Unum Group (UNM) to Release Earnings on Monday
Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) will be releasing its Q313 earnings data on Monday, November 4th. Analysts expect Unum Group to post earnings of $0.82 per share and revenue of $2.59 billion for the quarter.
Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) last released its earnings data on Monday, August 5th. The company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $2.60 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.61 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.79 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down .6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts expect Unum Group to post $3.26 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3.51 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) opened at 31.74 on Friday. Unum Group has a 1-year low of $18.97 and a 1-year high of $32.94. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $30.98 and its 200-day moving average is $29.72. The company has a market cap of $8.367 billion and a P/E ratio of 9.67.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, November 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. This represents a $0.58 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 24th.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on UNM shares. Analysts at Barclays reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Unum Group in a research note to investors on Monday, October 21st. They now have a $37.00 price target on the stock. On a related note, analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods raised their price target on shares of Unum Group from $32.00 to $34.00 in a research note to investors on Monday, October 21st. They now have a “market perform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Unum Group in a research note to investors on Friday, October 4th. They now have a $32.00 price target on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $32.07.
Unum Group is a provider of disability insurance products in the United States and the United Kingdom.
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