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UNM Unum Group PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Nov 29, 2023, the UNM stock has a PE ratio of 6.79. The calculation is based on the latest EPS of $6.24 and the stock price of $42.36 per share. An increase of 7% has been observed in the PE ratio compared to its average of 6.4 of the last four quarters.

UNM PE ratio history

How has UNM's PE ratio performed in the past

The mean historical PE ratio of Unum Group over the last ten years is 10.01. The current 6.79 P/E ratio is 32% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, UNM's PE ratio peaked in the Jun 2015 quarter at 23.68, with a price of $35.75 and an EPS of $1.51. The Mar 2020 quarter marked the lowest point at 3.18, with a price of $15.01 and an EPS of $4.72.


Unum Group PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 102.74% in 2014

Maximum annual decrease: -57.34% in 2015

Year PE ratio Change
2022 6.26 2.96%
2021 6.08 3.05%
2020 5.9 6.31%
2019 5.55 -55.02%
2018 12.34 -1.28%
2017 12.5 12.71%
2016 11.09 16.98%
2015 9.48 -57.34%
2014 22.22 102.74%
2013 10.96 67.33%

UNM average PE ratio chart

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

The current PE ratio of UNM is higher than its 3-year average, but it is lower than its 5 and 10-year averages.

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UNM PE vs peers

What is UNM's PE ratio compared to its peers

UNM's PE ratio stands lower than its peer stocks AFL and PFG. Unum Group is currently trading at a lower PE ratio (6.79) than its peers average of 12.51.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
UNM Unum Group 6.79 $8.26B
CNO CNO Financial Group Inc 10.48 $2.94B
AFL Aflac Inc 10.67 $47.7B
VOYA Voya Financial Inc 10.91 $7.37B
PFG Principal Financial Group Inc 11.74 $17.68B
AAME Atlantic American Corp 14.62 $38.76M
AIZ Assurant Inc 16.61 $8.61B

Frequently asked questions

What is Unum Group's PE ratio?

As of Nov 29, 2023, UNM stock has a price to earnings ratio of 6.79.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Unum Group (UNM)?

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for UNM stock is 6.57.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Unum Group (UNM)?

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for UNM stock is 7.02.

What is the highest PE ratio for UNM?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 23.68 in the Jun 2015 quarter.

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

UNM's current price to earnings ratio is 32% below its 10-year historical average.

Why is Unum Group's PE ratio so low?

UNM's PE ratio is low because the stock price is relatively cheap compared to the earnings generated by the company.

How is UNM's PE ratio calculated (Unum Group PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Nov 29, 2023), Unum Group's share price is $42.36. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $6.24. Therefore, Unum Group's PE ratio for today is 6.79. PE RATIO(6.79) = STOCK PRICE($42.36) / TTM EPS($6.24)

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