CNA) Before Earnings? (NYSE:CNA) - February 3 at 4:40 PM logoInsurance Stocks' Q4 Earnings on Feb 6: L, CNA, RE & More (NYSE:CNA) - February 3 at 4:40 PM logoGoPro (GPRO) Q4 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards? (NYSE:CNA) - February 1 at 4:40 PM logoCNA Celebrates Insurance Careers Month (NYSE:CNA) - February 1 at 4:40 PM
News IconC N A Financial Corp (CNA) Holder Stanley-Laman Group LTD Cut Holding by $5.81 Million (NYSE:CNA) - January 30 at 5:16 PM
News IconIs CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:CNA) - January 27 at 10:47 PM logoCNA Financial : Trademark Application for "CPA NETPROTECT PRIME" Filed (NYSE:CNA) - January 26 at 10:33 PM
News IconCorda Investment Management LLC Decreased Stake in Loews Corp (L) by $8.38 Million as Valuation Rose (NYSE:CNA) - January 25 at 5:32 PM logoCNA Announces New Executive Vice President of Technology and Operations (NYSE:CNA) - January 25 at 5:32 PM
News IconBuffett's Win Streak Jeopardized By AIG Deal, Credit Suisse Says (NYSE:CNA) - January 24 at 9:59 PM logoShould You Get Rid of Third Point Reinsurance (TPRE) Now? (NYSE:CNA) - January 24 at 4:57 PM logoPeople to know in insurance: Justin Lash (NYSE:CNA) - January 20 at 5:34 PM logoCNA Appoints Andy Lea Vice President, Commercial Underwriting, E&O, Cyber and Media (NYSE:CNA) - January 18 at 4:43 PM logo[$$] Brickley's Take: Libby Claimants Question Reach of Bankruptcy Injunction (NYSE:CNA) - January 18 at 4:43 PM


What is Cna Financial Corp's stock symbol?

Cna Financial Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNA."

How often does Cna Financial Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cna Financial Corp?

Cna Financial Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 20th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, March 8th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.33%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 15th.

Where is Cna Financial Corp's stock going? Where will Cna Financial Corp's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Cna Financial Corp's stock. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $39.00. On average, they anticipate Cna Financial Corp's share price to reach $39.00 in the next year.

When will Cna Financial Corp announce their earnings?

Cna Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Cna Financial Corp stock?

Cna Financial Corp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loews Corp (89.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.28%), NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (0.14%), State Street Corp (0.12%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own Cna Financial Corp stock include Corp Loews, D Craig Mense, Dino Robusto, Jonathan D Kantor and Thomas Pontarelli.

Who sold Cna Financial Corp stock? Who is selling Cna Financial Corp stock?

Cna Financial Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Baird Financial Group Inc., Aviva PLC, Marshall Wace LLP, AQR Capital Management LLC and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al. Company insiders that have sold Cna Financial Corp stock in the last year include D Craig Mense and Thomas Pontarelli.

Who bought Cna Financial Corp stock? Who is buying Cna Financial Corp stock?

Cna Financial Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raiff Partners Inc., Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc., Numeric Investors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Graham Capital Management L.P., Berkley W R Corp, Cigna Investments Inc. New and Guggenheim Capital LLC. Company insiders that have bought Cna Financial Corp stock in the last two years include Corp Loews and Dino Robusto.

How do I buy Cna Financial Corp stock?

Shares of Cna Financial Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Cna Financial Corp stock cost?

One share of Cna Financial Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.92.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff