CNO Financial Group (CNO) Raises Quarterly Dividend 8.3% to $0.13; Approves $500M Buyback Plan

May 7, 2021 4:19 PM EDT

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CNO Financial Group (NYSE: CNO) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share, or $0.52 annualized. This is an 8.3% increase from the prior dividend of $0.12.

The dividend will be payable on June 24, 2021, to stockholders of record on June 10, 2021, with an ex-dividend date of June 9, 2021.

The annual yield on the dividend is 1.9 percent.

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved an additional $500 million to repurchase the company's outstanding common stock. At March 31, 2021, CNO had remaining repurchase capacity under its share repurchase program of approximately $169 million. The repurchase program is intended to be implemented through purchases made from time to time in the open market, through private transactions or by a tender offer, in accordance with Securities and Exchange Commission requirements. The amount and timing of the repurchases (if any) will be based on business and market conditions and other factors.

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