Citizens, Inc. (Austin, Texas) (New York Stock Exchange:CIA)

About the company

Citizens, Inc. (Austin, Texas) is an insurance holding company, which engages in the provision of insurance and reinsurance services. It operates through the Life Insurance and Home Service Insurance segments. The Life Insurance segment primarily issues ordinary whole life insurance and endowment policies in U.S. dollar-denominated amounts to foreign residents. The Home Service Insurance segment focuses on the life insurance needs of the middle and lower income markets. The company was founded by Harold Eugene Riley in 1969 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.




Life and Health Insurance




Geoffrey Martin Kolander


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
MetLife, Inc. MET 36089.76 71628.00 0.50 4.11 12.20
Aflac, Inc. AFL 27021.53 21705.00 0.99 9.19 13.55
Globe Life, Inc. GL 8452.65 4541.00 1.24 11.37 16.32
Lincoln National Corp. LNC 7442.00 17718.00 0.43 11.24 3.87
Voya Financial, Inc. VOYA 7074.72 7339.00 0.83 -12.66 -7.37
Primerica, Inc. PRI 5021.10 2134.00 3.14 14.00 16.86
Reinsurance Group of America, Inc. RGA 5002.88 14084.00 0.58 8.18 4.35
Unum Group UNM 3634.92 11938.00 0.36 3.72 8.21
Brighthouse Financial, Inc. BHF 3214.20 14848.00 0.13 0.63 33.18
eHealth, Inc. EHTH 2809.56 544.00 3.50 34.86 13.88
American Equity Investment Life Holding Co. AEL 2359.80 2706.00 0.67 4.60 18.94
FGL Holdings FG 1803.85 1226.00 3.94 -49.35 -2.69
AMERISAFE, Inc. AMSF 1205.17 354.00 2.80 14.58 23.73
Genworth Financial, Inc. GNW 1135.07 7889.00 0.08 11.15 1.31
Employers Holdings, Inc. EIG 991.04 743.00 0.89 14.61 9.48
FBL Financial Group, Inc. FFG 913.75 719.00 0.68 10.10 12.45
National Western Life Group, Inc. NWLI 796.56 654.00 0.36 7.88 13.67
Independence Holding Co. IHC 505.95 384.00 1.08 62.46 2.07
Citizens, Inc. (Austin, Texas) CIA 302.50 244.00 1.50 -302.50 -0.47
GWG Holdings, Inc. GWGH 268.23 101.00 2.83 4.79 60.32
Vericity, Inc. VERY 127.50 138.00 0.64 -5.82 -15.65

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Citizens Inc. Cl A

26d ago, source: MarketWatch

Currently, Walter Scott Buchholtz is Vice President-Human Resources of Citizens, Inc. (Austin, Texas). In his past career he held the position of Manager-Employee Programs at Lower Colorado River ...

Tesla Gets $1.1B Tax Break Approval From Travis County, Texas

1d ago, source: YAHOO!

The Cybertruck is Tesla Inc's (NASDAQ: TSLA) most polarizing vehicle to date. The company is looking for the perfect place to build a new factory to manufacture the futuristic pickup, and it has ...

Former US Rep. Allen West out of hospital after Texas crash

1mon ago, source: WTOC-TV

West was driving back from a rally in Austin focused on reopening the state amid the coronavirus pandemic when the accident occurred Saturday. West is running for chair of the Republican Party of ...

Commissioner Sid Miller secures donation of much-needed PPE for Rural Texas hospitals

1d ago, source: Business Insider

Today, Texas Commissioner of Agriculture, Sid Miller, who heads the Texas State Office of Rural Health, thanked Yaniv Sarig of Mohawk Group (NASDAQ: MWK) for their generous contribution of needed ...

Phunware plans to deploy mobile Smart City solution in Pasadena, Texas

1mon ago, source: Proactiveinvestors

citizens, first-responders, volunteers and even local businesses The Austin-based company's Smart City solution runs on its Multiscreen-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform Phunware Inc (NASDAQ:PHUN has ...

UT-Austin Poll: Texans’ COVID-19 concerns decreased as cases grew in the state

8d ago, source: KXAN

The survey, conducted between June 19 and June 29, concluded the “overall decline in concern was evident in both attitudes ...

Cisco Meraki Adds Phunware COVID-19 Mobile Solutions to Meraki Marketplace

1d ago, source: Business Wire

Phunware's pandemic response solutions, for healthcare organizations and city officials, are now available in the Cisco Meraki Marketplace.

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