NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $40.11 -0.99 (-2.41 %) (As of 03/20/2019 06:54 AM ET)Previous Close$41.10Today's Range$40.06 - $41.2652-Week Range$39.10 - $47.97Volume125,251 shsAverage Volume244,358 shsMarket Capitalization$1.32 billionP/E Ratio9.76Dividend Yield2.14%Beta0.78 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 CIK1379041 Webwww.employers.com Phone888-682-6671Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.37 Quick Ratio0.37Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.76 Forward P/E Ratio18.83 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$813.50 million Price / Sales1.62 Cash Flow$4.5067 per share Price / Cash Flow8.90 Book Value$31.04 per share Price / Book1.29Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.11 Net Income$141.30 million Net Margins17.09% Return on Equity14.04% Return on Assets3.52%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares32,830,000Market Cap$1.32 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Investors 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 yield of 2.19%. The ex-dividend date 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.62. The financial services provider earned $205.80 million during 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 quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $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 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Employers' stock. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Employers' stock price to reach $47.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.2% 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 stories about EIG stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Employers earned a coverage optimism score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Employers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Employers include Kemper (KMPR), Axis Capital (AXS), Hanover Insurance Group (THG), Selective Insurance Group (SIGI), Enstar Group (ESGR), RLI (RLI), White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM), AmTrust Financial Services (AFSI), Mercury General (MCY), National General (NGHC), ASPEN INS HOLDI/SH (AHL), Navigators Group (NAVG), ProAssurance (PRA), Horace Mann Educators (HMN) and Kinsale Capital Group (KNSL). What other stocks do shareholders of Employers own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Employers investors own include Axon Enterprise (AAXN), Appian (APPN), Control4 (CTRL), Mercadolibre (MELI), Arista Networks (ANET), NV5 Global (NVEE), Diamond Hill Investment Group (DHIL), Talend (TLND), Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT) and Starbucks (SBUX). 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.30%), FMR LLC (4.78%), Northern Trust Corp (3.40%), Norges Bank (2.11%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.40%). 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Two Sigma Investments LP, FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, James Investment Research Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and BlackRock Inc.. 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 Norges Bank, WINTON GROUP Ltd, American Century Companies Inc., Millennium Management LLC, 361 Capital LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and Acadian Asset Management 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 $40.11. 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. 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: 235 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 254 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 489MarketBeat'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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the QQQ ETF?