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

+0.26 (+1.63 %)
(As of 08/22/2019 08:44 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.17
50-Day Range
MA: $16.78
52-Week Range
Now: $16.17
Volume31,000 shs
Average Volume35,789 shs
Market Capitalization$232.69 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.43%
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTVCB



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$439.17 million
Cash Flow$3.1459 per share
Book Value$25.53 per share


Net Income$-34,080,000.00


Market Cap$232.69 million
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)

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Protective Insurance (NASDAQ:PTVCB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Protective Insurance's stock symbol?

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

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

Protective Insurance announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 20th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 19th. View Protective Insurance's Dividend History.

How were Protective Insurance's earnings last quarter?

Protective Insurance Corp (NASDAQ:PTVCB) released its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported ($0.95) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $1.25. The firm had revenue of $105.80 million for the quarter. Protective Insurance had a negative net margin of 7.02% and a negative return on equity of 6.94%. 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 Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Protective Insurance.

Has Protective Insurance been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PTVCB stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Protective Insurance earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Protective Insurance.

Are investors shorting Protective Insurance?

Protective Insurance saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 55,700 shares, a decrease of 6.4% from the June 30th total of 59,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 32,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 0.6% of the company's shares are sold short. View Protective Insurance's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Protective Insurance's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Protective Insurance own?

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 59)
  • Mr. William Charles Vens, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Matthew Adams Thompson, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jeremy Fine Goldstein, Exec. VP of Claims (Age 47)
  • Mr. Patrick S. Schmiedt, Chief Underwriting Officer (Age 38)

Who are Protective Insurance's major shareholders?

Protective Insurance's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.31%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.10%), Intrepid Capital Management Inc. (3.67%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (2.79%) and First Manhattan Co. (2.48%).

Which major investors are selling Protective Insurance stock?

PTVCB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Intrepid Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. and Panagora Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Protective Insurance stock?

PTVCB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., First Manhattan Co., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Captrust Financial Advisors, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and Keybank National Association OH.

How do I buy shares of Protective Insurance?

Shares of PTVCB 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 PTVCB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.17.

How big of a company is Protective Insurance?

Protective Insurance has a market capitalization of $232.69 million and generates $439.17 million in revenue each year. Protective Insurance employs 535 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Protective Insurance.

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 111 CONGRESSIONAL BLVD STE 500, CARMEL IN, 46032. The company can be reached via phone at 317-636-9800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Protective Insurance (NASDAQ PTVCB)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  17 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  47
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Protective Insurance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTVCB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTVCB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/22/2019 by Staff

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