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U.S. Life and Health Insurance Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies29
  • 7D0.9%
  • 3M-4.2%
  • 1Y-3.6%
  • YTD-4.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Life and Health Insurance industry has remained flat, although notably MetLife gained 7.2%. As for the longer term, the industry has declined 3.6% in the last year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 4.6% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Life and Health Insurance Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Fri, 27 May 2022US$240.2bUS$247.1bUS$21.6b7.9x
Sun, 24 Apr 2022US$260.2bUS$249.0bUS$23.3b9x
Tue, 22 Mar 2022US$275.8bUS$277.5bUS$27.0b8x
Thu, 17 Feb 2022US$286.5bUS$266.1bUS$26.6b9.3x
Sat, 15 Jan 2022US$286.9bUS$275.0bUS$25.1b10.1x
Mon, 13 Dec 2021US$268.2bUS$275.0bUS$25.1b9.2x
Wed, 10 Nov 2021US$277.6bUS$274.1bUS$26.1b8.9x
Fri, 08 Oct 2021US$250.1bUS$260.0bUS$23.3b7.9x
Sun, 05 Sep 2021US$246.5bUS$260.0bUS$23.3b7.6x
Tue, 03 Aug 2021US$240.3bUS$260.0bUS$23.3b8.2x
Fri, 07 May 2021US$243.2bUS$241.7bUS$11.9b9.1x
Mon, 08 Feb 2021US$195.0bUS$240.5bUS$15.6b9.7x
Sun, 01 Nov 2020US$156.3bUS$234.5bUS$15.7b6.5x
Wed, 05 Aug 2020US$168.6bUS$240.4bUS$17.3b9.2x
Sat, 09 May 2020US$164.1bUS$250.8bUS$25.1b8x
Fri, 31 Jan 2020US$222.9bUS$250.0bUS$20.3b9.3x
Mon, 04 Nov 2019US$222.3bUS$246.7bUS$22.3b13.1x
Thu, 08 Aug 2019US$232.6bUS$241.9bUS$20.6b10.9x
Median PE Ratio

11.3x


Total Market Cap: US$222.8bTotal Earnings: US$18.3bTotal Revenue: US$241.3bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Life and Health Insurance Industry Median PE3Y Average 9.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 9.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Life and Health Insurance industry have grown 5.6% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat.
  • This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Life and Health Insurance compare with similar industries?

US Market1.04%
Financials2.48%
Insurance0.42%
Life and Health Insurance0.91%
Property and Casualty Insurance0.84%
Insurance Brokers-0.093%
Reinsurance-0.28%
General Insurance-1.40%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
MET MetLifeUS$66.917.2%
+US$3.7b
1.9%PS8.2x
AFL AflacUS$59.126.3%
+US$2.3b
4.0%PS9.4x
PRU Prudential FinancialUS$104.565.0%
+US$1.9b
-1.9%PS8.2x
LNC Lincoln NationalUS$57.168.4%
+US$765.2m
-18.2%PS7.7x
PFG Principal Financial GroupUS$71.983.2%
+US$563.5m
10.3%PS11.6x
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US$4.78

Oscar Health

7D

-16.4%

1Y

-80.5%

CIA

US$3.19

Citizens

7D

-0.3%

1Y

-38.8%

VERY

US$7.00

Vericity

7D

-1.4%

1Y

-23.7%

AFL

US$59.12

Aflac

7D

6.3%

1Y

4.0%