Kingstone Companies Company Profile (NASDAQ:KINS)

About Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)

Kingstone Companies logoKingstone Companies, Inc. offers property and casualty insurance products to small businesses and individuals in New York State. The Company offers these products through its subsidiary, Kingstone Insurance Company (KICO). KICO is a licensed property and casualty insurance company. The Company operates through property and casualty insurances segment, which offers a range of property and casualty policies to its producers. The Company underwrites its business utilizing the CLUE industry claims database, insurance scoring reports, physical inspection of risks and other individual risk underwriting tools. It writes homeowners and dwelling fire business in New York City and Long Island. The Company's product lines include personal lines, commercial liability, commercial automobile, livery physical damage and other. Its personal lines consist of homeowners, dwelling fire, renters, equipment breakdown and service line endorsements and personal umbrella policies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $174.33 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,630,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $15.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.41
  • 52 Week Range: $9.86 - $16.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.08
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $82.45 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.11
  • Book Value: $8.50 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.93
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
  • EBITDA: $15.52 million
  • Net Margins: 11.52%
  • Return on Equity: 12.81%
  • Return on Assets: 4.97%
  • Current Ratio: 0.63%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 47,263 shs.
  • Beta: 0.77
  • Short Ratio: 7.83

Frequently Asked Questions for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)

What is Kingstone Companies' stock symbol?

Kingstone Companies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KINS."

How often does Kingstone Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kingstone Companies?

Kingstone Companies declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. View Kingstone Companies' Dividend History.

How were Kingstone Companies' earnings last quarter?

Kingstone Companies, Inc (NASDAQ:KINS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $16.95 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $17.30 million. Kingstone Companies had a return on equity of 12.81% and a net margin of 11.52%. Kingstone Companies's revenue for the quarter was up 12.9% compared to the same quarter last year. View Kingstone Companies' Earnings History.

Where is Kingstone Companies' stock going? Where will Kingstone Companies' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Kingstone Companies' stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Kingstone Companies' share price to reach $16.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Kingstone Companies.

Who are some of Kingstone Companies' key competitors?

Who are Kingstone Companies' key executives?

Kingstone Companies' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Barry B. Goldstein, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Victor J. Brodsky, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
  • Benjamin Walden, Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary, Kingstone Insurance Company
  • Floyd Tupper, Secretary, Director
  • Carla D'Andre, Director
  • Dale A. Thatcher, Director
  • William L. Yankus, Director
  • Jay M. Haft Esq., Independent Director

How do I buy Kingstone Companies stock?

Shares of Kingstone Companies can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kingstone Companies' stock price today?

One share of Kingstone Companies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.40.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ KINS)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  54 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  34 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  88
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kingstone Companies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.00 (2.44% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Price Target History for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Analysts' Ratings History for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/11/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingBuyHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Earnings by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ KINS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/10/2017Q2 2017$0.32$0.22$17.30 million$16.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2017Q1 2017$0.13$0.15$16.80 million$16.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2017Q4 2016$0.26$0.26$20.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316$0.30$0.41$17.84 million$15.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2016Q216$0.29$0.34$17.46 million$18.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q116$0.16$0.07$15.67 million$18.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/17/2016Q415$0.24$0.25$15.79 million$14.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$0.28$0.32$18.68 million$16.66 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q215$0.28$0.32$13.46 million$15.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/13/2015Q115$0.04$0.06$10.97 million$10.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2015Q414$0.29$0.22$13.53 million$14.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.21$0.25$13.90 million$14.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q2 2014$0.18$0.17$10.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q113$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.11
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.18
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q2 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q4 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q1 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q2 20181$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20181$0.38$0.38$0.38
Q4 20181$0.36$0.36$0.36
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.95%
Payout Ratio:29.91% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.09% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
21.62% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ KINS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 47.67%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kingstone Companies (NASDAQ:KINS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/14/2017Barry GoldsteinInsiderSell38,413$11.31$434,451.03View SEC Filing  
2/14/2017Floyd R. TupperDirectorSell27,395$11.31$309,837.45View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Barry GoldsteinInsiderSell270,526$11.31$3,059,649.06View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Floyd R. TupperDirectorSell22,681$11.31$256,522.11View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy500$9.11$4,555.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy900$9.12$8,208.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,092$9.00$9,828.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,000$8.95$8,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,712$8.86$15,168.32View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,508$8.25$12,441.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,000$8.09$8,090.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,000$7.62$7,620.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,100$7.80$8,580.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Michael FeinsodDirectorSell14,596$8.00$116,768.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Michael FeinsodDirectorSell2,119$8.00$16,952.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Michael FeinsodDirectorSell12,000$8.00$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,000$8.00$8,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2014Michael FeinsodDirectorSell12,000$8.01$96,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy2,400$8.15$19,560.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,000$7.97$7,970.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,190$7.95$9,460.50View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,700$7.52$12,784.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,000$7.37$7,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy2,750$7.36$20,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,374$7.20$9,892.80View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Floyd R TupperDirectorBuy1,000$7.10$7,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,160$6.65$7,714.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,000$6.43$6,430.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,500$6.15$9,225.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,500$5.80$8,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,500$7.00$10,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,680$5.22$8,769.60View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013David LyonsDirectorSell16,660$5.40$89,964.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2012Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy1,407$4.84$6,809.88View SEC Filing  
8/17/2012Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy2,000$5.00$10,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2012Barry GoldsteinCEOBuy2,000$4.98$9,960.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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