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Unum Group Forward Dividend Yield %

: 3.39% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-14), the Forward Annual Dividend Yield of Unum Group is 3.39%.

As of today (2022-08-14), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Unum Group is 3.16%.

UNM's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked worse than
57.46% of 409 companies
in the Insurance industry
Industry Median: 3.75 vs UNM: 3.39

Unum Group's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $0.30.

During the past 12 months, Unum Group's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.10% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Unum Group was 26.80% per year. The lowest was -20.20% per year. And the median was 8.10% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Competitive Comparison

For the Insurance - Life subindustry, Unum Group's Forward Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Unum Group Forward Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Insurance industry and Financial Services sector, Unum Group's Forward Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Unum Group's Forward Dividend Yield % falls into.



Unum Group Forward Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Unum Group Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.3302022-07-282022-07-292022-08-19Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3002022-04-282022-04-292022-05-20Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3002022-01-272022-01-282022-02-18Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3002021-10-282021-10-292021-11-19Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus has an internal rule that if the most recent dividend payment frequency is at least 4 times a year, then the full year will be calculated according to the frequency of payment or the one-year time frame, whichever is stricter.
* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Unum Group's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.32/38.89
=3.39 %

Current Share Price is $38.89.
Unum Group's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.33 * 4 = $1.32.

Unum Group's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.23/38.89
=3.16 %

Current Share Price is $38.89.
Unum Group's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.23.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Unum Group  (NYSE:UNM) Forward Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Unum Group Business Description

Unum Group logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1 Fountain Square, Chattanooga, TN, USA, 37402
Unum Group is a provider of group and individual income protection insurance products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Poland, and other countries. It is the largest domestic disability insurer, with the majority of premiums generated from employer plans. The company also offers a complementary portfolio of other insurance products, including long-term care insurance, life insurance, and employer- and employee-paid group benefits. It has the following operating business segments: Unum US, Unum International, and Colonial Life. The majority of the revenue is earned from the Unum US segment. The firm markets its products primarily through brokers.
Executives
King Gale V. director 123 SOUTH FRONT STREET MEMPHIS TN 38103
Till Mark Paul officer: EVP & CEO Designate, Unum Intl 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPARTMENT (E7N200) CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Pashley Cherie officer: SVP, Chief Accounting Officer 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPT. 7N200 CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Pyne Christopher W officer: EVP, Group Benefits 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPT. (7N200) CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Leiper Martha officer: EVP, Chief Investment Officer 9800 FREDERICKSBURG ROAD SAN ANTONIO TX 78288
Zabel Steven Andrew officer: EVP & Chief Financial Officer 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPT. (7N200) CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Keaney Timothy F director 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPT. 7S730 CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Devore Susan D. director C/O PREMIER, INC. 13034 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PLACE CHARLOTTE NC 28277
Egan Cynthia director 7117 BELLONA AVENUE BALTIMORE MD 21212
Bunting Theodore H Jr director P. O. BOX 61000 NEW ORLEANS LA 70161
Shammo Francis director 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Echevarria Joseph director 225 LIBERTY STREET NEW YORK NY 10286
O Hanley Ronald P director C/O UNUM GROUP, 1 FOUNTAIN SQUARE LAW DEPT. 7S730 CHATTANOOGA TN 37402
Bhasin Puneet officer: Chief Info & Digital Officer 1001 FANNIN, SUITE 4000 HOUSTON TX 77002
Cross Susan Lee director XL HOUSE ONE BERMUDIANA ROAD HAMILTON D0 HM 11

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