NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $44.55 +0.23 (+0.52 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$44.55Today's Range$44.35 - $45.2952-Week Range$38.35 - $47.97Volume203,342 shsAverage Volume135,135 shsMarket Capitalization$1.45 billionP/E Ratio15.42Dividend Yield1.81%Beta0.86 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 Ratio15.42 Forward P/E Ratio12.77 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$799.30 million Price / Sales1.83 Cash Flow$3.6576 per share Price / Cash Flow12.18 Book Value$29.22 per share Price / Book1.52Profitability 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$1.45 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 declared 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.80%. 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.41. The financial services provider earned $228.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $205.48 million. Employers had a net margin of 17.89% and a return on equity of 13.43%. 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. What price target have analysts set for EIG? 1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Employers' shares. Their predictions range from $47.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Employers' share price to reach $47.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% 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? Media stories about EIG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Employers earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Employers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Employers include RenaissanceRe (RNR), Kemper (KMPR), Hanover Insurance Group (THG), Axis Capital (AXS), Enstar Group (ESGR), Selective Insurance Group (SIGI), 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) and Horace Mann Educators (HMN). 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.37%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). 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 Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. 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 major investors are buying Employers stock? EIG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC 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 $44.55. How big of a company is Employers? Employers has a market capitalization of $1.45 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: 225 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 243 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 468MarketBeat'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 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do investors use RSI to grade stocks?