Axis Capital Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:AXS)

About Axis Capital Holdings

Axis Capital Holdings logoAXIS Capital Holdings Limited is a holding company for the AXIS group of companies. The Company provides a range of specialty (re)insurance, through subsidiaries and branch networks- based in Bermuda, the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and Singapore. It operates in two segments: AXIS Insurance and AXIS Re. Its insurance segment operates through offices in Bermuda, the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and Singapore and offers specialty insurance products to various markets. Its insurance segment's offerings include property, marine, terrorism, aviation, professional lines, liability and accident and health. Its reinsurance segment operates through offices in Bermuda, the United States, Switzerland, Singapore, Brazil, and Canada. The reinsurance segment provides non-life reinsurance to insurance companies. Its reinsurance segment's offering include catastrophe; property; professional lines; credit and surety; motor; liability; engineering, and agriculture.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AXS
  • CUSIP: G0692U10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $54.89
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $54.72
  • 52-Week Range: $51.01 - $57.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.92
  • P/E Growth: 3.10
  • Market Cap: $4.95B
  • Outstanding Shares: 90,673,000
  • Beta: 0.78
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 14.19%
  • Return on Equity: 6.44%
  • Return on Assets: 1.64%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 0.48%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.48%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $58.00 (6.50% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$59.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
6/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/26/2016Langen McalennDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/26/2016Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$58.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
1/19/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
10/30/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$60.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
9/21/2015Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageNeutral$59.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/5/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/9/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$52.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
6/22/2015MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$56.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2016        
7/26/2016Q216$0.32$0.51$983.53 million$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$1.08$1.07$1.48 billion$1.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$1.13$1.23$567.11 million$595.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.65$0.51$686.67 million$677.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.94$0.93$1.02 billion$946.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$1.23$1.35$1.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$1.12$1.18$669.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$1.20$1.27$744.53 million$687.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$1.20$1.63$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.34$1.24$1.65 billion$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$1.30$1.41$1.05 million$1.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.86$1.21$705.07 million$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.54$0.43$855.76 million$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$1.17$1.92$1.29 billion$1.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2013Q4 2012($1.09)($0.23)$945.73 million$975.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q312$1.08$1.63$691.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.96$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.09$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.37$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.78$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.53$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011($3.35)($3.39)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$1.21$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.59 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q2 20162$0.38$1.10$0.74
Q3 20162$0.70$0.99$0.85
Q4 20162$1.27$1.37$1.32
Q1 20172$1.14$1.39$1.27
Q2 20172$1.12$1.23$1.18
Q3 20172$0.58$1.01$0.80
Q4 20171$1.17$1.17$1.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
Annual Dividend:$1.40
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Dividend Growth:6.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:25.04% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
39.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.63% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:9 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/22/2016Quarterly$0.352.57%9/29/201610/3/201610/17/2016
5/9/2016quarterly$0.352.57%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
2/29/2016quarterly$0.352.61%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
12/7/2015Quarterly$0.3512/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
9/11/2015$0.299/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
5/11/2015quarterly$0.292.1%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
2/23/2015quarterly$0.292.22%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/5/2014quarterly$0.292.26%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
9/12/2014quarterly$0.272.25%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.272.39%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
2/21/2014quarterly$0.272.51%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
12/9/2013quarterly$0.272.24%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
9/18/2013quarterly$0.252.3%9/27/201310/1/201310/15/2013
5/3/2013quarterly$0.252.24%6/26/20136/28/20137/15/2013
2/22/2013quarterly$0.252.5%3/26/20133/28/20134/15/2013
12/17/2012quarterly$0.252.85%12/27/201212/31/20121/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.17%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/9/2016Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell10,400$56.15$583,960.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell14,967$54.37$813,755.79View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016Wilhelm ZellerDirectorSell9,700$53.31$517,107.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell15,697$54.99$863,178.03View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Richard T Gieryn JrGeneral CounselSell17,700$56.60$1,001,820.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Henry B SmithDirectorSell8,000$49.23$393,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Richard T Gieryn JrGeneral CounselSell24,500$49.79$1,219,855.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell10,000$46.46$464,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Dennis RedingCOOSell40,000$48.03$1,921,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013John GressierCEOBuy176,000$42.47$7,474,720.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Donald J GreeneDirectorSell8,000$43.56$348,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell12,060$45.53$549,091.80View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012John Drake NicholsCEOBuy30,000$33.60$1,008,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Richard T Gieryn JrEVPSell6,000$34.14$204,840.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Axis Capital Holdings (NYSE:AXS)
DateHeadline
publicnow.com logoAXIS Capital Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - September 23 at 8:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAxis Capital Hires Michiko Kurahashi and Joe Cohen to Launch Integrated Marketing Communications Function (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 3:47 PM
nasdaq.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings (AXS) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA (NYSE:AXS)
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 12:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AXS-US : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 3:44 PM
fidaily.com logoAxis Capital Holdings Limited C (NYSE:AXS) Trading Up – Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing (NYSE:AXS)
www.fidaily.com - September 13 at 8:34 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. : August 26, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 11:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Higher Cat Losses Hinder AXIS Capital's (AXS) Growth? (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 3:44 PM
4-traders.com logoAxis Capital : Accident & Health Appoints Dubai-Based Reinsurance Business Development Manager (NYSE:AXS)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 3:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAxis Auto Finance Inc. Opens the Market (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 12:21 PM
publicnow.com logoAXIS Accident & Health Appoints Dubai-Based Reinsurance Business Development Manager (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 10:54 AM
tradecalls.org logoAxis Capital Holdings Limited (AXS) Shares are Up 1.06% (NYSE:AXS)
www.tradecalls.org - August 9 at 4:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. :AXS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 12:33 PM
fidaily.com logoLsv Asset Management Modifies Its Holdings in Axis Capital Holdings Limited C (AXS) Stock Last Quarter (NYSE:AXS)
www.fidaily.com - August 5 at 9:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD Financials (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:43 PM
4-traders.com logoAxis Capital : quarterly profit booms despite catastrophe losses (NYSE:AXS)
www.4-traders.com - July 28 at 10:21 PM
4-traders.com logoAXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD : Results of Operations and Financial Condition (form 8-K) (NYSE:AXS)
www.4-traders.com - July 28 at 4:43 PM
publicnow.com logoJohn Tatum Joins AXIS Insurance as Executive Vice President & Head of U.S. Programs (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 12:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for AXS (NYSE:AXS)
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 9:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AXS earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 12:00pm GMT (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 12:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital (AXS) Q2 Earnings Beat, Fall Y/Y on Cat Loss (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 11:12 AM
businesswire.com logoAXIS Capital Reports Second Quarter Net Income Available to Common Shareholders of $119 Million, or $1.29 Per Diluted Common Share (NYSE:AXS)
www.businesswire.com - July 26 at 9:40 PM
marketwatch.com logoAxis Capital operating profit slumps 50% (NYSE:AXS)
www.marketwatch.com - July 26 at 9:40 PM
4-traders.com logoAxis Capital : beats 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:AXS)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 9:40 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAxis Capital beats 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:AXS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 5:41 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:AXS)
biz.yahoo.com - July 26 at 7:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital (AXS) to Incur $104 Million Q2 Catastrophe Loss (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 11:07 AM
News IconAXIS Capital estimates US$104 million in Q2 2016 losses from weather and cat events, including Fort McMurray wildfire (NYSE:AXS)
www.canadianunderwriter.ca - July 20 at 4:55 PM
4-traders.com logoAXIS Capital : Provides Preliminary Estimate of Catastrophe and Weather-Related Net Losses Impacting Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:AXS)
www.4-traders.com - July 20 at 4:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:AXS)
biz.yahoo.com - July 19 at 6:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:59 pm AXIS Capital reports prelim Q2 estimate of catastrophe/weather-related pre-tax losses is $104 mln net of estimated recoveries from reinsurance and including estimated reinstatement premiums (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital Provides Preliminary Estimate of Catastrophe and Weather-Related Net Losses Impacting Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital's (AXS) Escalating Expenses Raise Concern (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AXS-US : July 12, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 12 at 8:06 AM
publicnow.com logoAXIS Insurance Appoints Mark Paccione as Executive Vice President of Commercial Management Liability (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - July 11 at 4:23 PM
News IconReinsurance startup raises $600 million in capital (NYSE:AXS)
www.businessinsurance.com - July 6 at 8:31 AM
News IconAXIS Capital’s New Bermuda Operation, Harrington Re, Raises $600M (NYSE:AXS)
www.insurancejournal.com - July 6 at 8:31 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Reinsurance Underwriting Vehicle Harrington Re Raises $600 Million (NYSE:AXS)
www.wsj.com - July 5 at 4:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarrington Completes $600 Million Capital Raise (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 12:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AXS-US : July 1, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 1 at 8:06 AM
nasdaq.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings (AXS) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA (NYSE:AXS)
www.nasdaq.com - June 30 at 9:10 PM
publicnow.com logoAXIS Capital to Release Second Quarter Financial Results on July 26, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - June 29 at 4:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoAccsys Technologies Plc :AXS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 9:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoAccsys Technologies Plc :AXS-NL: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 9:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoAccsys Technologies Plc :AXS-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 3:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoAccsys Technologies Plc :AXS-NL: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : June 22, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 22 at 3:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital Ramping Up Global Business: Time to Hold? (NYSE:AXS)
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 9:35 AM
nasdaq.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings' Series C Preferred Shares Cross 6.5% Yield Mark (NYSE:AXS)
www.nasdaq.com - June 14 at 3:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoAXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AXS-US : June 14, 2016 (NYSE:AXS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 14 at 8:12 AM
publicnow.com logoMatt Lopiccolo Joins AXIS Insurance as U.S. Distribution Manager (NYSE:AXS)
www.publicnow.com - June 2 at 8:55 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AXS)
biz.yahoo.com - June 1 at 4:59 PM

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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff