Shares of CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA) saw an uptick in trading volume on Friday . 185,964 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 77% from the previous session’s volume of 104,957 shares.The stock last traded at $33.69 and had previously closed at $33.26.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of CNA Financial Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 25th.

The stock has a market cap of $9.11 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.78. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $32.30 and a 200-day moving average of $31.66.

CNA Financial Corp. (NYSE:CNA) last posted its earnings results on Monday, August 1st. The company reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.03. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.49 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts predict that CNA Financial Corp. will post $2.68 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th were given a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 11th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.97%.

CNA Financial Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company’s segments include Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core. The Specialty segment provides an array of professional, financial, and specialty property and casualty products and services.

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