CNO Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: CNO) started the day on January 07, 2021, with a price decrease of -0.17% at $23.19. During the day, the stock rose to $23.67 and sunk to $23.03 before settling in for the price of $23.23 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, CNO posted a 52-week range of $8.79-$23.57.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Financial sector firm’s annual sales growth was -0.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 61.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 236.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $140.90 million, simultaneously with a float of $134.44 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $3.22 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $21.41, while the 200-day Moving Average is $16.77.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 3300 employees. It has generated 1,216,909 per worker during the last fiscal year. For the Profitability, stocks operating margin was +10.80 and Pretax Margin of +6.83.
CNO Financial Group Inc. (CNO) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Insurance – Life Industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Dec 16, this organization’s SVP & Chief Acctg Officer sold 26,313 shares at the rate of 23.18, making the entire transaction reach 609,935 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 59,097. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 03, Company’s EVP, Chief Ops & Tech Officer sold 40,130 for 22.30, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 894,771. This particular insider is now the holder of 117,061 in total.
CNO Financial Group Inc. (CNO) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2020, the organization reported $0.79 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.49) by $0.3. This company achieved a net margin of +10.19 while generating a return on equity of 10.17. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.49 per share during the current fiscal year.
CNO Financial Group Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 236.80% and is forecasted to reach 2.12 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 10.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 61.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
CNO Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: CNO) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for CNO Financial Group Inc. (CNO). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.67. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $7.31, and its Beta score is 1.42. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.84. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 4.87.
In the same vein, CNO’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.17, a figure that is expected to reach 0.54 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.12 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of CNO Financial Group Inc. (CNO)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of CNO Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: CNO), its last 5-days Average volume was 0.91 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 0.97 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 61.57% While, its Average True Range was 0.70.
Raw Stochastic average of CNO Financial Group Inc. (CNO) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 94.29%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 78.18% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 31.73% that was lower than 40.97% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.