Stock Price of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) Increases 6.64%

CNO Financial Group, Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 17.43% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 29.82% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 28.6% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of CNO Financial Group, Inc. has a positive value of 6.86 compared to overall market. CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) has climbed 6.64% in the past week and advanced 6.53% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 5.78% and the outperformance has advanced to 4.62% for the last 4 weeks period.

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $20.38 and hit $20.69 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.55, with a gain of 2.04% or 0.41 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,475,651 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $20.69 and the company has a market cap of $3,571 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $14.3 .

CNO Financial Group Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 7, 2017. The company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.04. Analyst had a consensus of $0.39. The company had revenue of $1004.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $976.10 million. The companys revenue was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.CNO Financial Group Inc was Initiated by Citigroup to Neutral on Jan 26, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by FBR & Co. on Dec 13, 2016 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $21 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 25, 2016, Christopher J Nickele (EVP and Chief Actuary) sold 30,000 shares at 17.91 per share price.On Nov 16, 2016, Susan L Menzel (EVP, HR) sold 79,500 shares at 17.50 per share price.On May 27, 2016, John R Kline (SVP & Chief Acctg Officer) sold 25,000 shares at 20.15 per share price.

CNO Financial Group, Inc. is a holding company for a group of insurance companies operating throughout the United States that develop, market and administer supplemental health insurance, annuity, individual life insurance and other insurance products. The Company serves Americas middle-income consumers, with a focus on seniors. It manages its business through the following three primary operating segments: Bankers Life, Colonial Penn and Conseco Insurance Group. Bankers Life markets and distributes health and life insurance products and annuities to the middle-income senior market. Colonial Penn markets primarily graded benefit and simplified issue life insurance directly to customers through television advertising, direct mail, the internet and telemarketing. Conseco Insurance Group markets and distributes specified disease insurance, accident, disability, life insurance and annuities to middle-income consumers at home and at the worksite. CNO Financial Group, Inc. is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.


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