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NYSE:AXSAxis Capital Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.78
+1.08 (+2.86 %)
(As of 04/8/2020 02:05 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$38.72
Now: $38.78
$40.76
50-Day Range
$35.66
MA: $47.96
$63.83
52-Week Range
$31.82
Now: $38.78
$67.51
Volume1.15 million shs
Average Volume701,125 shs
Market Capitalization$3.26 billion
P/E Ratio11.61
Dividend Yield4.35%
Beta0.77
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. 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, as well as accident and health reinsurance products through wholesale and retail brokers, managing general agents, and underwriters. 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; and credit and surety 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; and marine, aviation, and personal accident reinsurance products. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.74 out of 5 stars


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$5.17 billion
Cash Flow$4.82 per share
Book Value$56.80 per share

Profitability

Net Income$323.47 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,667
Market Cap$3.26 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Axis Capital (NYSE:AXS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Axis Capital's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Axis Capital's stock was trading at $48.11 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AXS shares have decreased by 19.4% and is now trading at $38.78. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Axis Capital?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Axis Capital in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Axis Capital.

When is Axis Capital's next earnings date?

Axis Capital is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Axis Capital.

How were Axis Capital's earnings last quarter?

Axis Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 29th. The insurance provider reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.03. The insurance provider earned $786.15 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $741.78 million. Axis Capital had a return on equity of 5.39% and a net margin of 6.25%. Axis Capital's revenue for the quarter was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted ($1.61) earnings per share. View Axis Capital's earnings history.

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

Axis Capital declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 20th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Wednesday, April 15th. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 30th. View Axis Capital's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for AXS?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Axis Capital's stock. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Axis Capital's stock price to reach $65.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 69.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Axis Capital.

Has Axis Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AXS stock have been trending very negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Axis Capital earned a news sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutAxis Capital.

Are investors shorting Axis Capital?

Axis Capital saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 722,100 shares, a drop of 10.3% from the February 27th total of 805,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 508,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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 following 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)

What is Axis Capital's stock symbol?

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

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 $38.78.

How big of a company is Axis Capital?

Axis Capital has a market capitalization of $3.26 billion and generates $5.17 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $323.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.52 on an earnings per share basis. Axis Capital employs 1,667 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]

This page was last updated on 4/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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