NYSE:UNM - Unum Group Stock Price, News & Analysis

$29.77
+0.45 (+1.53 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$29.4650
Now: $29.77
$30.21
50-Day Range
$25.08
MA: $27.92
$32.98
52-Week Range
$24.71
Now: $29.77
$40.76
Volume2.39 million shs
Average Volume2.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.21 billion
P/E Ratio5.73
Dividend Yield3.89%
Beta1.56
Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial protection benefit solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. It operates through Unum US, Unum UK, 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Accident & health insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP91529Y10
CIK5513
Phone423-294-1011

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.60 billion
Cash Flow$5.7806 per share
Book Value$39.41 per share

Profitability

Net Income$523.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,600
Market Cap$6.21 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Unum Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Unum Group announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 29th will be given a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, August 16th. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.83%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 26th. This is a boost from Unum Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View Unum Group's Dividend History.

How will Unum Group's stock buyback program work?

Unum Group announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, May 24th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 8.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 30th. The financial services provider reported $1.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.34 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $3.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.99 billion. Unum Group had a net margin of 4.46% and a return on equity of 12.90%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.30 earnings per share. View Unum Group's Earnings History.

When is Unum Group's next earnings date?

Unum Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Unum Group.

What guidance has Unum Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Unum Group updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.41-5.56 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.43.

What price target have analysts set for UNM?

5 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Unum Group's shares. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Unum Group's share price to reach $37.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Unum Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unum Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unum Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Unum Group.

Has Unum Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UNM stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unum Group earned a news impact score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Unum Group.

Are investors shorting Unum Group?

Unum Group saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,158,000 shares, an increase of 41.7% from the July 31st total of 5,757,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,930,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.2 days. Currently, 3.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Unum Group's Current Options Chain.

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 AFLAC (AFL), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Starbucks (SBUX) and Seagate Technology (STX).

Who are Unum Group's key executives?

Unum Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard Paul McKenney, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. John Francis McGarry, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Breege A. Farrell, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Lisa Gonzalez Iglesias, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael Quinn Simonds, Exec. VP, Pres & CEO of Unum US (Age 45)

Who are Unum Group's major shareholders?

Unum Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.48%), BlackRock Inc. (8.69%), BlackRock Inc. (8.69%), Investec Asset Management LTD (2.62%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (2.65%) and LSV Asset Management (2.51%). Company insiders that own Unum Group stock include Breege A Farrell, Christopher J Jerome, Daniel Jason Waxenberg, E Michael Caulfield, Gloria C Larson, John F Mcgarry, Lisa G Iglesias, Michael Q Simonds and Timothy Gerald Arnold. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Unum Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., LSV Asset Management and Prudential Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unum Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Nova Scotia, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Natixis and Natixis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unum Group.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Unum Group's stock price today?

One share of UNM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.77.

How big of a company is Unum Group?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $6.21 billion and generates $11.60 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $523.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.20 on an earnings per share basis. Unum Group employs 9,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Unum Group.

What is Unum Group's official website?

The official website for Unum Group is http://www.unum.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Unum Group (NYSE UNM)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  299 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  606 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  905
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This page was last updated on 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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