Market Updates on Accident & Health Insurance Stocks -- Aflac, Unum Group, CNO Financial Group, and Assurant

Jun 13, 2016, 07:55 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

On Friday, June 10, 2016, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 4,894.55, down 1.29%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.67% lower, to finish at 17,865.34; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,096.07, down 0.92%. has initiated coverage on the following equities: Aflac Inc. (NYSE: AFL), Unum Group (NYSE: UNM), CNO Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: CNO), and Assurant Inc. (NYSE: AIZ). Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free trade alerts at:

Aflac Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 1.08% lower at $68.95 with a total volume of 1.51 million shares traded. The Company, through its subsidiary, American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. Over the last one month and the previous three months, the Company's shares have advanced 0.88% and 11.39%, respectively. Additionally, the Company's stock has gained 12.31% in the past one year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.04% and 12.16%, respectively. Aflac's stock traded at a PE ratio of 11.34 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 51.57. Sign up and read the free notes on AFL at:

Unum Group's stock lost 2.66% to close the day at $34.74. The stock recorded a trading volume of 3.30 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 1.80 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 2.75% in the last one month and 10.26% in the previous three months. The stock is trading 2.58% and 7.82% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, Unum's stock traded at a PE ratio of 9.83 and has an RSI of 45.44. The Company was founded in 1848 and is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The complimentary notes on UNM can be downloaded in PDF format at:

On Friday, shares in CNO Financial Group Inc. which operates through Bankers Life, Washington National, and Colonial Penn segments, ended the session 1.85% lower at $19.11 with a total volume of 970,444 shares traded. Shares of the Company traded at a PE ratio of 13.73. The Company's shares have advanced 0.72% in the last one month, 4.56% in the previous three months and 3.44% in the past one year. The stock is trading 1.14% above its 50-day moving average and 4.02% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of CNO Financial Group have an RSI of 44.59. Register for free on and access the latest research on CNO at:

On Friday, shares in Assurant Inc., which through its subsidiaries, provides specialty protection products and related services in North America, Latin America, Europe, and internationally, ended the day 0.32% lower at $84.77 with a total volume of 425,613 shares traded. Shares of the Company traded at a PE ratio of 18.12. The Company's shares have gained 9.87% in the previous three months and 29.35% in the past one year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 1.77% and 7.38%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Assurant have an RSI of 46.46. Get free access to your trade alert on AIZ at:


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