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NASDAQ:CINFCincinnati Financial Competitors & Alternatives

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Today's Range
$66.18
Now: $68.06
$68.48
50-Day Range
$49.25
MA: $61.69
$71.45
52-Week Range
$46.07
Now: $68.06
$118.19
Volume2.11 million shs
Average Volume1.21 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.94 billion
P/E Ratio219.56
Dividend Yield3.70%
Beta0.51

Competitors

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) Vs. BRK.B, PGR, ALL, TRV, MKL, and ACGL

Should you be buying CINF stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "property & casualty insurance" are considered alternatives and competitors to Cincinnati Financial, including Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Progressive (PGR), Allstate (ALL), Travelers Companies (TRV), Markel (MKL), and Arch Capital Group (ACGL).

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) and Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.B) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, risk and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Cincinnati Financial and Berkshire Hathaway's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%
Berkshire Hathaway3.92%6.10%3.11%

Volatility & Risk

Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, suggesting that its stock price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Berkshire Hathaway has a beta of 0.74, suggesting that its stock price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cincinnati Financial and Berkshire Hathaway's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20
Berkshire Hathaway$254.62 billion1.74$81.42 billion$9.7818.68

Berkshire Hathaway has higher revenue and earnings than Cincinnati Financial. Cincinnati Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Berkshire Hathaway, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Cincinnati Financial and Berkshire Hathaway, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cincinnati Financial23101.83
Berkshire Hathaway0000N/A

Cincinnati Financial presently has a consensus target price of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Given Cincinnati Financial's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Cincinnati Financial is more favorable than Berkshire Hathaway.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 39.2% of Berkshire Hathaway shares are held by institutional investors. 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 6.1% of Berkshire Hathaway shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Cincinnati Financial beats Berkshire Hathaway on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Progressive (NYSE:PGR) and Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Progressive and Cincinnati Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Progressive9.18%26.80%6.62%
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%

Risk and Volatility

Progressive has a beta of 0.51, indicating that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, indicating that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Progressive and Cincinnati Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Progressive$39.02 billion1.19$3.97 billion$6.7211.82
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20

Progressive has higher revenue and earnings than Cincinnati Financial. Progressive is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cincinnati Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Progressive and Cincinnati Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Progressive06712.64
Cincinnati Financial23101.83

Progressive currently has a consensus price target of $85.7143, indicating a potential upside of 7.93%. Cincinnati Financial has a consensus price target of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Given Cincinnati Financial's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cincinnati Financial is more favorable than Progressive.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

80.0% of Progressive shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Progressive shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Progressive pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Cincinnati Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Progressive pays out 6.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cincinnati Financial pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Progressive has increased its dividend for 2 consecutive years and Cincinnati Financial has increased its dividend for 59 consecutive years. Cincinnati Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Progressive beats Cincinnati Financial on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Allstate (NYSE:ALL) and Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Allstate and Cincinnati Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Allstate9.38%17.53%3.38%
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%

Risk and Volatility

Allstate has a beta of 0.88, indicating that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, indicating that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Allstate and Cincinnati Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Allstate$44.68 billion0.67$4.85 billion$10.439.17
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20

Allstate has higher revenue and earnings than Cincinnati Financial. Allstate is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cincinnati Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Allstate and Cincinnati Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Allstate06812.67
Cincinnati Financial23101.83

Allstate currently has a consensus price target of $115.5714, indicating a potential upside of 20.84%. Cincinnati Financial has a consensus price target of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Given Allstate's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Allstate is more favorable than Cincinnati Financial.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

76.6% of Allstate shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of Allstate shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Allstate pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Cincinnati Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Allstate pays out 20.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cincinnati Financial pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Allstate has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Cincinnati Financial has increased its dividend for 59 consecutive years. Cincinnati Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Allstate beats Cincinnati Financial on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV) and Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Travelers Companies and Cincinnati Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Travelers Companies7.61%9.61%2.24%
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%

Risk and Volatility

Travelers Companies has a beta of 0.89, indicating that its share price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, indicating that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Travelers Companies and Cincinnati Financial's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Travelers Companies$31.58 billion0.92$2.62 billion$9.6011.93
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20

Travelers Companies has higher revenue and earnings than Cincinnati Financial. Travelers Companies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cincinnati Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Travelers Companies and Cincinnati Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Travelers Companies48402.00
Cincinnati Financial23101.83

Travelers Companies currently has a consensus price target of $127.6875, indicating a potential upside of 11.45%. Cincinnati Financial has a consensus price target of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Given Cincinnati Financial's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cincinnati Financial is more favorable than Travelers Companies.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

80.7% of Travelers Companies shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 0.8% of Travelers Companies shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Travelers Companies pays an annual dividend of $3.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. Cincinnati Financial pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Travelers Companies pays out 35.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cincinnati Financial pays out 57.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Travelers Companies has increased its dividend for 11 consecutive years and Cincinnati Financial has increased its dividend for 59 consecutive years. Cincinnati Financial is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Travelers Companies beats Cincinnati Financial on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Markel (NYSE:MKL) and Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Markel and Cincinnati Financial, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Markel02102.33
Cincinnati Financial23101.83

Markel currently has a consensus price target of $1,097.50, indicating a potential upside of 21.23%. Cincinnati Financial has a consensus price target of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Given Markel's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Markel is more favorable than Cincinnati Financial.

Risk & Volatility

Markel has a beta of 0.65, meaning that its stock price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, meaning that its stock price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.5% of Markel shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of Markel shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Markel and Cincinnati Financial's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Markel-2.61%3.11%0.89%
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Markel and Cincinnati Financial's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Markel$9.53 billion1.31$1.79 billion$38.9123.27
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20

Cincinnati Financial has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Markel. Cincinnati Financial is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Markel, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Cincinnati Financial beats Markel on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) and Arch Capital Group (NASDAQ:ACGL) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and risk.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Cincinnati Financial and Arch Capital Group, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cincinnati Financial23101.83
Arch Capital Group03802.73

Cincinnati Financial currently has a consensus price target of $76.7143, indicating a potential upside of 12.72%. Arch Capital Group has a consensus price target of $40.6364, indicating a potential upside of 42.58%. Given Arch Capital Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Arch Capital Group is more favorable than Cincinnati Financial.

Risk & Volatility

Cincinnati Financial has a beta of 0.51, meaning that its share price is 49% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Arch Capital Group has a beta of 0.75, meaning that its share price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

62.8% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.8% of Arch Capital Group shares are held by institutional investors. 7.4% of Cincinnati Financial shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.4% of Arch Capital Group shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Cincinnati Financial and Arch Capital Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cincinnati Financial25.20%7.24%2.69%
Arch Capital Group19.61%9.93%3.02%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Cincinnati Financial and Arch Capital Group's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cincinnati Financial$7.92 billion1.38$2.00 billion$4.2016.20
Arch Capital Group$6.93 billion1.67$1.64 billion$2.8210.11

Cincinnati Financial has higher revenue and earnings than Arch Capital Group. Arch Capital Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Cincinnati Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Arch Capital Group beats Cincinnati Financial on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Berkshire Hathaway logo
BRK.B
Berkshire Hathaway
0.9$182.72+2.1%$442.82 billion$254.62 billion45.79Decrease in Short Interest
Progressive logo
PGR
Progressive
1.4$79.42+0.2%$46.37 billion$39.02 billion13.11Increase in Short Interest
Allstate logo
ALL
Allstate
2.5$95.64+1.6%$29.56 billion$44.68 billion8.02
Travelers Companies logo
TRV
Travelers Companies
2.4$114.57+1.8%$28.43 billion$31.58 billion12.35Increase in Short Interest
Markel logo
MKL
Markel
2.1$905.33+1.0%$12.57 billion$9.53 billion-63.22Decrease in Short Interest
Arch Capital Group logo
ACGL
Arch Capital Group
2.1$28.50+1.4%$11.56 billion$6.93 billion9.13Decrease in Short Interest
W. R. Berkley logo
WRB
W. R. Berkley
1.6$56.47+1.0%$10.09 billion$7.90 billion21.97Decrease in Short Interest
Fidelity National Financial logo
FNF
Fidelity National Financial
2.4$30.17+0.2%$9.16 billion$7.93 billion10.55
Erie Indemnity logo
ERIE
Erie Indemnity
1.6$190.63+0.2%$8.79 billion$2.48 billion33.15
Cna Financial logo
CNA
Cna Financial
2.6$31.53+0.8%$8.49 billion$10.77 billion14.40
First American Financial logo
FAF
First American Financial
2.4$47.53+1.2%$5.24 billion$6.20 billion8.18
Old Republic International logo
ORI
Old Republic International
3.2$16.02+0.8%$4.87 billion$7.21 billion133.50Increase in Short Interest
Hanover Insurance Group logo
THG
Hanover Insurance Group
2.4$98.94+0.2%$3.75 billion$4.89 billion15.29Increase in Short Interest
RLI logo
RLI
RLI
1.8$80.04+0.4%$3.60 billion$1.00 billion56.37Decrease in Short Interest
Axis Capital logo
AXS
Axis Capital
3.3$39.59+0.3%$3.33 billion$5.17 billion-1,979.50Increase in Short Interest
Selective Insurance Group logo
SIGI
Selective Insurance Group
2.8$51.56+0.1%$3.08 billion$2.85 billion13.75Decrease in Short Interest
White Mountains Insurance Group logo
WTM
White Mountains Insurance Group
0.8$907.11+1.1%$2.83 billion$893.40 million2,926.26High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
Mercury General logo
MCY
Mercury General
2.8$40.99+2.7%$2.21 billion$3.97 billion50.61Decrease in Short Interest
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Assured Guaranty logo
AGO
Assured Guaranty
2.1$24.12+0.7%$2.08 billion$963 million8.26Increase in Short Interest
Hilltop logo
HTH
Hilltop
2.1$17.76+1.2%$1.58 billion$1.82 billion6.91Decrease in Short Interest
Amerisafe logo
AMSF
Amerisafe
2.1$59.67+0.5%$1.16 billion$370.37 million13.69
Safety Insurance Group logo
SAFT
Safety Insurance Group
1.1$75.10+0.2%$1.15 billion$877.75 million17.15Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Employers logo
EIG
Employers
2.8$29.40+0.3%$888.22 million$784.80 million13.93Increase in Short Interest
State Auto Financial logo
STFC
State Auto Financial
2.6$17.04+0.5%$749.80 million$1.41 billion-9.52Heavy News Reporting
ProAssurance logo
PRA
ProAssurance
2.1$13.99+2.2%$746.22 million$999.83 million-14.28Decrease in Short Interest
Stewart Information Services logo
STC
Stewart Information Services
1.6$31.73+1.5%$741.89 million$1.94 billion8.33Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
United Fire Group logo
UFCS
United Fire Group
1.8$26.58+0.8%$664.93 million$1.20 billion-6.50Increase in Short Interest
Universal Insurance logo
UVE
Universal Insurance
2.5$17.37+0.3%$561.22 million$939.35 million23.79Increase in Short Interest
MBIA logo
MBI
MBIA
1.6$7.11+1.1%$481.35 million$280 million-0.79
Donegal Group logo
DGICA
Donegal Group
2.4$14.10+1.1%$409.31 million$812.45 million14.39Decrease in Short Interest
HCI Group logo
HCI
HCI Group
1.9$45.41+0.6%$357.70 million$242.47 million18.02
Global Indemnity logo
GBLI
Global Indemnity
1.3$23.46+1.3%$335.36 million$604.47 million61.74Increase in Short Interest
Investors Title logo
ITIC
Investors Title
0.9$121.80+3.7%$221.78 million$183.50 million12.97
Hallmark Financial Services logo
HALL
Hallmark Financial Services
1.7$3.04+7.9%$55.15 million$486.37 million-75.98
Baldwin & Lyons Inc Class B logo
BWINB
Baldwin & Lyons Inc Class B
0.9$23.35+0.0%$0.00N/A0.00
This page was last updated on 7/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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