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Horace Mann Educators (HMN) Competitors

$33.20
+0.04 (+0.12%)
(As of 06/24/2024 ET)

HMN vs. KMPR, GNW, AIG, HIG, L, AFG, AIZ, ESGR, WTM, and THG

Should you be buying Horace Mann Educators stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Horace Mann Educators include Kemper (KMPR), Genworth Financial (GNW), American International Group (AIG), The Hartford Financial Services Group (HIG), Loews (L), American Financial Group (AFG), Assurant (AIZ), Enstar Group (ESGR), White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM), and The Hanover Insurance Group (THG). These companies are all part of the "finance" sector.

Horace Mann Educators vs.

Kemper (NYSE:KMPR) and Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, community ranking, dividends, valuation, profitability, earnings, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

Horace Mann Educators has a net margin of 4.26% compared to Horace Mann Educators' net margin of -2.52%. Kemper's return on equity of 6.95% beat Horace Mann Educators' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kemper-2.52% 3.03% 0.59%
Horace Mann Educators 4.26%6.95%0.57%

Kemper currently has a consensus price target of $70.40, suggesting a potential upside of 18.34%. Horace Mann Educators has a consensus price target of $38.50, suggesting a potential upside of 15.96%. Given Horace Mann Educators' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Kemper is more favorable than Horace Mann Educators.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kemper
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.20
Horace Mann Educators
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33

Kemper has a beta of 0.89, indicating that its stock price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Horace Mann Educators has a beta of 0.28, indicating that its stock price is 72% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Horace Mann Educators had 1 more articles in the media than Kemper. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Horace Mann Educators and 3 mentions for Kemper. Horace Mann Educators' average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat Kemper's score of 0.74 indicating that Kemper is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Kemper
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Horace Mann Educators
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Kemper pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. Horace Mann Educators pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Kemper pays out -65.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Horace Mann Educators pays out 87.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Horace Mann Educators has increased its dividend for 16 consecutive years. Horace Mann Educators is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

86.2% of Kemper shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.3% of Horace Mann Educators shares are held by institutional investors. 6.2% of Kemper shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.8% of Horace Mann Educators shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Kemper received 64 more outperform votes than Horace Mann Educators when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 60.05% of users gave Kemper an outperform vote while only 50.70% of users gave Horace Mann Educators an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
KemperOutperform Votes
245
60.05%
Underperform Votes
163
39.95%
Horace Mann EducatorsOutperform Votes
181
50.70%
Underperform Votes
176
49.30%

Horace Mann Educators has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Kemper. Kemper is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Horace Mann Educators, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kemper$4.94B0.77-$272.10M-$1.90-31.31
Horace Mann Educators$1.49B0.91$45M$1.5621.28

Summary

Kemper beats Horace Mann Educators on 12 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding HMN and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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HMN vs. The Competition

MetricHorace Mann EducatorsFire, marine, & casualty insurance IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.36B$39.31B$9.11B$17.88B
Dividend Yield4.10%5.36%10.57%3.62%
P/E Ratio21.2811.1555.7920.50
Price / Sales0.911.723,516.5814.42
Price / Cash15.0516.5527.6019.16
Price / Book1.151.882.424.93
Net Income$45M$3.90B$1.00B$973.30M
7 Day Performance-0.45%0.16%0.20%0.69%
1 Month Performance-1.66%-2.26%-1.07%-1.94%
1 Year Performance14.21%34.71%18.56%10.44%

Horace Mann Educators Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
KMPR
Kemper
4.1294 of 5 stars
$58.92
-0.1%
$70.40
+19.5%
+23.3%$3.79B$4.94B-31.018,100
GNW
Genworth Financial
2.3878 of 5 stars
$6.06
flat
$7.00
+15.5%
+23.3%$2.65B$7.49B31.902,700Positive News
High Trading Volume
AIG
American International Group
4.2566 of 5 stars
$74.89
+0.0%
$81.50
+8.8%
+37.7%$49.70B$46.80B11.1825,200Positive News
High Trading Volume
HIG
The Hartford Financial Services Group
4.9102 of 5 stars
$102.94
-0.7%
$106.24
+3.2%
+48.2%$30.45B$24.53B11.7018,700Positive News
L
Loews
4.4713 of 5 stars
$76.56
+0.1%
$170.00
+122.0%
+33.6%$16.95B$15.90B11.3612,280Positive News
High Trading Volume
AFG
American Financial Group
3.8115 of 5 stars
$126.29
-1.0%
$135.00
+6.9%
+9.0%$10.59B$7.83B12.098,500Positive News
High Trading Volume
AIZ
Assurant
4.7514 of 5 stars
$168.74
-0.5%
$200.25
+18.7%
+36.7%$8.77B$11.13B11.7813,600Analyst Revision
Positive News
ESGR
Enstar Group
2.3259 of 5 stars
$310.47
-0.8%
N/A+23.5%$4.73B$1.43B6.03805High Trading Volume
WTM
White Mountains Insurance Group
2.1832 of 5 stars
$1,829.67
-0.7%
N/A+32.8%$4.70B$2.17B8.28782News Coverage
Positive News
High Trading Volume
THG
The Hanover Insurance Group
3.6811 of 5 stars
$123.71
-0.3%
$146.00
+18.0%
+12.5%$4.45B$5.99B27.744,800High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:HMN) was last updated on 6/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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