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

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$72.44 +1.52 (+2.14 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$70.92
Today's Range$71.08 - $72.45
52-Week Range$50.85 - $87.00
Volume183,100 shs
Average Volume245,427 shs
Market Capitalization$4.58 billion
P/E Ratio43.24
Dividend Yield1.35%
Beta1.16
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Current Ratio0.27
Quick Ratio0.27

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.72 billion
Price / Sales1.72
Cash Flow$1.7248 per share
Price / Cash Flow42.00
Book Value$41.12 per share
Price / Book1.76

Profitability

Net Income$120.90 million
Net Margins6.63%
Return on Assets2.38%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,550
Market Cap$4.58 billion
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, December 4th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 16th. View Kemper's Dividend History.

How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?

Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 5th. The insurance provider reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.39. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.07 billion. Kemper had a net margin of 6.63% and a return on equity of 9.56%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 73.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.85 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, February 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kemper.

How can I listen to Kemper's earnings call?

Kemper will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, February 11th at 4:15 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8448263041.

What price target have analysts set for KMPR?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Kemper's stock. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Kemper's share price to reach $80.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.4% from the stock's current price. 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?

Media stories about KMPR stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative 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 negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kemper earned a daily sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Kemper's key competitors?

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. Charles Tipton Brooks, Sr. VP of Operations & Systems (Age 51)
  • Mr. John Michael Boschelli, Sr. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Richard Roeske, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 57)

Who are Kemper's major shareholders?

Kemper's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Skyline Asset Management LP (0.28%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.01%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.00%) and First Hawaiian Bank (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 institutional investors are selling Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. 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 institutional investors are buying Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. 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 $72.44.

How big of a company is Kemper?

Kemper has a market capitalization of $4.58 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.

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:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  378
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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