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

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$41.45 +0.65 (+1.59 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 03:44 AM ET)
Previous Close$40.80
Today's Range$40.30 - $41.55
52-Week Range$38.35 - $50.45
Volume109,900 shs
Average Volume134,837 shs
Market Capitalization$1.34 billion
P/E Ratio14.34
Dividend Yield1.96%
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 Ratio14.34
Forward P/E Ratio15.94
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$799.30 million
Price / Sales1.70
Cash Flow$3.6976 per share
Price / Cash11.21
Book Value$29.22 per share
Price / Book1.42


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. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.93%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 8th. View Employers' Dividend History.

How were Employers' earnings last quarter?

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.88 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.33. The financial services provider earned $211.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $259.70 million. Employers had a return on equity of 11.45% and a net margin of 13.11%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last 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 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Employers' stock. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Employers' share price to reach $44.50 in the next twelve months. 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?

Press coverage about EIG stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Employers earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 44.90 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are Employers' major shareholders?

Employers' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 bought 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 $41.45.

How big of a company is Employers?

Employers has a market capitalization of $1.34 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 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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