Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Sellers Decreased Their Shorts By 5.03%

May 3, 2018 - By Carey Conley

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 0.21, from 2017Q3’s 0.85. The ratio improved due to Unum Group positioning: 16 sold and 169 reduced. 64 funds amassed stakes and 133 increased stakes. Investors holded 200.74 million in 2017Q3 but now own 197.64 million shares or 1.55% less.
Kentucky Retirement Insur Tru Fund accumulated 5,959 shs or 0.05% of the stock. Moreover, Neuberger Berman Gp Limited Liability Company has 0.13% invested in Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) for 2.00M shs. Trexquant Inv L P, a Connecticut-based fund reported 36,911 shs. Barclays Pcl stated it has 249,885 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. Hbk Ltd Partnership invested in 0.01% or 25,800 shs. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec invested 0.01% in Unum Group (NYSE:UNM). 790,050 are owned by California Public Employees Retirement Systems. Gsa Partners Llp accumulated 59,827 shs or 0.2% of the stock. Whalerock Point Partners Ltd Liability holds 0.07% or 4,050 shs in its capital. Stanley stated it has 0.16% in Unum Group (NYSE:UNM). Guardian Life Insur Of America stated it has 735 shs. Panagora Asset Mngmt has invested 0.01% in Unum Group (NYSE:UNM). 187,413 are owned by Renaissance Technologies Limited Liability Company. Norinchukin Financial Bank The owns 0.02% invested in Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) for 22,913 shs. Engineers Gate Manager Lp holds 55,282 shs or 0.21% of its capital.

Unum Group registered $1.52 million net activity with 0 insider buys and 6 selling transactions since December 14, 2017. 8,459 shs were sold by IGLESIAS LISA G, worth $463,807. On Monday, February 5 5,000 shs were sold by Simonds Michael Q, worth $260,450. On Thursday, March 1 Shares for $397,325 were sold by Jerome Christopher J. $55,070 worth of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) was sold by Arnold Timothy Gerald. Waxenberg Daniel Jason sold $75,134 worth of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) or 1,435 shs on Friday, February 23.

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) had a decrease of its short interest by 5.03%. FINRA issued in May UNM’s total 6.24M short interest. The 6.57M previous shares are down with 5.03%. Previous UNM’s position will need 4 days to restore. It has 1.52 million average volume. Unum Group float short is 2.79%.

UNM reached $39.78 during the last trading session after $8.12 change.Unum Group is uptrending after having risen 4.49% since May 3, 2017. UNM has 8.19 million volume or 378.90% up from normal. UNM underperformed the S&P500 by 7.06%.

Unum Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides group and individual disability insurance services and products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom.The company has $8.80 billion market cap. It operates through Unum US, Unum UK, Colonial Life, and Closed Block divisions.9.1 is the P/E ratio. The firm offers group long-term and short-term disability, group life, and accidental death and dismemberment products; supplemental and voluntary products, such as individual disability, voluntary benefits, and dental and vision products; and accident, sickness, disability, life, and cancer and critical illness products.

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Ratings Coverage

A total of 8 analysts rate Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) as follows: 3 “Buy”, 4 “Hold” and 1 “Sell”. Тherefore 38% are bullish. (NYSE:UNM) has 14 ratings reports on May 3, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Thursday, April 5 the company was maintained by Morgan Stanley. On Thursday, April 12 the firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given. On Monday, February 12 FBR Capital upgraded the shares of UNM in report to “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, May 2 the rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. On Tuesday, February 13 the stock of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) has “Buy” rating given by B. Riley & Co. On Monday, November 6 the stock has “Neutral” rating by B. Riley & Co. On Thursday, February 1 RBC Capital Markets maintained Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, April 11 the firm has “Hold” rating given by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Monday, November 6 the stock of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) earned “Hold” rating by FBR Capital. On Friday, November 10 Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) with “Hold” rating.

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