Horace Mann Educators Corp. (NYSE:HMN)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $36.73 and last traded at $36.00, with a volume of 54,493 shares. The stock had previously closed at $36.55.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Horace Mann Educators Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, May 5th.

The firm has a market capitalization of $1.45 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.97. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $35.30 and a 200-day moving average price of $33.05.

Horace Mann Educators Corp. (NYSE:HMN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 27th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.08. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.36 EPS. The firm had revenue of $283.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $273.80 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts forecast that Horace Mann Educators Corp. will post $1.93 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMEC) is an insurance holding company. 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.

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