Navigators Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:NAVG)

About Navigators Group (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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: NAVG
  • CUSIP: 63890410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $53.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $53.68
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $82.51
  • 52-Week Range: $40.40 - $62.04
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.08
  • P/E Growth: 2.71
  • Market Cap: $1.56B
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,155,000
  • Beta: 0.66
  • 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%

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 (3.45% 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 4/24/2015 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
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)
Most Recent Dividend:3/24/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.18
Dividend Yield:0.34%
Payout Ratio:6.83% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
7.38% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
7.41% (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
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 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 logoNavigators Group Stock to Split for 2-for-1; Shares Gain - December 7 at 9:44 AM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Plans 2-for-1 Stock Split - December 6 at 6:32 PM logoNavigators Announces Two-for-One Stock Split - December 6 at 6:32 PM logo4:02 pm Navigators Group approved 2:1 stock split in the form of a stock dividend; will be issued on Jan. 20, 2017 - December 6 at 6:32 PM logoNavigators Group's board OKs stock split - December 6 at 6:32 PM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for December 2nd - December 2 at 11:25 AM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Navigators Group, Diebold and FLIR Systems - November 14 at 6:41 PM logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibit - November 8 at 5:59 PM logoNavigators Group downgraded by Sandler O'Neill - November 7 at 6:58 PM logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Q3 Earnings Miss, Revenues Meet - November 7 at 10:11 AM logoThe Navigators Group's (NAVG) CEO Stanley Galanski on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - November 5 at 8:43 AM logoNavigators Group Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 8:30 am ET today - November 4 at 9:50 AM


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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 17th. Investors of record on Friday, March 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.045 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $0.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 1st.

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

Shares of Navigators Group split on Friday, January 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, December 6th 2016. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell 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) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 16th. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.04. The business earned $284 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $301.37 million. Navigators Group had a return on equity of 6.34% and a net margin of 6.80%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 12.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.59 EPS.

When will Navigators Group make its next earnings announcement?

Navigators Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 3rd 2017.

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

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Navigators Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.50 to $55.50. On average, they expect Navigators Group's share price to reach $55.50 in the next year.

Who owns Navigators Group stock?

Navigators Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.19%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (0.02%), Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.02%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.01%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%). Company insiders that own Navigators Group stock include Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer, Stephen R Coward, Terence N Deeks and Vincent C Tizzio.

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. Company insiders that have sold Navigators Group stock in the last year include Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer and Stephen R Coward.

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

Navigators Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nationwide Fund Advisors, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Capstone Asset Management Co., Contravisory Investment Management Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.

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.

How much does a share of Navigators Group stock cost?

One share of Navigators Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.65.

Navigators Group (NAVG) Chart for Monday, April, 24, 2017

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