Unum Group Company Profile (NYSE:UNM)

About Unum Group

Unum Group logoUnum Group is a provider of disability insurance products in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company provides a portfolio of other insurance products, including employer and employee paid group benefits, life insurance and other related services. Its segments are Unum US, Unum UK, Colonial Life, Closed Block and Corporate. The Unum US segment includes group long-term and short-term disability insurance, group life and accidental death and dismemberment products, and supplemental and voluntary lines of business. The Unum UK segment includes insurance for group long-term disability, group life, and supplemental lines of business, which include individual disability and critical illness products. The Colonial Life segment includes insurance for accident, sickness, and disability products, life products, and cancer and critical illness products. The Closed Block segment consists of individual disability, group and individual long-term care, and other insurance products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Accident & Health Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UNM
  • CUSIP: 91529Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $36.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $35.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $34.12
  • 52-Week Range: $23.99 - $37.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.80
  • P/E Growth: 1.35
  • Market Cap: $8.44B
  • Outstanding Shares: 234,642,000
  • Beta: 1.5
  • Net Margins: 8.07%
  • Return on Equity: 10.37%
  • Return on Assets: 1.48%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 0.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.18%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $36.25 (1.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/7/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageNeutral$42.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetSell$30.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$35.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016FBR & CoDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$31.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$38.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$35.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageSell$29.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
4/28/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$35.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$46.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
12/18/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$40.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
10/12/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$38.00View Rating Details
7/7/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$39.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Initiated CoverageOverweight$45.00View Rating Details
2/3/2015Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$40.00View Rating Details
12/19/2014Compass PointUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$38.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$0.95$2.74 billionN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.94$0.99$2.75 billion$2.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.91$0.95$2.73 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$0.92$0.95$2.71 billion$2.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.90$0.91$2.68 billion$2.66 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.90$0.89$2.67 billion$2.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q1$0.89$0.89$2.66 billion$2.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.88$0.90$2.70 billion$2.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.90$0.87$2.61 billion$2.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.87$0.91$2.61 billion$2.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.85$0.87$2.61 million$2.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.84$0.84$2.60 billion$2.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.82$0.85$2.59 billion$2.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.80$0.82$2.61 billion$2.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.78$0.80$2.62 billion$2.63 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.77$0.82$2.63 billion$6.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.76$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.76$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.76$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.75$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.75$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.72$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.70$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$0.69$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.86 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.07 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.86$0.93$0.90
Q2 20165$0.92$0.94$0.93
Q3 20163$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q4 20163$0.96$1.02$0.98
Q1 20173$0.97$1.00$0.98
Q2 20173$0.99$1.02$1.01
Q3 20173$1.01$1.03$1.02
Q4 20173$1.05$1.06$1.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.23%
Dividend Growth:14.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:21.98% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.73% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
19.66% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.62%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.60%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/1/2016Thomas R. WatjenDirectorSell40,000$33.24$1,329,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Timothy Gerald ArnoldCEOSell1,600$36.99$59,184.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016A S MacmillanDirectorSell327$33.49$10,951.23View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Thomas R WatjenDirectorSell40,000$34.16$1,366,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015E Michael CaulfieldDirectorSell13,890$36.14$501,984.60View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Richard P MckenneyCFOSell15,000$33.48$502,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Thomas R WatjenCEOSell37,767$33.87$1,279,168.29View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Randall C HornCEOSell12,000$34.01$408,120.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Thomas R WatjenCEOSell40,000$33.19$1,327,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Randall C HornCEOSell12,000$35.88$430,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Ronald E GoldsberryDirectorSell5,702$35.12$200,254.24View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014A S MacmillanDirectorSell1,090$34.41$37,506.90View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Thomas R WatjenCEOSell60,000$34.35$2,061,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014John F McgarryCEOSell2,000$34.83$69,660.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Richard P MckenneyCFOSell15,000$34.97$524,550.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Pamela H GodwinDirectorSell3,000$35.53$106,590.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Randall C HornCEOSell15,000$34.47$517,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Ronald E GoldsberryDirectorSell12,022$34.05$409,349.10View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014John McgarryCEOSell2,000$33.20$66,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Kevin MccarthyCOOSell1,610$34.00$54,740.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Thomas WatjenCEOSell60,000$32.25$1,935,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014John McgarryCEOSell2,000$32.08$64,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013E. Liston Bishop IIIEVPSell4,679$34.14$159,741.06View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Kevin MccarthyCOOSell5,976$34.14$204,020.64View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013E. Liston Bishop IIIEVPSell1,060$34.00$36,040.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Kevin MccarthyCOOSell3,880$34.00$131,920.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013E. Liston Bishop IIIEVPSell7,598$34.01$258,407.98View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Kevin MccarthyCOOSell31,508$34.01$1,071,587.08View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Gloria C LarsonDirectorSell11,000$31.00$341,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Thomas KinserDirectorSell1,000$30.33$30,330.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Thomas WatjenCEOSell75,000$30.53$2,289,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Kevin MccarthyCOOSell22,854$32.12$734,070.48View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Kevin P MccarthyCOOSell12,000$30.05$360,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013Kevin P MccarthyCOOSell12,000$28.85$346,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Ronald E GoldsberryDirectorSell5,937$28.31$168,076.47View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Unum Group (NYSE:UNM)
finance.yahoo.com logoColonial Life partners with National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NYSE:UNM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 7:45 PM
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twincountynews.com - October 14 at 7:43 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - October 11 at 7:40 PM
realistinvestor.com logoUnum Group (NYSE:UNM) Mean Price Target At $37 (NYSE:UNM)
www.realistinvestor.com - October 8 at 7:13 PM
publicnow.com logoUnum Group announces annual investor meeting (NYSE:UNM)
www.publicnow.com - October 5 at 7:44 PM
realistinvestor.com logoUnum Group (NYSE:UNM) Mean Price Target At $36.714 (NYSE:UNM)
www.realistinvestor.com - October 1 at 6:52 PM
publicnow.com logoUnum Group to release third quarter 2016 results and host conference call (NYSE:UNM)
www.publicnow.com - September 28 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Colonial Life report points brokers to benefits enrollment success (NYSE:UNM)
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 7:55 PM
fidaily.com logoWells Fargo Begins Coverage on Unum Group Common Stock (UNM) With An Initial Rating Of “Market Perform” (NYSE:UNM)
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www.realistinvestor.com - September 24 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Unum Group by Wells Fargo (NYSE:UNM)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 7:14 PM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 7:50 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:47 AM
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www.moderngraham.com - September 1 at 11:09 AM
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finance.yahoo.com logoUnum Group (UNM) Well Poised For Growth Amid Headwinds (NYSE:UNM)
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 7:55 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 7:55 PM
publicnow.com logoUnum Group to present at the 2016 KBW Insurance Conference (NYSE:UNM)
www.publicnow.com - August 26 at 7:39 PM
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www.4-traders.com - August 25 at 7:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoColonial Life releases enhanced group hospital confinement coverage (NYSE:UNM)
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biz.yahoo.com logoUNUM GROUP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:UNM)
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publicnow.com logoUnum Group Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:UNM)
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www.4-traders.com - July 15 at 7:01 PM
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Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff