NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$41.05 -0.40 (-0.97 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 06:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$41.45
Today's Range$41.05 - $42.05
52-Week Range$38.35 - $50.45
Volume154,800 shs
Average Volume106,674 shs
Market Capitalization$1.36 billion
P/E Ratio12.99
Dividend Yield1.93%
Employers logoEmployers 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.37
Quick Ratio0.37


Trailing P/E Ratio12.99
Forward P/E Ratio15.79
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$799.30 million
Price / Sales1.68
Cash Flow$3.6040 per share
Price / Cash11.39
Book Value$29.22 per share
Price / Book1.40


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89
Net Income$101.20 million
Net Margins13.11%
Return on Equity11.45%
Return on Assets2.76%


Outstanding Shares32,760,000

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 Wednesday, April 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 9th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, May 23rd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 8th. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.33. The financial services provider had revenue of $211.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $259.70 million. Employers had a net margin of 13.11% and a return on equity of 11.45%. Employers's revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.88 earnings per share. View Employers' Earnings History.

When is Employers' next earnings date?

Employers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Employers.

What price target have analysts set for EIG?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Employers' shares. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate Employers' share price to reach $44.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Employers.

Who are some of Employers' key competitors?

Who are Employers' key executives?

Employers' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas Dean Dirks, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Scott Paquette, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Stephen V. Festa, Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. John P. Nelson, Chief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Lenard Thomas Ormsby, Chief Legal Officer, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 66)

Has Employers been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about EIG stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Employers earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.47 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.92%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (2.05%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (1.99%), Millennium Management LLC (1.83%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.44%). Company insiders that own Employers stock include Ann W Nelson, Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers, Lenard T Ormsby, Richard P Hallman, Richard W Blakey and Stephen V Festa. 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 PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, KBC Group NV, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Opus Capital Group LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold Employers company stock in the last year include Douglas D Dirks, John P Nelson, Lawrence S Rogers and Lenard T Ormsby. View Insider Buying and Selling for Employers.

Which institutional investors are buying Employers stock?

EIG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd and Symphony 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 $41.05.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.36 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.

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 (EIG)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  162 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  174 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  336
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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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