AXIS Capital Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.81 (+1.62 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume431,672 shs
Average Volume429,307 shs
Market Capitalization$4.31 billion
P/E Ratio16.41
Dividend Yield3.30%
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About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides various specialty insurance and reinsurance products worldwide. It operates through two segments, Insurance and Reinsurance. The Insurance segment offers property insurance products for commercial buildings, residential premises, construction projects, and onshore energy installations; marine insurance products covering offshore energy, cargo, liability, recreational marine, fine art, specie, and hull war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance products. It also provides professional insurance products that cover directors' and officers' liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability, crime, professional indemnity, cyber and privacy, medical malpractice, and other financial insurance related coverages for commercial enterprises, financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, and other professional service providers. In addition, this segment offers accidental death, travel, and specialty health products for employer and affinity groups. The Reinsurance segment offers reinsurance products to insurance companies, including catastrophe reinsurance products; property reinsurance products covering property damage and related losses resulting from natural and man-made perils; professional lines; credit and surety; and motor liability products. This segment also provides agriculture reinsurance products; coverages for various types of construction risks and risks related to erection, testing, and commissioning of machinery and plants during the construction stage; marine and aviation reinsurance products; and personal accident, specialty health, accidental death, travel, life and disability reinsurance products. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.


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2.31 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

410th out of 2,041 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

31st out of 92 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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AXIS Capital (NYSE:AXS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AXIS Capital a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AXIS Capital in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 8,300 shares, a decrease of 98.9% from the June 15th total of 754,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 364,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.0 days. Currently, 0.0% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 were AXIS Capital's earnings last quarter?

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 26th. The insurance provider reported $2.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.45 by $0.55. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 revenue was up 14.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.84 earnings per share.
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How has AXIS Capital's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

AXIS Capital's stock was trading at $48.11 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AXS stock has increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $50.87.
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How often does AXIS Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AXIS Capital?

AXIS Capital declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 7th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Thursday, July 15th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 28th.
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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 3.30%.
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What price target have analysts set for AXS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for AXIS Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate AXIS Capital's stock price to reach $60.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.6% 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:
  • Mr. Albert A. Benchimol, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $2.27M)
  • Mr. Peter John Vogt FSA MAAA, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 57, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. David Samuel Phillips CFA, Chief Investment Officer (Age 52, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. Peter Whittmore Wilson, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Insurance (Age 61, Pay $1.38M)
  • Mr. Steve K. Arora, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Reinsurance (Age 45, Pay $1.88M)
  • Mr. Kent W. Ziegler, Global Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Dan Trueman, Global Head of Cyber & Technology
  • Mr. Keith Schlosser, Global Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Matthew Jay Rohrmann, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Conrad D. Brooks, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.

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.

Who are some of AXIS Capital's key competitors?

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 Beck Mack & Oliver LLC (0.13%), Hunter Perkins Capital Management LLC (0.06%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.06%), TCW Group Inc. (0.04%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%) and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (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 Hunter Perkins Capital Management LLC, Beck Mack & Oliver LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , TCW Group Inc., and Raymond James Trust N.A..
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Which major investors are buying AXIS Capital stock?

AXS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Stephenson National Bank & Trust, and CHICAGO TRUST Co NA. 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 $50.87.

How much money does AXIS Capital make?

AXIS Capital has a market capitalization of $4.31 billion and generates $4.84 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-120,420,000.00 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 8/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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