LON:BEZ - Beazley Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 602.50 -8.00 (-1.31 %)
(As of 05/20/2018 01:29 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 602.50
Today's RangeGBX 599 - GBX 612
52-Week RangeGBX 422.15 - GBX 579
Volume1.24 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.89 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.78%
BetaN/A

About Beazley Group (LON:BEZ)

Beazley Group 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

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

Beazley Group (LON:BEZ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Beazley Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Beazley Group announced a dividend on Thursday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.40 per share on Wednesday, March 28th. This represents a yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 1st. This is a boost from Beazley Group's previous dividend of $3.70. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Beazley Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BEZ?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Beazley Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 380 to GBX 380. On average, they expect Beazley Group's share price to reach GBX 380 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Beazley Group.

Who are some of Beazley Group's key competitors?

Who are Beazley Group's key executives?

Beazley Group'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. Adrian Peter Cox, Head of Specialty Lines & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Ian Fantozzi, Chief Operating Officer

Has Beazley Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BEZ stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog 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 Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 47.97 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of Beazley Group?

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 Group's stock price today?

One share of BEZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 602.50.

How big of a company is Beazley Group?

Beazley Group has a market capitalization of £2.89 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Beazley Group (BEZ)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  438 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  567 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,005
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Beazley Group 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.

Analyst Ratings

Beazley Group (LON:BEZ) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
6 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Beazley Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 380The high price target for BEZ is GBX 380 and the low price target for BEZ is GBX 380. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.332.382.222.30
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 380GBX 380GBX 372.50GBX 373.75

Beazley Group (LON:BEZ) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Beazley Group (LON:BEZ)

Beazley Group (LON:BEZ) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/10/2018Numis SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
5/10/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
3/8/2018JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
2/8/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/13/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
7/18/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
5/12/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/27/2017Stockdale SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/4/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 365View Rating Details
2/6/2017UBSBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 376 ➝ GBX 400View Rating Details
12/7/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Beazley Group (LON:BEZ) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/8/2018GBX 7.401.35%3/1/20183/1/20183/28/2018
7/21/2017GBX 3.700.72%8/3/20178/3/20178/31/2017
2/3/2017GBX 173.91%3/2/20173/2/20173/29/2017
7/22/2016GBX 3.500.9%8/4/20168/4/20168/26/2016
2/4/2016GBX 256.92%2/25/20162/25/20163/31/2016
7/24/2015GBX 3.300.97%8/6/20158/6/20159/4/2015
2/5/2015GBX 186.12%2/26/20152/26/20153/27/2015
7/22/2014GBX 3.101.19%7/30/20147/30/20148/29/2014
2/6/2014GBX 227.94%2/26/20142/26/20143/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Beazley Group (LON BEZ) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Beazley Group (LON:BEZ)

Beazley Group (LON BEZ) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/10/2018Martin BrideInsiderSell2,668GBX 577£15,394.36
2/19/2018Martin BrideInsiderSell200,236GBX 531£1,063,253.16
2/15/2018Martin BrideInsiderSell51,918GBX 536£278,280.48
12/18/2017David RobertsInsiderBuy41,300GBX 486£200,718
10/16/2017Adrian CoxInsiderSell90,004GBX 500£450,020
8/4/2017Martin BrideInsiderBuy4,354GBX 207£9,012.78
8/2/2017Christine LaSalaInsiderBuy14,300GBX 524£74,932
7/24/2017George BlundenInsiderSell5,000GBX 501£25,050
4/20/2017Martin BrideInsiderSell3,850GBX 436£16,786
3/30/2017Martin BrideInsiderSell141,183GBX 430£607,086.90
3/14/2017Adrian CoxInsiderSell4,000GBX 437£17,480
2/13/2017Clive WashbournInsiderSell90,478GBX 424£383,626.72
12/7/2016Robert A StuchberyInsiderBuy10,600GBX 382£40,492
12/6/2016Robert A StuchberyInsiderBuy10,600GBX 377£39,962
12/5/2016Robert A StuchberyInsiderBuy10,600GBX 377£39,962
12/1/2016Robert A StuchberyInsiderBuy10,600GBX 375£39,750
9/13/2016Sauerland,JohnInsiderBuy10,000GBX 408£40,800
5/6/2016Cox ,AdrianInsiderBuy3,250GBX 338£10,985
4/7/2016Bride,MartinInsiderSell5,000GBX 352£17,600
4/6/2016Crawford-Ingle,AngelaInsiderBuy8,200GBX 352£28,864
4/5/2016Washbourn,CliveInsiderSell500,000GBX 351£1,755,000
3/23/2016Cox ,AdrianInsiderSell5,921GBX 363£21,493.23
2/15/2016Cox ,AdrianInsiderSell144,122GBX 363£523,162.86
4/27/2015Martin BrideInsiderSell37,500GBX 280.34£105,127.50
4/20/2015Martin BrideInsiderSell14,400GBX 286.80£41,299.20
3/30/2015Clive WashbournInsiderSell164,714GBX 289.69£477,159.99
2/18/2015Clive WashbournInsiderSell209,888GBX 296.12£621,520.35
2/16/2015Clive WashbournInsiderSell6,384GBX 293.50£18,737.04
2/13/2015Martin BrideInsiderSell14,200GBX 293.25£41,641.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Beazley Group (LON BEZ) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Beazley Group (BEZ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesBeazley Group (BEZ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 8:58 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Receives Reduce Rating from Peel HuntBeazley Group (BEZ) Receives Reduce Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 2:19 PM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Lowered by Numis SecuritiesBeazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Lowered by Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 11:28 AM
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 10UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 10
www.reuters.com - May 10 at 10:35 AM
Beazley Group Q1 Gross Premiums Rise - Quick FactsBeazley Group Q1 Gross Premiums Rise - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 10:35 AM
Insurer Beazley writes 10 percent more premiums in first-quarterInsurer Beazley writes 10 percent more premiums in first-quarter
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:35 AM
Beazley adds to its specialty lines team in Miami as it targets growth in Latin AmericaBeazley adds to its specialty lines team in Miami as it targets growth in Latin America
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 10:05 AM
Beazley launches first ever fully personalized insurance policyBeazley launches first ever fully personalized insurance policy
finance.yahoo.com - April 30 at 10:30 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsBeazley Group (BEZ) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 8:52 AM
Market for insurance to protect telemedicine providers shows rapid growthMarket for insurance to protect telemedicine providers shows rapid growth
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 3:57 PM
Beazley Groups (BEZ) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntBeazley Group's (BEZ) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 11:44 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse GroupBeazley Group (BEZ) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:47 PM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan ChaseBeazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:14 PM
Cloud-based office solutions under increasing attackCloud-based office solutions under increasing attack
finance.yahoo.com - April 16 at 10:13 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Insider Sells £15,394.36 in StockBeazley Group (BEZ) Insider Sells £15,394.36 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 7:48 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntBeazley Group (BEZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 7:30 PM
Beazley Groups (BEZ) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan ChaseBeazley Group's (BEZ) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 11:01 AM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Given "Overweight" Rating at JPMorgan ChaseBeazley Group (BEZ) Given "Overweight" Rating at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 12:58 PM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Rating Reiterated by Shore CapitalBeazley Group (BEZ) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 9:55 PM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Earns Reduce Rating from Peel HuntBeazley Group (BEZ) Earns Reduce Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 8:50 PM
Beazley Group (BEZ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsBeazley Group (BEZ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 7:38 AM
Beazley Groups (BEZ) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntBeazley Group's (BEZ) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 7:48 PM
Beazley adds embedded workplace violence cover for its US insurer clientsBeazley adds embedded workplace violence cover for its US insurer clients
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:31 AM
Beazley (BEZ) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore CapitalBeazley (BEZ) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 9:46 PM
Beazley launches hotline for employees of employment practices liability policyholders to facilitate early reporting of issuesBeazley launches hotline for employees of employment practices liability policyholders to facilitate early reporting of issues
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 10:46 AM
Beazley Expands Regulatory Coverage for Nutraceutical FirmsBeazley Expands Regulatory Coverage for Nutraceutical Firms
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 10:29 AM
Insurers new business: active shooter policies for U.S. schoolsInsurers' new business: 'active shooter' policies for U.S. schools
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 11:33 AM
Beazley (BEZ) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.Beazley (BEZ) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 8:15 PM
Beazley PLC (BEZ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsBeazley PLC (BEZ) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 7:56 AM
Beazley (BEZ) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel HuntBeazley (BEZ) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 10:40 PM
Beazley PLC (BEZ) Increases Dividend to GBX 7.40 Per ShareBeazley PLC (BEZ) Increases Dividend to GBX 7.40 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 8:46 AM
Insider Selling: Beazley PLC (BEZ) Insider Sells 200,236 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Beazley PLC (BEZ) Insider Sells 200,236 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 3:30 PM
Beazley’s 2018 Breach Briefing reveals the rapidly-changing cyber risk landscapeBeazley’s 2018 Breach Briefing reveals the rapidly-changing cyber risk landscape
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 9:44 AM
Insider Selling: Beazley PLC (BEZ) Insider Sells 51,918 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Beazley PLC (BEZ) Insider Sells 51,918 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 12:40 PM
Beazley (BEZ) Given New GBX 590 Price Target at Berenberg BankBeazley (BEZ) Given New GBX 590 Price Target at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 12 at 2:40 PM
Shore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Beazley (BEZ)Shore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Beazley (BEZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:58 PM
Beazley (BEZ) Lifted to Add at Numis SecuritiesBeazley (BEZ) Lifted to Add at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 4:37 PM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Reduce Rating for Beazley (BEZ)Peel Hunt Reiterates Reduce Rating for Beazley (BEZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 3:24 PM
Beazley 2017 profit falls after natural disastersBeazley 2017 profit falls after natural disasters
www.marketwatch.com - February 9 at 8:37 AM
Beazley PLC (BEZ) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsBeazley PLC (BEZ) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 9 at 8:30 AM
Insurer Beazley looks forward to double-digit premium growth in 2018Insurer Beazley looks forward to double-digit premium growth in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 9:29 AM
Beazley (BEZ) Price Target Increased to GBX 380 by Analysts at Peel HuntBeazley (BEZ) Price Target Increased to GBX 380 by Analysts at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 4 at 12:28 AM
Fraudulent instruction emerges as significant new cyber threatFraudulent instruction emerges as significant new cyber threat
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 8:33 AM
GRAMMATICAL CORRECTION: Beazley launches rapid response service for W-2 data breachesGRAMMATICAL CORRECTION: Beazley launches rapid response service for W-2 data breaches
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 5:00 PM
Beazley launches rapid response service for W-2 data breachesBeazley launches rapid response service for W-2 data breaches
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 8:32 AM
Beazley expands protection against cyber risks through post-breach consultation and remediation servicesBeazley expands protection against cyber risks through post-breach consultation and remediation services
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:01 AM
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Beazley (BEZ)JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Beazley (BEZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 21 at 7:34 PM
Beazleys (BEZ) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Numis SecuritiesBeazley's (BEZ) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 19 at 6:10 AM
Beazley PLC (BEZ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesBeazley PLC (BEZ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 8:10 AM
Beazley (BEZ) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.Beazley (BEZ) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 11:12 AM

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