NASDAQ:PTVCA - Protective Insurance Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$19.00 +0.20 (+1.06 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 11:59 AM ET)
Previous Close$19.00
Today's Range$18.95 - $21.22
52-Week Range$18.19 - $24.86
Volume2,414 shs
Average Volume1,086 shs
Market Capitalization$282.68 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.89%
Protective Insurance Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in marketing and underwriting property and casualty insurance products. The company offers a range of fleet transportation insurance products, including commercial motor vehicle liability, physical damage, and general liability insurance; workers compensation insurance; medical and indemnity insurance products; non-trucking motor vehicle liability insurance; fidelity and surety bonds; and inland marine products consisting of cargo insurance. It also provides various additional services, such as risk surveys and analyses, safety program design and monitoring, government compliance assistance, loss control, and cost studies; research, development, and consultation in connection with new insurance programs that comprise development of systems to assist customers in monitoring their accident data; and claims handling services to clients with self-insurance programs. It serves trucking and public transportation fleets, as well as independent contractors in the trucking industry. The company primarily operates in the United States, Canada, Bermuda, and Puerto Rico. Protective Insurance Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTVCA
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.55
Quick Ratio0.55


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$371.23 million
Price / Sales0.76
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$18.32 million
Net Margins1.59%
Return on Equity-0.37%
Return on Assets-0.11%


Outstanding Shares14,880,000
Market Cap$282.68 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Protective Insurance (NASDAQ:PTVCA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Protective Insurance's stock symbol?

Protective Insurance trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTVCA."

How often does Protective Insurance pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Protective Insurance?

Protective Insurance declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 6th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Tuesday, December 4th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.89%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 19th. View Protective Insurance's Dividend History.

How were Protective Insurance's earnings last quarter?

Protective Insurance Corp (NASDAQ:PTVCA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported ($0.95) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $1.25. The business earned $105.80 million during the quarter. Protective Insurance had a net margin of 1.59% and a negative return on equity of 0.37%. View Protective Insurance's Earnings History.

When is Protective Insurance's next earnings date?

Protective Insurance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Protective Insurance.

Has Protective Insurance been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PTVCA stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Protective Insurance earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Protective Insurance's key competitors?

Who are Protective Insurance's key executives?

Protective Insurance's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Drake Nichols Jr., Interim CEO & Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. William Charles Vens, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Matthew Adams Thompson, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 53)
  • Mr. John Edward Mitchell, Chief Risk Officer
  • Mr. Jeremy Fine Goldstein, Sr. VP & Sec.

Who are Protective Insurance's major shareholders?

Protective Insurance's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.17%).

Which major investors are buying Protective Insurance stock?

PTVCA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

How do I buy shares of Protective Insurance?

Shares of PTVCA 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 Protective Insurance's stock price today?

One share of PTVCA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.00.

How big of a company is Protective Insurance?

Protective Insurance has a market capitalization of $282.68 million and generates $371.23 million in revenue each year.

What is Protective Insurance's official website?

The official website for Protective Insurance is

How can I contact Protective Insurance?

Protective Insurance's mailing address is 1099 N MERIDIAN ST STE 700, INDIANAPOLIS IN, 46204. The company can be reached via phone at 317-636-9800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Protective Insurance (NASDAQ PTVCA)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  14 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  16 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  30
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Protective Insurance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTVCA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTVCA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by Staff

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