XL Group PLC Company Profile (NYSE:XL)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.55)
Consensus Price Target: $38.91 (18.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/14/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/7/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeSell -> Hold$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/28/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$45.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$42.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Neutral$43.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/5/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$40.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/19/2016MacquarieLower Price Target$42.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/21/2015Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/12/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price Target$35.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Initiated CoverageOverweight$47.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2015Nomura Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/9/2015JMP SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2015Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$30.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/6/2014ING GroupDowngradeMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/6/2014FBR & CoDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016ListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2016Q116$0.50$0.35$2.47 million$3.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2016Q415$0.58$0.65$2.43 billion$1.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/26/2015Q315$0.44$0.23$2.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2015Q215$0.80$0.84$1.79 billion$2.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q115$0.75$0.75$1.44 billion$1.85 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2015Q414$0.87$1.12$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2014Q314$0.63$0.70$1.43 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2014Q214$0.84$1.03$1.46 billion$1.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014Q114$0.74$0.85$1.47 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2014Q413$0.82$1.00$1.56 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2013Q313$0.49$0.53$1.56 billion$1.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.61$0.75$1.54 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.64$0.93$2.11 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013Q4 2012($0.32)$0.13$1.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2012$0.50$0.61$1.47 billion$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2012$0.56$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2012$0.40$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2012$0.16($0.25)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2011$0.34$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2011$0.49$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2011($0.45)($0.52)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2011$0.67$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.39$0.48$0.44
Q2 20162$0.20$0.72$0.46
Q3 20162$0.20$0.49$0.35
Q4 20162$0.75$0.82$0.79
Q1 20172$0.50$0.75$0.63
Q2 20172$0.78$1.06$0.92
Q3 20172$0.59$0.95$0.77
Q4 20172$0.98$0.99$0.99
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.44%
Payout Ratio:19.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
47.90% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
23.46% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:17.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/13/2016quarterly$0.202.35%6/13/20166/15/20166/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2016quarterly$0.203/11/20163/15/20163/31/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2015quarterly$0.2012/11/201512/15/201512/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/10/2015quarterly$0.202.03%9/11/20159/15/20159/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015quarterly$0.209/30/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2015quarterly$0.161.74%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2015quarterly$0.161.82%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2014quarterly$0.1612/11/201412/15/201412/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014quarterly$0.161.97%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2014quarterly$0.162.03%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2014quarterly$0.162.15%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2013quarterly$0.141.77%12/11/201312/13/201312/31/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/2/2013quarterly$0.141.77%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2013quarterly$0.141.8%6/12/20136/14/20137/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2013quarterly$0.141.97%3/13/20133/15/20134/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/3/2016Paul David BrandInsiderBuy11,300$32.01$361,713.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016Gregory HendrickCEOBuy8,000$32.43$259,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016Peter R PorrinoCFOBuy15,300$32.93$503,829.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2016Benjamin MeuliEVPSell50,000$35.46$1,773,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Jacob D RosengartenInsiderSell21,200$35.37$749,844.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2015John Kcb VerekerDirectorSell3,600$35.72$128,592.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2014James Howell VeghteCEOSell65,000$33.98$2,208,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 07:33 PMForm 25-NSE XL GROUP LTD Filed by: NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE LLC - StreetInsider.com
07/25/16 07:33 PMFinancial Stocks Newsbeat: HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) (NYSE:HSBC), XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - share market updates (press release)
07/25/16 07:33 PMWhich way XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) earnings may go - The Voice Registrar
07/25/16 08:28 AMWill XL Group (XL) Q2 Earnings Suffer from Catastrophe Loss? -
07/25/16 06:58 AMXL Group Completes Redomestication To Bermuda - [at noodls] - Mon Jul 25, 2016, Hamilton, Bermuda- XL Group Ltd ('XL' or the 'Company') (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has completed its redomestication to change the place of incorporation of the ultimate parent ...
07/23/16 06:37 PMIs $44 Price Target Attainable For XL Group plc (NYSE:XL)? - Investor Newswire
07/22/16 10:17 AMXL Catlin :'s Insurance Team Adds Regional Leadership and Casualty Expertise in Western US
07/22/16 08:49 AMXL Catlin's Insurance Team Adds Regional Leadership and Casualty Expertise in Western US - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- XL Catlin is building up its insurance operations in the Western US, announcing new regional leadership and adding multinational and primary casualty underwriting ...
07/21/16 07:43 PMHigh Expectations Remain For XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - TGP
07/21/16 07:43 PMXL Group plc (NYSE:XL) Stock Technicals Hit Extreme Weakness - CML News
07/20/16 08:29 PMAnalysts Holding Strong to their Buy Rating on: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - TGP
07/20/16 10:14 AMAllianz to Guard Dealmakers Against M&A Surprises in U.S. Push
07/19/16 07:33 PMLong Term Value Play: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - TGP
07/19/16 07:33 PMTeachers Advisors INC Decreased Stake in Xl Group Plc (NYSE:XL) by $4.98 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 07:33 PMAllied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG versus XL Group plc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/19/16 07:33 PMXL Group plc (NYSE:XL) & Smith & Wesson Holding (NASDAQ:SWHC) Investor's Watch List - Money News (press release)
07/19/16 08:18 AMSPVU's Holdings Imply 11% Gain Potential
07/19/16 08:18 AMXL : Catlin Appoints Nicole Yates as Head of Accident & Health for Australia
07/18/16 07:42 AMXL Catlin establishes Reinsurance Unit for Africa Risks - [PR Newswire] - LONDON, July 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- July 18, 2016 – XL Catlin today announced it has established a new Reinsurance Unit focused on providing Facultative and Treaty Reinsurance across Africa. Leading the team is Alex St James who has been appointed as Head of Africa for XL Catlin's Reinsurance operations. Additionally XL Catlin has appointed Matthew Gillies as an Actuarial Underwriter.
07/17/16 06:43 PMAnalysts Are Expecting this Stock to Rise: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - TGP
07/17/16 06:43 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For XL Group Plc (NYSE:XL) - Fiscal Standard
07/16/16 06:36 PMStrong Sell Calls For XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) At 0 - Investor Newswire
07/15/16 06:22 PMXL GROUP PLC : Other Events (form 8-K)
07/15/16 06:22 PMBRIEF-XL Group estimates Q2 preliminary net loss of $240 mln relating to natural catastrophes
07/15/16 06:22 PMXL Group’s preliminary loss estimate for nat-Cats in 2016 Q2 US$240 million, Fort Mac wildfires largest loss
07/15/16 12:43 PMLarge Inflow of Money Detected in XL Group plc - TheFounders Daily
07/15/16 12:43 PMAmTrust Financial Services Inc versus XL Group plc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/14/16 10:59 AMMarkel Corp. versus XL Group plc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/14/16 10:59 AMXL Group plc Announces Its Second Quarter 2016 Preliminary Loss Estimate For Natural Catastrophes - Yahoo Finance
07/13/16 07:41 PMShort Term Rating on XL Group plc (XL) - TheFounders Daily
07/13/16 07:41 PMXL Group plc Announces Its Second Quarter 2016 Preliminary Loss Estimate For Natural Catastrophes - PR Newswire (press release)
07/13/16 03:48 PMXL GROUP PLC ANNOUNCES ITS SECOND QUARTER 2016 PRELIMINARY LOSS ESTIMATE FOR NATURAL CATASTROPHES - [at noodls] - Wed Jul 13, 2016, Dublin, Ireland- Also Announces It Will Release Second Quarter 2016 Results on July 27, 2016 XL Group plc ('XL' or the 'Company') (NYSE: XL) today announced its preliminary net loss estimate ...
07/13/16 03:25 PMXL Says Catastrophes Cost $240 Million, Led by Canada Fires -
07/13/16 03:22 PMXL GROUP PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
07/13/16 03:21 PM4:21 pm XL Group plc reports Q2 preliminary loss estimate for natural catastrophes of ~$240 mln -
07/12/16 09:49 AMXL Group plc (NYSE:XL) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/12/16 09:49 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 09:49 AMFirst American Financial Corporation versus XL Group plc Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/11/16 07:11 PMStock for the Ages: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - Telanagana Press
07/11/16 07:11 PMCompany Shares of XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) Drops by -0.3% - TheFounders Daily
07/11/16 04:49 AMStock Rating Watch and Earnings Insight for XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 04:49 AMXL Group Plc (NYSE:XL) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/10/16 04:40 AMIs $44 Within Reach For XL Group plc (NYSE:XL)? - Investor Newswire
07/08/16 07:16 PMAre Analysts Bullish XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) After Last Week? - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 07:16 PMXL Group Plc (NYSE:XL) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/07/16 07:26 PMCompany Stock Focus for XL Group plc (NYSE:XL): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 07:26 PMXL Group plc (XL) : Analyst Rating Update - TheFounders Daily
07/07/16 07:26 PMAnalysts and Technical Snapshot on XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL) - Street Report
07/06/16 06:01 AMXL Catlin’s Christophe Chandler is appointed Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London - [at noodls] - Wed Jul 6, 2016, London, UK- XL Catlin's reinsurance operations today announced that Christophe Chandler has relocated from Bermuda to London to take up the position of Head of Specialty Reinsurance, London. ...
07/06/16 04:57 AMStock on Analyst's Buy List: XL Group plc (NYSE:XL) - Telanagana Press

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About XL Group PLC

XL Group PLC logoXL Group plc is an insurance and reinsurance company providing property, casualty and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises. The Company operates through two segments: Insurance and Reinsurance. The Company's Insurance segment is organized into four product divisions: Global Casualty (Casualty); Global Energy Property, & Construction (EPC); Global Professional (Professional), and Global Specialty (Specialty). Its insurance operations provide insurance policies for corporate risks that may require large limits, use of a captive insurance company and the need for a program of locally issued policies. The Reinsurance segment provides casualty, property risk, property catastrophe, specialty, and other reinsurance lines on a global basis with business being written on both a proportional and non-proportional treaty basis, and also on a facultative basis.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: XL
  • CUSIP: G9829010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.88
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.668
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $34.487
  • P/E Ratio: 8.262
  • P/E Growth: 1.230
  • Market Cap: $9.34B
  • Beta: 1.04
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.41 EPS
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XL Group PLC (NYSE:XL) Chart for Tuesday, July, 26, 2016