NYSE:BRO - Brown & Brown Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.06 +0.58 (+2.04 %) (As of 02/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$28.48Today's Range$28.62 - $29.0652-Week Range$24.34 - $31.55Volume1.24 million shsAverage Volume1.27 million shsMarket Capitalization$8.11 billionP/E Ratio23.63Dividend Yield1.12%Beta0.66 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Brown & Brown, Inc. markets and sells insurance products in the United States, England, Canada, Bermuda, and the Cayman Islands. Its Retail segment offers property insurance relating to physical damage to property and resultant interruption of business, or extra expense caused by fire, windstorm, or other perils; casualty insurance relating to legal liabilities, professional liability, cyber-liability, workers' compensation, and commercial and private passenger automobile coverages; fidelity and surety bonds; and life, accident, disability, health, hospitalization, medical, dental, and other ancillary insurance products, as well as risk management, loss control surveys and analysis, consultation, and claims processing services. Its National Programs segment offers professional liability and related package insurance products for dentists, oral surgeons, hygienists, lawyers, certified public accountants, optometrists, opticians, ophthalmologists, insurance agents, financial advisors, registered representatives, securities broker-dealers, benefit administrators, real estate brokers and title agents, and escrow agents, as well as supplementary insurance products related to weddings, events, medical facilities, and cyber liabilities. This segment also offers outsourced product development, marketing, underwriting, actuarial, compliance, and claims and other administrative services to insurance carrier partners; and commercial and public entity-related programs, and flood insurance products. Its Wholesale Brokerage segment markets and sells excess and surplus commercial insurance products to retail insurance agencies. Its Services segment offers third-party claims administration and medical utilization management services in the workers' compensation and all-lines liability arenas, Medicare Set-aside, Social Security disability, Medicare benefits advocacy, and claims adjusting services. The company was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida. Receive BRO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BRO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Insurance agents, brokers, & service Sub-IndustryInsurance Brokers SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:BRO Previous Symbol CUSIP11523610 Webwww.bbinsurance.com Phone386-252-9601Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49 Current Ratio0.95 Quick Ratio0.96Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.63 Forward P/E Ratio21.69 P/E Growth2.12 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.01 billion Price / Sales4.03 Cash Flow$1.6759 per share Price / Cash Flow17.34 Book Value$10.75 per share Price / Book2.70Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.23 Net Income$344.30 million Net Margins17.09% Return on Equity12.03% Return on Assets5.83%Miscellaneous Employees1,990 Outstanding Shares279,210,000Market Cap$8.11 billion OptionableOptionable Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO) Frequently Asked Questions What is Brown & Brown's stock symbol? Brown & Brown trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRO." How often does Brown & Brown pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brown & Brown? Brown & Brown declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Wednesday, February 20th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 5th. View Brown & Brown's Dividend History. When did Brown & Brown's stock split? How did Brown & Brown's stock split work? Brown & Brown shares split on Thursday, March 29th 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 26th 2018. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, March 28th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Brown & Brown stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split. How were Brown & Brown's earnings last quarter? Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) posted its earnings results on Monday, January, 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $508.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $503.52 million. Brown & Brown had a net margin of 17.09% and a return on equity of 12.03%. Brown & Brown's quarterly revenue was up 7.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.24 EPS. View Brown & Brown's Earnings History. When is Brown & Brown's next earnings date? Brown & Brown is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Brown & Brown. What price target have analysts set for BRO? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Brown & Brown's stock. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Brown & Brown's stock price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Brown & Brown. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brown & Brown? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brown & Brown in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Brown & Brown. Has Brown & Brown been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about BRO stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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. Brown & Brown earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Brown & Brown's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Brown & Brown include Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG), AXA Equitable (EQH), Erie Indemnity (ERIE), Ashmore Group (AJMPF), Fanhua (FANH), eHealth (EHTH), CorVel (CRVL), AA (AATDF), Health Insurance Innovations (HIIQ), Crawford & Company (CRD.B), Crawford & Company (CRD.A), Goosehead Insurance (GSHD) and Marketing Alliance (MAAL). Who are Brown & Brown's key executives? Brown & Brown's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. J. Powell Brown C.P.C.U., CPCU, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 51)Mr. R. Andrew Watts, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 50)Mr. J. Scott Penny CIC, Exec. VP & Chief Acquisitions Officer (Age 52)Mr. Anthony T. Strianese, Exec. VP & Pres of Wholesale Brokerage Division (Age 57)Mr. Chris L. Walker, Exec. VP & Pres of National Programs Division (Age 61) Who are Brown & Brown's major shareholders? Brown & Brown's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.65%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.54%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.16%), Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (1.74%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.02%) and Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (1.01%). Company insiders that own Brown & Brown stock include Anthony T Strianese, Hyatt J Brown, Michael Waldkirch and Richard Silas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Brown & Brown. Which institutional investors are selling Brown & Brown stock? BRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Quadrant L P CA, Victory Capital Management Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold Brown & Brown company stock in the last year include Anthony T Strianese and Hyatt J Brown. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brown & Brown. Which institutional investors are buying Brown & Brown stock? BRO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of Nova Scotia, Polar Capital LLP and Rhumbline Advisers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brown & Brown. How do I buy shares of Brown & Brown? Shares of BRO 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Brown & Brown's stock price today? One share of BRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.06. How big of a company is Brown & Brown? Brown & Brown has a market capitalization of $8.11 billion and generates $2.01 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $344.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.23 on an earnings per share basis. Brown & Brown employs 1,990 workers across the globe. What is Brown & Brown's official website? The official website for Brown & Brown is http://www.bbinsurance.com. How can I contact Brown & Brown? Brown & Brown's mailing address is 220 S. RIDGEWOOD AVE., DAYTONA BEACH FL, 32114. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 386-252-9601. MarketBeat Community Rating for Brown & Brown (NYSE BRO)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 293 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 446 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 739MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Brown & Brown and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BRO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BRO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Can individual investors take part in an IPO?