NYSE:CNO - CNO Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.23 +0.33 (+2.08 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$15.90Today's Range$16.04 - $16.2852-Week Range$13.64 - $22.93Volume870,100 shsAverage Volume1.13 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.61 billionP/E Ratio8.87Dividend Yield2.52%Beta1.31 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 operates through Bankers Life, Washington National, Colonial Penn, and Long-Term Care in Run Off segments. The Bankers Life segment markets and distributes Medicare supplement insurance, interest-sensitive and traditional life insurance, fixed annuities, and long-term care insurance products; and Medicare advantage and prescription drug plan products through various distribution and marketing agreements. The Washington National segment markets and distributes supplemental health insurance, including specified disease, accident, and hospital indemnity insurance products; and life insurance at home and the worksite through independent marketing organizations and insurance agencies. The Colonial Penn segment primarily markets graded benefit and simplified issue life insurance directly to customers through television advertising, direct mail, the Internet, and telemarketing. The Long-Term Care in Run Off segment engages in the long-term care business. The company sells its products through career agents, independent producers, and direct marketing. CNO Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana. Receive CNO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CNO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Accident & health insurance Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:CNO Previous Symbol CUSIP12621E10 CIK1224608 Webwww.cnoinc.com Phone317-817-6100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.76 Current Ratio0.26 Quick Ratio0.26Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.87 Forward P/E Ratio7.66 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.31 billion Price / Sales0.60 Cash Flow$3.7310 per share Price / Cash Flow4.35 Book Value$20.47 per share Price / Book0.79Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.83 Net Income$-315,000,000.00 Net Margins-7.30% Return on Equity7.57% Return on Assets0.95%Miscellaneous Employees3,300 Outstanding Shares160,715,000Market Cap$2.61 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable CNO Financial Group (NYSE:CNO) Frequently Asked Questions What is CNO Financial Group's stock symbol? CNO Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNO." 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 Thursday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, March 25th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 8th. View CNO Financial Group's Dividend History. How will CNO Financial Group's stock buyback program work? CNO Financial Group declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 8.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were CNO Financial Group's earnings last quarter? CNO Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CNO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 12th. The financial services provider reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $778.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $981.90 million. CNO Financial Group had a negative net margin of 7.30% and a positive return on equity of 7.57%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 28.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.51 earnings per share. View CNO Financial Group's Earnings History. When is CNO Financial Group's next earnings date? CNO Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CNO Financial Group. What price target have analysts set for CNO? 5 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for CNO Financial Group's shares. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate CNO Financial Group's share price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CNO Financial Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CNO Financial Group? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CNO Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for CNO Financial Group. Has CNO Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about CNO stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CNO Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of CNO Financial Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to CNO Financial Group include Unum Group (UNM), Assurant (AIZ), Genworth MI Canada (MIC), NIB (NHF), Triple-S Management (GTS) and Citizens Financial (CFIN). 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 General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Etsy (ETSY), Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH), CSX (CSX), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), PulteGroup (PHM), Audentes Therapeutics (BOLD) and Swedbank (SWDBY). Who are CNO Financial Group's key executives? CNO Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Gary Chandru Bhojwani, CEO & Director (Age 51)Mr. Erik Magnus Helding, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)Mr. Bruce Baude, Exec. VP and Chief Operations & Technology Officer (Age 54)Mr. Eric R. Johnson, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 59)Mr. John Robert Kline CPA, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 62) Who are CNO Financial Group's major shareholders? CNO Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.56%), LSV Asset Management (3.68%), Paradice Investment Management LLC (2.61%), Northern Trust Corp (2.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.75%) and Norges Bank (1.59%). Company insiders that own CNO Financial Group stock include Bruce K Baude, David Frederick Grant, Formed Fast International Inc, Matthew J Zimpfer and Stephen N David. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CNO Financial Group. Which major investors are selling CNO Financial Group stock? CNO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, Phocas Financial Corp., Barclays PLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC and Paloma Partners Management Co. Company insiders that have sold CNO Financial Group company stock in the last year include Bruce K Baude and Matthew J Zimpfer. View Insider Buying and Selling for CNO Financial Group. Which major investors are buying CNO Financial Group stock? CNO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Prudential Financial Inc., Foresters Investment Management Company Inc., Millennium Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Paradice Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought CNO Financial Group stock in the last two years include Formed Fast International Inc and Stephen N David. View Insider Buying and Selling for CNO Financial Group. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is CNO Financial Group's stock price today? One share of CNO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.23. How big of a company is CNO Financial Group? CNO Financial Group has a market capitalization of $2.61 billion and generates $4.31 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $-315,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.83 on an earnings per share basis. CNO Financial Group employs 3,300 workers across the globe. What is CNO Financial Group's official website? The official website for CNO Financial Group is http://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 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for CNO Financial Group (NYSE CNO)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 289 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 284 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 573MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CNO Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is a buy-side analyst different from a sell-side analyst?