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NASDAQ:VRSK - Verisk Analytics Stock Price, Forecast & News

$168.69
-0.70 (-0.41 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 09:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$167.51
Now: $168.69
$170.16
50-Day Range
$151.12
MA: $163.21
$171.56
52-Week Range
$122.44
Now: $168.69
$171.73
Volume906,447 shs
Average Volume640,434 shs
Market Capitalization$27.51 billion
P/E Ratio62.25
Dividend Yield0.59%
Beta0.68
Verisk Analytics, Inc provides data analytics solutions in the United States and internationally. It provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, natural resources intelligence, economic forecasting, and various other fields. The company operates through three segments: Insurance, Energy and Specialized Markets, and Financial Services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Sub-IndustryResearch & Consulting Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VRSK
CUSIP92345Y10
Phone201-469-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.61 billion
Cash Flow$6.42 per share
Book Value$13.86 per share

Profitability

Net Income$598.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,184
Market Cap$27.51 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Verisk Analytics' stock symbol?

Verisk Analytics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRSK."

How often does Verisk Analytics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 18th. Investors of record on Friday, March 13th will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 12th. This is an increase from Verisk Analytics's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View Verisk Analytics' Dividend History.

How were Verisk Analytics' earnings last quarter?

Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 18th. The business services provider reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $676.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $670.50 million. Verisk Analytics had a return on equity of 33.49% and a net margin of 17.26%. The firm's revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.04 earnings per share. View Verisk Analytics' Earnings History.

When is Verisk Analytics' next earnings date?

Verisk Analytics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Verisk Analytics.

What price target have analysts set for VRSK?

12 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Verisk Analytics' shares. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $191.00. On average, they expect Verisk Analytics' stock price to reach $166.09 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Verisk Analytics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Verisk Analytics?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Verisk Analytics in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Verisk Analytics.

Has Verisk Analytics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VRSK stock have trended very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie 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. Verisk Analytics earned a coverage optimism score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Verisk Analytics.

Are investors shorting Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,770,000 shares, a drop of 12.4% from the January 15th total of 2,020,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 880,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.1% of the company's stock are sold short. View Verisk Analytics' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Verisk Analytics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Verisk Analytics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verisk Analytics investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Adobe (ADBE), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Xilinx (XLNX), Mastercard (MA), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Verizon Communications (VZ), Zoetis (ZTS) and Fortinet (FTNT).

Who are Verisk Analytics' key executives?

Verisk Analytics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Scott G. Stephenson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Lee M. Shavel, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mark V. Anquillare, Exec. VP & COO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kenneth E. Thompson, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Vincent de P. McCarthy, Group Pres (Age 54)

Who are Verisk Analytics' major shareholders?

Verisk Analytics' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (4.21%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.16%), Parnassus Investments CA (3.01%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.80%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.47%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.18%). Company insiders that own Verisk Analytics stock include Andrew G Mills, Christopher M Foskett, Constantine Iordanou, David B Wright, David J Grover, Hyatt J Brown, John F Lehman, Kenneth E Thompson, Lee Shavel, Mark V Anquillare, Scott G Stephenson and Vincent De P Mccarthy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Verisk Analytics.

Which institutional investors are selling Verisk Analytics stock?

VRSK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc. and Torray LLC. Company insiders that have sold Verisk Analytics company stock in the last year include Andrew G Mills, Christopher M Foskett, Constantine Iordanou, David B Wright, David J Grover, John F Lehman, Kenneth E Thompson, Mark V Anquillare and Vincent De P Mccarthy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verisk Analytics.

Which institutional investors are buying Verisk Analytics stock?

VRSK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Alliancebernstein L.P., Korea Investment CORP, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Parnassus Investments CA, Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY and AXA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verisk Analytics.

How do I buy shares of Verisk Analytics?

Shares of VRSK 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Verisk Analytics' stock price today?

One share of VRSK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $168.69.

How big of a company is Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics has a market capitalization of $27.51 billion and generates $2.61 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $598.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.38 on an earnings per share basis. Verisk Analytics employs 8,184 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Verisk Analytics.

What is Verisk Analytics' official website?

The official website for Verisk Analytics is http://www.verisk.com/.

How can I contact Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics' mailing address is 545 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, JERSEY CITY NJ, 07310. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 201-469-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ VRSK)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  469 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  448 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  917
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Verisk Analytics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRSK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRSK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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