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.
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.
Maximum annual increase: 102.74% in 2014
Maximum annual decrease: -57.34% in 2015
The current PE ratio of UNM is higher than its 3-year average, but it is lower than its 5 and 10-year averages.
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|
As of Nov 29, 2023, UNM stock has a price to earnings ratio of 6.79.
Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for UNM stock is 6.57.
Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for UNM stock is 7.02.
Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 23.68 in the Jun 2015 quarter.
UNM's current price to earnings ratio is 32% below its 10-year historical average.
UNM's PE ratio is low because the stock price is relatively cheap compared to the earnings generated by the company.
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.