Unum Group Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (UNM)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) is tomorrow, July 26, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $18.51 as of 3:45 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.8%.

The average volume for Unum Group has been three million shares per day over the past 30 days. Unum Group has a market cap of $5.42 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 12.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides group and individual disability insurance products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.4, below the average insurance industry P/E ratio of 23.7 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Unum Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Unum Group Ratings Report.

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