NASDAQ:AGII - Argo Group Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$58.85 +3.00 (+5.37 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 09:11 AM ET)
Previous Close$55.85
Today's Range$55.10 - $59.25
52-Week Range$49.69 - $60.15
Volume212,580 shs
Average Volume163,675 shs
Market Capitalization$1.99 billion
P/E Ratio-140.12
Dividend Yield1.93%
Beta0.62
Argo Group logoArgo Group International Holdings, Ltd. underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty markets. The company operates in two segments, U.S. Operations and International Operations. The U.S. Operations segment underwrites primary and excess specialty casualty, and commercial multi-peril, as well as contract, product, environmental, and auto liability products; and workers compensation, general, management, errors and omissions, and public entity liability risks. This segment distributes its products through a network of wholesale agents and brokers. Its International Operations segment offers coverage for long-tail casualty and general liability; catastrophe reinsurance, and direct and facultative excess reinsurance; professional indemnity, directors and officer's liability, and medical malpractice; and direct and facultative excess reinsurance, North American and international binders, and residential collateral protection for lending institutions. This segment also underwrites risks of general liability, international casualty, and motor treaties; and personal accident, aviation, cargo, yachts, and onshore and offshore marine insurance. It sells its reinsurance products through brokers and third-party intermediaries. Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Title insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:AGII
CUSIPG0464B10
Phone441-296-5858

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.22
Current Ratio0.52
Quick Ratio0.52

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-140.12
Forward P/E Ratio17.62
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Price / Sales1.12
Cash Flow$0.5596 per share
Price / Cash105.17
Book Value$53.31 per share
Price / Book1.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.42)
Net Income$50.30 million
Net Margins2.15%
Return on Equity-0.01%
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees1,368
Outstanding Shares33,760,000
Market Cap$1.99 billion

Argo Group (NASDAQ:AGII) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Argo Group's stock symbol?

Argo Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AGII."

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

Argo Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, March 23rd. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 6th. View Argo Group's Dividend History.

How were Argo Group's earnings last quarter?

Argo Group (NASDAQ:AGII) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 2nd. The insurance provider reported ($1.91) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.99 by $2.90. The insurance provider earned $439.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $433.90 million. Argo Group had a negative return on equity of 0.01% and a net margin of 2.15%. Argo Group's revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.12 EPS. View Argo Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for AGII?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Argo Group's shares. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect Argo Group's stock price to reach $62.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Argo Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Argo Group?

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

Who are some of Argo Group's key competitors?

Who are Argo Group's key executives?

Argo Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark Edmund Watson III, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jay Stanley Bullock, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jose Angel Hernandez, Head of International Bus.es (Age 52)
  • Mr. Kevin James Rehnberg, Pres of U.S. Operations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Philip Vedell, Head of Global Operations

Has Argo Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AGII stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Argo Group earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.59 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Argo Group.

Who are Argo Group's major shareholders?

Argo Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.52%), BlackRock Inc. (6.87%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (4.58%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.92%), FMR LLC (2.80%) and Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.74%). Company insiders that own Argo Group stock include F Sedgwick Browne, Gary V Woods, Harvey B Cash, Hector Deleon, Jay Stanley Bullock, John H Tonelli, John R Power Jr, Kevin James Rehnberg, Mark E Watson III and Mural R Josephson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Argo Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Argo Group stock?

AGII stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Sapience Investments LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Argo Group company stock in the last year include F Sedgwick Browne, Hector Deleon, Jay Stanley Bullock, John R Power Jr, Kevin James Rehnberg and Mark E Watson III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Argo Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Argo Group stock?

AGII stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, BlackRock Inc., Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Zacks Investment Management, KBC Group NV and Sei Investments Co.. Company insiders that have bought Argo Group stock in the last two years include Gary V Woods and Kevin James Rehnberg. View Insider Buying and Selling for Argo Group.

How do I buy shares of Argo Group?

Shares of AGII can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Argo Group's stock price today?

One share of AGII stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.85.

How big of a company is Argo Group?

Argo Group has a market capitalization of $1.99 billion and generates $1.77 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $50.30 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.42) on an earnings per share basis. Argo Group employs 1,368 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Argo Group?

Argo Group's mailing address is 110 PITTS BAY ROAD, PEMBROKE D0, HM 08. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 441-296-5858 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Argo Group (NASDAQ AGII)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  218 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  244 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  462
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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