Globe Life Inc. (GL): Price and Financial Metrics

Globe Life Inc. (GL): $101.59

1.89 (+1.90%)

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GL POWR Grades

  • GL scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 84.7% of US stocks.
  • GL's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • GL ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

GL Stock Summary

  • GL's went public 34.77 years ago, making it older than 90.39% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of GLOBE LIFE INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 0.45% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of GLOBE LIFE INC's share price is greater than that of just 0.96% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to GL, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CNA, FRFHF, OGE, CEA, and TAC.
  • GL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit GLOBE LIFE INC's official web site, go to

GL Valuation Summary

  • GL's EV/EBIT ratio is 12.3; this is 26.8% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • GL's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.4 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for GL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
GL 2022-09-23 1.9 1.8 13.8 12.3
GL 2022-09-22 1.9 1.9 14.1 12.6
GL 2022-09-21 2.0 1.9 14.3 12.7
GL 2022-09-20 2.0 1.9 14.3 12.7
GL 2022-09-19 1.9 1.9 14.2 12.7
GL 2022-09-16 1.9 1.9 14.1 12.6

GL Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -13.85%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 15.56%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at -5.88%.
GL's revenue has moved up $720,469,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 5,176.162 1,429.031 708.189
2022-03-31 5,154.665 1,462.983 730.803
2021-12-31 5,112.869 1,437.68 744.959
2021-09-30 5,044.45 1,457.84 771.246
2021-06-30 4,961.654 1,409.171 771.32
2021-03-31 4,871.427 1,504.71 744.75

GL'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.
  • GL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 45.95% of graded US stocks.
  • GL's asset turnover comes in at 0.173 -- ranking 95th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • UNH, DGICA, and FGF are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with GL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.173 0.452 0.034
2021-03-31 0.173 0.450 0.034
2020-12-31 0.172 0.457 0.034
2020-09-30 0.174 0.461 0.034
2020-06-30 0.176 0.469 0.036
2020-03-31 0.178 0.476 0.037

GL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of GL, see our GL 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 $108.43 Average Broker Recommendation 1.94 (Hold)

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GL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $101.59 52-week high $108.61
Prev. close $99.70 52-week low $85.25
Day low $99.36 Volume 128,184
Day high $101.63 Avg. volume 548,489
50-day MA $100.65 Dividend yield 0.83%
200-day MA $99.50 Market Cap 9.90B

Globe Life Inc. (GL) Company Bio

Globe Life Inc. (formerly Torchmark Corporation) provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand. It operates through Life Insurance, Health Insurance, Medicare Part D, and Annuities segments. The company was founded in 1900 and is based in McKinney, Texas.

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Latest GL News From Around the Web

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Yahoo | September 7, 2022

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Globe Life Inc. and its Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J., August 11, 2022--AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of "a+" (Excellent) of the key life/health subsidiaries of Globe Life Inc. (Globe Life) (headquartered in McKinney, TX) [NYSE: GL]. Concurrently, AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of "bbb+" (Good) of Globe Life. AM Best also has affirmed the associated Short- and Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings (Short-Term IR; Long-Term IR) on the d

Yahoo | August 11, 2022


Globe Life Inc. (NYSE: GL) reported today that for the quarter ended June 30, 2022, net income was $1.79 per diluted common share, compared with $1.92 per diluted common share for the year-ago quarter. Net operating income for the quarter was $2.07 per diluted common share, compared with $1.85 per diluted common share for the year-ago quarter.

Yahoo | July 27, 2022

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GL Price Returns

1-mo 4.96%
3-mo 4.15%
6-mo 0.23%
1-year 13.24%
3-year 10.09%
5-year 31.78%
YTD 9.07%
2021 -0.48%
2020 -8.92%
2019 42.34%
2018 -17.23%
2017 23.93%

GL Dividends

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