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AXIS Capital Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.10 (-0.19 %)
(As of 10/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume386,529 shs
Average Volume421,590 shs
Market Capitalization$4.45 billion
P/E Ratio16.95
Dividend Yield3.19%
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About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. engages in the provision of various insurance and reinsurance products and services. It operates through the Insurance and Reinsurance segments. The Insurance segment offers property, marine, terrorism, aviation, political risk, professional lines, liability, and accident, and health insurance products. The Reinsurance segment provides non-life treaty reinsurance to insurance companies. The company was founded on December 9, 2002 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Property & Casualty Insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.84 billion
Book Value
$56.28 per share


Net Income
$-120.42 million




Market Cap
$4.45 billion
Next Earnings Date
10/27/2021 (Confirmed)

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Overall MarketRank

2.25 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

424th out of 1,338 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

28th out of 77 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.9Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

AXIS Capital (NYSE:AXS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AXIS Capital a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AXIS Capital in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" AXIS Capital stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AXS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than AXIS Capital?

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

AXIS Capital saw a decline in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 770,500 shares, a decline of 20.3% from the September 15th total of 966,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 461,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.0% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is AXIS Capital's next earnings date?

AXIS Capital is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How can I listen to AXIS Capital's earnings call?

AXIS Capital will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 28th at 9:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "10160458".

How were AXIS Capital's earnings last quarter?

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 26th. The insurance provider reported $2.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.55. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. AXIS Capital had a net margin of 5.79% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.11%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.84 EPS.
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How has AXIS Capital's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

AXIS Capital's stock was trading at $48.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AXS shares have increased by 9.2% and is now trading at $52.53.
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How often does AXIS Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AXIS Capital?

AXIS Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, October 4th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, October 15th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, October 1st.
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Is AXIS Capital a good dividend stock?

AXIS Capital pays an annual dividend of $1.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.19%.
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What price target have analysts set for AXS?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for AXIS Capital's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect AXIS Capital's share price to reach $58.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are AXIS Capital's key executives?

AXIS Capital's management team includes the following people:
  • Albert A. Benchimol, President, CEO & Executive Director
  • Peter J. Vogt, Chief Financial Officer
  • Keith Schlosser, Group Chief Information Officer
  • David S. Phillips, Chief Investment Officer
  • Linda Ventresca, Chief Strategy Officer

What is Albert A. Benchimol's approval rating as AXIS Capital's CEO?

20 employees have rated AXIS Capital CEO Albert A. Benchimol on Glassdoor.com. Albert A. Benchimol has an approval rating of 74% among AXIS Capital's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of AXIS Capital own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AXIS Capital investors own include Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), AutoCanada (ACQ), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), AbbVie (ABBV), The Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Vermilion Energy (VET), AT&T (T) and Mastercard (MA).

What is AXIS Capital's stock symbol?

AXIS Capital trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AXS."

Who are AXIS Capital's major shareholders?

AXIS Capital's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (1.20%), Cambiar Investors LLC (0.29%), Strs Ohio (0.05%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), Stephenson National Bank & Trust (0.01%) and Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%). Company insiders that own AXIS Capital stock include Albert Benchimol, Anne Melissa Dowling, Charles A Davis, Henry B Smith, Michael A Butt and Peter Vogt.
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Which major investors are selling AXIS Capital stock?

AXS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Cambiar Investors LLC, First Midwest Bank Trust Division, Raymond James Trust N.A., and CHICAGO TRUST Co NA.
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Which major investors are buying AXIS Capital stock?

AXS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Stephenson National Bank & Trust, and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have bought AXIS Capital stock in the last two years include Albert Benchimol, Anne Melissa Dowling, Charles A Davis, Michael A Butt, and Peter Vogt.
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How do I buy shares of AXIS Capital?

Shares of AXS 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 AXIS Capital's stock price today?

One share of AXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.53.

How much money does AXIS Capital make?

AXIS Capital has a market capitalization of $4.45 billion and generates $4.84 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-120.42 million in net income (profit) each year or ($2.08) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AXIS Capital have?

AXIS Capital employs 1,921 workers across the globe.

When was AXIS Capital founded?

AXIS Capital was founded in 2001.

What is AXIS Capital's official website?

The official website for AXIS Capital is www.axiscapital.com.

Where are AXIS Capital's headquarters?

AXIS Capital is headquartered at 92 PITTS BAY ROAD, PEMBROKE D0, HM 08.

How can I contact AXIS Capital?

AXIS Capital's mailing address is 92 PITTS BAY ROAD, PEMBROKE D0, HM 08. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at (441) 496-2600 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 10/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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