How Have the Numbers Shaped Up for Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN)

Earnings results for Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN)

Horace Mann Educators Corporation is expected* to report earnings on 05/04/2021 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Mar 2021. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 2 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.76. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.78.

Horace Mann Educators last released its quarterly earnings data on February 1st, 2021. The insurance provider reported $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.91 by $0.22. The company had revenue of $352.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $327.40 million. Horace Mann Educators has generated $2.20 earnings per share over the last year and currently has a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.2. Horace Mann Educators has confirmed that its next quarterly earnings report will be published on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021. Horace Mann Educators will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 4th. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

Analyst Opinion on Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN)

2 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Horace Mann Educators in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $45.00, predicting that the stock has a possible upside of 12.22%. The high price target for HMN is $45.00 and the low price target for HMN is $45.00. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of “Hold.”

Horace Mann Educators has received a consensus rating of Hold. The company’s average rating score is 2.00, and is based on no buy ratings, 2 hold ratings, and no sell ratings. According to analysts’ consensus price target of $45.00, Horace Mann Educators has a forecasted upside of 12.2% from its current price of $40.10. Horace Mann Educators has only been the subject of 1 research reports in the past 90 days.

Dividend Strength: Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN)

Horace Mann Educators pays a meaningful dividend of 3.09%, higher than the bottom 25% of all stocks that pay dividends. Horace Mann Educators has only been increasing its dividend for 1 years. The dividend payout ratio of Horace Mann Educators is 56.36%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Horace Mann Educators will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.75% next year. This indicates that Horace Mann Educators will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.

Insiders buying/selling: Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN)

In the past three months, Horace Mann Educators insiders have sold more of their company’s stock than they have bought. Specifically, they have bought $0.00 in company stock and sold $355,503.00 in company stock. Only 2.60% of the stock of Horace Mann Educators is held by insiders.

Earnings and Valuation of Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN

Earnings for Horace Mann Educators are expected to remain at $3.20 per share in the coming year. The P/E ratio of Horace Mann Educators is 14.22, which means that it is trading at a less expensive P/E ratio than the market average P/E ratio of about 24.08. The P/E ratio of Horace Mann Educators is 14.22, which means that it is trading at a less expensive P/E ratio than the Finance sector average P/E ratio of about 23.04. Horace Mann Educators has a P/B Ratio of 1.05. P/B Ratios below 3 indicates that a company is reasonably valued with respect to its assets and liabilities.

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