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

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$41.01 +0.18 (+0.44 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 10:04 AM ET)
Previous Close$40.83
Today's Range$40.90 - $41.08
52-Week Range$39.10 - $47.97
Volume3,462 shs
Average Volume164,053 shs
Market Capitalization$1.33 billion
P/E Ratio9.98
Dividend Yield2.17%
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$4.6130 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. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 5th. This is an increase from Employers's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.31 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.62. The financial services provider earned $205.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $198.98 million. Employers had a net margin of 17.09% and a return on equity of 14.04%. During the same quarter in the prior 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.

How can I listen to Employers' earnings call?

Employers will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 11:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8558592056.

What price target have analysts set for EIG?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Employers' stock. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Employers' stock price to reach $47.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% 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?

Headlines about EIG stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Employers earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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, Exec. VP & COO (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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.40%), Strs Ohio (0.07%), First Quadrant L P CA (0.05%), 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 institutional investors are selling Employers stock?

EIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Quadrant L P CA and 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 institutional investors are buying Employers stock?

EIG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tibra Equities Europe Ltd, Strs Ohio, 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 $40.7757.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.32 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:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  495
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 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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