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torchmark corp (TMK) Snapshot

Open
$54.66
Previous Close
$54.78
Day High
$55.28
Day Low
$54.43
52 Week High
07/2/14 - $56.49
52 Week Low
07/17/13 - $45.62
Market Cap
7.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
506.5K
EPS TTM
$3.90
Shares Outstanding
131.7M
EX-Date
05/29/14
P/E TM
14.1x
Dividend
$0.51
Dividend Yield
0.87%
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torchmark corp (TMK) Details

Torchmark Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various life and health insurance products, and annuities in the United States, Canada, and New Zealand. The company operates in Life Insurance, Health Insurance, and Annuities segments. It offers life insurance products, including traditional and interest-sensitive whole life insurance, term life insurance, and other life insurance; and health insurance products comprising Medicare Supplement, Medicare Part D, cancer, accident, long-term care, and limited-benefit hospital and surgical insurance products. The company’s annuity products consist of single-premium and flexible-premium deferred annuities. It sells its products through sales by direct response, exclusive agents, independent agents. Torchmark Corporation was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in McKinney, Texas.

2,890 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1900

torchmark corp (TMK) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Chairman of the Board, Co-Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $791.9K
Co-Chairman of the Board, Co-Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $791.9K
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $417.7K
Member of Enterprise Risk Management Committe...
Total Annual Compensation: $525.8K
Chief Administrative Officer, Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $499.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

torchmark corp (TMK) Key Developments

Torchmark Corporation Declares Cash Dividend, Payable on August 1, 2014

The Board of Directors of Torchmark Corporation declared a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common stock payable August 1, 2014 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 2, 2014. The common dividend, which will be paid on all issued and outstanding shares including those shares issued on July 1, 2014 in the partial stock split will be $0.1267 per share. This is equivalent to a $0.19 per share dividend prior to the split.

Torchmark Corporation Announces Management Changes

Mark S. McAndrew retired from the Board of Directors (Board) of Torchmark Corporation (Torchmark) immediately prior to the convening of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on April 24, 2014. On April 23, 2014, the Board of Torchmark elected Gary L. Coleman and Larry M. Hutchison as Co-Chairmen of the Board, effective upon the April 24, 2014 retirement of Chairman Mark S. McAndrew from the Board. Accordingly, immediately prior to the commencement of the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on April 24, 2104, Messrs. Coleman and Hutchison commenced their service as Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officers of Torchmark. Mr. Coleman (age 61) and Mr. Hutchison (age 60) have served as Torchmark directors since August 2012 and were appointed Torchmark's Co-Chief Executive Officers (Co-CEOs) effective June 1, 2012.

Torchmark Corporation Plans to Open 4 More Offices at Liberty

Torchmark Corporation reported that the company opened another new office at Liberty in the first quarter, and expect to open 4 more new offices at Liberty during the remainder of 2014. The company continue to expand into more heavily populated, less-penetrated areas to generate long-term agency growth at Liberty and expect to see total life and health sales growth for the full year 2014 in the range of 3% to 6%.

 

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