CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) Is At $24.91 Formed Wedge; Nuveen Build America Bond Fund (NBB)’s Sentiment Is 1.92

The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $20.94. About 101,231 shares traded or 66.82% up from the average. Nuveen Build America Bond Fund (NBB) has 0.00% since January 31, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) formed wedge up with $26.16 target or 5.00% above today’s $24.91 share price. CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) has $4.18 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.08% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $24.91. About 1.09 million shares traded or 30.70% up from the average. CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) has risen 4.81% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.89% the S&P500.

Analysts await CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) to report earnings on February, 6. They expect $0.41 earnings per share, up 17.14% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.35 per share. CNO’s profit will be $68.78M for 15.19 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.45 actual earnings per share reported by CNO Financial Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.89% negative EPS growth.

Among 10 analysts covering CNO Financial Group (NYSE:CNO), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. CNO Financial Group had 22 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wood initiated CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) rating on Wednesday, July 29. Wood has “Outperform” rating and $22 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Monday, June 5. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21. Bruyette & Woods” reinitiated CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) rating on Wednesday, July 29. Bruyette & Woods” has “Outperform” rating and $22.0 target. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) on Thursday, August 31 with “Hold” rating. FBR Capital maintained CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) on Tuesday, December 13 with “Outperform” rating. Wood maintained CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) rating on Tuesday, August 2. Wood has “Market Perform” rating and $19 target. The company was initiated on Friday, September 23 by Wells Fargo. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, August 14. Goldman Sachs initiated the shares of CNO in report on Tuesday, November 17 with “Buy” rating.

Tortoise Investment Management Llc holds 1.61% of its portfolio in Nuveen Build America Bond Fund for 246,004 shares. National Planning Corp owns 356,609 shares or 1.57% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. has 0.99% invested in the company for 523,284 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Brick & Kyle Associates has invested 0.63% in the stock. Usca Ria Llc, a Texas-based fund reported 85,751 shares.