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Unum Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.16 (-0.63 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.22
50-Day Range
MA: $22.92
52-Week Range
Now: $25.22
Volume2.33 million shs
Average Volume2.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.14 billion
P/E Ratio5.38
Dividend Yield4.49%
Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial protection benefit solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, Poland, and internationally. 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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Overall MarketRank

2.26 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

92nd out of 1,705 stocks

Accident & Health Insurance Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 1.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Accident & health insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.00 billion
Cash Flow$8.30 per share
Book Value$48.31 per share


Net Income$1.10 billion


Market Cap$5.14 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
-0.16 (-0.63 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Frequently Asked Questions

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 stock has increased by 44.3% and is now trading at $25.22.
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Is Unum Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unum Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Unum Group?

Wall Street analysts have given Unum Group a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Unum Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Unum Group's next earnings date?

Unum Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Unum Group's earnings call?

Unum Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 27th. The financial services provider reported $1.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.31 by $0.10. The financial services provider had revenue of $2.99 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3 billion. Unum Group had a return on equity of 10.99% and a net margin of 8.12%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.36 EPS.
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How often does Unum Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unum Group?

Unum Group announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, February 19th. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.52%.
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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 4.49%. UNM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Unum Group is 20.99%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unum Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.63% next year. This indicates that Unum Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Unum Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Unum Group updated its fourth quarter 2020 IntraDay earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 17th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.14-1.24 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.06.

What price target have analysts set for UNM?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Unum Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Unum Group's share price to reach $24.86 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.4%.
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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).

Who are Unum Group's key executives?

Unum Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard Paul McKenney, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51, Pay $3.15M)
  • Mr. Steven Andrew Zabel, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $939.88k)
  • Mr. Michael Quinn Simonds, Exec. VP & COO (Age 46, Pay $1.41M)
  • Ms. Lisa Gonzalez Iglesias J.D., C.P.A., Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 54, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Timothy Gerald Arnold, Exec. VP of Voluntary Benefits & Pres of Colonial Life (Age 57, Pay $1.2M)
  • Ms. Martha Davies Leiper C.F.A., CFA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 57)
  • Ms. Cherie Antoinette Pashley, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Puneet Bhasin, Exec. VP and Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Thomas A. H. White, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jim Sabourin, Sr. VP of Corp. Communications

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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.51%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.13%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.12%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.03%), Brookstone Capital Management (0.02%) and Fulton Bank N.A. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Unum Group stock include Christopher W Pyne and Gloria C Larson.
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Which major 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, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Fulton Bank N.A., and Old Port Advisors.
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Which major investors are buying Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Brookstone Capital Management, Kovack Advisors Inc., Sowell Financial Services LLC, Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Founders Capital Management, and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC.
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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.

What is Unum Group's stock price today?

One share of UNM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.22.

How big of a company is Unum Group?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $5.14 billion and generates $12.00 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $1.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.43 on an earnings per share basis. Unum Group employs 10,300 workers across the globe.

What is Unum Group's official website?

The official website for Unum Group is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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