CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) went up by 14.08% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $20.93 and move down -62.5%, while CNO stocks collected +19.26% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 02/27/20 that Bankers Life Named a 2020 Training Top 125 Award Winner for Ninth Consecutive Year

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) Worth an Investment?

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 4.84 times of increase in earnings at the present.

CNO Market Performance

CNO stocks went up by 19.26% for the week, with the monthly drop of -27.07% and a quarterly performance of -30.23%, while its annual performance rate touched -20.64%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.01% for CNO stocks with the simple moving average of -21.83% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CNO stocks, with B. Riley FBR repeating the rating for CNO shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for CNO socks in the upcoming period according to B. Riley FBR is $20 based on the research report published on March 11, 2020.

Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CNO stock at the price of $20. The rating they have provided for CNO stocks is “In-line” according to the report published on January 7, 2020.

Evercore ISI gave “ Outperform” rating to CNO stocks, setting the target price at $20 in the report published on January 9, 2019.

CNO Stocks -21.95% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought CNO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, CNO Financial Group, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -38.46% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 9.94%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 15.58%, while the shares sank at the distance of -25.55% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -28.44% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, CNO went up by +19.26%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -20.49% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $13.34. In addition, CNO Financial Group, Inc. saw -28.96% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

CNO Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO), starting from Maurer Dan, who bought 10,000 shares at the price of $9.52 back on Mar 23. After this action, Rushing now owns 24,624 shares of CNO Financial Group, Inc., valued at $95,184 with the latest closing price.

Bhojwani Gary C, the Chief Executive Officer of CNO Financial Group, Inc., bought 20,000 shares at the value of $9.35 during a trade that took place back on Mar 23, which means that Bhojwani Gary C is holding 331,608 shares at the value of $187,000 based on the most recent closing price.

CNO Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +11.53 for the present operating margin. The net margin for CNO Financial Group, Inc. stands at +10.58. Total capital return value is set at 5.62, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.28. Equity return holds the value 9.50%, with 1.20% for asset returns.

Based on CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO), the company’s capital structure generated 80.95 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 44.74.