Protective Life Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:PL)

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$69.95 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/20/2018 04:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$69.95
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week Range$46.26 - $70.03
Average Volume967,840 shs
Market Capitalization$5.55 billion
P/E Ratio13.22
Dividend Yield1.37%

About Protective Life (NYSE:PL)

Protective Life 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life & Health Insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio13.2230623818526
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


Trailing EPS$5.29
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins10.35%
Return on Equity10.03%
Return on Assets0.67%


Outstanding Shares79,290,000

Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Protective Life's stock symbol?

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

How were Protective Life's earnings last quarter?

Protective Life Corp. (NYSE:PL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 3rd. The financial services provider reported $1.46 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.24. The financial services provider had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. Protective Life had a net margin of 10.35% and a return on equity of 10.03%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.98 earnings per share. View Protective Life's Earnings History.

Who are some of Protective Life's key competitors?

Who are Protective Life's key executives?

Protective Life's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John D. Johns J.D., Executive Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 65)
  • Richard J. Bielen, Vice Chairman of the Management Board (Age 56)
  • Steven G. Walker, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 57)
  • Michael G. Temple, Executive Vice President, Finance and Risk (Age 54)
  • D. Scott Adams, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer (Age 52)
  • Carl S. Thigpen, Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer (Age 60)
  • Mark L. Drew, Executive Vice President, General Counsel (Age 55)
  • Deborah Joyce J. Long, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary (Age 63)
  • Paul R. Wells, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller (Age 43)
  • Shinichi Aizawa, Director

What is Protective Life's stock price today?

One share of Protective Life stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.95.

How big of a company is Protective Life?

Protective Life has a market capitalization of $5.55 billion.

How can I contact Protective Life?

Protective Life's mailing address is 2801 HGWY 280 S, BIRMINGHAM, AL 35223, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-205-2683596.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Protective Life (PL)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  190
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Protective Life and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Analyst Ratings History

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Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Protective Life (NYSE:PL)

Protective Life (NYSE PL) Earnings History by Quarter

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 million$952.69 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 million$932.81 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
11/3/2010Q3 2010$0.66$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2010Q2 2010$0.62$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2010Q1 2010$0.60$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2010Q4 2009$1.06$1.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2009Q3 2009$0.76$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2009Q2 2009$0.77$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2009Q1 2009$0.80$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2009Q4 2008$0.81$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2008Q3 2008$0.95$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2008Q2 2008$1.01$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2008Q1 2008$0.98$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2008Q4 2007$0.95$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Earnings Estimates

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Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:12/1/2014
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Protective Life (NYSE:PL)

Protective Life (NYSE:PL) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Protective Life (NYSE PL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Protective Life (NYSE:PL)

Protective Life (NYSE PL) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After 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$332,080.0061,138View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Deborah LongEVPSell6,125$42.94$263,007.5033,352View 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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