Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) Analysts See $0.22 EPS

October 13, 2017 - By Linda Rogers

 Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) Analysts See $0.22 EPS
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.11, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 23 investors sold Horace Mann Educators Corporation shares while 53 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 39.60 million shares or 1.35% less from 40.14 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
Manufacturers Life Com The holds 31,998 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Punch And Inv accumulated 0.65% or 182,733 shares. Segall Bryant & Hamill Ltd Company stated it has 11,313 shares. Wells Fargo & Mn invested in 163,004 shares. Schwab Charles has 228,968 shares. Franklin Res invested in 0.02% or 1.07 million shares. Assetmark owns 0% invested in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) for 403 shares. State Street has 0% invested in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) for 1.03 million shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems has invested 0.01% in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN). Qs Ltd invested in 0% or 4,395 shares. Moreover, Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc has 0% invested in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN). Gemmer Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company accumulated 164 shares. Connable Office owns 6,238 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. 29,223 are held by Price T Rowe Associates Incorporated Md. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has invested 0.01% in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN).

Since May 30, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $245,698 activity. Sharpe Matthew P. had sold 2,355 shares worth $90,672 on Tuesday, May 30.

Wall Street await Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) to release earnings on October, 30. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.22, down exactly $0.36 or 62.07 % from 2014’s $0.58 EPS. The expected HMN’s profit could reach $8.96M giving the stock 45.74 P/E in the case that $0.22 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.02 EPS for the previous quarter, Horace Mann Educators Corporation’s analysts now forecast 1,000.00 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.75% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $40.25. About 89,589 shares traded. Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) has risen 12.86% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.84% the S&P500.

Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering Horace Mann Educators Corp (NYSE:HMN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Horace Mann Educators Corp had 9 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Hold” on Tuesday, September 5. The firm has “Buy” rating by Janney Capital given on Thursday, February 11. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Wood given on Tuesday, September 5. As per Tuesday, November 10, the company rating was initiated by JMP Securities. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, May 29 by Wood. As per Tuesday, April 11, the company rating was maintained by Wood. The stock of Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, August 17 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) earned “Sell” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, May 26.

Horace Mann Educators Corporation is an insurance holding company. The company has market cap of $1.64 billion. Through its subsidiaries, HMEC markets and underwrites personal lines of property and casualty (primarily personal lines automobile and homeowners) insurance, retirement annuities (primarily tax-qualified products) and life insurance in the United States. It has a 25.95 P/E ratio. The Company’s operating divisions include Property and Casualty segment, comprising primarily personal lines automobile and homeowners products; Retirement segment, comprising primarily tax-qualified fixed and variable annuities; Life segment life insurance, and Corporate and Other.

More notable recent Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Horace Mann Educators’ (HMN) CEO Marita Zuraitis on Q1 2017 Results – Earnings …” on April 25, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 12 …” published on June 09, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Horace Mann Educators’ (HMN) CEO Marita Zuraitis on Q2 2017 Results – Earnings …” on July 25, 2017. More interesting news about Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for …” published on September 13, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Horace Mann Educators’ (HMN) CEO Marita Zuraitis on Q4 2016 Results – Earnings …” with publication date: February 07, 2017.

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