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NYSE:UNM

Unum Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$23.21
+0.18 (+0.78%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.99
$23.65
50-Day Range
$22.38
$28.32
52-Week Range
$20.78
$31.98
Volume
3.12 million shs
Average Volume
2.51 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.75 billion
P/E Ratio
5.95
Dividend Yield
5.21%
Beta
1.69
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About Unum Group

Unum Group is engaged in providing financial protection benefits. It operates through the following segments: Unum US, Unum International, Colonial Life, Closed Block and Corporate. The Unum US segment comprises of 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 International segment engages in the operations of UK business, which includes insurance for group long-term disability, group life, and supplemental lines of business that include dental, individual disability, and critical illness products; Poland business primarily includes insurance for individual and group life with accident and health riders. The Colonial Life segment includes insurance for accident, sickness, 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 no longer actively marketed. The Corporate segment refers to investment income on corporate assets and other corporate income and expenses not allocated to a line of business; and interest

Headlines

Over half of workers will enroll in new benefits
November 17, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Writing Calls On Unum Group
November 16, 2021 |  forbes.com
UNM Trading Below Director's Recent Buy Price
November 16, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
Unum Group (UNM) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript
November 3, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Unum Group Reports Third Quarter 2021 Results
November 2, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Unum (UNM) Misses Q3 Earnings Estimates
November 2, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
What's in the Offing for Unum Group (UNM) in Q3 Earnings?
October 27, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Should I Avoid Unum Group (UNM)?
October 26, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Accident & health insurance
Sub-Industry
Life & Health Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
91529Y10
CIK
5513
Employees
10,300
Year Founded
1848

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.16 billion
Cash Flow
$4.86 per share
Book Value
$54.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$793 million
Pretax Margin
7.48%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
203,185,000
Market Cap
$4.75 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend
10/28/2021
Last Earnings
11/02/2021
Dividend Payable
11/19/2021
Today
12/04/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/03/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

3.25 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

22nd out of 1,339 stocks

Accident & Health Insurance Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 4.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












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 year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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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How has Unum Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Unum Group's stock was trading at $17.48 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UNM shares have increased by 32.8% and is now trading at $23.21.
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Are investors shorting Unum Group?

Unum Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,550,000 shares, an increase of 59.5% from the October 31st total of 3,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,330,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 2.7% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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 3rd 2022.
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How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 2nd. The financial services provider reported $1.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.13. The financial services provider earned $2.97 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.96 billion. Unum Group had a net margin of 6.01% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.68%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.21 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, October 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 29th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, November 19th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 28th.
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Is Unum Group a good dividend stock?

Unum Group pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.21%. UNM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Unum Group has been increasing its dividend for 12 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Unum Group is 30.77%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unum Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.90% next year. This indicates that Unum Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Unum Group's stock buyback program work?

Unum Group announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Monday, October 25th 2021, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 4.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for UNM?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Unum Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Unum Group's share price to reach $28.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Unum Group's key executives?

Unum Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Rick McKenney, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Michael Q. Simonds, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Steven A. Zabel, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Puneet Bhasin, Executive VP, Chief Information & Digital Officer
  • Lisa G. Iglesias, Executive Vice President & General Counsel

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.

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.27%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (2.55%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (2.25%), LSV Asset Management (1.89%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.81%). Company insiders that own Unum Group stock include Cherie Pashley, Christopher W Pyne, Lisa G Iglesias, 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 Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Royal Bank of Canada, Panagora Asset Management Inc., UBS Group AG, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Unum Group company stock in the last year include Cherie Pashley, Christopher W Pyne, Lisa G Iglesias, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Two Sigma Investments LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Millennium Management LLC, and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
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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 $23.21.

How much money does Unum Group make?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $4.75 billion and generates $13.16 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $793 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.90 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 615-238-9898.


This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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