The Navigators Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:NAVG)

About The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

The 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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NAVG
  • CUSIP: 63890410
  • Web: www.navg.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.66 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,466,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $54.48
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $58.60
  • 52 Week Range: $43.56 - $62.04
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.72
  • P/E Growth: 2.82
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.21 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.37
  • Book Value: $40.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.38
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.24
  • Dividend Yield: 0.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $126.72 million
  • Net Margins: 6.64%
  • Return on Equity: 5.99%
  • Return on Assets: 1.46%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
  • Current Ratio: 0.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 74,019 shs.
  • Beta: 0.76
  • Short Ratio: 4.31
 
Frequently Asked Questions for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

What is The Navigators Group's stock symbol?

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

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

The Navigators Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 26th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 7th. This is an increase from The Navigators Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View The Navigators Group's Dividend History.

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

The Navigators Group shares 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 The Navigators Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were The Navigators Group's earnings last quarter?

The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) issued its 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 business earned $308.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $297.34 million. The Navigators Group had a net margin of 6.64% and a return on equity of 5.99%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.36 earnings per share. View The Navigators Group's Earnings History.

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

5 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for The Navigators Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.50 to $58.00. On average, they expect The Navigators Group's share price to reach $56.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for The Navigators Group.

Who are some of The Navigators Group's key competitors?

Who are The Navigators Group's key executives?

The 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
  • 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
  • Denise M. Lowsley, Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources Officer

Who owns The Navigators Group stock?

The Navigators Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.25%), Reinhart Partners Inc. (0.18%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%), Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.02%) and Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own The Navigators Group stock include Colin Sprott, Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer, Stanley A Galanski, Stephen R Coward, Terence N Deeks and Vincent C Tizzio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Navigators Group.

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

The Navigators Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. and Capstone Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold The Navigators Group stock in the last year include Colin Sprott, Jeff L Saunders, R Scott Eisdorfer, Stanley A Galanski, Stephen R Coward and Vincent C Tizzio. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Navigators Group.

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

The Navigators Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Diversified Trust Co, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Reinhart Partners Inc., Huntington National Bank, Aperio Group LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Navigators Group.

How do I buy The Navigators Group stock?

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

One share of The Navigators Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.35.


MarketBeat Community Rating for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ NAVG)
Community Ranking:  0.8 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  23 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  127 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  150
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $56.75 (0.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/28/2017Boenning ScattergoodInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
6/22/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$58.00HighView Rating Details
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
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Earnings by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Earnings History by Quarter for The 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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.33
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.13
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$1.60$1.60$1.60
Q2 20172$0.54$0.61$0.58
Q3 20172$0.64$0.68$0.66
Q4 20172$0.41$0.57$0.49
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)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Most Recent Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:0.43%
Payout Ratio:8.96% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
9.68% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
9.68% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)

Dividend History by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ NAVG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/26/2017quarterly$0.060.45%6/7/20176/9/20176/30/2017
2/17/2017quarterly$0.050.32%3/1/20173/3/20173/24/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.090.39%11/16/201611/18/201612/29/2016
8/8/2016quarterly$0.090.39%8/17/20168/19/20169/30/2016
5/27/2016quarterly$0.096/16/20166/20/20167/15/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.02%
Insider Trades by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/13/2017Stanley A. GalanskiCEOSell25,000$54.12$1,353,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Vincent C. TizzioCEOSell20,000$52.68$1,053,600.00View SEC Filing  
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
Latest Headlines for The Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 2:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$322.66 Million in Sales Expected for The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 10:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNavigators to Release 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 5:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.58 EPS Expected for The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBoenning Scattergood Comments on The Navigators Group, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (NAVG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 8:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Boenning Scattergood
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NAVG-US : June 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 8:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSidoti Initiates Coverage on The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 4:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Expect The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) to Post $0.55 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) CEO Stanley A. Galanski Sells 25,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 1:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Analysis: Navigators Group (NAVG) & Markel (MKL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 7:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. : NAVG-US: Dividend Analysis : June 09th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Downgraded to "Hold" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Navigators Group Inc (NAVG) CEO Sells 20,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 1:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NAVG-US : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 8:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.06 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 4:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNavigators Announces Second Quarter 2017 Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 4:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Insider Sells $527,300.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 1:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Navigators Group Inc (NAVG) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NAVG-US : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NAVG earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 7 at 9:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Navigators Group's (NAVG) CEO Stan Galanski on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 12:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Navigators Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 12:38 AM
marketbeat.com logoNavigators posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNavigators Reports First Quarter 2017 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Navigators Group (NAVG) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 3:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Short Interest Up 23.9% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NAVG-US : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group (NAVG) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 11:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 12:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Effect Navigators Group (NAVG) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Navigators Group (NAVG) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Navigators Group, Inc. to Release First Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Navigators Group Inc (NAVG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:22 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - April 3 at 6:03 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoNavigators Promotes Ciro M. DeFalco to Executive Vice President
feeds.benzinga.com - March 30 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGuillaume Déal Joins Navigators as Managing Director of Continental Europe
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 7:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 2:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNavigators Group Inc (NAVG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 4:19 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Mar 03 Filed by: GALANSKI STANLEY A
www.streetinsider.com - March 9 at 11:35 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Mar 03 Filed by: Miner Emily B.
www.streetinsider.com - March 7 at 11:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNAVIGATORS GROUP INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:50 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoNavigators Names David J. Draper to Head International Casualty
feeds.benzinga.com - February 23 at 9:48 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Feb 20 Filed by: Lowsley Denise
www.streetinsider.com - February 23 at 8:42 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 NAVIGATORS GROUP INC For: Feb 21 Filed by: Blakeney H J Mervyn
www.streetinsider.com - February 21 at 6:10 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NAVG earnings conference call or presentation 17-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 5:58 PM

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