Safety Insurance Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:SAFT)

About Safety Insurance Group

Safety Insurance Group logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. is a provider of personal lines property and casualty insurance focuses primarily on the Massachusetts market. The Company provides private passenger automobile insurance. In addition to private passenger automobile insurance, it offers a portfolio of property and casualty insurance products, including commercial automobile, homeowners, dwelling fire, umbrella and business owner policies. The Company is engaged in property and casualty insurance operations segment. The Company serves small and medium sized commercial accounts with a program that covers apartments and residential condominiums; mercantile establishments, including cooking restaurants; offices, including office condominiums; processing and services businesses; special trade contractors, and wholesaling businesses. It offers a commercial package policy program that covers a range of business enterprises for commercial accounts or those clients that require specialized coverages.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SAFT
  • CUSIP: 78648T10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $73.55
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $72.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $69.62
  • 52-Week Range: $54.33 - $75.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.42
  • P/E Growth: 1.20
  • Market Cap: $1.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,150,000
  • Beta: 0.68
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.73%
  • Return on Equity: 9.43%
  • Return on Assets: 3.62%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $60.00 (17.98% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016Compass PointBoost Price TargetNeutral$58.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
2/22/2017Q4 16$0.74$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q2 16$0.72$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q4$0.72$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q2 15$1.24($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q1 15($0.33)($2.37)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q4 14$0.72$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014$1.12$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014$0.75$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014Q4 13$0.82$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q113$0.80$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2013Q4 2012$0.63$0.62$166.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2012Q312$0.90$0.94$163.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.20 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
Annual Dividend:$2.80
Dividend Yield:3.83%
Payout Ratio:67.15% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
68.63% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
66.67% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/15/2017quarterly$0.703.82%2/27/20173/1/20173/15/2017
11/2/2016quarterly$0.704.24%11/29/201612/1/201612/15/2016
8/3/2016quarterly$0.704.38%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/3/2016quarterly$0.704.72%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/16/2016quarterly$0.704.93%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
11/3/2015quarterly$0.704.99%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/5/2015quarterly$0.708/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
5/5/2015quarterly$0.705.08%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
2/17/2015quarterly$0.704.48%2/26/20153/2/20153/13/2015
11/4/2014quarterly$0.704.77%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.705.38%8/28/20149/2/20149/15/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.604.45%5/29/20146/2/20146/13/2014
2/14/2014quarterly$0.604.3%2/27/20143/3/20143/14/2014
11/4/2013quarterly$0.604.38%11/27/201312/2/201312/13/2013
8/7/2013quarterly$0.604.44%8/29/20139/3/20139/13/2013
5/6/2013quarterly$0.604.76%5/30/20136/3/20136/14/2013
2/15/2013quarterly$0.604.89%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.58%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/2/2016Frederic H LindebergDirectorSell2,000$70.77$141,540.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Paul J NarcisoVPSell250$70.70$17,675.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016David F BrussardDirectorSell20,000$66.66$1,333,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016John Patrick DragoVPSell400$60.66$24,264.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Paul J NarcisoVPSell250$59.65$14,912.50View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016William J Begley JrCFOSell5,132$59.47$305,200.04View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016David F BrussardDirectorSell3,293$57.39$188,985.27View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Stephen Albert VargaVPSell800$57.03$45,624.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016David E KrupaVPSell793$55.40$43,932.20View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016James BerryVPSell1,247$55.38$69,058.86View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Peter J ManningDirectorSell1,000$55.55$55,550.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016David E KrupaVPSell997$55.78$55,612.66View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016David F BrussardCEOSell4,634$56.11$260,013.74View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015David D MckownDirectorSell4,500$55.05$247,725.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Frederic H LindebergDirectorSell2,000$60.40$120,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015David E KrupaVPSell1,905$58.56$111,556.80View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015William J Begley JrCFOSell3,288$58.56$192,545.28View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014David E KrupaVPSell6,877$53.32$366,681.64View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014William J Begley JrCFOSell10,116$50.74$513,285.84View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014George MurphyVPSell4,000$51.86$207,440.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Frederic H LindebergDirectorBuy2,000$51.30$102,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014N Edward Patrick JrVPSell2,336$53.64$125,303.04View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013James BerryVPSell6,000$51.51$309,060.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Frederic H LindebergDirectorSell2,000$53.26$106,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012N Edward Patrick JrVPSell9,000$45.61$410,490.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoSafety Insurance : posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.4-traders.com - February 24 at 5:26 AM
fool.com logoSafety Insurance Group Drives Safely Through the 4th Quarter (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.fool.com - February 23 at 7:15 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSAFETY INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements an (NASDAQ:SAFT)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:10 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Safety Insurance Group Q4 earnings per share $0.79 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.reuters.com - February 23 at 12:52 AM
4-traders.com logoSAFETY INSURANCE GROUP INC : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.4-traders.com - February 23 at 12:52 AM
rttnews.com logoSafety Insurance Group Inc Q4 Profit Advances 16% (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.rttnews.com - February 23 at 12:52 AM
News IconRead this before buying Safety Insurance Group Inc (SAFT) for its upcoming $0.7 dividend (NASDAQ:SAFT)
simplywall.st - February 23 at 12:52 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSafety Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Results (NASDAQ:SAFT)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:51 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSafety Insurance posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:SAFT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:51 PM
streetinsider.com logoSafety Insurance Group (SAFT) Declares $0.70 Quarterly Dividend; 3.8% Yield (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.streetinsider.com - February 17 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafety Declares First Quarter 2017 Dividend and Schedules Year-End 2016 Events (NASDAQ:SAFT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSafety Declares First Quarter 2017 Dividend and Schedules Year-End 2016 Events (NASDAQ:SAFT)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAFT-US : January 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 10:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAFT-US : January 13, 2017 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 14 at 6:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Safety Insurance Group, Inc. : January 9, 2017 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 9 at 9:07 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Safety Insurance Group, Inc. : December 29, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 29 at 7:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. :SAFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : December 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - December 28 at 9:26 AM
insidermonkey.com logoIs Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (SAFT) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 12 at 7:46 PM
News IconApple Urges Regulators to Go Easy on Autonomous Vehicle Testing (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.insurancejournal.com - December 8 at 8:39 AM
News Icon2017 Nissan Altima, Maxima and Rogue earn Top Safety Pick Plus ratings from IIHS (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.automotiveworld.com - December 8 at 8:39 AM
News IconDirector of Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT), Lindeberg Frederic H, sells 2,000 shares worth $141,540 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
empowerednews.net - December 5 at 7:31 PM
News IconMeadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE:MIG) Valuation According To Analysts (NASDAQ:SAFT)
myhealthbowl.com - November 30 at 10:56 AM
mysmartrend.com logoSafety Insurance Shares Up 26.6% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (SAFT) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.mysmartrend.com - November 16 at 10:58 AM
nasdaq.com logoSAFT Dividend Yield Pushes Above 4% (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.nasdaq.com - November 14 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSAFETY INSURANCE GROUP INC Financials (NASDAQ:SAFT)
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 7:12 PM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SAFT-US : November 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - November 9 at 9:58 AM
fool.com logoSafety Insurance Group Drives on to 55% Higher Earnings (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.fool.com - November 7 at 12:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSAFETY INSURANCE GROUP INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:SAFT)
biz.yahoo.com - November 4 at 6:51 PM
nasdaq.com logoSafety Announces Third Quarter 2016 Results and Declares Fourth Quarter 2016 Dividend (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.nasdaq.com - November 2 at 10:48 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSafety Insurance Group declares $0.70 dividend (NASDAQ:SAFT)
seekingalpha.com - November 2 at 10:48 AM
rttnews.com logoSafety Insurance Group Inc Reveals 55% Gain In Q3 Earnings (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.rttnews.com - November 2 at 10:48 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSafety Insurance posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:SAFT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 7:29 PM
mysmartrend.com logo18.1% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Safety Insurance Call (SAFT) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 29 at 10:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAFT-US : October 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 24 at 12:42 PM
mysmartrend.com logo20.7% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Safety Insurance Call (SAFT) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 14 at 6:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SAFT-US : October 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 7 at 12:24 PM
mysmartrend.com logo18.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Safety Insurance Call (SAFT) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 29 at 12:29 PM
marketnewsvideo.com logoNoteworthy Monday Option Activity: GNC, SAFT, BLOX (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.marketnewsvideo.com - September 20 at 12:28 PM
mysmartrend.com logoSafety Insurance Shares Up 17.7% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (SAFT) (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 20 at 12:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSafety Insurance Group: Trading At Near-High, But Worth Considering (NASDAQ:SAFT)
seekingalpha.com - September 18 at 11:20 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Safety Insurance Group, Inc. : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 11:54 AM
capitalcube.com logoSafety Insurance Group, Inc. :SAFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 7:22 PM
fool.com logoPrice Increases Boost Safety Insurance Group's Second-Quarter Earnings (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.fool.com - August 10 at 6:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoSaft Groupe SA :SAFT-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 12:02 PM
News IconSafety Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results and Declares Third Quarter 2016 Dividend (NASDAQ:SAFT)
insurancenewsnet.com - August 3 at 7:38 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSafety Insurance posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:SAFT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSafety Insurance Group beats by $0.29, beats on net earned premiums (NASDAQ:SAFT)
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 5:22 PM
fool.com logo3 Best Property and Casualty Insurance Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.fool.com - July 13 at 12:54 PM
News IconVP – Marketing of Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT), Drago John Patrick, sells 400 shares worth $24,264 (NASDAQ:SAFT)
empowerednews.net - June 21 at 6:48 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Safety Insurance Group, Interactive Brokers Group and M & T Bank (NASDAQ:SAFT)
www.nasdaq.com - May 26 at 12:07 PM

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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, February 15th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.70 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $2.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.83%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 27th.

Where is Safety Insurance Group's stock going? Where will Safety Insurance Group's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Safety Insurance Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Safety Insurance Group's share price to reach $60.00 in the next year.

When will Safety Insurance Group announce their earnings?

Safety Insurance Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Safety Insurance Group stock?

Safety Insurance Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.27%), State Street Corp (2.30%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.42%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (0.64%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.38%) and Martingale Asset Management L P (0.33%). Company insiders that own Safety Insurance Group stock include David D Mckown, David E Krupa, David F Brussard, Frederic H Lindeberg, James Berry, John Patrick Drago, Paul J Narciso, Peter J Manning, Stephen Albert Varga and William J Begley Jr.

Who sold Safety Insurance Group stock? Who is selling Safety Insurance Group stock?

Safety Insurance Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Returns Management LLC, Keybank National Association OH, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky. Company insiders that have sold Safety Insurance Group stock in the last year include David E Krupa, David F Brussard, Frederic H Lindeberg, James Berry, John Patrick Drago, Paul J Narciso, Peter J Manning, Stephen Albert Varga and William J Begley Jr.

Who bought Safety Insurance Group stock? Who is buying Safety Insurance Group stock?

Safety Insurance Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, State Street Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and A.R.T. Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Safety Insurance Group stock?

Shares of Safety Insurance 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.

How much does a share of Safety Insurance Group stock cost?

One share of Safety Insurance Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.15.

Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)

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Earnings by Quarter for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Safety Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SAFT)

Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff