Unum Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.24 (-4.39 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.75 million shs
Average Volume2.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.52 billion
P/E Ratio7.04
Dividend Yield4.03%
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About Unum Group

Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial protection benefit solutions primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Poland. It operates through Unum US, Unum International, Colonial Life, and Closed Block segments. The company offers group long-term and short-term disability, group life, and accidental death and dismemberment products; supplemental and voluntary products, such as individual disability, voluntary benefits, and dental and vision products; and accident, sickness, disability, life, and cancer and critical illness products. It also provides group pension, individual life and corporate-owned life insurance, reinsurance pools and management operations, and other products. The company sells its products primarily to employers for the benefit of employees. Unum Group sells its products through field sales personnel, independent brokers, and consultants, as well as independent contractor agency sales force. The company was founded in 1848 and is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.


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2.13 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

136th out of 1,970 stocks

Accident & Health Insurance Industry

2nd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 1.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Unum Group a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unum Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Unum Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UNM, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Unum Group's next earnings date?

Unum Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.98 by $0.06. The financial services provider earned $2.99 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.90 billion. Unum Group had a net margin of 5.87% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.80%.
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How has Unum Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Unum Group's stock was trading at $17.48 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UNM shares have increased by 54.6% and is now trading at $27.03.
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How often does Unum Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unum Group?

Unum Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 30th will be given a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, May 21st. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 29th.
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Is Unum Group a good dividend stock?

Unum Group pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.03%. UNM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Unum Group does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Unum Group is 23.12%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unum Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.07% next year. This indicates that Unum Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UNM?

5 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Unum Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Unum Group's share price to reach $26.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%.
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Who are Unum Group's key executives?

Unum Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard Paul McKenney, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $3.18M)
  • Mr. Steven Andrew Zabel, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.33M)
  • Mr. Michael Quinn Simonds, Exec. VP & COO (Age 47, Pay $1.59M)
  • Ms. Lisa Gonzalez Iglesias J.D., CPA, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Timothy Gerald Arnold, Exec. VP of Voluntary Benefits & Pres of Colonial Life (Age 58, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Martha Davies Leiper C.F.A., CFA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 58)
  • Ms. Cherie Antoinette Pashley, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Puneet Bhasin, Exec. VP and Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Thomas A. H. White, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. Claire Ahmed, Exec. VP of People & Communication (Age 46)

What is Rick McKenney's approval rating as Unum Group's CEO?

37 employees have rated Unum Group CEO Rick McKenney on Glassdoor.com. Rick McKenney has an approval rating of 72% among Unum Group's employees.

Who are some of Unum Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Unum Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Unum Group investors own include AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), International Business Machines (IBM), Altria Group (MO), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Iron Mountain (IRM).

What is Unum Group's stock symbol?

Unum Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UNM."

Who are Unum Group's major shareholders?

Unum Group's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.15%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (2.54%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (2.03%), LSV Asset Management (1.97%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.91%). Company insiders that own Unum Group stock include Cherie Pashley, Christopher W Pyne, Michael Q Simonds, Richard P Mckenney, Timothy F Keaney and Timothy Gerald Arnold.
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Which institutional investors are selling Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Morgan Stanley, Man Group plc, Royal Bank of Canada, Schroder Investment Management Group, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Unum Group company stock in the last year include Cherie Pashley, Christopher W Pyne, Michael Q Simonds, Richard P Mckenney, Timothy F Keaney, and Timothy Gerald Arnold.
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Which institutional investors are buying Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, AQR Capital Management LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Clearbridge Investments LLC, and Retirement Systems of Alabama.
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How do I buy shares of Unum Group?

Shares of UNM 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 Unum Group's stock price today?

One share of UNM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.03.

How much money does Unum Group make?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $5.52 billion and generates $13.16 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $793 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.93 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Unum Group have?

Unum Group employs 10,300 workers across the globe.

Does Unum Group have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Unum Group: AlwaysCare Benefits Inc., Claims Assistance (UK) Limited, Claims Services International Limited, Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company, Duncanson & Holt Canada Ltd., Duncanson & Holt Europe Ltd., Duncanson & Holt Inc., Duncanson & Holt Services Inc., Duncanson & Holt Underwriters Ltd., Fairwind Insurance Company, First Look Vision Network L.L.C., First Unum Life Insurance Company, H&J Capital, H&J Capital L.L.C., Jaimini Health Inc. dba PrimeCare Dental Plan, LeaveLogic, LeaveLogic Inc., National Dental Plan Limited, Northwind Holdings LLC, Northwind Reinsurance Company, Paul Revere Corp., Pramerica Życie TUiR SA, Provident Investment Management LLC, Provident Life and Accident Insurance Company, Provident Life and Casualty Insurance Company, Starmount Insurance Agency Inc., Starmount Life Insurance Company, Starmount Managed Dental of California, The Paul Revere Life Insurance Company, UDVAS LLC, Unum European Holding Company Limited, Unum Insurance Company, Unum Ireland Limited, Unum Life Insurance Company of America, Unum Limited, Unum Select Limited, Unum Zycie Towarzystwo Ubezpieczen i Reasekuracji Spolka Akcyjna, and UnumProvident Finance Company Limited.

When was Unum Group founded?

Unum Group was founded in 1848.

What is Unum Group's official website?

The official website for Unum Group is www.unum.com.

Where are Unum Group's headquarters?

Unum Group is headquartered at 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE, CHATTANOOGA TN, 37402.

How can I contact Unum Group?

Unum Group's mailing address is 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE, CHATTANOOGA TN, 37402. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 423-294-1011 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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