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: $33.31
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.62
  • 52-Week Range: $27.99 - $37.34
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.38
  • P/E Growth: 2.46
  • Market Cap: $9.01B
  • Outstanding Shares: 270,483,000
  • Beta: 1.28
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $161.00 (383.34% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
2/9/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/14/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/31/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2016        
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.21 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$0.86$0.88$0.87
Q1 20172$0.66$0.83$0.75
Q2 20172$0.79$0.83$0.81
Q3 20172$0.78$0.88$0.83
Q4 20172$0.86$0.90$0.88
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:3.00%
Dividend Growth:18.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:70.92% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.31% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
31.15% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/1/2016quarterly$0.253.22%8/11/20168/15/20168/31/2016
5/2/2016quarterly$0.253.07%5/12/20165/16/20166/1/2016
2/8/2016special$2.003.32%2/18/20162/22/20163/9/2016
11/2/2015quarterly$0.252.72%11/12/201511/16/201512/2/2015
8/3/2015quarterly$0.252.56%8/13/20158/17/20159/2/2015
5/5/2015quarterly$0.252.52%5/14/20155/18/20156/3/2015
2/9/2015quarterly$0.252.39%2/19/20152/23/20153/12/2015
11/3/2014quarterly$0.252.57%11/13/201411/17/201412/3/2014
8/4/2014quarterly$0.252.69%8/14/20148/18/20149/3/2014
4/29/2014quarterly$0.252.51%5/8/20145/12/20145/28/2014
2/11/2014quarterly$0.252.35%2/20/20142/24/20143/12/2014
2/10/2014special$1.002.37%2/20/20142/24/20143/12/2014
10/29/2013quarterly$0.201.97%11/7/201311/12/201311/26/2013
7/29/2013quarterly$0.202.28%8/8/20138/12/20138/28/2013
4/29/2013quarterly$0.202.37%5/9/20135/13/20135/29/2013
2/11/2013quarterly$0.202.51%2/19/20132/21/20133/7/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA)
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nasdaq.com logoCNA Financial (CNA) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA (NYSE:CNA)
www.nasdaq.com - August 25 at 4:21 PM
publicnow.com logoCNA Announces New D&O Liability Side A-DIC Insurance Policy (NYSE:CNA)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 9:16 AM
4-traders.com logoCna Financial : Shay Conyers Appointed Assistant Vice President Of Distribution (NYSE:CNA)
www.4-traders.com - August 23 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShay Conyers Appointed Assistant Vice President Of Distribution (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 8:29 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 13F-HR CNA FINANCIAL CORP For: Jun 30 (NYSE:CNA)
www.streetinsider.com - August 10 at 4:23 PM
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www.bostonglobe.com - August 8 at 9:07 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 6 at 4:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to CNA Financial Corp. : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:CNA)
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www.capitalcube.com - August 3 at 10:59 AM
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www.canadianunderwriter.ca - August 2 at 9:54 PM
publicnow.com logoDavid Price Appointed Chief Underwriting Officer For CNA Canada (NYSE:CNA)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 4:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial Corp Earnings Call (Q2 2016) (NYSE:CNA)
biz.yahoo.com - August 2 at 9:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoCNA Financial Corp Bottom Line Advances 52% In Q2 (NYSE:CNA)
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 9:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCNA Financial's (CNA) CEO Thomas Motamed on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:CNA)
seekingalpha.com - August 2 at 9:05 AM
twst.com logoCNA Financial Corporation: CNA Financial Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:CNA)
www.twst.com - August 2 at 9:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CNA earnings conference call or presentation 1-Aug-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 9:05 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today (NYSE:CNA)
biz.yahoo.com - August 1 at 4:16 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCNA FINANCIAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:CNA)
biz.yahoo.com - August 1 at 4:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial (CNA) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates, Surge Y/Y (NYSE:CNA)
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finance.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial (CNA) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates, Up Y/Y (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:28 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 CNA Financial Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:CNA)
biz.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:07 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial beats 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:CNA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 6:12 AM
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www.ibamag.com - July 31 at 8:50 AM
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www.businessinsurance.com - July 29 at 8:07 AM
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www.insuranceinsider.com - July 29 at 8:07 AM
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www.carriermanagement.com - July 29 at 8:07 AM
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www.reactionsnet.com - July 28 at 12:44 PM
News IconCNA’s Tatum Named Head of AXIS Insurance’s U.S. Programs (NYSE:CNA)
www.insurancejournal.com - July 28 at 12:44 PM
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www.carriermanagement.com - July 27 at 9:59 PM
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www.4-traders.com - July 27 at 12:53 PM
publicnow.com logoCNA Participates In Give Back Day At YOUth CAN Chicago (NYSE:CNA)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 8:58 AM
4-traders.com logoCNA : Announces Increased Capacity Limits Up To $50 Million For Umbrella & Excess Liability (NYSE:CNA)
www.4-traders.com - July 21 at 9:49 PM
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www.businessinsurance.com - July 21 at 9:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCNA Announces Increased Capacity Limits Up To $50 Million For Umbrella & Excess Liability (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRick Childs Appointed Vice President, Underwriting For Construction (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 4:00 PM
business.financialpost.com logoWarren Buffett buys US$1.8 billion ‘gem’ of a medical insurer (NYSE:CNA)
business.financialpost.com - July 18 at 4:30 PM
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www.opptrends.com - July 18 at 4:30 PM
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www.4-traders.com - July 15 at 3:20 PM
capitalcube.com logoCNA Financial Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CNA-US : July 13, 2016 (NYSE:CNA)
www.capitalcube.com - July 13 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCNA Financial To Report Second Quarter 2016 Results And Host Conference Call On August 1 (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:43 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoBarbara Sandelands Appointed Senior Vice President, Commercial Underwriting Services (NYSE:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 4:00 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 9:00 AM
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Last Updated on 8/31/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff