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CNO Financial Group (CNO) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.19 (-0.97%)
(As of 05/20/2022 07:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.06 million shs
Average Volume
988,653 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.24 billion
P/E Ratio
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About CNO Financial Group

CNO Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and administers health insurance, annuity, individual life insurance, and other insurance products for senior and middle-income markets in the United States. It offers Medicare supplement, supplemental health, and long-term care insurance policies; life insurance; and annuities, as well as Medicare advantage plans to individuals through phone, online, mail, and face-to-face. The company also focuses on worksite and group sales for businesses, associations, and other membership groups by interacting with customers at their place of employment. In addition, it provides fixed index annuities; fixed interest annuities, including fixed rate single and flexible premium deferred annuities; single premium immediate annuities; supplemental health products, such as specified disease, accident, and hospital indemnity products; and long-term care plans primarily to retirees and older self-employed individuals in the middle-income market. Further, the company offers universal life and other interest-sensitive life products; and traditional life policies that include whole life, graded benefit life, term life, and single premium whole life products, as well as graded benefit life insurance products. CNO Financial Group, Inc. markets its products under the Bankers Life, Washington National, and Colonial Penn brand names. The company sells its products through agents, independent producers, and direct marketing. CNO Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Accident & health insurance
Life & Health Insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.12 billion
Cash Flow
$5.51 per share
Book Value
$31.85 per share


Net Income
$441 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.24 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/24 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/24 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

3.56 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

14th out of 1,349 stocks

Accident & Health Insurance Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

CNO Financial Group (NYSE:CNO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is CNO Financial Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CNO Financial Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" CNO Financial Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CNO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Are investors shorting CNO Financial Group?

CNO Financial Group saw a decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,340,000 shares, a decline of 17.5% from the March 31st total of 4,050,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,000,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.3 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is CNO Financial Group's next earnings date?

CNO Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How were CNO Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 2nd. The financial services provider reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.15. The financial services provider earned $842.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $915.85 million. CNO Financial Group had a net margin of 10.25% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.00%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.55 EPS.
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How often does CNO Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CNO Financial Group?

CNO Financial Group announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 6th. Investors of record on Friday, June 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 24th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.90%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 9th. This is an increase from CNO Financial Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.
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Is CNO Financial Group a good dividend stock?

CNO Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $0.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.69%. CNO Financial Group has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of CNO Financial Group is 16.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CNO Financial Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.22% next year. This indicates that CNO Financial Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CNO?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for CNO Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate CNO Financial Group's share price to reach $26.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 38.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are CNO Financial Group's key executives?
CNO Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gary Chandru Bhojwani, CEO & Director (Age 54, Pay $3.81M)
  • Mr. Paul Harrington McDonough, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 57, Pay $1.6M)
  • Mr. Bruce Keating Baude, Exec. VP and Chief Operations & Technology Officer (Age 57, Pay $1.7M)
  • Mr. Matthew Joseph Zimpfer, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55, Pay $1.58M)
  • Mr. Scott Louis Goldberg CPA, Pres of Consumer Division (Age 52, Pay $1.52M)
  • Mr. Eric Ronald Johnson, Chief Investment Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. John Robert Kline CPA, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Michael Kircher CPA, VP of Corp. Fin. & Treasurer
  • Mr. Mike Mead, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Doug Williams, VP of Fin. & Admin.
What is Gary C. Bhojwani's approval rating as CNO Financial Group's CEO?

34 employees have rated CNO Financial Group CEO Gary C. Bhojwani on Glassdoor.com. Gary C. Bhojwani has an approval rating of 69% among CNO Financial Group's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of CNO Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CNO Financial Group investors own include Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), AbbVie (ABBV), Energy Transfer (ET), Bank of America (BAC), Walt Disney (DIS), International Business Machines (IBM), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

What is CNO Financial Group's stock symbol?

CNO Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNO."

Who are CNO Financial Group's major shareholders?

CNO Financial Group's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.34%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.51%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (6.08%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (5.94%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.01%) and LSV Asset Management (4.44%). Company insiders that own CNO Financial Group stock include Bruce K Baude, Charles J Jacklin, Frederick James Sievert, Gary C Bhojwani, John R Kline, Matthew J Zimpfer, Paul H Mcdonough and Robert C Greving.
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Which institutional investors are selling CNO Financial Group stock?

CNO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paradice Investment Management LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Foundry Partners LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Goldman Sachs Group Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying CNO Financial Group stock?

CNO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Easterly Investment Partners LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., and LSV Asset Management.
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How do I buy shares of CNO Financial Group?

Shares of CNO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is CNO Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of CNO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.30.

How much money does CNO Financial Group make?

CNO Financial Group has a market capitalization of $2.24 billion and generates $4.12 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $441 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.21 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does CNO Financial Group have?

CNO Financial Group employs 3,350 workers across the globe.

When was CNO Financial Group founded?

CNO Financial Group was founded in 1979.

What is CNO Financial Group's official website?

The official website for CNO Financial Group is www.cnoinc.com.

How can I contact CNO Financial Group?

CNO Financial Group's mailing address is 11825 NORTH PENNSYLVANIA STREET, CARMEL IN, 46032. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (317) 817-6100, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 317-817-2847.

This page was last updated on 5/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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