Kemper Corporation, a diversified insurance holding company, provides property and casualty, and life and health insurance to individuals and businesses in the United States. The company's Property & Casualty Insurance segment provides automobile, homeowners, renters, fire, umbrella, and other types of property and casualty insurance to individuals; and commercial automobile insurance to businesses. This segment distributes its products through independent agents and brokers. The Life & Health Insurance segment provides 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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Trailing P/E Ratio45.91
Forward P/E Ratio17.35
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$2.72 billion
Price / Sales1.43
Cash Flow$1.6849 per share
Price / Cash44.69
Book Value$41.12 per share
Price / Book1.83
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.64
Net Income$120.90 million
Return on Equity7.06%
Return on Assets1.76%
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, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, May 29th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 11th. View Kemper's Dividend History.
How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?
Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR) issued its earnings results on Monday, April, 30th. The insurance provider reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.41. The insurance provider earned $693 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $688.45 million. Kemper had a return on equity of 7.06% and a net margin of 6.33%. The firm's revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.08) earnings per share. View Kemper's Earnings History.
When is Kemper's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for KMPR?
3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Kemper's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Kemper's stock price to reach $55.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Kemper.
Who are some of Kemper's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Kemper include Markel (MKL), XL Group (XL), Cna Financial (CNA), Cincinnati Financial (CINF), Arch Capital Group (ACGL), American Financial Group (AFG), Everest Re Group (RE), W. R. Berkley (WRB), Alleghany (Y), Validus (VR), Hanover Insurance Group (THG), RenaissanceRe (RNR), Axis Capital (AXS), Enstar Group (ESGR) and Selective Insurance Group (SIGI).
Who are Kemper's key executives?
Kemper's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Joseph Patrick Lacher Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)
- Mr. James J. McKinney, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 38)
- Mr. John Michael Boschelli, Sr. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 49)
- Mr. Richard Roeske, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 57)
- Mr. Mark Atchley Green, Sr. VP and Pres of Life & Health Division (Age 50)
Has Kemper been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about KMPR stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kemper earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.61 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Kemper's major shareholders?
Kemper's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.20%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (2.07%), Fayez Sarofim & Co (2.00%), Northern Trust Corp (1.56%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.09%). Company insiders that own Kemper stock include 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 Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Boston Partners, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, UBS Group AG and Rhumbline Advisers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kemper.
Which major investors are buying Kemper stock?
KMPR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., Natixis, BlackRock Inc. and Foresters Investment Management Company Inc.. 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 $75.30.
How big of a company is Kemper?
Kemper has a market capitalization of $3.88 billion and generates $2.72 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $120.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.64 on an earnings per share basis. Kemper employs 5,550 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Kemper?
Kemper's mailing address is ONE EAST WACKER DRIVE, CHICAGO IL, 60601. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 312-661-4600 or via email at [email protected]
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