CNA Financial Corporation (CNA): Price and Financial Metrics

CNA Financial Corporation (CNA): $43.99

0.05 (+0.11%)

POWR Rating

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  • CNA scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 98.72% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CNA is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • CNA ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 35th percentile.

CNA Stock Summary

  • Cna Financial Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.84% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of Cna Financial Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.5% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of Cna Financial Corp's share price is greater than that of only 3.76% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CNA, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are SJR, SSL, FRFHF, EBR, and BHF.
  • CNA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Cna Financial Corp's official web site, go to

CNA Valuation Summary

  • CNA's price/sales ratio is 1; this is 16.67% lower than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • CNA's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 17.2 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, CNA's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 17.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CNA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CNA 2021-05-03 1.2 1.0 18.7 16.2
CNA 2019-01-29 1.2 1.1 10.9 8.9
CNA 2018-12-20 1.2 1.0 10.5 8.7
CNA 2016-02-12 0.9 0.7 11.2 9.5
CNA 2010-04-22 0.9 0.7 25.7 16.2
CNA 2009-11-03 0.8 0.5 -22.8 -27.5

CNA Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -39.4%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 254.13%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 54.46%.
Over the past 34 months, CNA's revenue has gone up $1,614,000,000.

The table below shows CNA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 11,908 1,997 1,202
2021-09-30 11,785 1,721 1,323
2021-06-30 11,646 1,810 1,280
2021-03-31 11,383 1,645 1,063
2020-12-31 10,808 1,775 690
2020-09-30 10,654 1,568 576

CNA's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CNA has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 40.38% of graded US stocks.
  • CNA's asset turnover comes in at 0.181 -- ranking 89th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • MKL, CINF, and ANAT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CNA.

The table below shows CNA's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.181 0.368 0.026
2021-06-30 0.181 0.365 0.025
2021-03-31 0.180 0.346 0.022
2020-12-31 0.175 0.322 0.015
2020-09-30 0.175 0.314 0.013
2020-06-30 0.174 0.307 0.011

CNA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CNA, see our CNA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $48.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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CNA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $43.99 52-week high $50.33
Prev. close $43.94 52-week low $41.44
Day low $43.30 Volume 141,800
Day high $44.75 Avg. volume 166,065
50-day MA $47.18 Dividend yield 3.64%
200-day MA $45.29 Market Cap 11.93B

CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) Company Bio

CNA Financial provides commercial property and casualty insurance products primarily in the United States. It operates through Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core segments. The company was founded in 1853 and is based in Chicago, Illinois

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Latest CNA News From Around the Web

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CNA Financial Ended 2021 Very Well

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Seeking Alpha | February 16, 2022

CNA Financial (CNA) Beats on Q4 Earnings, Hikes Dividend

CNA Financial's (CNA) fourth-quarter results indicate sound P&C business operations and lowest combined ratio achieved in the last five years, partly offset by higher claims, benefits and expenses.

Yahoo | February 8, 2022

CNA Financial Non-GAAP EPS of $0.97, Net written premiums of $2.17B

CNA Financial press release (NYSE:CNA): Q4 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.97. Net written premiums of $2.17B (+11.3% Y/Y). "Given our strong performance on growth, rate, and profitability, we are optimistic about our opportunities and remain well positioned to capitalize on the favorable market conditions we anticipate in 2022," said Dino E. Robusto, Chairman...

Seeking Alpha | February 7, 2022

CNA Financial Corporation 2021 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

The following slide deck was published by CNA Financial Corporation in conjunction with their 2021 Q4 earnings call....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | February 7, 2022

Recap: CNA Financial Q4 Earnings

CNA Financial (NYSE: CNA ) reported its Q4 earnings results on Monday, February 7, 2022 at 06:00 AM. Here''s what investors need to know about the announcement. Earnings CNA Financial missed estimated earnings by 3.96%, reporting an EPS of $0.97 versus an Full story available on

Benzinga | February 7, 2022

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CNA Price Returns

1-mo -8.16%
3-mo N/A
6-mo 3.01%
1-year 0.15%
3-year 19.04%
5-year 36.73%
YTD 5.96%
2021 19.07%
2020 -5.42%
2019 9.47%
2018 -11.12%
2017 36.94%

CNA Dividends

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