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

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$41.24 -0.36 (-0.87 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 02:46 PM ET)
Previous Close$41.60
Today's Range$41.24 - $41.83
52-Week Range$39.10 - $47.97
Volume2,074 shs
Average Volume145,805 shs
Market Capitalization$1.33 billion
P/E Ratio10.08
Dividend Yield2.16%
Beta0.77
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 comprising its partners; and through 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP29221810
Phone888-682-6671

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$813.50 million
Cash Flow$4.6810 per share
Book Value$31.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$141.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees704
Market Cap$1.33 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Confirmed)
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, February 21st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 5th. This is a boost from Employers's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) released its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.31 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.62. The financial services provider had revenue of $205.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $198.98 million. Employers had a net margin of 17.09% and a return on equity of 14.04%. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.06 EPS. View Employers' Earnings History.

When is Employers' next earnings date?

Employers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Employers.

What price target have analysts set for EIG?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Employers' stock. 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 14.0% 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?

News articles about EIG stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 news impact score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Employers' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Employers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Employers investors own include Ship Finance International (SFL), Arista Networks (ANET), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Axon Enterprise (AAXN), Appian (APPN), Coupa Software (COUP), Control4 (CTRL), Diamond Hill Investment Group (DHIL), Intel (INTC) and iRobot (IRBT).

Who are Employers' key executives?

Employers' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas Dean Dirks, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Stephen Vincent Festa, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)
  • 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.40%), Tibra Equities Europe Ltd (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%) and Denali Advisors LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Employers stock include Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby, Stephen V Festa and Valerie R Glenn. 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Employers company stock in the last year include John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby, Stephen V Festa and Valerie R Glenn. View Insider Buying and Selling for Employers.

Which major investors are buying Employers stock?

EIG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tibra Equities Europe Ltd, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. and Denali Advisors LLC. 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 $41.24.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.33 billion and generates $813.50 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $141.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.11 on an earnings per share basis. Employers employs 704 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:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  257 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  494
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 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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