NYSE:KMPR - Kemper Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$74.90 -0.25 (-0.33 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 01:37 PM ET)
Previous Close$74.90
Today's Range$74.35 - $75.10
52-Week Range$36.35 - $82.53
Volume3,921 shs
Average Volume545,243 shs
Market Capitalization$3.77 billion
P/E Ratio45.61
Dividend Yield1.31%
Kemper logoKemper 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.29
Current Ratio0.15
Quick Ratio0.15


Trailing P/E Ratio45.61
Forward P/E Ratio17.26
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.72 billion
Price / Sales1.42
Cash Flow$1.7254 per share
Price / Cash43.41
Book Value$41.12 per share
Price / Book1.82


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.64
Net Income$120.90 million
Net Margins6.33%
Return on Equity7.06%
Return on Assets1.76%


Outstanding Shares51,540,000
Market Cap$3,769.93

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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, May 3rd. Investors 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 1.28%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 11th. View Kemper's Dividend History.

How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?

Kemper Corp (NYSE:KMPR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 30th. The insurance provider reported $1.10 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.41. The insurance provider earned $693 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $688.45 million. Kemper had a net margin of 6.33% and a return on equity of 7.06%. Kemper's revenue for the quarter was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.08) 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 Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Kemper.

What price target have analysts set for KMPR?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Kemper's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Kemper's share price to reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 26.6%. View Analyst Ratings for Kemper.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kemper?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kemper in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Strong Buy."

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)

Has Kemper been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KMPR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kemper earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.76 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Kemper's major shareholders?

Kemper's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.28%), Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR (0.10%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.03%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.01%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.01%). 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 Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR. 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 Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $74.95.

How big of a company is Kemper?

Kemper has a market capitalization of $3.77 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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kemper (NYSE KMPR)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  327
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 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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