Employers Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:EIG)

About Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

Employers Holdings logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. Through its insurance subsidiaries, the Company provides workers' compensation insurance coverage to select, small businesses in low to medium hazard industries. It provides workers' compensation insurance under a statutory system wherein employers are required to provide coverage for their employees' medical, disability, vocational rehabilitation, and/or death benefit costs for work-related injuries or illnesses. As of December 31, 2016 the Company provided workers' compensation insurance in 36 states and the District of Columbia, with a concentration in California. Its insurance subsidiaries include Employers Insurance Company of Nevada (EICN), Employers Compensation Insurance Company (ECIC), Employers Preferred Insurance Company (EPIC) and Employers Assurance Company (EAC). The Company's insurance products are jointly offered and marketed with and through its partners and alliances.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:EIG
  • CUSIP: 29221810
  • Web: www.employers.com
  • Market Cap: $1.50568 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,414,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $43.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $41.87
  • 52 Week Range: $29.55 - $47.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.87
  • P/E Growth: 2.05
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $773.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.96
  • Book Value: $27.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.68
  • Annual Dividend: $0.60
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • EBITDA: $148.8 million
  • Net Margins: 13.72%
  • Return on Equity: 10.25%
  • Return on Assets: 2.32%
  • Current Ratio: 0.36%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.36%
  • Average Volume: 81,342 shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Short Ratio: 1.7

Frequently Asked Questions for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

What is Employers Holdings' stock symbol?

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

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

Employers Holdings announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 9th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, August 23rd. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 7th. View Employers Holdings' Dividend History.

How were Employers Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings Inc (NYSE:EIG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.60 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $191.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $194.78 million. Employers Holdings had a return on equity of 10.25% and a net margin of 13.72%. View Employers Holdings' Earnings History.

When will Employers Holdings make its next earnings announcement?

Employers Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Employers Holdings.

Where is Employers Holdings' stock going? Where will Employers Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Employers Holdings' stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect Employers Holdings' stock price to reach $36.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Employers Holdings.

Who are some of Employers Holdings' key competitors?

Who are Employers Holdings' key executives?

Employers Holdings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael D. Rumbolz, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Douglas D. Dirks, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Michael Scott Paquette, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Stephen V. Festa, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • John P. Nelson, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Tracey Lynn Berg, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Lenard T. Ormsby, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Ann W. Nelson, Executive Vice President - Corporate and Public Affairs
  • Michael J. McColgan, Director
  • Richard W. Blakey, Independent Director

How do I buy Employers Holdings stock?

Shares of Employers Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Employers Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Employers Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.70.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Employers Holdings (NYSE EIG)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  197
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Employers Holdings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $36.00 (22.91% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Price Target History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Analysts' Ratings History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/11/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperform -> Underperform$36.00LowView Rating Details
12/2/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Earnings by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Earnings History by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE EIG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$0.57N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q2 2017$0.55$0.60$194.78 million$191.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2017Q1 2017$0.51$0.57$190.17 million$196.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q416$0.55$0.95$193.85 million$193.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.52$0.57$195.13 million$192.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.57$0.57$197.92 million$201.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.52$0.52$187.71 million$192.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.50$1.05$182.56 million$184.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.43$0.63$186.36 million$199.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.37$0.51$184.95 million$188.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q1$0.37$0.34$190.10 million$191.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q4$0.29$0.44$189.24 million$192.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q3$0.23$0.32$191.73 million$192.06 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q2$0.20$0.46$196.07 million$200.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q1$0.07$0.20$191.00 million$188.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q4$0.27($0.03)$183.23 million$192.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.31$172.20 million$181.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.19
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.35
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q3 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20171$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q1 20181$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q2 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20181$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q4 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Most Recent Dividend:8/23/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:1.28%
Dividend Growth:14.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:18.63% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.75% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
25.53% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)

Dividend History by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE EIG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.33%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/12/2017Douglas D DirksCEOSell83,890$41.93$3,517,507.70View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017Stephen V FestaCOOSell18,329$39.26$719,596.54View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017John P NelsonEVPSell14,000$39.63$554,820.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell6,500$35.00$227,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell20,458$30.00$613,740.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell1,142$30.00$34,260.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Richard P HallmanEVPSell16,588$27.71$459,653.48View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Richard W BlakeyDirectorBuy260$28.00$7,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell9,647$32.00$308,704.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell5,700$31.00$176,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell16,482$30.17$497,261.94View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell7,218$30.23$218,200.14View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Stephen V FestaCOOSell6,000$29.90$179,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Ann W NelsonEVPSell10,002$30.00$300,060.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell37,632$28.89$1,087,188.48View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell20,294$28.53$578,987.82View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell8,971$28.54$256,032.34View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell5,386$28.51$153,554.86View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell16,217$28.51$462,346.67View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016John P NelsonEVPSell23,700$28.50$675,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Gretchen HofelingVPSell3,780$28.00$105,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Richard P HallmanEVPSell5,000$28.33$141,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell31,593$27.64$873,230.52View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell18,070$27.82$502,707.40View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Douglas D DirksCEOSell67,907$27.99$1,900,716.93View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Ann W. NelsonEVPSell2,748$27.00$74,196.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Gretchen HofelingVPSell3,000$26.59$79,770.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Stephen V. FestaCOOSell11,144$26.71$297,656.24View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Lenard T. OrmsbyEVPSell25,500$27.13$691,815.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015John P. NelsonEVPSell25,500$27.27$695,385.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Michael J McsallyDirectorBuy2,000$21.65$43,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Valerie R GlennDirectorBuy1,115$22.28$24,842.20View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$22.50$22,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$22.75$22,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Michael D RumbolzDirectorBuy1,000$23.90$23,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Lenard T OrmsbyEVPSell10,000$24.30$243,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Michael J McsallyDirectorBuy2,000$24.41$48,820.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Richard W BlakeyDirectorBuy1,000$23.50$23,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Richard P HallmanEVPSell5,000$20.81$104,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Douglas D DirksCEOSell75,000$21.71$1,628,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Michael McsallyDirectorBuy2,500$20.17$50,425.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Valerie GlennDirectorBuy1,300$19.80$25,740.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013T Hale JohnstonSVPSell4,441$32.00$142,112.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013David QuezadaSVPSell9,382$32.00$300,224.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Ann W NelsonEVPSell20,000$28.30$566,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Lenard OrmsbyEVPSell30,000$28.53$855,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Douglas DirksCEOBuy1,000$29.03$29,030.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013John NelsonEVPSell15,000$28.38$425,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Valerie GlennDirectorSell7,500$28.40$213,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013William YockeCFOSell30,000$28.67$860,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
Latest Headlines for Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
americanbankingnews.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc (EIG) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 3:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 9:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Employers Holdings (EIG) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 2:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:EIG) : September 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 5:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EIG-US : September 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 9:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Survey: White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) and Employers Holdings (EIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. : EIG-US: Dividend Analysis : August 09th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc (EIG) Now Covered by Buckingham Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Employers Holdings Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 4:30 AM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For Employers Holdings
www.nasdaq.com - September 7 at 6:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWorkplace Safety Can Give Small Business Owners a Recruiting Edge, EMPLOYERS Survey Finds
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 6:11 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPaychex Acquires HR Outsourcing Holdings
seekingalpha.com - August 24 at 6:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Comparison: ProAssurance Corporation (PRA) versus Employers Holdings (EIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 8:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: Assured Guaranty (AGO) versus Employers Holdings (NYSE:EIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EIG-US : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. :EIG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Weighs in on Employers Holdings Inc's Q3 2017 Earnings (NYSE:EIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EIG earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 3:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 11:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc (EIG) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 7:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 (EIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 3:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Employers Holdings Inc (NYSE:EIG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 11:09 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers Holdings - A Rare Value In This Market
seekingalpha.com - May 28 at 3:21 AM
nasdaq.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc (EIG) Ex-Dividend Date...
www.nasdaq.com - May 7 at 10:30 AM
marketbeat.com logoEmployers Holdings posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - April 26 at 7:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 23 at 5:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Other E
biz.yahoo.com - March 9 at 5:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers' (EIG) CEO Doug Dirks on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - February 25 at 4:40 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 5:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEmployers Holdings Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - December 20 at 6:19 PM
streetinsider.com logoEmployers Holdings (EIG) Appoints Michael Paquette to EVP, CFO
www.streetinsider.com - December 17 at 5:12 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhi
biz.yahoo.com - December 16 at 5:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers Holdings goes ex-dividend today
seekingalpha.com - November 7 at 8:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 4:52 PM
cnbc.com logoEmployers Holdings posts 3Q profit
www.cnbc.com - October 27 at 9:26 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEmployers Holdings misses by $0.02, misses on revenue
seekingalpha.com - October 26 at 5:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Employers Holdings Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - October 26 at 4:51 PM



Employers Holdings (EIG) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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