Beazley PLC Company Profile (LON:BEZ)

About Beazley PLC

Beazley PLC logoBeazley 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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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: BEZ
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $393.94
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $363.48
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 313.90 - GBX 407.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.43
  • P/E Growth: -1.53
  • Market Cap: $2.00B
  • Outstanding Shares: 513,700,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 355.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/25/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 360View Rating Details
7/22/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/22/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/20/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
5/9/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 338View Rating Details
4/1/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/28/2016Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddView Rating Details
2/10/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 370View Rating Details
11/12/2015Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/24/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 283View Rating Details
4/17/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 306View Rating Details
2/2/2015NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/1/2014Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 290View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/31/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
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Earnings Estimates for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $32.26 EPS


Dividend History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading History for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)
DateHeadline logoBeazley expands healthcare management liability team with additions in Chicago (LON:BEZ) - August 30 at 8:58 AM logoBeazley doubles environmental risk capacity to $50m with new Beazley Elements consortium at Lloyd's (LON:BEZ) - August 23 at 3:51 PM logoBeazley doubles environmental risk capacity to $50m with new Beazley Elements consortium at Lloyd’s (LON:BEZ) - August 23 at 5:28 AM logoBeazley : REG - Beazley PLC -Directorate Changes (LON:BEZ) - August 12 at 12:27 PM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Directorate Changes (LON:BEZ) - August 12 at 12:27 PM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Exercise of SAYE Options by Director / PDMRs (LON:BEZ) - August 4 at 12:24 PM logoBeazley expands fidelity and crime team in Dallas (LON:BEZ) - August 2 at 8:35 AM logoBeazley invests in specialty lines growth (LON:BEZ) - August 1 at 3:45 PM logoBeazley expands event cancellation insurance to cover political violence, terrorist threats, civil commotion and riots (LON:BEZ) - July 27 at 8:07 AM logoBeazley expands miscellaneous medical team in Northeast United States (LON:BEZ) - July 26 at 8:14 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -PUBLICATION OF BASE PROSPECTUS (LON:BEZ) - July 25 at 1:18 PM logoBeazley Plc H1 Profit Decreases; Gross Premiums Written Up 2% - Quick Facts (LON:BEZ) - July 23 at 8:01 AM logo[$$] Beazley plans Ireland base for European operations (LON:BEZ) - July 22 at 1:04 PM logoQ2 2016 Beazley PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied (LON:BEZ) - July 22 at 7:07 AM logoAfter Brexit vote, insurer Beazley seeks EU licences in Dublin (LON:BEZ) - July 22 at 5:16 AM logoAfter Brexit vote, insurer Beazley looks to set up EU business in Dublin-CEO (LON:BEZ) - July 22 at 4:49 AM logoPeel Hunt covered (LON:BEZ) Beazley PLC, raising its target price to 360GBX earlier today (LON:BEZ) - July 19 at 9:12 PM logoBeazley sees hacking and malware threat growing for financial institutions (LON:BEZ) - July 19 at 8:18 AM logoBeazley enhances insurance for architects and engineers (LON:BEZ) - July 18 at 12:36 PM logoBeazley Plc : Neutral outlook but great fundamentals (LON:BEZ) - July 7 at 4:08 PM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Director Appointment (LON:BEZ) - July 1 at 6:41 AM logoBeazley Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BEZ-GB : June 28, 2016 (LON:BEZ) - June 28 at 4:50 AM logoBeazley Wins Cyber Insurer of the Year at Advisen's Third Annual Cyber Risk Awards (LON:BEZ) - June 16 at 12:04 PM logoWhether the show goes on, or not, you're protected: Beazley introduces Cancellation Plus coverage for event cancellation, inclement weather (LON:BEZ) - June 7 at 8:40 AM logoBeazley environmental team expands with senior hires across the United States (LON:BEZ) - May 24 at 8:36 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -IMS for the three months ended 31 March 2016 (LON:BEZ) - May 18 at 7:42 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Director and Company Secretary Appointments (LON:BEZ) - May 18 at 7:42 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Total Voting Rights (LON:BEZ) - May 18 at 7:42 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Relocation of management - Reduction of Capital (LON:BEZ) - May 18 at 7:42 AM logoREG - Beazley PLC -Director Shareholding (LON:BEZ) - May 18 at 7:42 AM logoBeazley Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BEZ-GB : May 11, 2016 (LON:BEZ) - May 11 at 4:40 AM logoInsurer Beazley's first-quarter buoyed by specialty lines (LON:BEZ) - May 5 at 4:11 AM logoInsurer Beazley's Q1 buoyed by specialty lines business (LON:BEZ) - May 5 at 2:25 AM logoBeazley launches enhanced and expanded coverage for small healthcare businesses (LON:BEZ) - May 4 at 8:13 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) After Last Week? - The Post (LON:BEZ) - April 26 at 12:42 PM logoBeazley enhances specialty lines treaty capabilities with new senior hire (LON:BEZ) - April 19 at 8:08 AM logoBeazley and Munich Re to offer enterprise-wide cyber protection for the digital assets of the world's largest companies (LON:BEZ) - April 11 at 1:07 PM logoBeazley Breach Response insurance now available in Canada (LON:BEZ) - March 31 at 8:40 AM logoBeazley Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BEZ-GB : March 31, 2016 (LON:BEZ) - March 31 at 4:36 AM logoBUZZ-Lancashire: down on RBC Capital Markets TP cut (LON:BEZ) - March 24 at 4:42 AM logoLloyd's of London chairman says Brexit would hurt its business (LON:BEZ) - March 23 at 5:30 AM
News IconBeazley (LON:BEZ) Broker Updates - Share Trading News (LON:BEZ) - March 19 at 2:39 PM
News IconMorning Shares Trades Of Beazley (LON:BEZ) - Share Trading News (LON:BEZ) - March 19 at 2:39 PM logoBeazley and Boston Mutual sign marketing agreement (LON:BEZ) - March 17 at 8:46 AM logoBeazley expands US healthcare management liability capabilities ... - EIN News (press release) (LON:BEZ) - March 14 at 10:14 AM logoBeazley expands US healthcare management liability capabilities with key hire in Southeast region (LON:BEZ) - March 14 at 8:14 AM logoBeazley Breach Insights 2016 shows sharp increase in hacking and malware (LON:BEZ) - March 8 at 8:31 AM logoA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Beazley’s Lloyd’s Syndicates & Beazley Insurance Company Inc; Assigns Ratings to Beazley Re Designated Activity Company (LON:BEZ) - March 3 at 9:40 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bearish Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) After Last Week? - Business Standard Tribune (LON:BEZ) - February 26 at 9:22 AM
News IconbenefitsCONNECT® Employee Shopping Experience is Enhanced with Beazley Gap Product (LON:BEZ) - February 26 at 9:22 AM


Last Updated on 8/31/2016 by Staff