Unum Group As of September 21, 2021 ticker dps (an.) 2021 hike 2020 hike 2019 hike
UNM $1.20 5.3% 0.0% 9.6%
Business yield Hike yrs 5 yr CAGR freq. paid since
Financial Protection Benefits 5.1% 13 8.4% Quarter N/A

Unum Group (UNM) will raise its quarterly dividend by 9.6 percent to $0.285 per share in 2019. This marks the 11th consecutive year of dividend increases by the financial protection benefits company. A new annual rate of $1.14 per share yields 3.4% at a stock price of $33.28.

“We are pleased to again increase our dividend payout, which is indicative of not only our consistent performance and capital generation, but also our commitment to returning value to shareholders,” said Richard P. McKenney, president and CEO of Unum.

Unum Group is a leading provider of financial protection benefits in the United States and the United Kingdom. Its primary businesses are Unum US, Colonial Life, Starmount and Unum UK. Unum’s portfolio includes disability, life, accident and critical illness, dental and vision coverage, which help protect millions of working people and their families in the event of an illness or injury. Unum also provides stop-loss coverage to help self-insured employers protect against unanticipated medical costs.

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Ex-date Ticker Yield YTD hike
Sep 23 XRAY 0.7% 10.0%
Sep 23 SRE 3.4% 5.3%
Sep 23 FLS 2.3% 0.0%
Sep 23 MDT 2.0% 8.6%
Sep 23 RL 2.5% 0.0%
Sep 23 IFF 2.4% 2.6%
Sep 24 EQR 3.0% 0.0%
Sep 24 GE 0.3% 0.0%
Sep 24 CERN 1.2% 0.0%
Sep 27 AMT 1.8% 5.0%