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Employers (EIG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.01 (-0.02%)
(As of 03:13 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
16,973 shs
Average Volume
133,871 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.06 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Employers MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
31.7% Upside
$55.00 Price Target
Short Interest
1.47% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.65 to $3.63 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.40 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

402nd out of 832 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

32nd out of 52 stocks

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About Employers Stock (NYSE:EIG)

Employers Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the commercial property and casualty insurance industry primarily in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Employers and Cerity. It offers workers' compensation insurance to small businesses in low to medium hazard industries under the Employers and Cerity brands. The company markets its products through 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 Henderson, Nevada.

EIG Stock Price History

EIG Stock News Headlines

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Employers Holdings: Dividend Insights
Employers Holdings: Q4 Earnings Insights
Employers Holdings Non-GAAP EPS of $1.40
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/13 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/22 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Property & Casualty Insurance
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
2 Analysts


Net Income
$118.10 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$850.90 million
Cash Flow
$4.79 per share
Book Value
$39.42 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.06 billion
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Key Executives

  • Ms. Katherine Holt Antonello FCAS (Age 60)
    FSA, MAAA, President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.03M
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette (Age 60)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.23M
  • Mr. John Michael Mutschink (Age 51)
    Executive VP & Chief Administrative Officer
    Comp: $726.7k
  • Ms. Lori Ann Brown (Age 58)
    Executive VP, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $792.04k
  • Mr. Matthew H. Hendricksen (Age 44)
    Senior Vice President of Treasury & Investments
  • Ms. Kelley F. Kage
    Senior VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Ty Vukelich
    Vice President of Corporate Marketing
  • Ms. Lindsey M. Rynard
    Senior VP & Chief Sales Officer
  • Ms. Ann Marie Smith
    Senior VP & Chief Underwriting Officer
  • Ms. Christina Marie Ozuna
    Senior VP & Chief Claims Officer

EIG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Employers stock right now?

2 Wall Street research 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. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" EIG shares.
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What is Employers' stock price target for 2024?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Employers' shares. Their EIG share price targets range from $55.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have EIG shares performed in 2024?

Employers' stock was trading at $39.40 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, EIG shares have increased by 6.0% and is now trading at $41.77.
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Are investors shorting Employers?

Employers saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 365,700 shares, an increase of 18.8% from the April 15th total of 307,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 144,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Employers' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
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How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $223.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $217.46 million. Employers had a net margin of 14.16% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.49%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.60 EPS.

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

Employers announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Wednesday, May 22nd. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 7th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28.
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Is Employers a good dividend stock?

Employers (NYSE:EIG) pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 25.42%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EIG will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.06% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for EIG.

What is Douglas D. Dirks' approval rating as Employers' CEO?

92 employees have rated Employers Chief Executive Officer Douglas D. Dirks on Douglas D. Dirks has an approval rating of 92% among the company's 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).

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.43%), LSV Asset Management (3.15%), Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. (0.92%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.83%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.53%) and Isthmus Partners LLC (0.32%). Insiders that own company stock include Katherine H Antonello and Michael J Mcsally.
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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 Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:EIG) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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