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

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GBX 520 -6.50 (-1.23 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 03:51 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 526.50
Today's RangeGBX 519 - GBX 534
52-Week RangeGBX 484.20 - GBX 621.50
Volume1.29 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market Capitalization£2.73 billion
P/E Ratio40.63
Dividend Yield2.13%
BetaN/A
Beazley 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
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone44 20 7667 0623

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.15 billion
Cash FlowGBX 961.72 per share
Book ValueGBX 280.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees1,384
Market Cap£2.73 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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 Thursday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.80 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. This is an increase from Beazley's previous dividend of $3.90. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Beazley's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BEZ?

9 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Beazley's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 490 to GBX 650. On average, they expect Beazley's stock price to reach GBX 586 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Beazley.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Beazley?

9 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, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Beazley.

Has Beazley been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BEZ stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Beazley earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Beazley's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Beazley own?

Who are Beazley's key executives?

Beazley's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David Andrew Horton, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Martin Lindsay Bride, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Adrian Peter Cox, Chief Underwriting Officer & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Ian Fantozzi, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Stuart Simpson, Chief Investment Officer

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 520.

How big of a company is Beazley?

Beazley has a market capitalization of £2.73 billion and generates £2.15 billion in revenue each year. Beazley employs 1,384 workers across the globe.

What is Beazley's official website?

The official website for Beazley is http://www.beazley.com.

How can I contact Beazley?

Beazley's mailing address is Plantation Place S 60 Great Tower Street, LONDON, EC3R 5AD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7667 0623.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Beazley (LON BEZ)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  525 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  657 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,182
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 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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