LON:BEZ - Beazley Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 588 +2.00 (+0.34 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 588
Today's RangeGBX 581.50 - GBX 590.50
52-Week RangeGBX 422.15 - GBX 579
Volume3.10 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.89 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.78%
BetaN/A
Beazley logoBeazley plc provides risk insurance and reinsurance solutions worldwide. The company's Marine segment underwrites various marine classes, including hull, energy, cargo and specie, piracy, satellite, aviation, kidnap and ransom, and war risks. Its Political, Accident & Contingency segment underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation, and credit risks, as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration. This segment also underwrites life, health, personal accident, sports, and income protection risks. The company's Property segment provides commercial, homeowners', and construction and engineering property insurance. Its Reinsurance segment specializes in writing property catastrophe, property per risk, casualty clash, aggregate excess of loss, and pro-rata businesses. The company's Specialty Lines segment underwrites professional, management, and environmental liability, including architects and engineers, healthcare, cyber, lawyers, technology, media, and business services, as well as directors and officers, and employment risk practices risks. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Insurance - Property & Casualty
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
SymbolLON:BEZ
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins13.31%
Return on Equity16.59%
Return on Assets3.49%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares523,350,000
Market Cap£2.89 billion

Beazley (LON:BEZ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Beazley's stock symbol?

Beazley trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BEZ."

How often does Beazley pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Beazley?

Beazley announced a dividend on Friday, July 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 2nd will be given a dividend of GBX 3.90 per share on Thursday, August 30th. This represents a yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 2nd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Beazley's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BEZ?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Beazley's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 380 to GBX 380. On average, they anticipate Beazley's share price to reach GBX 380 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 35.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Beazley.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Beazley?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Beazley in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Beazley.

Who are some of Beazley's key competitors?

Who are Beazley's key executives?

Beazley's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David Andrew Horton, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Martin Lindsay Bride, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Neil Patrick Maidment ACII, Chief Underwriting Officer & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Clive Andrew Washbourn, Head of Marine (Age 57)
  • Mr. Adrian Peter Cox, Head of Specialty Lines & Director (Age 46)

Has Beazley been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BEZ stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Beazley earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 48.42 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Beazley.

How do I buy shares of Beazley?

Shares of BEZ and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Beazley's stock price today?

One share of BEZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 588.

How big of a company is Beazley?

Beazley has a market capitalization of £2.89 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Beazley (LON BEZ)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  476 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  594 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,070
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Beazley and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BEZ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BEZ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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