NYSE:KMPR - Kemper Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$85.58 +1.17 (+1.39 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$84.41
Today's Range$84.2550 - $85.75
52-Week Range$57.55 - $87.00
Volume241,603 shs
Average Volume252,499 shs
Market Capitalization$5.56 billion
P/E Ratio19.58
Dividend Yield1.18%
Beta1.15
Kemper Corporation, a diversified insurance holding company, provides property and casualty, and life and health insurance to individuals and businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Preferred Property & Casualty Insurance, Specialty Property & Casualty Insurance, and Life and Health Insurance. The company provides automobile, homeowners, renters, fire, umbrella, and other types of property and casualty insurance to individuals; and commercial automobile insurance to businesses. The company distributes its products through independent agents and brokers. The company also offers life insurance, including permanent and term insurance, as well as supplemental accident and health insurance products; Medicare supplement insurance; and limited health insurance coverages, such as fixed indemnity, specified disease, and accident-only plans to individuals in rural areas. The company was formerly known as Unitrin, Inc. and changed its name to Kemper Corporation in August 2011. Kemper Corporation was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP48840110
Phone312-661-4600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.73 billion
Cash Flow$5.3122 per share
Book Value$47.10 per share

Profitability

Net Income$190.10 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,100
Market Cap$5.56 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Kemper (NYSE:KMPR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kemper's stock symbol?

Kemper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KMPR."

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

Kemper announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, March 5th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 15th. This is a positive change from Kemper's previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. View Kemper's Dividend History.

How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?

Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR) announced its earnings results on Monday, February, 11th. The insurance provider reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.14. The insurance provider earned $1.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.15 billion. Kemper had a return on equity of 10.11% and a net margin of 5.10%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 67.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.60 earnings per share. View Kemper's Earnings History.

When is Kemper's next earnings date?

Kemper is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kemper.

What price target have analysts set for KMPR?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Kemper's shares. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Kemper's stock price to reach $81.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Kemper.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kemper?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kemper in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Kemper.

Has Kemper been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KMPR stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kemper earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the insurance provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Kemper's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Kemper own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kemper investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Square (SQ), Broadcom (AVGO), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP), Etsy (ETSY), NVIDIA (NVDA), O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Xilinx (XLNX) and Anthem (ANTM).

Who are Kemper's key executives?

Kemper's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Joseph Patrick Lacher Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. James J. McKinney, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 39)
  • Mr. John Michael Boschelli, Sr. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Duane A. Sanders, Sr. VP and Pres of Property & Casualty Division (Age 62)
  • Mr. Mark Atchley Green, Sr. VP and Pres of Life & Health Division (Age 51)

Who are Kemper's major shareholders?

Kemper's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), Skyline Asset Management LP (0.19%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.13%), Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc. (0.10%), Oakbrook Investments LLC (0.01%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Kemper stock include Carl Thomas Jr Evans, George N Cochran, James J Mckinney, John Michael Boschelli, Mark A Green and Susan D Whiting. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kemper.

Which major investors are selling Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc. and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Kemper company stock in the last year include Carl Thomas Jr Evans and John Michael Boschelli. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kemper.

Which major investors are buying Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oakbrook Investments LLC and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have bought Kemper stock in the last two years include George N Cochran, James J Mckinney, Mark A Green and Susan D Whiting. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kemper.

How do I buy shares of Kemper?

Shares of KMPR 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 Kemper's stock price today?

One share of KMPR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.58.

How big of a company is Kemper?

Kemper has a market capitalization of $5.56 billion and generates $3.73 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $190.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.37 on an earnings per share basis. Kemper employs 8,100 workers across the globe.

What is Kemper's official website?

The official website for Kemper is http://www.kemper.com.

How can I contact Kemper?

Kemper's mailing address is 200 E. Randolph Street, Chicago IL, 60601. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 312-661-4600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kemper (NYSE KMPR)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  402
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kemper and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KMPR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KMPR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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