Brown & Brown Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.44 (-0.80 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 04:15 PM ET)
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Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.32 billion
P/E Ratio29.41
Dividend Yield0.67%
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About Brown & Brown

Brown & Brown, Inc. markets and sells insurance products and services in the United States, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, Ireland, and the United Kingdom. It operates through four segments: Retail, National Programs, Wholesale Brokerage, and Services. The company offers builders risk, group medical and pharmaceutical, property, commercial auto, homeowners, reinsurance, crop and hail, inland marine, retirement benefit, cyber, disability, risk mitigating warranty products, directors and officers, management liability, errors and omissions, medical stop loss, term life, excess liability, personal auto, umbrella, general liability, prescription drug, workers compensation, and group dental insurance products. It also provides professional liability and related package insurance products for dentistry, legal, eyecare, insurance, financial, physicians, and real estate title professionals, as well as supplementary insurance-related products for weddings, events, medical facilities, and cyber liability; homeowners and personal property policies, residential earthquake, and private passenger automobile and motorcycle coverage; commercial and public entity-related programs; and flood insurance, commercial difference-in-conditions, all-risk commercial property, coastal property programs, lender-placed solutions, sovereign Indian nations, and parcel insurance. In addition, it provides markets and sells excess and surplus commercial insurance products, such as personal lines, homeowners, yachts, jewelry, commercial property and casualty, commercial automobile, garage, restaurant, builder's risk, and inland marine lines; and third-party claims administration and medical utilization management services in the workers' compensation and all-lines liability arenas, as well as 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.


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2.24 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

280th out of 2,044 stocks

Insurance Agents, Brokers, & Service Industry

9th out of 31 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Brown & Brown a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brown & Brown in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Brown & Brown stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BRO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Brown & Brown?

Wall Street analysts have given Brown & Brown 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 Brown & Brown wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Brown & Brown?

Brown & Brown saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,980,000 shares, a decrease of 22.2% from the May 31st total of 3,830,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 943,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.2 days. Approximately 1.3% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Brown & Brown's next earnings date?

Brown & Brown is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 25th 2021.
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How were Brown & Brown's earnings last quarter?

Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, July, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.49 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.09. Brown & Brown had a net margin of 19.33% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.42%.
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How has Brown & Brown's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Brown & Brown's stock was trading at $41.60 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BRO stock has increased by 30.8% and is now trading at $54.40.
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How often does Brown & Brown pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brown & Brown?

Brown & Brown declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 23rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.0925 per share on Wednesday, August 18th. This represents a $0.37 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.68%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 10th.
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Is Brown & Brown a good dividend stock?

Brown & Brown pays an annual dividend of $0.37 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.67%. Brown & Brown has been increasing its dividend for 23 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Brown & Brown is 22.16%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Brown & Brown will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.37% next year. This indicates that Brown & Brown will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell 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.

What price target have analysts set for BRO?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Brown & Brown's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Brown & Brown's share price to reach $53.71 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%.
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Who are Brown & Brown's key executives?

Brown & Brown's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. J. Powell Brown C.P.C.U., CPCU, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53, Pay $4.31M)
  • Mr. R. Andrew Watts, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 52, Pay $1.71M)
  • Mr. J. Scott Penny C.I.C., CIC, Exec. VP & Chief Acquisitions Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.95M)
  • Mr. Anthony T. Strianese, Exec. VP & Chairman of Wholesale Brokerage Segment (Leave of Absence) (Age 59, Pay $1.9M)
  • Mr. Chris L. Walker, Exec. VP & Pres of National Programs Segment (Age 63, Pay $2.58M)
  • Mr. Gray Nester, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Robert W. Lloyd C.I.C., C.P.C.U., ESQ., CIC, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Jenny Goco, Director of Communications
  • Ms. Julie L. Turpin, Exec. VP & Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Thomas Keith Huval C.I.C., Sr. VP & Regional Pres of Retail Segment

What is J. Powell Brown's approval rating as Brown & Brown's CEO?

232 employees have rated Brown & Brown CEO J. Powell Brown on Glassdoor.com. J. Powell Brown has an approval rating of 88% among Brown & Brown's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Brown & Brown own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brown & Brown investors own include Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC) and JD.com (JD).

What is Brown & Brown's stock symbol?

Brown & Brown trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BRO."

Who are Brown & Brown's major shareholders?

Brown & Brown's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.34%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.27%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.21%), Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. (0.18%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%) and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.02%). Company insiders that own Brown & Brown stock include Chris L Walker, H Palmer Proctor Jr, Hyatt J Brown, James Charles Hays, Jerome Scott Penny and Robert W Lloyd.
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Which major investors are selling Brown & Brown stock?

BRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Scout Investments Inc., Tandem Investment Advisors Inc., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Brown & Brown company stock in the last year include Hyatt J Brown, and Robert W Lloyd.
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Which major investors are buying Brown & Brown stock?

BRO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Brookstone Capital Management, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Integrated Investment Consultants LLC, Mayflower Financial Advisors LLC, and Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Brown & Brown stock in the last two years include H Palmer Proctor Jr, and James Charles Hays.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Brown & Brown's stock price today?

One share of BRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.40.

How much money does Brown & Brown make?

Brown & Brown has a market capitalization of $15.32 billion and generates $2.61 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $480.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.67 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Brown & Brown have?

Brown & Brown employs 5,764 workers across the globe.

When was Brown & Brown founded?

Brown & Brown was founded in 1939.

What is Brown & Brown's official website?

The official website for Brown & Brown is www.bbinsurance.com.

Where are Brown & Brown's headquarters?

Brown & Brown is headquartered at 220 South Ridgewood Avenue, Daytona Beach FL, 32114.

How can I contact Brown & Brown?

Brown & Brown's mailing address is 220 South Ridgewood Avenue, Daytona Beach FL, 32114. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 386-252-9601.

This page was last updated on 7/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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