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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
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China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
NYSE:EIG

Employers - EIG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$38.76
+0.28 (+0.73%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:48 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$38.39
$38.96
50-Day Range
$37.41
$42.40
52-Week Range
$36.23
$43.46
Volume
99,600 shs
Average Volume
130,287 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.06 billion
P/E Ratio
21.18
Dividend Yield
2.68%
Price Target
N/A

Employers MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
1.30% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.27mentions of Employers in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$491,530 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
11.63%
From $2.15 to $2.40 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.70 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

254th out of 1,176 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

12th out of 66 stocks

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About Employers (NYSE:EIG) Stock

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; alternative distribution channels; and national, regional, and local trade groups and associations, as well as directly to customers. Employers Holdings, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Reno, Nevada.

Employers Stock Performance

Shares of EIG opened at $38.76 on Monday. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $40.67 and a two-hundred day moving average of $40.40. The company has a market capitalization of $1.06 billion, a PE ratio of 21.18 and a beta of 0.05. Employers has a fifty-two week low of $36.23 and a fifty-two week high of $43.46.

Employers (NYSE:EIG - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.25. The company had revenue of $135.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $171.72 million. Employers had a return on equity of 6.47% and a net margin of 7.92%. Employers's revenue was down 21.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts forecast that Employers will post 2.15 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Employers Announces Dividend

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 10th will be issued a $0.26 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 9th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.68%. Employers's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 56.83%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, TheStreet downgraded Employers from a "b+" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 27th.

Insider Buying and Selling at Employers

In other news, CEO Katherine H. Antonello acquired 13,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 2nd. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $37.81 per share, for a total transaction of $491,530.00. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now directly owns 48,281 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,825,504.61. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. 1.30% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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EIG Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/15 Dividend
5/31/2022
Dividend Payable
6/15/2022
Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/24 Dividend
8/09/2022
Dividend Payable
8/24/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-Industry
Property & Casualty Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
29221810
Employees
608
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$119.30 million
Pretax Margin
9.63%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$703.10 million
Cash Flow
$3.50 per share
Book Value
$35.80 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,950,000
Market Cap
$1.06 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.05

Key Executives

  • Ms. Katherine Holt Antonello FCAS (Age 58)
    FSA, MAAA, Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.65M
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette (Age 58)
    Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Mr. Jeffrey Charles Shaw (Age 49)
    Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
    Comp: $622.57k
  • Ms. Lori Ann Brown (Age 56)
    Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $643.02k
  • Mr. Christopher William Laws (Age 38)
    Exec. VP & Chief Actuary
    Comp: $683.33k
  • Mr. Matthew H. Hendricksen (Age 42)
    Sr. VP of Treasury & Investments
  • Mr. John M. Mutschink (Age 49)
    Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Ty Vukelich
    VP of Corp. Marketing
  • Mr. Raymond Frederick Wise Jr.
    Sr. VP & Chief Sales Officer
  • Mr. Dennis Bernard Dix
    Sr. VP of Operations Innovation













EIG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Employers stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Employers in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Employers stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EIG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Employers' stock price performed in 2022?

Employers' stock was trading at $41.38 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, EIG stock has decreased by 6.3% and is now trading at $38.76.
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When is Employers' next earnings date?

Employers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 27th 2022.
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How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.25. The financial services provider earned $135.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $171.72 million. Employers had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.47% and a net margin of 7.92%. Employers's revenue for the quarter was down 21.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.41 earnings per share.

How often does Employers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Employers?

Employers declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Wednesday, August 24th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.68%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 9th.
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Is Employers a good dividend stock?

Employers(NYSE:EIG) pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.68%. Employers does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Employers is 56.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Employers will have a dividend payout ratio of 43.33% next year. This indicates that Employers will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Douglas D. Dirks' approval rating as Employers' CEO?

92 employees have rated Employers CEO Douglas D. Dirks on Glassdoor.com. Douglas D. Dirks has an approval rating of 92% among Employers' employees. This puts Douglas D. Dirks in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Employers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Employers investors own include Pfizer (PFE), SFL (SFL), AbbVie (ABBV), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Comcast (CMCSA) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG).

What is Employers' stock symbol?

Employers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EIG."

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.03%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.87%), Royce & Associates LP (0.66%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.41%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.41%) and TD Asset Management Inc. (0.39%). Company insiders that own Employers stock include Douglas D Dirks, Figueiredo Joao M De, James R Kroner, Jeanne L Mockard, John M Mutschink, Katherine H Antonello, Lawrence S Rogers, Michael J Mcsally, Michael Scott Paquette, Richard W Blakey, Stephen V Festa and Tracey Lynn Berg.
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How do I buy shares of Employers?

Shares of EIG stock 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 Employers' stock price today?

One share of EIG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.76.

How much money does Employers make?

Employers (NYSE:EIG) has a market capitalization of $1.06 billion and generates $703.10 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $119.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.83 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Employers have?

Employers employs 608 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Employers?

Employers' mailing address is 10375 PROFESSIONAL CIRCLE, RENO NV, 89521. The official website for Employers is www.employers.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (888) 682-6671, via email at mpaquette@employers.com, or via fax at 888-527-3422.

This page (NYSE:EIG) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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