Navigators Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:NAVG)

About Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

Navigators Group logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. is an insurance holding company. The Company is an international insurance company focused on marine insurance. The Company's segments include U.S. Insurance, International Insurance (Int'l Insurance), Global Reinsurance (GlobalRe) and Corporate. The Company's Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance business primarily offers general liability coverage, and umbrella and excess liability coverage to commercial enterprises through its U.S. Insurance and Int'l Insurance segments. It also offers reinsurance products through its GlobalRe segment. It distributes its products through international, national and regional, retail and wholesale insurance brokers. The Company's U.S. Insurance and Int'l Insurance segments consists of three segments, such as Marine, Property and Casualty (P&C) and Professional Liability. Its GlobalRe products include accident & health (A&H), marine, P&C and professional liability.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NAVG
  • CUSIP: 63890410
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.56 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,466,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $52.61
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $74.95
  • 52 Week Range: $50.30 - $124.08
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.38
  • P/E Growth: 2.67
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.21 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.29
  • Book Value: $40.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.29
  • Annual Dividend: $0.18
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
  • EBIDTA: $126.72 million
  • Net Margins: 6.80%
  • Return on Equity: 6.34%
  • Return on Assets: 1.54%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.25%
  • Current Ratio: 0.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.44%
  • Average Volume: 76,709 shs.
  • Beta: 0.66
  • Short Ratio: 2.48

Frequently Asked Questions for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

What is Navigators Group's stock symbol?

Navigators Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NAVG."

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

Navigators Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is an increase from Navigators Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Navigators Group's Dividend History.

When did Navigators Group's stock split? How did Navigators Group's stock split work?

Navigators Group's stock split on the morning of Friday, January 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, December 6th 2016. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, January 19th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Navigators Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Navigators Group's earnings last quarter?

Navigators Group Inc (NASDAQ:NAVG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $308.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $297.34 million. Navigators Group had a net margin of 6.80% and a return on equity of 6.34%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.36 EPS. View Navigators Group's Earnings History.

Where is Navigators Group's stock going? Where will Navigators Group's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Navigators Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.50 to $55.50. On average, they anticipate Navigators Group's share price to reach $55.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Navigators Group.

Who are some of Navigators Group's key competitors?

Who are Navigators Group's key executives?

Navigators Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stanley A. Galanski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Ciro M. DeFalco, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael J. Casella, President -Navigators International
  • Stephen R. Coward, President - Navigators Technical Risk
  • Jeff L. Saunders, President - Navigators Specialty
  • Colin D. Sprott, Chief Underwriting Officer, Navigators International
  • Vincent C. Tizzio, President, Chief Executive Officer of Navigators Management Company, Inc
  • Richard Scott Eisdorfer, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Emily B. Miner, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • H. Clay Bassett Jr., Senior Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer

Who owns Navigators Group stock?

Navigators Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.43%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.42%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (5.26%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (3.67%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (3.36%). Company insiders that own Navigators Group stock include Colin Sprott, Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer, Stephen R Coward, Terence N Deeks and Vincent C Tizzio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Navigators Group.

Who sold Navigators Group stock? Who is selling Navigators Group stock?

Navigators Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Citadel Advisors LLC and Moody Aldrich Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Navigators Group stock in the last year include Colin Sprott, Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer and Stephen R Coward. View Insider Buying and Selling for Navigators Group.

Who bought Navigators Group stock? Who is buying Navigators Group stock?

Navigators Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, State Street Corp and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Navigators Group.

How do I buy Navigators Group stock?

Shares of Navigators Group 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 Navigators Group's stock price today?

One share of Navigators Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Navigators Group (NASDAQ NAVG)
Community Ranking:  0.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  9 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  111 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  120
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Navigators Group 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 Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $55.50 (5.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/22/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$55.50LowView Rating Details
11/17/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/20/2015MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$30.50 -> $39.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Earnings by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Earnings History by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.69$0.68$297.34 million$308.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2017Q416$0.62$0.58$301.37 million$284.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$1.32$1.40$283.02 million$305.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2$0.79$0.81$270.31 million$267.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$1.22$1.36$279.80 million$286.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$1.41$1.19$276.17 million$274.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$1.37$1.37$245.92 million$268.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$1.33$1.34$249.54 million$258.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$1.43$1.43$282.10 million$236.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$1.30$1.25$266.85 million$250.83 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q214$1.08$1.79$251.10 million$269.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2$1.00$1.04$244.87 million$231.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q1$0.97$1.45$227.93 million$253.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2014Q413$0.91$1.13$221.03 million$248.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313$0.74$1.60$220.52 million$224.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.78$0.82$222.78 million$22.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.73$0.75$217.05 million$221.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012($0.32)$0.59$219.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.70$0.69$205.96 million$220.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.73$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.39$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.68$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.65$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.70$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.77$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.25$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.23
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.13
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$1.60$1.60$1.60
Q2 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q3 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q4 20171$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q1 20181$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q2 20181$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q3 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20181$0.31$0.31$0.31
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.18
Dividend Yield:0.34%
Payout Ratio:6.83% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
7.26% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
7.29% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

Dividend History by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 36.98%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/24/2017Colin SprottInsiderSell10,000$52.73$527,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Stephen R. CowardInsiderSell1,250$108.03$135,037.50View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016R Scott EisdorferSVPSell2,000$104.69$209,380.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Jeff L. SaundersInsiderSell4,000$93.72$374,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016R Scott EisdorferSVPSell2,760$92.44$255,134.40View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Vincent C. TizzioCEOSell2,238$82.00$183,516.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Terence N. DeeksDirectorSell9,142$85.41$780,818.22View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Terence N DeeksDirectorSell6,856$77.38$530,517.28View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Terence N DeeksDirectorSell3,144$77.70$244,288.80View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014H Clay Bassett JrSVPSell6,000$71.87$431,220.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014David PlatterDirectorBuy1,500$61.49$92,235.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Stanley GalanskiCEOSell30,000$62.60$1,878,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Latest Headlines for Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
DateHeadline logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NAVG-US : May 29, 2017 - May 29 at 8:52 AM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per Share - May 26 at 4:52 PM logoNavigators Announces Second Quarter 2017 Dividend - May 26 at 4:38 AM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Insider Sells $527,300.00 in Stock - May 25 at 1:22 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Navigators Group Inc (NAVG) to Sell - May 14 at 10:56 PM logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NAVG-US : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 12:24 PM logoEdited Transcript of NAVG earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 7 at 9:16 AM logoThe Navigators Group's (NAVG) CEO Stan Galanski on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 6 at 12:03 AM logoInvestor Network: Navigators Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 5 at 9:21 AM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results - May 5 at 12:38 AM logoNavigators posts 1Q profit - May 4 at 7:17 PM logoNavigators Reports First Quarter 2017 Earnings - May 4 at 6:49 PM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.56 - May 4 at 7:34 AM logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Navigators Group (NAVG) Share Price - May 1 at 3:12 PM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Short Interest Up 23.9% in April - April 27 at 12:12 PM logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NAVG-US : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 9:52 AM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 24 at 3:08 PM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows - April 20 at 11:15 AM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research - April 20 at 12:35 AM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Effect Navigators Group (NAVG) Stock Price - April 17 at 11:24 AM logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Navigators Group (NAVG) Share Price - April 13 at 10:00 AM logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. to Release First Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, May 4, 2017 - April 7 at 11:26 AM logoZacks: Navigators Group Inc (NAVG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 5 at 10:22 AM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - April 3 at 6:03 PM logoNavigators Promotes Ciro M. DeFalco to Executive Vice President - March 30 at 5:22 PM logoGuillaume Déal Joins Navigators as Managing Director of Continental Europe - March 29 at 7:25 PM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - March 26 at 2:25 PM logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods - March 22 at 4:19 PM logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Mar 03 Filed by: GALANSKI STANLEY A - March 9 at 11:35 PM logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Mar 03 Filed by: Miner Emily B. - March 7 at 11:35 PM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Financials - February 23 at 6:50 PM logoNavigators Names David J. Draper to Head International Casualty - February 23 at 9:48 AM logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Feb 20 Filed by: Lowsley Denise - February 23 at 8:42 AM logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: Blakeney H J Mervyn - February 21 at 6:10 PM logoEdited Transcript of NAVG earnings conference call or presentation 17-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT - February 18 at 5:58 PM logoNavigators Group Inc Earnings Call (Q4 2016) - February 17 at 5:19 PM logoThe Navigators Group's (NAVG) CEO Stan Galanski on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 17 at 5:19 PM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhi - February 17 at 5:19 PM logoQ4 2016 Navigators Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 16 at 6:20 PM logoNavigators Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings - February 16 at 6:20 PM logo4:10 pm Navigators Group beats by $0.09, misses on revs - February 16 at 6:20 PM logoNavigators Appoints Jacob Ingerslev as Global Cyber Leader - February 1 at 7:48 PM logoSplits Calendar: Navigators Group splits before market open today (2:1 ratio) - January 20 at 7:30 PM logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. to Release Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on Thursday, February 16, 2017 - January 20 at 7:30 PM logoBRIEF-Ryan Specialty Group buys Navigators' Nordic agency operations - January 4 at 3:56 AM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Sells Nordic Agency Operations to Ryan Specialty Group - January 4 at 3:56 AM logoRyan Specialty Group Acquires Navigators’ Nordic Agency Operations - January 3 at 10:55 PM logoRyan Specialty Group Acquires Navigators' Nordic Agency Operations - January 3 at 10:55 PM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - January 3 at 10:55 PM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statement - December 12 at 6:53 PM



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