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

$29.63
-0.38 (-1.27 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 06:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
$29.44
Now: $29.63
$30.19
50-Day Range
$26.69
MA: $28.82
$30.21
52-Week Range
$24.71
Now: $29.63
$38.29
Volume1.48 million shs
Average Volume1.91 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.11 billion
P/E Ratio5.65
Dividend Yield3.80%
Beta1.58
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$12.00 billion
Cash Flow$5.62 per share
Book Value$48.31 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.10 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees9,600
Market Cap$6.11 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (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 Friday, January 17th. Investors of record on Friday, January 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, February 21st. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 30th. View Unum Group's Dividend History.

How will Unum Group's stock buyback program work?

Unum Group announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, May 24th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 8.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Unum Group's earnings last quarter?

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 4th. The financial services provider reported $1.41 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.38 by $0.03. The financial services provider had revenue of $3.03 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.02 billion. Unum Group had a net margin of 9.17% and a return on equity of 11.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company 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 Tuesday, May 5th 2020. 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 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 5.66-5.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.76.

What price target have analysts set for UNM?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Unum Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Unum Group's stock price to reach $35.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.1% 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, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings 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 coverage about UNM stock has been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Unum Group earned a coverage optimism score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Unum Group.

Are investors shorting Unum Group?

Unum Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,610,000 shares, an increase of 22.3% from the January 15th total of 6,220,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,840,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.1 days. Currently, 3.7% of the company's stock are sold short. 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), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AbbVie (ABBV), Ford Motor (F), General Motors (GM), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Intel (INTC).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.99%), State Street Corp (4.91%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (2.77%), LSV Asset Management (2.56%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.70%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.55%). Company insiders that own Unum Group stock include Breege A Farrell, Christopher J Jerome, Daniel Jason Waxenberg, Gloria C Larson and Michael Q Simonds. 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 Nuance Investments LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Marshall Wace North America L.P., MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Marshall Wace LLP and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unum Group.

Which major investors are buying Unum Group stock?

UNM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, KBC Group NV, Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP and Victory Capital Management Inc.. 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 $29.63.

How big of a company is Unum Group?

Unum Group has a market capitalization of $6.11 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 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:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  339 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  716 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,055
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Unum Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UNM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UNM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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