Cna Financial Corp Company Profile (NYSE:CNA)

About Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)

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. Its Specialty segment provides a range of professional, financial, and specialty property, and casualty products and services. The Commercial segment includes property and casualty insurance products and services to small, middle-market and large businesses. Its 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 that are in run-off. Its Corporate & Other Non-Core segment primarily includes certain corporate expenses, including interest on corporate debt, and the results of certain property and casualty business in run-off.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:CNA
  • CUSIP: 12611710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $12.46 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,980,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $44.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $42.39
  • 52 Week Range: $29.38 - $46.44
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.80
  • P/E Growth: 2.11
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $9.5 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.31
  • Book Value: $43.15 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.07
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 2.2%
  • EBIDTA: $1.66 billion
  • 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%
  • Average Volume: 190,248 shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Short Ratio: 3.75

Frequently Asked Questions for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. View Cna Financial Corp's Dividend History.

How were Cna Financial Corp's earnings last quarter?

Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA) released its earnings results on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $1.63 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.02 billion. Cna Financial Corp had a net margin of 9.17% and a return on equity of 7.43%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.64 EPS. View Cna Financial Corp's Earnings History.

When will Cna Financial Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Cna Financial Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cna Financial Corp.

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

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Cna Financial Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Cna Financial Corp's stock price to reach $41.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cna Financial Corp.

Who are some of Cna Financial Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Cna Financial Corp stock?

Cna Financial Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loews Corp (89.55%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (0.79%), LSV Asset Management (0.50%), Private Management Group Inc. (0.46%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.38%) and River Road Asset Management LLC (0.31%). Company insiders that own Cna Financial Corp stock include Corp Loews, D Craig Mense, Dino Robusto, Joseph Rosenberg and Thomas Pontarelli. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cna Financial Corp.

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, River Road Asset Management LLC, AXA, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Pacifica Capital Investments LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Private Management Group Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Cna Financial Corp stock in the last year include D Craig Mense, Joseph Rosenberg and Thomas Pontarelli. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cna Financial Corp.

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

Cna Financial Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, LSV Asset Management, First Trust Advisors LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Karp Capital Management Corp and Capital One National Association. Company insiders that have bought Cna Financial Corp stock in the last two years include Corp Loews and Dino Robusto. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cna Financial Corp.

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 $45.97.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.33 (10.09% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/2/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$45.00 -> $46.00HighView Rating Details
12/2/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$39.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$39.00N/AView Rating Details
10/16/2015Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$280.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Earnings by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.79$0.87$2.02 billion$1.63 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2017Q416$0.78$0.82$2.34 billion$1.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.82$1.15$2.27 billion$2.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.71$0.74$2.28 billion$2.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.63$0.64$2.23 billion$2.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q415$0.90($0.19)$2.36 billion$2.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.73$0.77$2.33 billion$2.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.81$0.49$2.42 billion$2.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.81$0.83$2.22 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.78$0.76$2.32 billion$2.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.82$0.80$2.24 billion$2.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.82$1.00$2.34 billion$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.83$0.70$2.13 billion$2.46 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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.02
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.30
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.71$0.78$0.75
Q2 20172$0.65$0.70$0.68
Q3 20172$0.71$1.04$0.88
Q4 20172$0.69$0.75$0.72
Q1 20181$0.77$0.77$0.77
Q2 20181$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q3 20181$1.05$1.05$1.05
Q4 20181$0.76$0.76$0.76
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Next Dividend:5/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:2.18%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:31.65% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
30.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
30.03% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.12%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/3/2017Joseph RosenbergDirectorSell15,000$45.02$675,300.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
Latest Headlines for Cna Financial Corp (NYSE:CNA)
DateHeadline logoIs This the Right Time to Offload Markel Corp (MKL) Stock? - May 25 at 5:55 PM logoEverest Re's (RE) Prospects Look Bright: Should You Hold? - May 25 at 5:55 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Cna Financial Corp (CNA) to "Buy" - May 22 at 3:14 PM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 19 at 11:29 PM logo Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 15 at 4:40 PM logoCNA Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNA-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 1:54 PM logoCNA Financial Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 2.26% Yield (CNA) - May 13 at 3:05 AM logoCNA Financial Corp. : CNA-US: Dividend Analysis : May 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 4:59 PM logoCNA Announces Kevin Smith as President and Chief Operating Officer for Specialty - May 9 at 4:23 PM logoCNA Relocates its Cranbury, New Jersey Office to Princeton - May 8 at 9:55 AM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - May 4 at 11:32 PM logoCna Financial Corp Expected to Post FY2017 Earnings of $2.91 Per Share (CNA) - May 4 at 3:40 PM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Cna Financial Corp Increased by Langen Mcalenn (CNA) - May 4 at 9:18 AM logoForm 4 CNA FINANCIAL CORP For: May 03 Filed by: ROSENBERG JOSEPH - May 3 at 11:59 PM logoInsider Selling: Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Director Sells 15,000 Shares of Stock - May 3 at 10:36 PM logoETFs with exposure to CNA Financial Corp. : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 6:57 PM logoQ1 2018 Earnings Estimate for Cna Financial Corp Issued By Langen Mcalenn (CNA) - May 3 at 4:44 PM logo Brokerages Expect Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $2.35 Billion - May 3 at 3:40 PM logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Cna Financial Corp Issued By William Blair (CNA) - May 3 at 8:46 AM logoEdited Transcript of CNA earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-17 2:00pm GMT - May 2 at 12:36 PM logoCNA Financial Corp. :CNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 12:36 PM logoCompany News for May 02, 2017 - May 2 at 12:36 PM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.25 - May 1 at 8:38 PM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Issues Earnings Results - May 1 at 5:02 PM logoCNA Financial Corp Profit Rises 294% In Q1 - May 1 at 4:22 PM logoCNA Financial Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 1 at 4:22 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Will Announce Earnings of $0.79 Per Share - May 1 at 11:31 AM logoBRIEF-CNA Financial reports Q1 earnings per share $0.96 - May 1 at 8:29 AM logoCNA Financial Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - May 1 at 8:29 AM logoLoews Corporation Reports Net Income Of $295 Million For The First Quarter Of 2017 - May 1 at 8:29 AM logoCNA Financial beats 1Q profit forecasts - May 1 at 8:29 AM logoCNA Financial (CNA) Earnings Beat Estimates in Q1 - May 1 at 8:29 AM logoCNA Financial beats by $0.06 - May 1 at 6:13 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Stock Price - April 29 at 1:17 PM logoCNA Financial (CNA) Q1 Earnings: Is a Beat in the Cards? - April 29 at 8:44 AM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:23 AM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:23 AM logoCNA Announces New Member to Board of Directors - April 27 at 9:52 PM logoWhat's in the Cards for Pitney Bowes (PBI) in Q1 Earnings? - April 27 at 4:52 PM logo Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Given $44.00 Consensus Target Price by Analysts - April 27 at 3:48 PM logoIs a Surprise Coming for CNA Financial Corp. (CNA) This Earnings Season? - April 27 at 11:21 AM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 26 at 7:04 PM logoPlymouth Tube Receives The 2017 Rusty Demeules Award - April 26 at 5:27 PM logoBRIEF-CNA appoints Nick Creatura as president, CEO for CNA Canada - April 25 at 4:12 PM logoCNA Announces New President and Chief Executive Officer for CNA Canada - April 25 at 12:08 PM logoCna Financial Corp (CNA) Receiving Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 23 at 3:13 PM logoTE Connectivity (TEL) Q2 Earnings: A Beat in the Cards? - April 21 at 4:29 PM logoFavorable Media Coverage Likely to Impact Cna Financial Corp (CNA) Stock Price - April 20 at 6:38 PM logo2017 FMA/CNA Safety Award Winners Announced - April 20 at 4:33 PM logoGet Informed, Get Prepared and Get PrepWise with CNA's Hail & Flood Campaign - April 20 at 4:33 PM



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