EMC Insurance Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:EMCI)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $27.00 (4.19% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/22/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/20/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/4/2016        
5/6/2016Q116$0.59$0.70$158.92 million$119.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2016Q4$0.65$0.65ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2015Q315$0.18$0.31$156.08 million$122.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015Q215$0.23$0.32$152.34 million$119.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015Q115$0.87$1.45$151.30 million$151.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2015Q414$0.83$1.19$156.63 million$148.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2014Q314$0.13$0.16$149.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014Q2($0.02)($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2014Q214$0.31($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2014Q114$0.90$0.73$140.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2014Q413$1.18$1.20$133.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013Q313$0.62$0.50$130.12 million$107.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.30$0.47$125.37 million$127.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.96$0.97$121.69 million$120.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2012Q312$0.66$0.65$119.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2012($0.09)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2012$1.04$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2012$0.54$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/8/2011($0.14)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/9/2011($0.31)($1.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/10/2011($0.02)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2011$0.70$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q2 20161$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q3 20161$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q4 20161$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q1 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q2 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q3 20171$0.31$0.31$0.31
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
Annual Dividend:$0.76
Dividend Yield:2.70%
Payout Ratio:35.51% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.22% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Infinity (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/19/2016quarterly$0.192.93%5/26/20165/31/20166/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2016quarterly$0.193.07%3/11/20163/15/20163/22/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2015quarterly$0.192.98%11/13/201511/17/201512/24/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Quarterly$0.1911/13/201511/17/201511/24/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/27/2015quarterly$0.172.93%9/3/20159/8/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2015quarterly$0.252.9%5/21/20155/26/20156/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015quarterly$0.253.25%3/11/20153/13/20153/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014quarterly$0.253.09%11/14/201411/18/201411/25/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/28/2014quarterly$0.233%9/5/20149/9/20149/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2014quarterly$0.232.85%5/30/20146/3/20146/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2014quarterly$0.232.9%3/12/20143/14/20143/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/15/2013quarterly$0.233.2%11/21/201311/25/201312/3/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2013quarterly$0.213.01%9/6/20139/10/20139/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/23/2013quarterly$0.212.98%5/31/20136/4/20136/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2013quarterly$0.213.26%3/12/20133/14/20133/21/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/14/2016Elizabeth A NigutSVPSell1,355$26.77$36,273.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/8/2016Lisa Anne SimonettaSVPSell1,242$26.49$32,900.58View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2016Mark E ReeseCFOSell339$26.90$9,119.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2016Mark E ReeseCFOSell500$27.00$13,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Ronald Allan PaineSVPSell1,108$26.95$29,860.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/11/2016Mark E ReeseCFOSell100$27.50$2,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/11/2016Ronald Allan PaineSVPSell643$27.25$17,521.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/10/2016Ronald Allan PaineSVPSell1,007$27.23$27,420.61View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2015Lisa Anne SimonettaSVPSell930$26.17$24,338.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2015Elizabeth A. NigutSVPSell69$25.72$1,774.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/14/2015Michael Alan LovellSVPSell563$25.67$14,452.21View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2015Michael Alan LovellSVPSell371$25.53$9,471.63View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2015Mark E ReeseCFOSell1,050$34.70$36,435.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2014Ronald Allan PaineSVPSell1,100$32.30$35,530.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Michael Alan LovellVPSell2,262$28.64$64,783.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013William A MurrayDirectorSell1,500$27.43$41,145.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for EMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI)
DateHeadline
07/08/16 02:38 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
06/28/16 07:41 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EMCI-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/25/16 03:39 PMEMC Insurance Group (NASDAQ:EMCI) price target held steady to $0, reported today by Sandler O’Neill
06/22/16 03:57 PMAEGON : Iowa Insurance Companies to Host Des Moines Insurance Conference June 28
06/22/16 03:57 PMA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Employers Mutual Casualty Company and Its Subsidiaries
06/10/16 07:15 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EMCI-US : June 10, 2016 -
06/09/16 09:53 PMSenior Vice President of EMC Insurance Group Inc (NASDAQ:EMCI), Simonetta Lisa Anne, sells 1,242 shares worth $32,905
06/06/16 03:41 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ:EMCI) Trading Unchanged – Insider Trading Activity
06/02/16 03:57 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K) - On June 8, 2016, officers of EMC Insurance Group Inc. (the "Company") will be making presentations to various investors and analysts. The presentation slides are furnished as Exhibit 99. Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
05/27/16 08:35 AMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
05/20/16 02:35 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Financial Statements -
05/20/16 07:20 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EMCI-US : May 20, 2016 -
04/12/16 02:46 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Announces 2016 First Quarter Earnings Call and Access Information - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - EMCI 1Q16 Earnings Announcement.docx FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Walsh (Investors) 515-345-2515 Lisa Hamilton (Media) 515-345-7589 DES MOINES, Iowa (April 12, 2016) - EMC Insurance ...
03/19/16 01:36 PMEMC INSURANCE : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K) - On March 22, 2016, officers of EMC Insurance Group Inc. (the "Company") will be making presentations to various investors and analysts. The presentation slides are furnished as Exhibit 99. Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
03/08/16 02:13 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
03/03/16 03:27 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement -
03/02/16 02:30 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend - [GlobeNewswire] - DES MOINES, Iowa, March 02, 2016-- EMC Insurance Group Inc. today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock payable March 22, 2016 to stockholders ...
02/26/16 07:01 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EMCI-US : February 26, 2016 -
02/19/16 02:49 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhi -
02/16/16 12:34 PMEMC Insurance Q4 Earnings in Line with Estimates, Down Y/Y - EMC Insurance Group Inc. (EMCI - Snapshot Report) reported fourth-quarter 2015 operating income of 65 cents a share, in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Earnings, however, decreased 14.5% from the year-ago quarter. Including net realized investment ...
02/16/16 11:56 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/15/16 07:02 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 15, 2016 -
02/13/16 12:11 PMEMC Insurance Group's (EMCI) CEO Bruce Kelley on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Welcome to EMC Insurance Group's 2015 ... No shares were repurchased under the company's $15 million stock repurchase program during the fourth quarter. However, approximately $380,000 was used to repurchase EMCI common stock during the month of January.
02/12/16 04:18 PMEdited Transcript of EMCI earnings conference call or presentation 12-Feb-16 5:00pm GMT -
02/12/16 12:24 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and 2016 Operating Income - DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ OMX/GS:EMCI) today reported operating income of $13.4 million ($0.65 per share) for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015, compared to operating income of $15.4 ...
02/12/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 EMC Insurance Group Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/12/16 05:55 AMEMC Insurance Group posts 4Q profit -
02/12/16 05:30 AMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and 2016 Operating Income Guidance, and Announces a Presentation by Management at the 20th Annual NYSSA Insurance Conference - [GlobeNewswire] - Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2015 Operating Income Per Share– $0.65 Net Income Per Share– $0.48 Net Realized Investment Losses Per Share– $0.17 Catastrophe and Storm Losses Per Share– $0.11 Large ...
02/09/16 11:48 AMEMC's Kelley on Hot 100 list - A Des Moines insurance executive Bruce Kelley, president, CEO and treasurer of Des Moines-based EMC Insurance Group Inc., is on Insurance Business America magazine's Hot 100 list. The annual report features 100 power players who led the industry to new ...
02/08/16 01:51 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhib -
02/02/16 11:09 AMEMC Insurance issues higher earnings guidance - EMC Insurance Group Inc. today announced improved guidance for its 2015 operating earnings, due to below-average catastrophe and storm losses and improved premium rate adequacy. The Des Moines-based property and casualty insurer said it expects to report ...
02/01/16 12:48 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
01/29/16 06:10 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. (EMCI) - 27-Aug-15 EMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure 6-Aug-15 EMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure 1-Jul-15 EMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure 14-May-15 EMC ...
01/12/16 02:42 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
12/25/15 07:04 AMEMC Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : December 25, 2015 -
12/18/15 08:31 AMEMC Insurance Group downgraded by Sandler O'Neill -
12/08/15 12:17 PMEMC INSURANCE GROUP INC Financials -
11/10/15 02:50 PMEMC Insurance Tops Q3 Earnings, Keeps View, Ups Dividend -
11/06/15 01:18 PMEdited Transcript of EMCI earnings conference call or presentation 6-Nov-15 5:00pm GMT -
11/06/15 08:14 AMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Reports 2015 Third Quarter and Nine Month Results and Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - EMCI 3Q15 Earnings Release.docx FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Walsh (Investors) 515-345-2515 Lisa Hamilton (Media) 515-345-7589 Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2015 Operating ...
11/06/15 06:07 AMQ3 2015 EMC Insurance Group Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
11/06/15 05:43 AMEMC Insurance Group posts 3Q profit -
11/03/15 03:37 PMEMC Insurance Group Inc. Announces Terms of Inter-Company Reinsurance Programs for Calendar Year 2016 - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - EMCI 11-3-15 Inter-Company Reinsurance.docx FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Walsh (Investors) 515-345-2515 Lisa Hamilton (Media) 515-345-7589 DES MOINES, Iowa (November 3, 2015) - ...

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About EMC Insurance Group

EMC Insurance Group logoEMC Insurance Group Inc. is an insurance holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Property and Casualty Insurance and Reinsurance segment. It conducts its property and casualty insurance operations through its subsidiaries, including EMCASCO Insurance Company, Illinois EMCASCO Insurance Company and Dakota Fire Insurance Company, and its reinsurance operations through its subsidiary, EMC Reinsurance Company. The property and casualty insurance operations are integrated with the property and casualty insurance operations of Employers Mutual Casualty Company (Employers Mutual). The principal business activity of EMC Reinsurance Company is to assume through a quota share reinsurance agreement the voluntary reinsurance business written by Employers Mutual with unaffiliated insurance companies. The Company focuses on the sale of commercial lines of property and casualty insurance to small and medium-sized businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EMCI
  • CUSIP: 26866410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.22
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.69
  • P/E Ratio: 13.13
  • P/E Growth: 3.05
  • Market Cap: $591.02M
  • Beta: 0.6
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.8 EPS
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