NYSE:CNO - CNO Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.15 -0.07 (-0.43 %) (As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.22Today's Range$16.04 - $16.6652-Week Range$15.85 - $26.47Volume1.58 million shsAverage Volume1.03 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.72 billionP/E Ratio8.00Dividend Yield2.42%Beta1.11 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 Webwww.cnoinc.com Phone317-817-6100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio0.26 Quick Ratio0.26 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.00 Forward P/E Ratio8.12 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.30 billion Price / Sales0.62 Cash Flow$3.5730 per share Price / Cash Flow4.52 Book Value$28.90 per share Price / Book0.56 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.02 Net Income$175.60 million Net Margins-8.95% Return on Equity7.89% Return on Assets1.06% Miscellaneous Employees3,300 Outstanding Shares164,650,000Market Cap$2.72 billion 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 Friday, November 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 10th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, December 24th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.48%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 7th. View CNO Financial Group's Dividend History. How will CNO Financial Group's stock buyback program work? CNO Financial Group announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $300,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 8.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 31st. The financial services provider reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $1.48 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $999.03 million. CNO Financial Group had a positive return on equity of 7.89% and a negative net margin of 8.95%. CNO Financial Group's revenue for the quarter was up 37.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.59 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 Tuesday, February 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CNO Financial Group. What price target have analysts set for CNO? 5 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for CNO Financial Group's stock. Their predictions range from $23.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate CNO Financial Group's share price to reach $24.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 48.6% 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? News headlines about CNO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CNO Financial Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. 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), Triple-S Management (GTS), Citizens Financial (CFIN), Genworth MI Canada (MIC) and NIB (NHF). 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 50)Mr. Erik Magnus Helding, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 45)Mr. Bruce Baude, Chief Operations & Technology Officer (Age 53)Mr. Eric R. Johnson, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 58)Mr. John Robert Kline CPA, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61) Who are CNO Financial Group's major shareholders? CNO Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.85%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.86%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (3.99%), LSV Asset Management (3.66%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.17%). Company insiders that own CNO Financial Group stock include Bruce K Baude, Christopher J Nickele, David Frederick Grant, Edward J Bonach, Formed Fast International Inc, John R Kline, Matthew J Zimpfer, Neal C Schneider 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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Vanguard Group Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Huber Capital Management LLC. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc, Foundry Partners LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Eagle Asset Management Inc. and Renaissance Technologies 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 $16.15. How big of a company is CNO Financial Group? CNO Financial Group has a market capitalization of $2.72 billion and generates $4.30 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $175.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.02 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: 277 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 273 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 550MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CNO Financial Group and other stocks. 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