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

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$44.05 -0.10 (-0.23 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$44.05
Today's Range$43.95 - $44.40
52-Week Range$38.35 - $50.45
Volume132,982 shs
Average Volume130,048 shs
Market Capitalization$1.43 billion
P/E Ratio15.24
Dividend Yield1.82%
Employers logoEmployers 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 Ratio15.24
Forward P/E Ratio14.49
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$799.30 million
Price / Sales1.81
Cash Flow$3.6586 per share
Price / Cash12.04
Book Value$29.22 per share
Price / Book1.51


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$1.43 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 8th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 7th. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.38. The financial services provider had revenue of $204.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $203.79 million. Employers had a net margin of 15.10% and a return on equity of 12.51%. 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.

What price target have analysts set for EIG?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Employers' shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Employers' share price to reach $44.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Employers.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Employers?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Employers in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Stephen Vincent Festa, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)
  • 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)

Has Employers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about EIG stock has trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Employers earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 48.98 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Employers.

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.19%), FMR LLC (5.12%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.33%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.27%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.12%). Company insiders that own Employers stock include Ann W Nelson, 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 Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Millennium Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Pinebridge Investments L.P., Strs Ohio, California Public Employees Retirement System and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Employers company stock in the last year include Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers and Lenard T Ormsby. 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 BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, James Investment Research Inc., TD Asset Management Inc. and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. 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 $44.05.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.43 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.

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:  181 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  201 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  382
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 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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