Protective Life Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:PL)

About Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)

Protective Life Corp. logoProtective Life Corporation is a holding company. The Company along with subsidiaries provides financial services in the United States through the production, distribution, and administration of insurance and investment products. The Company operates several operating segments, each distinguished by products, channels of distribution, and/or other strategic distinctions. The Company's operating segments are Life Marketing, Acquisitions, Annuities, Stable Value Products, and Asset Protection. The Company has an additional segment referred to as Corporate and Other which consists of net investment income not assigned and expenses not attributable to the segments. This segment also includes earnings from several non-strategic or runoff lines of business, various investment-related transactions, the operations of small subsidiaries, and the repurchase of non-recourse funding obligations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:PL
  • CUSIP: 74367410
  • Web:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.00
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: 10.35%
  • Return on Equity: 10.03%
  • Return on Assets: 0.67%

Frequently Asked Questions for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)

What is Protective Life Corp.'s stock symbol?

Protective Life Corp. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PL."

How were Protective Life Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 3rd. The company reported $1.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.24. The business had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. Protective Life Corp. had a return on equity of 10.03% and a net margin of 10.35%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.98 EPS. View Protective Life Corp.'s Earnings History.

Who are some of Protective Life Corp.'s key competitors?

Who are Protective Life Corp.'s key executives?

Protective Life Corp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • John D. Johns J.D., Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Richard J. Bielen, Vice Chairman of the Management Board
  • Steven G. Walker, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael G. Temple, Executive Vice President, Finance and Risk
  • D. Scott Adams, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Carl S. Thigpen, Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mark L. Drew, Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • Deborah Joyce J. Long, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
  • Paul R. Wells, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
  • Shinichi Aizawa, Director

How do I buy Protective Life Corp. stock?

Shares of Protective Life Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Protective Life Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Protective Life Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE PL)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  63 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  95 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  158
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Price Target History for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
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Earnings History for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Earnings by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE PL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2014Q314$1.22$1.46$1.14 billion$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$1.20$1.31$1.13 billion$1.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$1.15$1.19$1.11 billion$1.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$1.12$1.43$966.49 million$1.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.96$1.15$915.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.94$0.96$909.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.92$0.89$907.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.88$0.98$891.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.86$0.76$904.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.85$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$1.03$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.83$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.78$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.77$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.74$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.65$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Most Recent Dividend:12/1/2014
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE PL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/14/2014Carl S ThigpenEVPSell27,353$69.36$1,897,204.08View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014John D JohnsCEOSell201,398$69.24$13,944,797.52View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Steven G WalkerSVPSell7,285$69.33$505,069.05View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014D Scott AdamsSVPSell3,138$69.75$218,875.50View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Carl S ThigpenEVPSell21,380$69.39$1,483,558.20View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Steven G WalkerSVPSell27,300$69.41$1,894,893.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Carl ThigpenEVPSell7,000$47.44$332,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Deborah LongEVPSell6,125$42.94$263,007.50View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013D Scott AdamsSVPSell1,000$42.61$42,610.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Michael Gus TempleEVPBuy2,500$42.87$107,175.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Carl S ThigpenEVPSell5,000$38.75$193,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Deborah J LongEVPSell5,000$39.25$196,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013D Scott AdamsSVPSell3,500$38.69$135,415.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012William Michael Warren JrDirectorBuy2,000$26.28$52,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Protective Life Corp. (PL) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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