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CNO CNO Financial Group PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As at Jun 21, 2024, the CNO stock has a PE ratio of 7.92. This is based on the current EPS of $3.48 and the stock price of $27.56 per share. A decrease of 17% has been seen in the P/E ratio compared to the average of 9.6 of the last 4 quarters.

CNO PE ratio history

How has CNO's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of CNO Financial Group over the last ten years is 12.6. The current 7.92 PE ratio is 37% below the historical average. Over the past ten years, CNO's PE ratio was at its highest in the Dec 2014 quarter at 71.75, with a price of $17.22 and an EPS of $0.24. The Sep 2022 quarter recorded the bottom point at 2.55, with a price of $17.97 and an EPS of $7.06.


CNO Financial Group PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 776.07% in 2014

Maximum annual decrease: -80.99% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2023 11.43 172.79%
2022 4.19 -21.97%
2021 5.37 -48.81%
2020 10.49 51.59%
2019 6.92 N/A
2018 N/A N/A
2017 23.97 154.19%
2016 9.43 -30.87%
2015 13.64 -80.99%
2014 71.75 776.07%

CNO average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of CNO for the past years

CNO's current P/E ratio is above the 3 and 5-year historical averages, but it is below the 10-year average.

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CNO PE vs peers

What is CNO's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peers AFL and MET, CNO's PE ratio stands lower, however it is higher than UNM's and LNC's. CNO Financial Group's PE ratio is trading below the peer group average of 12.62.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
LNC Lincoln National Corp 4.32 $5.44B
UNM Unum Group 7.51 $9.63B
CNO CNO Financial Group Inc 7.92 $2.98B
AFL Aflac Inc 9.81 $50.95B
AIZ Assurant Inc 11.72 $8.77B
PFG Principal Financial Group Inc 14.71 $18.75B
RGA Reinsurance Group Of America Inc 15.89 $13.63B
MET Metlife Inc 24.41 $50.68B

Frequently asked questions

What is CNO Financial Group's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for CNO stock as of Jun 21, 2024, stands at 7.92.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for CNO Financial Group (CNO)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CNO stock is 6.53.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for CNO Financial Group (CNO)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for CNO stock is 7.15.

What is the highest PE ratio for CNO?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 71.75 and it was in the Dec 2014 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for CNO compare to its historical average?

CNO's current price to earnings ratio is 37% below its 10-year historical average.

Why is CNO Financial Group's PE ratio so low?

CNO's PE ratio of 7.92 is considered low because the company's stock price is trading at a lower multiple of earnings.

How is CNO's PE ratio calculated (CNO Financial Group PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 21, 2024), CNO Financial Group's stock price is $27.56. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $3.48. Therefore, CNO Financial Group's P/E ratio for today is 7.92. PE RATIO(7.92) = STOCK PRICE($27.56) / TTM EPS($3.48)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.