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AXIS Capital Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.74 (-1.43 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $50.92
50-Day Range
MA: $51.16
52-Week Range
Now: $50.92
Volume356,283 shs
Average Volume333,919 shs
Market Capitalization$4.29 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.27%
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. 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; 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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Overall MarketRank

1.88 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

316th out of 1,705 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

27th out of 80 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.17 billion
Cash Flow$4.43 per share
Book Value$56.80 per share


Net Income$323.47 million


Market Cap$4.29 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2021 (Confirmed)
-0.74 (-1.43 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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AXIS Capital (NYSE:AXS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AXIS Capital's stock 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 stock has increased by 5.8% and is now trading at $50.92.
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Is AXIS Capital a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research 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 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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 short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but AXIS Capital wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, January 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 Wednesday, January 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were AXIS Capital's earnings last quarter?

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 2nd. The insurance provider reported ($0.77) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.93) by $0.16. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.19 billion for the quarter. AXIS Capital had a negative net margin of 2.53% and a negative return on equity of 2.79%.
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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, December 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.30%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 30th. This is a positive change from AXIS Capital's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41.
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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 3.27%. AXIS Capital does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of AXIS Capital is 66.67%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AXIS Capital will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.89% next year. This indicates that AXIS Capital will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for AXS?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for AXIS Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate AXIS Capital's stock price to reach $56.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting AXIS Capital?

AXIS Capital saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,090,000 shares, a decline of 19.9% from the December 15th total of 1,360,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 448,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 62, Pay $2.53M)
  • Mr. Peter John Vogt FSA MAAA, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 56, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. David Samuel Phillips CFA, Chief Investment Officer (Age 51, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Peter Whittmore Wilson, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Insurance (Age 60, Pay $1.53M)
  • Mr. Steve K. Arora, Chief Exec. Officer of AXIS Reinsurance (Age 44, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Kent W. Ziegler, Global Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 57)
  • 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 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (1.95%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%) and First Midwest Bank Trust Division (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, First Midwest Bank Trust Division, and Raymond James Trust N.A..
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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.

What is AXIS Capital's stock price today?

One share of AXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.92.

How big of a company is AXIS Capital?

AXIS Capital has a market capitalization of $4.29 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.

What is AXIS Capital's official website?

The official website for AXIS Capital is 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 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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