Unum Group (UNM) dividend stock





  • Yield

     1.84%
  • Dividend

     0.92
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     13.4%
  • Dividend increased

     7 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     22%
  • Dividend pay date

     8/18/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/27/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -3.2%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     19 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     15.2
  • Tweed factor

     3.2
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   
-3.2%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
22.4%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-20.1%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
34.4%
Price change from 52 week high   
-2.6%
Price change from 50 days average   
2.7%
Price change from 200 days average   
6.2%
Price info
Change
0.09 (0.18%)


Last price
50.12 USD


Day range
49.72 - 50.21


Year range
33.98 - 51.43

Financial health
Current ratio
6.13


Debt/equity ratio
32.78


Cash
920.20M


Debt
2.84B


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
12.07


Price/book (P/B)
1.21


Forward price/earning (P/E)
11.39


Price/sales (P/S)
1.01


PEG
1.71


Market cap
11.31B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.3000,0.3000,0.3150
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
2.5%
1.9100,1.6200,2.5700
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
16.0%
10 year history
0.3000,0.3000,0.3150,0.3500,0.3950,0.4700,0.5500,0.6200,0.7000,0.7400
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
10.6%
1.9100,1.6200,2.5700,2.7100,0.7800,3.1700,3.2300,1.6100,3.5000,3.5000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
7.0%
23.1700,19.3200,25.6200,28.2500,32.3200,31.8700,33.3400,36.6400,35.6200,36.2700
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
5.1%
15.9000,18.5000,12.3000,12.9000,13.4000,14.8000,16.5000,17.0000,46.0000,20.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
2.6%
356.0000,342.0000,332.0000,327.0000,304.0000,282.0000,266.0000,257.0000,248.0000,248.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-3.9%
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Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   AFLAC 34 yrs2.05%5.9%
USA   StanCorp Financial Group 18 yrs0.00%8.6%
USA   Assurant 14 yrs2.24%23.4%
Canada   Genworth MI Canada 8 yrs4.82%9.4%
USA   ProAssurance 7 yrs2.28%58.2%
Company profile
Empoloyees
9,500


Sector


Website


Founded
1848


Industry


SEC filings




Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides group and individual disability insurance products in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company operates through three segments: Unum US, Unum UK, and Colonial Life. It provides group long-term and short-term disability, group life, ac...
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Address:
1 Fountain Square, Chattanooga, TN, 37402

Phone:
+1 423 294-1011
Unum Group has a dividend of 0.92 USD and this gives the stock a yield of 1.84%. Since 2010they have raised their dividend each year, that is 7 years in a row. The payout ratio of UNM is 22%, based on an EPS of 4.15 and a dividend of 0.92. The company has a dividend payback period of 19 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 13.4%. The ex-dividend date for UNM is 7/27/2017, and 8/18/2017 is their dividend pay date. It was founded in 1848 and is a US company with 9,500 employees. They are in the financial sector and the accident & health insurance industry. Our dividend rating for this stock is 2.1 / 5 stars.






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