NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $46.01 +0.64 (+1.41 %) (As of 02/19/2019 01:32 PM ET)Previous Close$45.37Today's Range$45.49 - $46.0952-Week Range$38.35 - $47.97Volume1,936 shsAverage Volume132,334 shsMarket Capitalization$1.51 billionP/E Ratio15.93Dividend Yield1.78%Beta0.65 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Employers Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the commercial property and casualty insurance industry primarily in the United States. It offers workers' compensation insurance to small businesses in low to medium hazard industries. The company markets its products through independent local, regional, and national agents and brokers; and alternative distribution channels comprising its partners, as well as through national, regional, and local trade groups and associations. Employers Holdings, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Reno, Nevada. Receive EIG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EIG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:EIG Previous Symbol CUSIP29221810 Webwww.employers.com Phone888-682-6671Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.41 Quick Ratio0.41Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.93 Forward P/E Ratio13.18 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$799.30 million Price / Sales1.89 Cash Flow$3.7529 per share Price / Cash Flow12.26 Book Value$29.22 per share Price / Book1.57Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89 Net Income$101.20 million Net Margins17.89% Return on Equity13.43% Return on Assets3.32%Miscellaneous Employees672 Outstanding Shares32,800,000Market Cap$1.51 billion OptionableOptionable Employers (NYSE:EIG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Employers' stock symbol? Employers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EIG." How often does Employers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Employers? Employers announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 7th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, November 21st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 6th. View Employers' Dividend History. How were Employers' earnings last quarter? Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.98 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.41. The financial services provider earned $228.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $205.48 million. Employers had a return on equity of 13.43% and a net margin of 17.89%. View Employers' Earnings History. When is Employers' next earnings date? Employers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Employers. How can I listen to Employers' earnings call? Employers will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 11:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for EIG? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Employers' stock. Their predictions range from $47.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Employers' stock price to reach $47.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Employers. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Employers? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Employers in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Employers. Has Employers been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about EIG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Employers earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Employers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Employers include Kemper (KMPR), Hanover Insurance Group (THG), Axis Capital (AXS), Selective Insurance Group (SIGI), Enstar Group (ESGR), RLI (RLI), Mercury General (MCY), AmTrust Financial Services (AFSI), White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM), National General (NGHC), Aspen Insurance (AHL), ProAssurance (PRA), Navigators Group (NAVG), Horace Mann Educators (HMN) and State Auto Financial (STFC). Who are Employers' key executives? Employers' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Douglas Dean Dirks, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Stephen Vincent Festa, Pres & COO (Age 59)Mr. Michael Scott Paquette, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)Mr. John P. Nelson, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)Mr. Matthew H. Hendricksen, VP of Treasury & Investments Who are Employers' major shareholders? Employers' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.30%), Northern Trust Corp (3.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.40%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.06%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (0.94%). Company insiders that own Employers stock include Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby and Stephen V Festa. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Employers. Which institutional investors are selling Employers stock? EIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Two Sigma Investments LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, James Investment Research Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc. and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold Employers company stock in the last year include John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby and Stephen V Festa. View Insider Buying and Selling for Employers. Which institutional investors are buying Employers stock? EIG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WINTON GROUP Ltd, Millennium Management LLC, 361 Capital LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Employers. How do I buy shares of Employers? Shares of EIG 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 Employers' stock price today? One share of EIG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.01. How big of a company is Employers? Employers has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion and generates $799.30 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $101.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.89 on an earnings per share basis. Employers employs 672 workers across the globe. What is Employers' official website? The official website for Employers is http://www.employers.com. How can I contact Employers? Employers' mailing address is 10375 PROFESSIONAL CIRCLE, RENO NV, 89521. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 888-682-6671 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Employers (NYSE EIG)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 232 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 249 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 481MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Employers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EIG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EIG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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