Beazley plc is a holding company for the Beazley group, which is engaged in the specialist risk insurance and reinsurance business. The Company's segments include Life, accident & health, which underwrites life, health, personal accident, sports and income protection risks; Marine, which underwrites a range of marine classes, including hull, satellite, aviation and war risks; Political risks & contingency, which underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation and credit risks, as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration; Property, which underwrites commercial, homeowner's, and construction and engineering property insurance; Reinsurance, which specializes in writing property catastrophe, casualty clash, aggregate excess of loss and pro-rata business, and Specialty lines, which underwrites professional liability, management liability and environmental liability, including architects and engineers, healthcare, technology and business services.
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- Symbol: LON:BEZ
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- Market Cap: £2.4 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 517,200,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 444.12
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 414.52
- 52 Week Range: GBX 327.30 - GBX 464.70
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.81
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £1.89 billion
- Price / Sales: 1.27
- Book Value: GBX 2.87 per share
- Price / Book: 1.62
- Average Volume: 1.42 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
What is Beazley PLC's stock symbol?
Beazley PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BEZ."
How often does Beazley PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Beazley PLC?
Beazley PLC declared a dividend on Friday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 17 per share on Wednesday, March 29th. This represents a yield of 3.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 2nd. This is a boost from Beazley PLC's previous dividend of $3.50. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Beazley PLC's Dividend History.
Where is Beazley PLC's stock going? Where will Beazley PLC's stock price be in 2017?
8 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Beazley PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 350 to GBX 410. On average, they anticipate Beazley PLC's share price to reach GBX 375 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Beazley PLC.
Who are some of Beazley PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Beazley PLC include Babcock International Group PLC (BAB), Rentokil Initial plc (RTO), Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (DLG), Berkeley Group Holdings PLC (BKG), Hammerson plc (HMSO), Provident Financial plc (PFG), NMC Health PLC (NMC), Melrose Industries PLC (MRO), JD Sports Fashion PLC (JD), Polymetal International PLC (POLY), Just Eat PLC (JE), Royal Mail PLC (RMG), Halma plc (HLMA), Auto Trader Group PLC (AUTO), Travis Perkins plc (TPK), Weir Group PLC (WEIR), Amec Foster Wheeler PLC (AMEC) and SEGRO plc (SGRO).
How do I buy Beazley PLC stock?
Shares of Beazley PLC 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.
How much does a share of Beazley PLC stock cost?
One share of Beazley PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 463.80.
Earnings History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $32.39 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)Insider Trades by Quarter for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|4/20/2017||Martin Bride||Insider||Sell||3,850||GBX 436||£16,786|
|3/30/2017||Martin Bride||Insider||Sell||141,183||GBX 430||£607,086.90|
|3/14/2017||Adrian Cox||Insider||Sell||4,000||GBX 437||£17,480|
|2/13/2017||Clive Washbourn||Insider||Sell||90,478||GBX 424||£383,626.72|
|12/7/2016||Robert A Stuchbery||Insider||Buy||10,600||GBX 382||£40,492|
|12/6/2016||Robert A Stuchbery||Insider||Buy||10,600||GBX 377||£39,962|
|12/5/2016||Robert A Stuchbery||Insider||Buy||10,600||GBX 377||£39,962|
|12/1/2016||Robert A Stuchbery||Insider||Buy||10,600||GBX 375||£39,750|
|5/6/2016||Cox ,Adrian||Insider||Buy||3,250||GBX 338||£10,985|
|3/23/2016||Cox ,Adrian||Insider||Sell||5,921||GBX 363||£21,493.23|
|2/15/2016||Cox ,Adrian||Insider||Sell||144,122||GBX 363||£523,162.86|
|4/27/2015||Martin Bride||Insider||Sell||37,500||GBX 280.34||£105,127.50|
|4/20/2015||Martin Bride||Insider||Sell||14,400||GBX 286.80||£41,299.20|
|3/30/2015||Clive Washbourn||Insider||Sell||164,714||GBX 289.69||£477,159.99|
|2/18/2015||Clive Washbourn||Insider||Sell||209,888||GBX 296.12||£621,520.35|
|2/16/2015||Clive Washbourn||Insider||Sell||6,384||GBX 293.50||£18,737.04|
|2/13/2015||Martin Bride||Insider||Sell||14,200||GBX 293.25||£41,641.50|
Headline Trends for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
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Beazley PLC (BEZ) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017