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NYSE:CNA

CNA Financial Competitors

$40.38
+0.25 (+0.62 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.50
Now: $40.38
$40.63
50-Day Range
$34.51
MA: $37.98
$40.36
52-Week Range
$25.18
Now: $40.38
$51.30
Volume277,627 shs
Average Volume196,253 shs
Market Capitalization$10.96 billion
P/E Ratio19.05
Dividend Yield3.69%
Beta0.85

Competitors

CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) Vs. BRK.B, PGR, TRV, ALL, CINF, and ACGL

Should you be buying CNA stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "property & casualty insurance" are considered alternatives and competitors to CNA Financial, including (BRK.B) (BRK.B), The Progressive (PGR), The Travelers Companies (TRV), The Allstate (ALL), Cincinnati Financial (CINF), and Arch Capital Group (ACGL).

(BRK.B) (NYSE:BRK.B) and CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares (BRK.B) and CNA Financial's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
(BRK.B)$254.62 billion2.15$81.42 billion$9.7823.87
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25

(BRK.B) has higher revenue and earnings than CNA Financial. CNA Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than (BRK.B), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares (BRK.B) and CNA Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
(BRK.B)14.54%5.25%2.66%
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for (BRK.B) and CNA Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
(BRK.B)0000N/A
CNA Financial10001.00

CNA Financial has a consensus price target of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Given CNA Financial's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe CNA Financial is more favorable than (BRK.B).

Insider and Institutional Ownership

38.9% of (BRK.B) shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.0% of CNA Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 6.1% of (BRK.B) shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

(BRK.B) has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, suggesting that its share price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

(BRK.B) beats CNA Financial on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Progressive (NYSE:PGR) and CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

80.9% of The Progressive shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.0% of CNA Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of The Progressive shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The Progressive and CNA Financial's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Progressive$39.02 billion1.42$3.97 billion$6.7214.11
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25

The Progressive has higher revenue and earnings than CNA Financial. CNA Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Progressive, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares The Progressive and CNA Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Progressive12.13%28.66%7.53%
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%

Dividends

The Progressive pays an annual dividend of $4.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. CNA Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. The Progressive pays out 68.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. CNA Financial pays out 41.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. The Progressive has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. The Progressive is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for The Progressive and CNA Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Progressive38502.13
CNA Financial10001.00

The Progressive presently has a consensus price target of $95.0714, indicating a potential upside of 0.29%. CNA Financial has a consensus price target of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Given The Progressive's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe The Progressive is more favorable than CNA Financial.

Volatility and Risk

The Progressive has a beta of 0.54, indicating that its share price is 46% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, indicating that its share price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

The Progressive beats CNA Financial on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV) and CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

81.3% of The Travelers Companies shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.0% of CNA Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of The Travelers Companies shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares The Travelers Companies and CNA Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Travelers Companies$31.58 billion1.15$2.62 billion$9.6014.92
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25

The Travelers Companies has higher revenue and earnings than CNA Financial. CNA Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Travelers Companies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares The Travelers Companies and CNA Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Travelers Companies5.81%7.20%1.68%
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%

Dividends

The Travelers Companies pays an annual dividend of $3.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. CNA Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. The Travelers Companies pays out 35.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. CNA Financial pays out 41.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. The Travelers Companies has raised its dividend for 15 consecutive years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for The Travelers Companies and CNA Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Travelers Companies311402.06
CNA Financial10001.00

The Travelers Companies presently has a consensus target price of $127.60, indicating a potential downside of 10.92%. CNA Financial has a consensus target price of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Given CNA Financial's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe CNA Financial is more favorable than The Travelers Companies.

Risk & Volatility

The Travelers Companies has a beta of 0.85, meaning that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, meaning that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

The Travelers Companies beats CNA Financial on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Allstate (NYSE:ALL) and CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares The Allstate and CNA Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Allstate10.68%16.70%3.35%
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

77.0% of The Allstate shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.0% of CNA Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of The Allstate shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for The Allstate and CNA Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Allstate04912.79
CNA Financial10001.00

The Allstate presently has a consensus target price of $118.3571, indicating a potential upside of 9.19%. CNA Financial has a consensus target price of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Given The Allstate's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe The Allstate is more favorable than CNA Financial.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares The Allstate and CNA Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Allstate$44.68 billion0.74$4.85 billion$10.4310.39
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25

The Allstate has higher revenue and earnings than CNA Financial. The Allstate is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than CNA Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

The Allstate has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, meaning that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

The Allstate pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. CNA Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. The Allstate pays out 20.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. CNA Financial pays out 41.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. The Allstate has raised its dividend for 7 consecutive years.

Summary

The Allstate beats CNA Financial on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) and Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares CNA Financial and Cincinnati Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%
Cincinnati FinancialN/A5.14%1.88%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

99.0% of CNA Financial shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.3% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for CNA Financial and Cincinnati Financial, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
CNA Financial10001.00
Cincinnati Financial22101.80

CNA Financial currently has a consensus target price of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Cincinnati Financial has a consensus target price of $72.8333, indicating a potential downside of 22.27%. Given CNA Financial's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe CNA Financial is more favorable than Cincinnati Financial.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares CNA Financial and Cincinnati Financial's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.90$2.00 billion$4.2022.31

Cincinnati Financial has lower revenue, but higher earnings than CNA Financial. CNA Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cincinnati Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, suggesting that its share price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.59, suggesting that its share price is 41% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

CNA Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Cincinnati Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. CNA Financial pays out 41.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cincinnati Financial pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Cincinnati Financial has increased its dividend for 39 consecutive years. CNA Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Cincinnati Financial beats CNA Financial on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

CNA Financial (NYSE:CNA) and Arch Capital Group (NASDAQ:ACGL) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares CNA Financial and Arch Capital Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
CNA Financial5.41%5.75%1.09%
Arch Capital Group15.08%5.80%1.70%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

99.0% of CNA Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 78.3% of Arch Capital Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of CNA Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Arch Capital Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for CNA Financial and Arch Capital Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
CNA Financial10001.00
Arch Capital Group03602.67

CNA Financial currently has a consensus target price of $37.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.37%. Arch Capital Group has a consensus target price of $40.4444, indicating a potential upside of 16.59%. Given Arch Capital Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Arch Capital Group is more favorable than CNA Financial.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares CNA Financial and Arch Capital Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
CNA Financial$10.77 billion1.02$1 billion$3.5911.25
Arch Capital Group$6.93 billion2.03$1.64 billion$2.8212.30

Arch Capital Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than CNA Financial. CNA Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Arch Capital Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

CNA Financial has a beta of 0.85, meaning that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Arch Capital Group has a beta of 0.8, meaning that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Arch Capital Group beats CNA Financial on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


CNA Financial Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
(BRK.B) logo
BRK.B
(BRK.B)
1.3$233.49+0.7%$547.47 billion$254.62 billion15.52
The Progressive logo
PGR
The Progressive
1.9$94.80+1.4%$55.51 billion$39.02 billion11.01Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
The Travelers Companies logo
TRV
The Travelers Companies
2.6$143.24+0.6%$36.28 billion$31.58 billion16.37Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
The Allstate logo
ALL
The Allstate
2.2$108.40+0.6%$32.96 billion$44.68 billion7.60Analyst Report
Cincinnati Financial logo
CINF
Cincinnati Financial
2.3$93.70+0.2%$15.08 billion$7.92 billion19.32
Arch Capital Group logo
ACGL
Arch Capital Group
1.8$34.69+1.5%$14.09 billion$6.93 billion12.43
Markel logo
MKL
Markel
1.6$1,005.44+1.0%$13.85 billion$9.53 billion30.99Decrease in Short Interest
W. R. Berkley logo
WRB
W. R. Berkley
2.0$66.14+0.2%$11.77 billion$7.90 billion36.95Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Fidelity National Financial logo
FNF
Fidelity National Financial
2.0$39.33+0.0%$11.55 billion$7.93 billion11.57
Erie Indemnity logo
ERIE
Erie Indemnity
1.4$247.90+0.7%$11.45 billion$2.48 billion44.67
First American Financial logo
FAF
First American Financial
2.2$53.00+1.0%$5.92 billion$6.20 billion9.36
Old Republic International logo
ORI
Old Republic International
2.2$18.86+0.6%$5.73 billion$7.21 billion20.73Heavy News Reporting
RLI logo
RLI
RLI
2.0$101.88+0.7%$4.59 billion$1.00 billion39.64
The Hanover Insurance Group logo
THG
The Hanover Insurance Group
2.0$119.40+0.7%$4.45 billion$4.89 billion15.53Decrease in Short Interest
AXIS Capital logo
AXS
AXIS Capital
1.9$50.92+1.5%$4.29 billion$5.17 billion-27.38Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Selective Insurance Group logo
SIGI
Selective Insurance Group
2.2$67.91+0.6%$4.06 billion$2.85 billion21.84Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
White Mountains Insurance Group logo
WTM
White Mountains Insurance Group
0.8$1,022.02+0.6%$3.17 billion$893.40 million32.96Decrease in Short Interest
Assured Guaranty logo
AGO
Assured Guaranty
2.1$38.49+1.8%$3.11 billion$963 million9.74
Mercury General logo
MCY
Mercury General
1.6$52.73+1.3%$2.92 billion$3.97 billion12.18Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Hilltop logo
HTH
Hilltop
1.5$28.43+1.8%$2.57 billion$1.82 billion6.75
Stewart Information Services logo
STC
Stewart Information Services
1.7$49.89+0.3%$1.33 billion$1.94 billion11.24Increase in Short Interest
Safety Insurance Group logo
SAFT
Safety Insurance Group
1.7$79.76+0.8%$1.19 billion$877.75 million14.55
AMERISAFE logo
AMSF
AMERISAFE
2.2$58.00+2.5%$1.12 billion$370.37 million12.16Heavy News Reporting
ProAssurance logo
PRA
ProAssurance
1.4$20.15+1.3%$1.09 billion$999.83 million-13.17
Employers logo
EIG
Employers
2.7$33.00+0.4%$957.69 million$784.80 million11.50
State Auto Financial logo
STFC
State Auto Financial
2.2$18.61+1.1%$815.83 million$1.41 billion-20.45
United Fire Group logo
UFCS
United Fire Group
1.2$31.14+1.2%$779.47 million$1.20 billion-8.46Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Universal Insurance logo
UVE
Universal Insurance
2.2$15.41+1.0%$482.86 million$939.35 million57.07
HCI Group logo
HCI
HCI Group
1.9$54.10+0.9%$431.83 million$242.47 million14.74Decrease in Short Interest
Donegal Group logo
DGICA
Donegal Group
2.4$14.20+0.5%$413.38 million$812.45 million7.76Heavy News Reporting
Global Indemnity Group logo
GBLI
Global Indemnity Group
1.0$28.50+1.4%$409.72 million$604.47 million64.77Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
MBIA logo
MBI
MBIA
1.4$7.11+2.1%$383.43 million$280 million-0.67Unusual Options Activity
Investors Title logo
ITIC
Investors Title
0.8$148.36+1.8%$280.70 million$183.50 million8.24Heavy News Reporting
Hallmark Financial Services logo
HALL
Hallmark Financial Services
1.3$3.61+1.4%$65.49 million$486.37 million-0.55
This page was last updated on 1/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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