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Kemper (KMPR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$60.15
+0.65 (+1.09%)
(As of 02:44 PM ET)
Today's Range
$59.49
$60.71
50-Day Range
$54.70
$64.05
52-Week Range
$38.32
$64.69
Volume
150,412 shs
Average Volume
432,586 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.87 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
2.06%
Price Target
$70.40

Kemper MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.20 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
16.4% Upside
$70.40 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.04% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.96
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.30mentions of Kemper in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$329,930 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
18.00%
From $4.50 to $5.31 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.39 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

172nd out of 831 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

12th out of 52 stocks

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About Kemper Stock (NYSE:KMPR)

Kemper Corporation, a diversified insurance holding company, engages in the provision of insurance products to individuals and businesses in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Specialty Property & Casualty Insurance, Preferred Property & Casualty Insurance, and Life & Health Insurance. It provides preferred and specialty automobile, homeowners, renters, fire, umbrella, general liability, and various other property and casualty insurance to individuals, as well as commercial automobile insurance to businesses. The company also offers life insurance, including permanent and term insurance; and supplemental accident and health insurance products, such as Medicare supplement insurance, fixed hospital indemnity, home health care, specified disease, and accident-only plans to individuals in rural, suburban, and urban areas. It distributes its products through independent agents and brokers. The company was formerly known as Unitrin, Inc. and changed its name to Kemper Corporation in August 2011. Kemper Corporation was incorporated in 1990 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

KMPR Stock Price History

KMPR Stock News Headlines

Insider Stock Buying Reaches US$691.7k On Kemper
Q1 2024 Kemper Corp Earnings Call
Kemper Director Gerald Laderman Named Chairman
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/5 Dividend
2/16/2024
Dividend Payable
3/05/2024
Last Earnings
5/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 5/28 Dividend
5/10/2024
Today
5/21/2024
Dividend Payable
5/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/05/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-Industry
Multi-line Insurance
CUSIP
48840110
Employees
8,100
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$70.40
High Stock Price Target
$75.00
Low Stock Price Target
$65.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+16.4%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.20
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-272,100,000.00
Pretax Margin
-3.27%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.94 billion
Cash Flow
$0.95 per share
Book Value
$39.09 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
60,384,000
Market Cap
$3.89 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.89
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Joseph Patrick Lacher Jr. (Age 55)
    Chairman, CEO & President
    Comp: $2.43M
  • Mr. Bradley Thomas Camden C.F.A. (Age 45)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.04M
  • Mr. John Michael Boschelli (Age 55)
    Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer
    Comp: $1.09M
  • Mr. Charles Tipton Brooks (Age 57)
    Executive Vice President of Operations & Systems
    Comp: $938.69k
  • Mr. James A. Alexander (Age 56)
    Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Ismat Duckson Aziz (Age 56)
    Executive VP, Chief Human Resources Officer & Chief Administrative Officer
  • Karen Guerra
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Carl Thomas Evans Jr. (Age 65)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
  • Ms. Barbara Ciesemier
    Assistant Vice President of Corporate Communications
  • Mr. Michael Anthony Marinaccio
    Vice President of Corporate Development

KMPR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kemper stock right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kemper in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" KMPR shares.
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What is Kemper's stock price target for 2024?

5 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Kemper's shares. Their KMPR share price targets range from $65.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $70.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have KMPR shares performed in 2024?

Kemper's stock was trading at $48.67 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, KMPR shares have increased by 24.3% and is now trading at $60.50.
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Are investors shorting Kemper?

Kemper saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,250,000 shares, a decrease of 11.3% from the April 15th total of 1,410,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 412,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 2.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Kemper's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 5th 2024.
View our KMPR earnings forecast
.

How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?

Kemper Co. (NYSE:KMPR) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The insurance provider reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.02. The insurance provider earned $1.14 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.01 billion. Kemper had a negative net margin of 2.52% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.03%. The company's revenue was down 11.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($1.02) EPS.

How often does Kemper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kemper?

Kemper declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, May 28th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 10th.
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.

Is Kemper a good dividend stock?

Kemper (NYSE:KMPR) pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.04%.
Read our dividend analysis for KMPR.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kemper own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kemper investors own include Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Pfizer (PFE), Target (TGT), AbbVie (ABBV), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Centene (CNC), General Mills (GIS), Progressive (PGR), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Kemper's major shareholders?

Kemper's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.24%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.18%), New South Capital Management Inc. (1.43%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (1.23%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.80%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.74%). Insiders that own company stock include Alberto J Paracchini, Anastasios Omiridis, George N Cochran, Gerald Laderman, Jason N Gorevic, Joseph P Lacher Jr, Matthew A Hunton, Robert Joseph Joyce, Stuart B Parker, Stuart B Parker and Susan D Whiting.
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How do I buy shares of Kemper?

Shares of KMPR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:KMPR) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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