Kemper Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.17 (-0.20 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $82.85
50-Day Range
MA: $80.14
52-Week Range
Now: $82.85
Volume171,693 shs
Average Volume267,216 shs
Market Capitalization$5.42 billion
P/E Ratio12.67
Dividend Yield1.49%
Kemper Corporation, a diversified insurance holding company, provides property and casualty, and life and health insurance in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Specialty Property & Casualty Insurance, Preferred Property & Casualty Insurance, and Life & Health Insurance. It provides automobile, homeowners, renters, fire, umbrella, general liability, and other types of property and casualty insurance to individuals; and commercial automobile insurance to businesses. The company also offers life insurance, including permanent and term insurance, as well as supplemental accident and health insurance products; and Medicare supplement insurance, fixed hospital indemnity, home health care, specified disease, and accident-only plans to individuals in rural, suburban, and urban areas. The company 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 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
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.04 billion
Cash Flow$6.65 per share
Book Value$59.60 per share


Net Income$531.10 million


Market Cap$5.42 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Kemper (NYSE:KMPR) and Markel (NYSE:MKL) Head to Head Survey
April 8, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Kemper Completes Acquisition of American Access
April 1, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Kemper Announces Dividend Increase - Business Wire
February 5, 2021 |  businesswire.com
Kemper increases dividend to $0.31 - Seeking Alpha
February 4, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.56 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

589th out of 1,953 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

33rd out of 90 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.17 (-0.20 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Kemper (NYSE:KMPR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Kemper a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kemper in the last year. There are currently 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "strong buy" Kemper stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Kemper?

Wall Street analysts have given Kemper a "Strong Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Kemper wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Kemper's next earnings date?

Kemper is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Kemper's earnings last quarter?

Kemper Co. (NYSE:KMPR) posted its earnings results on Sunday, January, 31st. The insurance provider reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.04. The insurance provider earned $1.32 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.27 billion. Kemper had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.59% and a net margin of 8.58%.
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How has Kemper's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Kemper's stock was trading at $68.75 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KMPR shares have increased by 20.5% and is now trading at $82.85.
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How often does Kemper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kemper?

Kemper announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, March 2nd. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 12th. This is a boost from Kemper's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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Is Kemper a good dividend stock?

Kemper pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.49%. Kemper does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Kemper is 19.78%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Kemper will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.10% next year. This indicates that Kemper will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for KMPR?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Kemper's shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect Kemper's stock price to reach $95.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Kemper's key executives?

Kemper's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph Patrick Lacher Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $3.79M)
  • Mr. James J. McKinney, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41, Pay $1.75M)
  • Mr. John Michael Boschelli, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 52, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Duane Allen Sanders, Exec. VP and Pres of Property & Casualty Division (Age 64, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Erich Sternberg, Exec. VP and Pres of Life & Health Division (Age 52, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Charles Tipton Brooks, Exec. VP of Operations & Systems (Age 54)
  • Mr. Anastasios George Omiridis, Sr. VP, Deputy CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Ismat Aziz, Exec. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Christine Patrick, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Carl Thomas Evans Jr., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)

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 Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Pfizer (PFE), Target (TGT), AbbVie (ABBV), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Centene (CNC), General Mills (GIS), The Progressive (PGR), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and The Procter & Gamble (PG).

What is Kemper's stock symbol?

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

Who are Kemper's major shareholders?

Kemper's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.12%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Kemper stock include David P Storch, George N Cochran, John Michael Boschelli, Kimberly A Holmes, Mark A Green and Robert Joseph Joyce.
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Which institutional investors are selling Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Kemper company stock in the last year include John Michael Boschelli, and Mark A Green.
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Which institutional investors are buying Kemper stock?

KMPR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Kemper stock in the last two years include David P Storch, George N Cochran, Kimberly A Holmes, and Robert Joseph Joyce.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Kemper's stock price today?

One share of KMPR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $82.85.

How much money does Kemper make?

Kemper has a market capitalization of $5.42 billion and generates $5.04 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $531.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.27 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Kemper have?

Kemper employs 9,500 workers across the globe.

What is Kemper's official website?

The official website for Kemper is www.kemper.com.

Where are Kemper's headquarters?

Kemper is headquartered at 200 E. Randolph Street, Chicago IL, 60601.

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]

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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