NYSE:TMK - Torchmark Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$83.47 -0.50 (-0.60 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 03:50 PM ET)
Previous Close$83.47
Today's Range$83.12 - $83.77
52-Week Range$74.48 - $93.60
Volume347,437 shs
Average Volume516,229 shs
Market Capitalization$9.48 billion
P/E Ratio17.32
Dividend Yield0.77%
Torchmark logoTorchmark Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand. It operates through four segments: Life Insurance, Supplemental Health Insurance, Annuities, and Investments. The Life Insurance segment offers traditional and interest-sensitive whole life and term life insurance, and other life insurance. The Supplemental Health Insurance segment provides health insurance products comprising Medicare Supplements, critical illness, accident, and limited-benefit supplemental hospital and surgical coverages. The Annuities segment provides single-premium and flexible-premium deferred annuities. The company sells its products through sales by direct response, exclusive agents, and independent agents, as well as through direct mail, electronic media, and insert media. Torchmark Corporation was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19
Current Ratio0.06
Quick Ratio0.06


Trailing P/E Ratio17.32
Forward P/E Ratio13.84
P/E Growth1.07

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.16 billion
Price / Sales2.28
Cash Flow$9.2130 per share
Price / Cash9.06
Book Value$53.98 per share
Price / Book1.55


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.82
Net Income$1.45 billion
Net Margins35.56%
Return on Equity10.88%
Return on Assets2.63%


Outstanding Shares113,560,000
Market Cap$9,478.60

Torchmark (NYSE:TMK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Torchmark's stock symbol?

Torchmark trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TMK."

How often does Torchmark pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Torchmark?

Torchmark announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 11th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 5th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 3rd. View Torchmark's Dividend History.

When did Torchmark's stock split? How did Torchmark's stock split work?

Torchmark shares split before market open on Wednesday, July 2nd 2014. The 3-2 split was announced on Tuesday, April 29th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Tuesday, July 1st 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Torchmark stock prior to the split would have 150 shares after the split.

How were Torchmark's earnings last quarter?

Torchmark Co. (NYSE:TMK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 18th. The insurance provider reported $1.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.02. The insurance provider earned $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.08 billion. Torchmark had a return on equity of 10.88% and a net margin of 35.56%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.15 earnings per share. View Torchmark's Earnings History.

When is Torchmark's next earnings date?

Torchmark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Torchmark.

What price target have analysts set for TMK?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Torchmark's stock. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $97.00. On average, they expect Torchmark's share price to reach $82.25 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Ratings for Torchmark.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Torchmark?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Torchmark in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Torchmark's key competitors?

Who are Torchmark's key executives?

Torchmark's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gary Lee Coleman, Co-Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Larry Mac Hutchison, Co-Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Frank Martin Svoboda, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. W. Michael Pressley, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. James Matthew Darden, Exec. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 47)

Has Torchmark been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about TMK stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Torchmark earned a daily sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.72 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Torchmark's major shareholders?

Torchmark's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include James Investment Research Inc. (0.24%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.15%), Davis R M Inc. (0.12%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.10%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.07%) and DnB Asset Management AS (0.06%). Company insiders that own Torchmark stock include Arvelia Bowie, Ben Lutek, Bill Leavell, Carol A Mccoy, Charles E Adair, Domenico Bertini, Frank M Svoboda, Gary L Coleman, James Eric Mcpartland, James Matthew Darden, John Henry Rogers Jr, Kenneth J Matson, Lamar C Smith, Larry M Hutchison, Lloyd W Newton, Melissa Jane Buchan, Michael Clay Majors, Michael Shane Henrie, Paul J Zucconi, Robert Brian Mitchell, Robert W Ingram, Roger C Smith, Steven John Dichiaro, Vern D Herbel and W Michael Pressley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Torchmark.

Which institutional investors are selling Torchmark stock?

TMK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Channing Capital Management LLC, World Asset Management Inc, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Hartford Investment Management Co., LS Investment Advisors LLC, Bangor Savings Bank, Monument Capital Management and Amalgamated Bank. Company insiders that have sold Torchmark company stock in the last year include Arvelia Bowie, Charles E Adair, Frank M Svoboda, Gary L Coleman, James Eric Mcpartland, James Matthew Darden, John Henry Rogers Jr, Kenneth J Matson, Larry M Hutchison, Michael Clay Majors, Michael Shane Henrie, Paul J Zucconi, Robert W Ingram, Roger C Smith, Steven John Dichiaro, Vern D Herbel and W Michael Pressley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Torchmark.

Which institutional investors are buying Torchmark stock?

TMK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, DnB Asset Management AS, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. View Insider Buying and Selling for Torchmark.

How do I buy shares of Torchmark?

Shares of TMK 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 Torchmark's stock price today?

One share of TMK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.47.

How big of a company is Torchmark?

Torchmark has a market capitalization of $9.48 billion and generates $4.16 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $1.45 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.82 on an earnings per share basis. Torchmark employs 3,102 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Torchmark?

Torchmark's mailing address is 3700 South Stonebridge Drive, McKinney TX, 75070. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 972-569-4000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Torchmark (NYSE TMK)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  235 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  454 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  689
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Torchmark and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TMK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TMK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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