Hanover Insurance Group (The) (THG) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.14%
  • Dividend

     2
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     10.3%
  • Dividend increased

     11 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     70%
  • Dividend pay date

     6/30/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     6/7/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -17.7%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     19 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     12.4
  • Tweed factor

     -20.5
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-17.7%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-65.3%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
54.0%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
50.0%
Price change from 52 week high   
-0.1%
Price change from 50 days average   
6.7%
Price change from 200 days average   
6.9%
Price info
Change
1.03 (1.11%)


Last price
93.44 USD


Day range
92.02 - 93.51


Year range
74.06 - 93.51

Financial health
Current ratio
0.80


Debt/equity ratio
28.58


Cash
347.30M


Debt
812.80M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
32.96


Price/book (P/B)
1.35


Forward price/earning (P/E)
13.24


Price/sales (P/S)
0.79


PEG
-13.87


Market cap
3.97B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.4000,0.4500,0.7500
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
36.9%
4.8300,0.4000,3.8600
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-10.6%
10 year history
0.4000,0.4500,0.7500,1.0000,1.1250,1.2300,1.3600,1.5200,1.6900,1.8400
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  • 08
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Dividend growth (annualized)   
18.5%
4.8300,0.4000,3.8600,3.3400,0.8100,1.2300,5.5900,6.2800,7.4000,7.4000
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  • 08
  • 09
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  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
4.9%
44.2900,36.9400,49.6500,54.8000,55.0400,58.5900,58.2200,63.1400,66.9200,66.4300
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  • 08
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Book value per share growth (annualized)   
4.6%
8.8000,27.6000,20.4000,30.2000,113.4000,120.6000,47.3000,25.9000,21.5000,22.9000
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  • 08
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Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
11.2%
52.0000,52.0000,51.0000,46.0000,46.0000,45.0000,45.0000,45.0000,45.0000,45.0000
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  • 08
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Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-1.6%
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Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   Cincinnati Financial 57 yrs2.66%3.7%
USA   RLI 42 yrs1.47%5.0%
USA   Archer Daniels Midland 42 yrs3.09%12.9%
USA   Old Republic International 36 yrs3.86%1.4%
USA   Mercury General 30 yrs4.54%0.6%
USA   ACE 25 yrs0.00%15.9%
USA   RenaissanceRe Holdings 22 yrs0.88%3.6%
USA   W.R. Berkley 16 yrs0.79%9.9%
Company profile
Empoloyees
5,100


Sector


Website


The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various property and casualty insurance products and services in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Commercial Lines, Personal Lines, Chaucer, and Other. The Commercial Lines segment offers c...
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Address:
440 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA, 01653

Phone:
+1 508 855-1000
Hanover Insurance Group (The) has a dividend of 2 USD and this gives the stock a yield of 2.14%. The company has increased the dividend for 11 years. THG has a payout ratio of 70%, meaning that 70% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The company has a dividend payback period of 19 years. They have increased their dividend by 10.3% on average in the last 5 years. The ex-dividend date for THG is 6/7/2017, and 6/30/2017 is their dividend pay date. This US company was founded in 1852 and has 5,100 employees. The stock belongs to the property & casualty insurance industry in the financial sector. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 1.7 out of 5 stars.






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