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Kemper Corp. (NASDAQ:KMPR) VP Scott Renwick sold 6,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.34, for a total value of $218,040.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 46,184 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,678,327. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

A number of research firms have recently commented on KMPR. Analysts at Sandler O’Neill reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Kemper Corp. in a research note on Monday, June 2nd. They now have a $41.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $42.00. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Kemper Corp. from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 16th. They now have a $43.40 price target on the stock.

Shares of Kemper Corp. (NASDAQ:KMPR) traded down 0.54% on Wednesday, hitting $36.55. 139,431 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Kemper Corp. has a 1-year low of $31.59 and a 1-year high of $41.31. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $35.97 and its 200-day moving average is $38.11. The company has a market cap of $2.023 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.71.

Kemper Corp. (NASDAQ:KMPR) last released its earnings data on Thursday, May 8th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $554.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $567.21 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.00 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 10.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Kemper Corp. will post $2.13 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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