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Selective Insurance Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.41 (-0.54 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:41 PM ET)
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Volume1,248 shs
Average Volume231,743 shs
Market Capitalization$4.57 billion
P/E Ratio22.81
Dividend Yield1.31%
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About Selective Insurance Group

Selective Insurance Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance products and services in the United States. It operates through four segments: Standard Commercial Lines, Standard Personal Lines, E&S Lines, and Investments. The company offers property insurance products, which covers the financial consequences of accidental loss of an insured's real and/or personal property, or earnings; and casualty insurance products that covers the financial consequences of employee injuries in the course of employment, and bodily injury and/or property damage to a third party as a result of an insured's negligent acts, omissions, or legal liabilities, as well as flood insurance products. It also invests in fixed income investments and commercial mortgage loans, equity securities, and alternative investment portfolio. The company provides its insurance products and services to businesses, non-profit organizations, local government agencies, and individuals through independent retail agents and wholesale general agents. Selective Insurance Group, Inc. was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Branchville, New Jersey.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SIGI
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.85 billion
Cash Flow$5.96 per share
Book Value$36.95 per share


Net Income$271.62 million




Market Cap$4.57 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.06 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

149th out of 1,931 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

19th out of 90 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Selective Insurance Group (NASDAQ:SIGI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Selective Insurance Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Selective Insurance Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Selective Insurance Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Selective Insurance Group?

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Are investors shorting Selective Insurance Group?

Selective Insurance Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 709,000 shares, a drop of 19.9% from the March 15th total of 884,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 242,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Selective Insurance Group's next earnings date?

Selective Insurance Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Selective Insurance Group's earnings last quarter?

Selective Insurance Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIGI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The insurance provider reported $1.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.73. The insurance provider had revenue of $803.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $756.43 million. Selective Insurance Group had a net margin of 7.05% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.84%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 20.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.84 earnings per share.
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How has Selective Insurance Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Selective Insurance Group's stock was trading at $51.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SIGI shares have increased by 46.9% and is now trading at $76.12.
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How often does Selective Insurance Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Selective Insurance Group?

Selective Insurance Group declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 13th.
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Is Selective Insurance Group a good dividend stock?

Selective Insurance Group pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.31%. Selective Insurance Group has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Selective Insurance Group is 22.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Selective Insurance Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.53% next year. This indicates that Selective Insurance Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SIGI?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Selective Insurance Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $71.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Selective Insurance Group's share price to reach $74.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%.
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Who are Selective Insurance Group's key executives?

Selective Insurance Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Joseph Marchioni CPCU, CEO, Pres & Employee Director (Age 51, Pay $3.24M)
  • Mr. Mark Alexander Wilcox, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.84M)
  • Mr. Michael Haran Lanza, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 59, Pay $1.18M)
  • Mr. Joseph Eppers CFA, Sr. VP & Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Anthony David Harnett, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. John Patrick Bresney, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Rohan Pai, Sr. VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Ms. Lucinda Bennett, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Jeffrey Francis Kamrowski, Exec. VP of MUSIC (Age 56)
  • Ms. Sarita G. Chakravarthi, Sr. VP of Tax & Assistant Treasurer

What is John Marchioni's approval rating as Selective Insurance Group's CEO?

10 employees have rated Selective Insurance Group CEO John Marchioni on John Marchioni has an approval rating of 70% among Selective Insurance Group's employees.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Selective Insurance Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Selective Insurance Group investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Simon Property Group (SPG), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Gilead Sciences (GILD), International Paper (IP), The Coca-Cola (KO), Altria Group (MO), Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG) and Starbucks (SBUX).

What is Selective Insurance Group's stock symbol?

Selective Insurance Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SIGI."

Who are Selective Insurance Group's major shareholders?

Selective Insurance Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.78%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (2.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.44%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.41%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.00%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.88%). Company insiders that own Selective Insurance Group stock include Cynthia S Nicholson, Gregory E Murphy, Terrence W Cavanaugh and William M Rue.
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Which major investors are selling Selective Insurance Group stock?

SIGI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prospector Partners LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Federated Hermes Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Tributary Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Selective Insurance Group company stock in the last year include Cynthia S Nicholson, Gregory E Murphy, and William M Rue.
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Which major investors are buying Selective Insurance Group stock?

SIGI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Boston Trust Walden Corp, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Barclays PLC, and Champlain Investment Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought Selective Insurance Group stock in the last two years include Terrence W Cavanaugh, and William M Rue.
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How do I buy shares of Selective Insurance Group?

Shares of SIGI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Selective Insurance Group's stock price today?

One share of SIGI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.12.

How much money does Selective Insurance Group make?

Selective Insurance Group has a market capitalization of $4.57 billion and generates $2.85 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $271.62 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.40 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Selective Insurance Group have?

Selective Insurance Group employs 2,400 workers across the globe.

What is Selective Insurance Group's official website?

The official website for Selective Insurance Group is

Where are Selective Insurance Group's headquarters?

Selective Insurance Group is headquartered at 40 WANTAGE AVENUE, BRANCHVILLE NJ, 07890.

How can I contact Selective Insurance Group?

Selective Insurance Group's mailing address is 40 WANTAGE AVENUE, BRANCHVILLE NJ, 07890. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 973-948-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/17/2021 by Staff
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