NASDAQ:NWLI - National Western Life Stock Price, Price Target & More

$319.11 -2.89 (-0.90 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 06:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$322.00
Today's Range$318.23 - $328.53
52-Week Range$276.00 - $368.00
Volume10,000 shs
Average Volume8,476 shs
Market Capitalization$1.17 billion
P/E Ratio11.29
Dividend Yield0.11%
Beta1.35

About National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI)

National Western Life logoNational Western Life Group, Inc., through its subsidiary, National Western Life Insurance Company, operates as a stock life insurance company. It operates through Domestic Life Insurance, International Life Insurance, and Annuities segments. The company provides life insurance products for the savings and protection needs of policyholders; and annuity contracts for the asset accumulation and retirement needs of contract holders. Its life products include universal life insurance, interest-sensitive whole life insurance, and traditional products comprising term insurance coverage; and annuity products, such as flexible premium and single premium deferred annuities, equity-index annuities, and single premium immediate annuities. The company also engages in real estate, nursing home, and other investment activities. National Western Life Group, Inc. markets and distributes its insurance products primarily through independent national marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in Austin, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:NWLI
CUSIP63852210
Phone512-836-1010

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.05%
Quick Ratio0.05%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.29
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$874.45 million
Price / Sales1.33
Cash Flow$30.1331 per share
Price / Cash10.59
Book Value$503.90 per share
Price / Book0.63

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$110.42 million
Net Margins12.27%
Return on Equity5.52%
Return on Assets0.82%

Miscellaneous

Employees279
Outstanding Shares3,640,000

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National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Western Life's stock symbol?

National Western Life trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NWLI."

How often does National Western Life pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Western Life?

National Western Life declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.1%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 7th. View National Western Life's Dividend History.

How were National Western Life's earnings last quarter?

National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 28th. The financial services provider reported $10.48 earnings per share for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $247.82 million for the quarter. National Western Life had a return on equity of 5.52% and a net margin of 12.27%. View National Western Life's Earnings History.

When is National Western Life's next earnings date?

National Western Life is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for National Western Life.

Who are some of National Western Life's key competitors?

Who are National Western Life's key executives?

National Western Life's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ross Rankin Moody, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mrs. Kitty Kennedy Nelson, Pres and Chief Operating Officer (Age 70)
  • Mr. Brian Mark Pribyl, Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 60)
  • Ms. Patricia Lubar Scheuer, Chief Investment Officer and Sr. VP (Age 67)
  • Mr. Charles D. Milos, Sr. VP, Mortgage Loans & Real Estate & Director (Age 73)

Has National Western Life been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about NWLI stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Western Life earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.61 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

How do I buy shares of National Western Life?

Shares of NWLI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is National Western Life's stock price today?

One share of NWLI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $319.11.

How big of a company is National Western Life?

National Western Life has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion and generates $874.45 million in revenue each year. National Western Life employs 279 workers across the globe.

How can I contact National Western Life?

National Western Life's mailing address is 850 EAST ANDERSON LANE, AUSTIN TX, 78752. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 512-836-1010 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Western Life (NWLI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  70 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  139
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Western Life and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NWLI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NWLI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI)

National Western Life (NASDAQ NWLI) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/7/2018N/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2018Q4 2017$10.48$247.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2017Q3 2017$5.79$203.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$6.06$198.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017$6.18$224.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2017Q4 2016$6.21$184.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q3 2016$8.54$181.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2 2016$6.92$167.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1 2016$4.44$148.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4$8.83$180.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q3 2015$4.44$106.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2 2015$7.38$155.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q1 2015$5.85$147.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q4 2014$7.05$184.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q3 2014$7.65$159.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2 2014$7.69$206.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1 2014$5.33$158.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2014Q4 2013$7.60$258.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q3 2013$6.40$188.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$7.33$182.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$4.27$185.33 million$231.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2013Q4 2012$4.87$6.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q3 2012$4.07$5.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012Q2 2012$4.31$6.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012Q1 2012$5.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2012Q4 2011$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011Q3 2011$4.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011Q2 2011$3.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2011Q1 2011$4.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2011Q4 2010$4.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2010Q3 2010$3.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2010Q2 2010$5.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2010Q1 2010$5.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2010Q4 2009$3.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2009Q3 2009($0.33)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2009Q2 2009$5.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2009Q1 2009$5.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2009Q4 2008$3.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2008Q3 2008$1.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2008Q2 2008$2.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2008Q1 2008$4.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2008Q4 2007$8.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) Dividend Information

National Western Life pays an annual dividend of $0.36 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.11%. NWLI's most recent annual dividend payment was Friday, December 1.
Most Recent Dividend:12/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:0.11%
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI)

National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/25/2017annual$0.360.1%11/7/201711/8/201712/1/2017
11/2/2016Annual$0.3611/3/201611/7/201612/2/2016
10/23/2015Annual$0.3610/28/201510/30/201512/3/2015
8/28/2014annual$0.360.14%10/29/201410/31/201412/4/2014
8/22/2013annual$0.360.17%10/29/201310/31/201312/4/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

National Western Life (NASDAQ NWLI) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.05%
Insider Trading History for National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI)
Insider Trading History for National Western Life (NASDAQ:NWLI)

National Western Life (NASDAQ NWLI) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/29/2018Frances A Moody-DahlbergDirectorSell167$304.88$50,914.962,850View SEC Filing  
3/12/2018Ross R MoodyCEOSell212$321.99$68,261.885,000View SEC Filing  
3/9/2018Robert L MoodyMajor ShareholderSell726$320.58$232,741.081,166,596View SEC Filing  
3/5/2018Ross R MoodyCEOSell608$312.48$189,987.845,518View SEC Filing  
12/30/2016Brian Mark PribylCFOSell134$310.80$41,647.201,000View SEC Filing  
12/30/2016Charles D MilosSVPSell357$310.80$110,955.607,834View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016Bruce Edwin WoodVPSell400$316.00$126,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2016Patricia L ScheuerSVPSell41$305.52$12,526.32400View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016Carlos A MartinezSVPSell63$306.81$19,329.03500View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Patricia L ScheuerSVPSell34$296.08$10,066.72400View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Rey Perez JrSVPSell28$302.59$8,472.52250View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Ross R MoodyPresidentSell1,650$251.01$414,166.50View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Robert L MoodyCEOSell3,109$194.25$603,923.25View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

National Western Life (NASDAQ NWLI) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 9:26 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded by BidaskClub to HoldNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 3:27 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngineNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 11:11 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Director Frances A. Moody-Dahlberg Sells 167 SharesNational Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Director Frances A. Moody-Dahlberg Sells 167 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 1:22 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 12:00 AM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 2:34 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Cut to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Cut to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 8:54 PM
See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about National Western Life Group Inc.See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about National Western Life Group Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 10:18 AM
Ross R. Moody Sells 212 Shares of National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) StockRoss R. Moody Sells 212 Shares of National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 1:36 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Major Shareholder Sells $232,741.08 in StockNational Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Major Shareholder Sells $232,741.08 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 7:57 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Raised to "Sell" at BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Raised to "Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 11 at 3:52 PM
Insider Selling: National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) CEO Sells 608 Shares of StockInsider Selling: National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) CEO Sells 608 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 7 at 12:25 PM
Royce & Associates LP Has $3.58 Million Position in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)Royce & Associates LP Has $3.58 Million Position in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 10:50 AM
Martingale Asset Management L P Boosts Position in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)Martingale Asset Management L P Boosts Position in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 12:12 PM
National Western Life Group Inc (NWLI) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017National Western Life Group Inc (NWLI) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:09 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Shares Sold by Brandes Investment Partners LPNational Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Shares Sold by Brandes Investment Partners LP
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 5:10 AM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on ThursdayNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 1:12 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. Announces 2017 Full Year and Fourth Quarter EarningsNational Western Life Group, Inc. Announces 2017 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:15 PM
Schroder Investment Management Group Boosts Holdings in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)Schroder Investment Management Group Boosts Holdings in National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 6:52 AM
Austin art museum to get major facelift after raising more than $6 millionAustin art museum to get major facelift after raising more than $6 million
www.bizjournals.com - February 15 at 9:18 AM
Head to Head Survey: Emergent Capital (EMGC) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)Head to Head Survey: Emergent Capital (EMGC) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 28 at 11:02 AM
Contrasting Security National Financial (SNFCA) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)Contrasting Security National Financial (SNFCA) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 5:40 PM
Head-To-Head Review: National Western Life Group (NWLI) & Security National Financial (SNFCA)Head-To-Head Review: National Western Life Group (NWLI) & Security National Financial (SNFCA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 5:38 PM
National Western Life Names Andy Olson as Vice President and Head of General Agency SalesNational Western Life Names Andy Olson as Vice President and Head of General Agency Sales
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 4:48 PM
National Western Life Welcomes Financial Distribution Channel Leader Joe BlackNational Western Life Welcomes Financial Distribution Channel Leader Joe Black
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 4:48 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Downgraded by BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 2:08 PM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded to Hold by BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Upgraded to Hold by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 8:05 AM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClubNational Western Life Group (NWLI) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 4:32 PM
ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : December 13, 2017ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 4:51 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. :NWLI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 12, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. :NWLI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 10:40 AM
Critical Review: Security National Financial (SNFCA) and National Western Life Group (NWLI)Critical Review: Security National Financial (SNFCA) and National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 1:36 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:NWLI) : December 5, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:NWLI) : December 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 4:39 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NWLI-US : December 4, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NWLI-US : December 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 10:11 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. : NWLI-US: Dividend Analysis : November 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 13, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. : NWLI-US: Dividend Analysis : November 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 6:23 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ...National Western Life Group, Inc. (NWLI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ...
www.nasdaq.com - November 7 at 7:57 AM
Should You Be Tempted To Buy National Western Life Group Inc (NWLI) Because Of Its PE Ratio?Should You Be Tempted To Buy National Western Life Group Inc (NWLI) Because Of Its PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 8:17 AM
National Western Life Group, Inc. Announces 2017 Third Quarter EarningsNational Western Life Group, Inc. Announces 2017 Third Quarter Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 8:17 AM
National Western Life posts 3Q profitNational Western Life posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 8:17 AM
Analyzing The Phoenix Companies (PNX) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)Analyzing The Phoenix Companies (PNX) & National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 11:26 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. to Issue Annual Dividend of $0.36 (NWLI)National Western Life Group, Inc. to Issue Annual Dividend of $0.36 (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 9:01 AM
ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : October 23, 2017ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : October 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 7:53 AM
National Western Life Group (NWLI) & Torchmark Corporation (TMK) Head to Head AnalysisNational Western Life Group (NWLI) & Torchmark Corporation (TMK) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 12:18 AM
Reviewing Aviva Plc (AV) and National Western Life Group (NWLI)Reviewing Aviva Plc (AV) and National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 6 at 12:14 AM
ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : October 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to National Western Life Group, Inc. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 1:01 PM
Critical Review: Emergent Capital (IFT) versus National Western Life Group (NWLI)Critical Review: Emergent Capital (IFT) versus National Western Life Group (NWLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 12:28 PM
The Phoenix Companies (PNX) vs. National Western Life Group (NWLI) Head to Head AnalysisThe Phoenix Companies (PNX) vs. National Western Life Group (NWLI) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 12:30 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. :NWLI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. :NWLI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 7:23 PM
Contrasting National Western Life Group (NWLI) and Torchmark Corporation (TMK)Contrasting National Western Life Group (NWLI) and Torchmark Corporation (TMK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 2:24 PM
Analyzing National Western Life Group (NWLI) & Torchmark Corporation (TMK)Analyzing National Western Life Group (NWLI) & Torchmark Corporation (TMK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 8:22 PM
National Western Life Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NWLI-US : September 18, 2017National Western Life Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NWLI-US : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:01 AM

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