The top gainers for today include Unum Group UNM from the sector Financial with a gain of -1.23%. The price is $ 44.96, at present and the target price is $ 47.85.
The weekly performance for Unum Group is -2.83%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 6.79%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 15.00%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by -2.53% and the 52-week low is 53.38%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Unum Group is not as bright as it currently stands at -5.88% and 2.84%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Unum Group has a total market capitalization of 10306.18 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 1.50%. It has a dividend yield of 1.78% while the payout ratio is 19.40%.
Unum Group has a gross margin of *TBA and an operating margin of 13.70%. The net profit margin stands at 8.40%.
The weekly volatility is 2.01% and the monthly volatility is 2.11%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.