Horace Mann Educators (HMN) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMNGet Free Report) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, February 7th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.65 per share for the quarter. Parties that wish to register for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Horace Mann Educators Trading Down 2.2 %

Shares of HMN stock opened at $35.39 on Tuesday. Horace Mann Educators has a 12-month low of $27.81 and a 12-month high of $38.28. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $33.73 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $31.43. The company has a market capitalization of $1.44 billion, a PE ratio of -110.59 and a beta of 0.27. The company has a quick ratio of 0.11, a current ratio of 0.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52.

Horace Mann Educators Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 14th were issued a dividend of $0.33 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, December 13th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.73%. Horace Mann Educators’s dividend payout ratio is presently -412.50%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Separately, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods raised shares of Horace Mann Educators from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and lifted their price objective for the company from $33.00 to $40.00 in a research note on Monday, January 29th.

Check Out Our Latest Stock Analysis on HMN

Insider Transactions at Horace Mann Educators

In related news, CEO Marita Zuraitis sold 50,098 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, January 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.09, for a total value of $1,858,134.82. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 279,600 shares in the company, valued at $10,370,364. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. 3.60% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Horace Mann Educators

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of HMN. Captrust Financial Advisors increased its position in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 70.4% during the third quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors now owns 6,363 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $225,000 after acquiring an additional 2,628 shares in the last quarter. APG Asset Management N.V. purchased a new stake in shares of Horace Mann Educators during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $211,000. Advisor Partners II LLC purchased a new stake in Horace Mann Educators in the 4th quarter worth approximately $208,000. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its holdings in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 28.8% in the 1st quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 6,161 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $206,000 after buying an additional 1,378 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Point72 Middle East FZE purchased a new stake in shares of Horace Mann Educators during the 2nd quarter valued at $203,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 99.28% of the company’s stock.

About Horace Mann Educators

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Horace Mann Educators Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an insurance holding company in the United States. The company operates through Property & Casualty, Life & Retirement, and Supplemental & Group Benefits segments. Its Property & Casualty segment offers insurance products, including private passenger auto insurance and residential home insurance; and provides auto coverages including liability and collision, and property coverage for homeowners and renters.

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