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

$26.24
-0.51 (-1.91 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 02:49 PM ET)
Today's Range
$26.02
Now: $26.2365
$26.82
50-Day Range
$25.88
MA: $30.86
$34.70
52-Week Range
$25.69
Now: $26.2365
$40.76
Volume1.90 million shs
Average Volume1.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.47 billion
P/E Ratio5.05
Dividend Yield4.32%
Beta1.5
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$5.6666 per share
Book Value$45.31 per share

Profitability

Net Income$523.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,600
Market Cap$5.47 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 15th. Investors of record on Monday, July 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, August 16th. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.35%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 26th. This is an increase 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 declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, May 24th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 8.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 30th. The financial services provider reported $1.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.34 by $0.02. The financial services provider had revenue of $3.02 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.99 billion. Unum Group had a return on equity of 12.90% and a net margin of 4.46%. The business's revenue was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.30 EPS. 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 issued an update on 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?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Unum Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Unum Group's stock price to reach $39.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 49.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Unum Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unum Group?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unum Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 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?

Media stories about UNM stock have trended positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Unum Group earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Unum Group.

Are investors shorting Unum Group?

Unum Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,757,500 shares, a drop of 8.5% from the June 30th total of 6,294,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,890,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 2.7% of the company's shares 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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 major 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 major investors are buying Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was bought 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Unum Group's stock price today?

One share of UNM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.2365.

How big of a company is Unum Group?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $5.47 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:  296 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  596 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  892
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This page was last updated on 8/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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