Axis Capital Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:AXS)

$65.52
+0.46 (+0.71 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$64.99
Now: $65.52
$65.6250
50-Day Range
$60.88
MA: $63.87
$65.48
52-Week Range
$48.27
Now: $65.52
$65.92
Volume580,043 shs
Average Volume530,452 shs
Market Capitalization$5.50 billion
P/E Ratio34.13
Dividend Yield2.47%
Beta0.31
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, hull, and war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIPG0692U10
Phone441-496-2600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.09 billion
Cash Flow$4.9674 per share
Book Value$50.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$43.02 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,567
Market Cap$5.50 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Axis Capital (NYSE:AXS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Axis Capital's stock symbol?

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

How often does Axis Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Axis Capital?

Axis Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 2nd. View Axis Capital's Dividend History.

How were Axis Capital's earnings last quarter?

Axis Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 30th. The insurance provider reported $1.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.28 by $0.34. The insurance provider earned $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.05 billion. Axis Capital had a net margin of 2.97% and a return on equity of 4.56%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.27 EPS. View Axis Capital's Earnings History.

When is Axis Capital's next earnings date?

Axis Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Axis Capital.

What price target have analysts set for AXS?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Axis Capital's stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Axis Capital's stock price to reach $66.4286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Axis Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Axis Capital?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Axis Capital in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Axis Capital.

Has Axis Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AXS stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Axis Capital earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the insurance provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Axis Capital.

Are investors shorting Axis Capital?

Axis Capital saw a decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,141,300 shares, a decline of 8.6% from the July 31st total of 1,248,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 487,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. Approximately 1.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Axis Capital's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Axis Capital's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Axis Capital own?

Who are Axis Capital's key executives?

Axis Capital's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Albert A. Benchimol, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Peter John Vogt FSA MAAA, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. David Samuel Phillips CFA, Chief Investment Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Peter Whittmore Wilson, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Insurance (Age 59)
  • Mr. Steve K. Arora, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Reinsurance (Age 43)

Who are Axis Capital's major shareholders?

Axis Capital's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.82%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.54%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (5.56%), BlackRock Inc. (4.89%), BlackRock Inc. (4.89%) and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (3.22%). Company insiders that own Axis Capital stock include Charles A Davis and Conrad D Brooks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Axis Capital.

Which major investors are selling Axis Capital stock?

AXS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Man Group plc, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. View Insider Buying and Selling for Axis Capital.

Which major investors are buying Axis Capital stock?

AXS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Boston Partners, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Axis Capital.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Axis Capital's stock price today?

One share of AXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.52.

How big of a company is Axis Capital?

Axis Capital has a market capitalization of $5.50 billion and generates $5.09 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $43.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.92 on an earnings per share basis. Axis Capital employs 1,567 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Axis Capital.

What is Axis Capital's official website?

The official website for Axis Capital is http://www.axiscapital.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Axis Capital (NYSE AXS)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  294 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  477 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  771
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Axis Capital and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AXS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AXS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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