NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.25 -0.16 (-0.38 %)
(As of 10/22/2018 02:08 PM ET)
Previous Close$42.41
Today's Range$41.98 - $42.51
52-Week Range$38.35 - $50.45
Volume8,229 shs
Average Volume100,573 shs
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
P/E Ratio14.57
Dividend Yield1.89%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.39
Quick Ratio0.39


Trailing P/E Ratio14.57
Forward P/E Ratio13.90
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$799.30 million
Price / Sales1.73
Cash Flow$3.6235 per share
Price / Cash11.66
Book Value$29.22 per share
Price / Book1.45


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89
Net Income$101.20 million
Net Margins15.10%
Return on Equity12.51%
Return on Assets3.05%


Outstanding Shares32,760,000
Market Cap$1.39 billion

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 7th. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.38. The financial services provider earned $204.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $203.79 million. Employers had a return on equity of 12.51% and a net margin of 15.10%. View Employers' Earnings History.

When is Employers' next earnings date?

Employers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Employers.

How can I listen to Employers' earnings call?

Employers will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th 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?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Employers' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Employers' stock price to reach $53.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Employers.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Employers?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Employers in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Employers.

Who are some of Employers' key competitors?

Who are Employers' key executives?

Employers' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas Dean Dirks, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Stephen Vincent Festa, Pres & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 54)
  • Mr. John P. Nelson, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Lenard Thomas Ormsby, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 66)

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.37%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.36%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. (0.01%) and Strs Ohio (0.01%). 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 major investors are selling Employers stock?

EIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Employers company stock in the last year include Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby and Stephen V Festa. View Insider Buying and Selling for Employers.

Which major investors are buying Employers stock?

EIG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 $42.25.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.39 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  206 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  433
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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