NYSE:AIZ

Assurant Stock Forecast, Price & News

$152.80
+2.73 (+1.82 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 10:46 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$151.58
Now: $152.80
$152.80
50-Day Range
$123.22
MA: $138.65
$149.50
52-Week Range
$83.89
Now: $152.80
$150.79
Volume2,219 shs
Average Volume489,653 shs
Market Capitalization$8.85 billion
P/E Ratio23.01
Dividend Yield1.77%
Beta0.61
Assurant, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect, and connect consumer purchases in North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates through three segments: Global Lifestyle, Global Housing, and Global Preneed. The Global Lifestyle segment offers mobile device solutions, and extended service products and related services for mobile devices, consumer electronics, and appliances; vehicle protection and related services; and credit protection and other insurance products. The Global Housing segment provides lender-placed homeowners insurance, manufactured housing, and flood insurance; and renters insurance and related products, as well as voluntary manufactured housing insurance, voluntary homeowners insurance, and other specialty products. The Global Preneed segment offers pre-funded funeral insurance, final need insurance, and related services. The company was formerly known as Fortis, Inc. and changed its name to Assurant, Inc. in February 2004. Assurant, Inc. was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance carriers, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP04621X10
Phone212-859-7000
Employees13,600
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.09 billion
Cash Flow$11.58 per share
Book Value$93.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$382.60 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$8.85 billion
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Assurant (NYSE:AIZ) Reaches New 52-Week High at $148.47
April 13, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Assurant (NYSE:AIZ) Hits New 1-Year High at $145.06
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) Short Interest Update
March 28, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.49 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

23rd out of 1,955 stocks

Insurance Carriers, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$152.80
+2.73 (+1.82 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 10:46 AM ET)
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Assurant (NYSE:AIZ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Assurant a buy right now?

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

Wall Street analysts have given Assurant a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Assurant wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Assurant?

Assurant saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 843,400 shares, a drop of 30.9% from the March 15th total of 1,220,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 501,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Assurant's next earnings date?

Assurant is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Assurant's earnings call?

Assurant will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Assurant's earnings last quarter?

Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) posted its earnings results on Monday, February, 8th. The financial services provider reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.08 by $0.26. The financial services provider earned $2.56 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.24 billion. Assurant had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.86% and a net margin of 4.24%. The business's revenue was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.25 EPS.
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How has Assurant's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Assurant's stock was trading at $108.38 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AIZ shares have increased by 38.5% and is now trading at $150.07.
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How often does Assurant pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Assurant?

Assurant declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 12th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.66 per share on Monday, March 15th. This represents a $2.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 19th.
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Is Assurant a good dividend stock?

Assurant pays an annual dividend of $2.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.77%. Assurant has been increasing its dividend for 16 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Assurant is 30.88%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Assurant will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.00% next year. This indicates that Assurant will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Assurant's stock buyback program work?

Assurant announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, January 12th 2021, which authorizes the company to repurchase $600,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 7.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Assurant issued on next quarter's earnings?

Assurant issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, March, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 10.80-10.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $10.46.

What price target have analysts set for AIZ?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Assurant's stock. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $172.00. On average, they anticipate Assurant's share price to reach $162.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Assurant's key executives?

Assurant's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alan B. Colberg, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $3.96M)
  • Mr. Richard Steven Dziadzio, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Gene Edward Mergelmeyer, Exec. VP & COO (Age 62, Pay $2.07M)
  • Ms. Francesca Luthi, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 45, Pay $1.73M)
  • Mr. Keith Warner Demmings, Exec. VP & Pres of Global Lifestyle (Age 48, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Vadim Lipovetsky, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Dimitry DiRienzo, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 45)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Surber III, Sr. VP & Global Technology Officer
  • Ms. Suzanne Shepherd, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. John Pawloski, Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer

What is Alan Colberg's approval rating as Assurant's CEO?

400 employees have rated Assurant CEO Alan Colberg on Glassdoor.com. Alan Colberg has an approval rating of 84% among Assurant's employees. 65.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Assurant to a friend.

Who are some of Assurant's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Assurant own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Assurant investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), AbbVie (ABBV), Endologix (ELGX), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Accenture (ACN), Micron Technology (MU) and Abbott Laboratories (ABT).

What is Assurant's stock symbol?

Assurant trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AIZ."

Who are Assurant's major shareholders?

Assurant's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.44%), Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID (0.29%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.16%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%). Company insiders that own Assurant stock include Charles John Koch, Gene Mergelmeyer, J Braxton Carter II, Michael P Campbell and Tammy L Schultz.
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Which institutional investors are selling Assurant stock?

AIZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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Which institutional investors are buying Assurant stock?

AIZ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Calamos Advisors LLC, Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID, Everence Capital Management Inc., Calamos Wealth Management LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., and GPS Wealth Strategies Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Assurant?

Shares of AIZ 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 Assurant's stock price today?

One share of AIZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $150.07.

How much money does Assurant make?

Assurant has a market capitalization of $8.69 billion and generates $10.09 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $382.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.55 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Assurant have?

Assurant employs 13,600 workers across the globe.

What is Assurant's official website?

The official website for Assurant is www.assurant.com.

Where are Assurant's headquarters?

Assurant is headquartered at 28 LIBERTY STREET 41ST FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10005.

How can I contact Assurant?

Assurant's mailing address is 28 LIBERTY STREET 41ST FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10005. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-859-7000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 4/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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