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Consensus Ratings for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $56.00 (10.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/13/2016JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$57.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2016SunTrustUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$48.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2015Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/6/2014Raymond JamesDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/7/2014Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$48.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/28/2014 forward)
Earnings History for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/4/2016        
5/9/2016Q116$0.60$0.46$224.14 million$193.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2016Q415$0.76$0.73$164.97 million$185.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q3$0.64$0.63$227.75 million$174.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015Q215$0.64$0.64$190.80 million$203.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015Q1$0.67$0.61$212.52 million$207.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015Q414$0.63$1.04$457.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q314$0.74$0.68$211.90 million$203.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2014Q214$0.69$0.69$177.24 million$222.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014Q114$0.70$0.73$199.69 million$208.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2014Q413$1.08$1.14$174.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013Q313$0.81$0.88$168.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.87$0.72$166.53 million$170.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.73$0.97$176.89 million$194.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2013Q4 2012$1.35$1.56$175.49 million$195.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2012Q312$1.58$1.71$169.29 million$156.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2012$1.48$1.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2012$1.36$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2012$1.58$4.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2011$1.24$1.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$1.25$1.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2011$1.16$1.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2011$1.35$3.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.46$0.62$0.54
Q2 20163$0.55$0.59$0.57
Q3 20162$0.55$0.58$0.57
Q4 20164$0.62$0.75$0.66
Q1 20172$0.50$0.61$0.56
Q2 20172$0.49$0.63$0.56
Q3 20172$0.49$0.68$0.59
Q4 20172$0.67$0.74$0.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:2.45%
Payout Ratio:54.63%
Dividend Growth:25.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/25/2016quarterly$0.312.4%6/22/20166/24/20167/8/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2016quarterly$0.312.49%3/28/20163/30/20164/12/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015special$1.002.38%12/22/201512/24/20151/8/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/2/2015quarterly$0.312.56%9/22/20159/24/201510/7/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/27/2015quarterly$0.312.75%6/23/20156/25/20157/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015quarterly$0.312.76%3/24/20153/26/20154/8/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/3/2014special$2.652.65%12/26/201412/30/20141/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/3/2014quarterly$0.302.61%9/24/20149/26/201410/9/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/28/2014quarterly$0.302.65%6/25/20146/27/20147/11/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/5/2014quarterly$0.302.66%3/26/20143/28/20144/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2013quarterly$0.302.49%12/24/201312/27/20131/9/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2013quarterly$0.252.14%9/25/20139/27/201311/10/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2013quarterly$0.252%6/25/20136/27/20137/12/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/6/2013quarterly$0.252.14%3/26/20133/29/20134/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2012special$1.2512/13/201212/17/201212/27/2012Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
9/8/2015Ziad HaydarDirectorBuy3,065$48.75$149,418.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/25/2014Piazza Samuel A Jr. DiDirectorBuy5,000$45.84$229,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2014Anthony R TersigniDirectorBuy2,000$43.65$87,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/29/2013Thomas A.S. Wilson JrDirectorBuy1,000$49.87$49,870.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for ProAssurance (NYSE:PRA)
DateHeadline
06/13/16 05:26 PMJMP Raises Price Target On ProAssurance After Meeting With Management
05/29/16 01:58 PMPerformance at a Glance on ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)HNNIt acts as an indicator of a company's profitability. EPS is considered to be the single most important variable in determining a the price of a share. ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)'s EPS growth this year is -36.00% and their trailing 12-month ...and more »
05/27/16 09:08 AMProAssurance's Growth Prospects Dull Amid High Expenses -
05/25/16 03:56 PMProAssurance Announces Results from 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders - [at noodls] - ProAssurance Announces Results from 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
05/25/16 03:41 PMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of S -
05/24/16 06:02 AMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
05/22/16 12:53 PMPerformance at a Glance on ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)Wall Street Hints and NewsIt acts as an indicator of a company's profitability. EPS is considered to be the single most important variable in determining a the price of a share. ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)'s EPS growth this year is -36.00% and their trailing 12-month ...and more »
05/20/16 11:35 AMProAssurance Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PRA - Nasdaq - NasdaqProAssurance Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PRANasdaqIn trading on Friday, shares of ProAssurance Corp (Symbol: PRA) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $49.84, changing hands as high as $50.17 per share. ProAssurance Corp shares are currently trading up about 1.2% on the day. The chart ...and more »
05/20/16 07:09 AMProAssurance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PRA-US : May 20, 2016 -
05/18/16 12:04 PMPROASSURANCE CORP Financials -
05/18/16 11:58 AMRevenue Update on ProAssurance Corporation(NYSE:PRA) - Trade Calls - Revenue Update on ProAssurance Corporation(NYSE:PRA)Trade CallsProAssurance Corporation(NYSE:PRA) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1. The results came in during Pre-market on May 9, 2016. Company reported revenue of $220.53M. Analysts estimated a revenue of $217.13M. Earnings per ...Proassurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Shorted Shares Decreased By 11.41%The PostProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Reports Basic Consolidated EPS At $3.3156Enterprise LeaderNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)Share Trading Newsall 4 news articles »
05/16/16 10:39 AMProAssurance Corp. :PRA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/13/16 05:42 AMQ3 2016 Earnings Estimate for ProAssurance Co. (PRA) Issued By SunTrust - Washington News Wire - Washington News WireQ3 2016 Earnings Estimate for ProAssurance Co. (PRA) Issued By SunTrustWashington News WireProAssurance logo ProAssurance Co. (NYSE:PRA) – Stock analysts at SunTrust lowered their Q3 2016 earnings per share estimates for shares of ProAssurance in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Zacks Investment Research reports. SunTrust ...ProAssurance Co. to Post Q2 2016 Earnings of $0.59 Per Share, SunTrust Forecasts (PRA)Web Breaking NewsBroker Changes For ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA)Risers & FallersProAssurance Corporation Common (PRA) Investment Up in Latest Report from Blackrock Fund AdvisorsFinance Dailyall 5 news articles »
05/11/16 05:13 AMProAssurance Corporation Common (PRA) Investment Up in Latest Report from Blackrock Fund Advisors - The value of the investment in ProAssurance Corporation Common went from $63,000 to $37,829,000 a change of $37,766,000 since the last quarter. Sei Investments Co downsized its position by selling 10,632 shares a decrease of 5.7% in the quarter.
05/10/16 09:00 AMProAssurance (PRA) Q1 Earnings, Revenues Meet Estimates -
05/10/16 05:34 AMProAssurance's (PRA) CEO Stan Starnes on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - ProAssurance's (PRA) CEO Stan Starnes on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking AlphaGood morning, everyone. Welcome to the Conference Call to discuss ProAssurance's Results for the First Quarter of 2016. These results were reported in a news release earlier today and also in the Company's filing of its quarterly report on Form 10-Q ...and more »
05/10/16 05:34 AMProAssurance's (PRA) CEO Stan Starnes on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Good morning, everyone. Welcome to the Conference Call to discuss ProAssurance’s Results for the First Quarter of 2016. These results were reported in a news release earlier today and also in the Company’s filing of its quarterly report on Form 10-Q.
05/09/16 03:36 PMEdited Transcript of PRA earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-16 3:00pm GMT -
05/09/16 06:16 AMProAssurance Reports Results for First Quarter 2016 - [at noodls] - BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) reports the following results for First Quarter of 2016: Consolidated Income Statement Highlights ($ in thousands, except ...
05/09/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 ProAssurance Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
05/09/16 05:58 AMProAssurance misses by $0.04, misses on revenue -
05/09/16 05:56 AMProAssurance misses 1Q profit forecasts -
05/09/16 05:49 AMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financ -
04/28/16 03:59 PMProAssurance Announces Preliminary Results for First Quarter 2016 - [at noodls] - BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) announced today that, despite strong underlying fundamentals in its insurance operations, we expect to report net income ...
04/28/16 05:34 AMProassurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Short Interest Decreased By 2.28% - PRA) has declined 1.91% since September 22, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.25% the S&P500. ProAssurance Corporation is a holding firm for property and casualty insurance companies. The company has a market cap of $2.58 billion.
04/22/16 06:15 PMProAssurance Corporation -- Moody's affirms ProAssurance Corporation (senior debt at Baa2); stable outlook -
04/12/16 03:39 PMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
04/11/16 03:28 PMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
04/11/16 07:20 AMProAssurance Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call - [at noodls] - ProAssurance Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
04/06/16 07:26 AMProAssurance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PRA-US : April 6, 2016 -
04/01/16 11:05 AMProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Latest Broker Coverage - Risers & Fallers - ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Latest Broker CoverageRisers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA). According to ... ProAssurance Corporation (ProAssurance) is a holding company for property and casualty insurance companies.and more »
03/24/16 12:27 PMSuntrust Robinson upgraded PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) to Upgrade - Engelwood Daily - Seeking AlphaSuntrust Robinson upgraded PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) to UpgradeEngelwood DailyPROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) has been been rated on average a “Buy” from the 3 equities analysts that maintain coverage on the company. Based on the data, 2 firm rates the company a 'hold', 0 rates a 'sell' and 1 have issued a 'buy' rating for the ...ProAssurance: A Good Play On Managed Health InsurersSeeking AlphaAdvisors Preferred buys $403774 stake in ProAssurance Corporation (PRA)Los Angeles Mirrorall 3 news articles »
03/24/16 12:27 PMProAssurance: A Good Play On Managed Health Insurers - ROEs off the target range of 12%-14% as the company digests prior acquisitions. ProAssurance Corp. (NYSE: PRA) is a $2.7b market cap, Birmingham, Alabama-based professional liability insurer with a solid streak of success and stability. I like the company ...
03/20/16 11:24 AMSun Trust Rbsn Humphrey upgraded PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) to Upgrades - Engelwood Daily - Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey upgraded PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) to UpgradesEngelwood DailyAnalysts have issued a 'Buy' rating for PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA), according to data recently reviewed by Zacks. The company was rated a “Buy” on average from the 3 analysts who currently cover the stock. 2 of the equities analyst currently rates ...PROASSURANCE CORP. (NYSE:PRA) rated an average of Buy by 3 of analystsHints News NetworkProAssurance Corporation (NYSE:PRA) Broker Views For Next WeekShare Trading Newsall 5 news articles »
03/15/16 03:20 PMProAssurance to Present at the 2016 NYSSA Insurance Conference -
03/02/16 03:30 PMProAssurance Declares Quarterly Dividend - [PR Newswire] - BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of ProAssurance Corporation (PRA) has declared a cash dividend of $0.31 per common share, payable on April 12, 2016 to shareholders who own our stock as of March 30, 2016. ProAssurance Corporation is an industry-leading specialty insurer with extensive expertise in healthcare professional liability, products liability for medical technology and life sciences, legal professional liability, and workers' compensation insurance. ProAssurance is recognized as one of the top performing insurance companies in America by virtue of our inclusion in the Ward's 50 for the past nine years.
03/02/16 11:18 AMProAssurance Corp. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
03/01/16 12:08 PMPeek Under The Hood: IWD Has 17% Upside - Three of IWD’s underlying holdings with notable upside to their analyst target prices are EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE: EOG), Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE: CFR), and ProAssurance Corp. (NYSE: PRA ... the curve on recent company and industry developments?
02/29/16 04:03 AMEdited Transcript of PRA earnings conference call or presentation 25-Feb-15 3:00pm GMT -
02/24/16 01:59 PMEdited Transcript of PRA earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT -
02/24/16 10:20 AMProAssurance Misses on Q4 Earnings as Revenues Fall YoY -
02/23/16 06:20 PMProAssurance Corp. Reveals 36% Drop In Q4 Profit - (RTTNews.com) - ProAssurance Corp. ( PRA) reported a profit for fourth quarter that retreated compared to the same period last year. The company said its bottom line declined to $38.85 million, or $0.73 per share. This was lower than $60.35 million ...
02/23/16 05:17 PMProAssurance misses 4Q profit forecasts -
02/23/16 03:19 PMPROASSURANCE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure -
02/23/16 03:18 PM4:18 pm ProAssurance misses by $0.02, misses on revs -
02/23/16 03:16 PMProAssurance Reports Results for Fourth Quarter 2015 - [PR Newswire] - BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) reports the following results for Fourth Quarter of 2015: Consolidated Income Statement Highlights ($ in thousands, ...
02/23/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 ProAssurance Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close -
02/15/16 07:13 AMProAssurance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 15, 2016 -
02/11/16 03:15 PMProAssurance Announces Life Sciences Leadership Changes - [PR Newswire] - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and CHANTILLY, Va., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ProAssurance Corporation (PRA) announced today that Chief Financial Officer Edward L. Rand, Jr. will assume additional duties as the President of Medmarc, the Company's life science and legal professional liability insurance subsidiary. Additionally, ProAssurance announced the promotion of Karen M. Murphy, J.D., to Executive Vice-President of Medmarc and Head of Life Sciences for ProAssurance. The changes will be effective March 1, 2016, following the retirement of Medmarc's long-time president, Mary Todd Peterson.
02/01/16 07:33 AMProAssurance Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 1, 2016 -
About ProAssurance

ProAssurance logoProAssurance Corporation is a holding company for property and casualty insurance companies. The Company provides professional liability insurance for healthcare professionals and facilities, professional liability insurance for attorneys, liability insurance for medical technology and life sciences risks, and workers' compensation insurance. It operates in four segments: Specialty property and casualty, which includes its professional liability business, and medical technology and life sciences business; Workers' compensation, which includes its workers' compensation business, which it provides for employers, groups and associations; Lloyd's syndicate, which includes operating results from its participation in Lloyd's Syndicate 1729, and Corporate. In addition, the Company is also a provider for Lloyd's of London Syndicate 1729, which writes a range of property and casualty insurance, and reinsurance lines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PRA
  • CUSIP: 74267C10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $50.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.65
  • P/E Ratio: 28.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.92
  • Market Cap: $2.70B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS
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