NASDAQ:SAFT - Safety Insurance Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$96.75 +2.15 (+2.27 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:42 PM ET)
Previous Close$95.70
Today's Range$95.70 - $97.30
52-Week Range$67.50 - $97.25
Volume837 shs
Average Volume26,397 shs
Market Capitalization$1.47 billion
P/E Ratio21.73
Dividend Yield3.33%
Safety Insurance Group logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. provides private passenger and commercial automobile insurance in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine, the United States. The company's private passenger automobile policies offer coverage for bodily injury and property damage to others, no-fault personal injury coverage for the insured/insured's car occupants, and physical damage coverage for an insured's own vehicle for collision or other perils. It also provides commercial automobile policies that offer insurance for commercial vehicles used for business purposes, including private passenger-type vehicles, trucks, tractors and trailers, insure individual vehicles, and commercial fleets; and homeowners policies, which provide coverage for homes, condominiums, and apartments for losses to a dwelling and its contents from various perils, and coverage for liability to others arising from ownership or occupancy. In addition, the company offers business owners policies that cover apartments and residential condominiums, restaurants, office condominiums, processing and services businesses, special trade contractors, and wholesalers. Further, it provides personal umbrella policies, which provide personal excess liability coverage over and above the limits of individual automobile, watercraft, and homeowner's insurance policies; and commercial umbrella policies, as well as underwrites dwelling fire insurance for non-owner occupied residences. Additionally, the company offers inland marine coverage for homeowners and business owner policies; and watercraft coverage for small and medium sized pleasure crafts. It distributes its products through independent agents. The company was formerly known as Safety Holdings Inc and changed its name to Safety Insurance Group, Inc. in April 2002. Safety Insurance Group, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.36
Quick Ratio0.36


Trailing P/E Ratio21.73
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$839.11 million
Price / Sales1.76
Cash Flow$4.9237 per share
Price / Cash19.65
Book Value$46.06 per share
Price / Book2.10


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$62.38 million
Net Margins7.73%
Return on Equity9.74%
Return on Assets3.72%


Outstanding Shares15,290,000
Market Cap$1.47 billion

Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Safety Insurance Group's stock symbol?

Safety Insurance Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SAFT."

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

Safety Insurance Group declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 4th will be given a dividend of $0.80 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $3.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 31st. View Safety Insurance Group's Dividend History.

How were Safety Insurance Group's earnings last quarter?

Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August, 3rd. The insurance provider reported $1.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.55 by $0.26. The insurance provider had revenue of $207.97 million for the quarter. Safety Insurance Group had a return on equity of 9.74% and a net margin of 7.73%. View Safety Insurance Group's Earnings History.

When is Safety Insurance Group's next earnings date?

Safety Insurance Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Safety Insurance Group.

What price target have analysts set for SAFT?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Safety Insurance Group's stock. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Safety Insurance Group's share price to reach $70.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 27.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Safety Insurance Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Safety Insurance Group?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Safety Insurance Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Safety Insurance Group.

Who are some of Safety Insurance Group's key competitors?

Who are Safety Insurance Group's key executives?

Safety Insurance Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. George Michael Murphy CPCU, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. William Joseph Begley Jr., VP, CFO, Sec., Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Mr. James David Berry CPCU, VP of Underwriting (Age 58)
  • Mr. David Ernest Krupa CPCU, VP of Property Claims (Age 57)
  • Mr. Paul Jorge Narciso, VP of Casualty Claims (Age 54)

Has Safety Insurance Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about SAFT stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Safety Insurance Group earned a news impact score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the insurance provider an impact score of 49.71 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Safety Insurance Group.

Who are Safety Insurance Group's major shareholders?

Safety Insurance Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.15%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.55%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (2.48%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.27%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.04%). Company insiders that own Safety Insurance Group stock include David E Krupa, David F Brussard, Frederic H Lindeberg, George Murphy, Paul J Narciso and Peter J Manning. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Safety Insurance Group.

Which major investors are selling Safety Insurance Group stock?

SAFT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Pinebridge Investments L.P., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Stanley Laman Group Ltd., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Arizona State Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Safety Insurance Group company stock in the last year include David E Krupa, David F Brussard and Frederic H Lindeberg. View Insider Buying and Selling for Safety Insurance Group.

Which major investors are buying Safety Insurance Group stock?

SAFT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Dean Capital Investments Management LLC, grace capital, Vident Investment Advisory LLC and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Safety Insurance Group.

How do I buy shares of Safety Insurance Group?

Shares of SAFT 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 Safety Insurance Group's stock price today?

One share of SAFT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $96.60.

How big of a company is Safety Insurance Group?

Safety Insurance Group has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion and generates $839.11 million in revenue each year. Safety Insurance Group employs 623 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Safety Insurance Group?

Safety Insurance Group's mailing address is 20 CUSTOM HOUSE STREET, BOSTON MA, 02110. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 617-951-0600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ SAFT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  234
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Safety Insurance Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SAFT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SAFT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by Staff

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