Horace Mann Educators Co. (NYSE:HMN) VP Kimberly A. Johnson Sells 1,500 Shares

Horace Mann Educators Co. (NYSE:HMN) VP Kimberly A. Johnson sold 1,500 shares of Horace Mann Educators stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.32, for a total value of $66,480.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of NYSE:HMN traded up $0.55 during trading on Friday, hitting $43.53. 74,078 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 145,206. The stock has a market cap of $1.81 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 64.01 and a beta of 0.65. Horace Mann Educators Co. has a fifty-two week low of $34.38 and a fifty-two week high of $47.00. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $42.28 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $39.74. The company has a current ratio of 0.07, a quick ratio of 0.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20.

Horace Mann Educators (NYSE:HMN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 5th. The insurance provider reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $451.50 million for the quarter. Horace Mann Educators had a return on equity of 2.54% and a net margin of 8.73%. As a group, research analysts predict that Horace Mann Educators Co. will post 2.15 EPS for the current year.



Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Horace Mann Educators during the fourth quarter worth about $27,116,000. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 9.1% in the fourth quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 436,422 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $16,344,000 after acquiring an additional 36,558 shares during the last quarter. Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. boosted its position in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 24.8% in the first quarter. Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. now owns 882,267 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $31,065,000 after acquiring an additional 175,395 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 178.5% in the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 9,775 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $344,000 after acquiring an additional 6,265 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Quadrant Capital Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Horace Mann Educators by 495.9% in the first quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 1,609 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $53,000 after acquiring an additional 1,339 shares during the last quarter.

A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Sandler O’Neill assumed coverage on Horace Mann Educators in a research report on Wednesday, May 22nd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $46.00 target price on the stock. TheStreet raised Horace Mann Educators from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Friday, May 17th.

Horace Mann Educators Company Profile

Horace Mann Educators Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a multiline insurance company in the United States. The Company operates through four segments: Property and Casualty, Retirement, Life, and Corporate and Other. It underwrites and markets personal lines of property and casualty insurance, including personal lines automobile and property insurance products; retirement products, such as tax-qualified fixed and variable annuities; and life insurance products.

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