NYSE:EIG - Employers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $41.51 -0.12 (-0.29 %) (As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$41.51Today's Range$41.05 - $41.9552-Week Range$39.31 - $47.97Volume76,321 shsAverage Volume161,506 shsMarket Capitalization$1.33 billionP/E Ratio10.10Dividend Yield2.11%Beta0.79 ProfileAnalyst 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; 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. 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 Webhttp://www.employers.com/ Phone888-682-6671Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.37 Quick Ratio0.37Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.10 Forward P/E Ratio18.05 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$813.50 million Price / Sales1.64 Cash Flow$4.5515 per share Price / Cash Flow9.12 Book Value$33.44 per share Price / Book1.24Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.11 Net Income$141.30 million Net Margins20.04% Return on Equity13.71% Return on Assets3.54%Miscellaneous Employees704 Outstanding Shares32,052,000Market Cap$1.33 billion Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (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, April 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, May 22nd. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 7th. View Employers' Dividend History. How were Employers' earnings last quarter? Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.40. The financial services provider earned $197 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $214.73 million. Employers had a net margin of 20.04% and a return on equity of 13.71%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.77 EPS. View Employers' Earnings History. When is Employers' next earnings date? Employers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Employers. What price target have analysts set for EIG? 1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Employers' shares. 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 13.2% 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? Headlines about EIG stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Employers earned a news impact score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Employers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Employers include Axis Capital (AXS), Hanover Insurance Group (THG), Selective Insurance Group (SIGI), RLI (RLI), Enstar Group (ESGR), Mercury General (MCY), White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM), AmTrust Financial Services (AFSI), National General (NGHC), ASPEN INS HOLDI/SH (AHL), Navigators Group (NAVG), ProAssurance (PRA), Kinsale Capital Group (KNSL), Horace Mann Educators (HMN) and State Auto Financial (STFC). 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), Axon Enterprise (AAXN), Appian (APPN), Magnegas Applied Tchnlgy Sltns (MNGA), NV5 Global (NVEE), Arista Networks (ANET), Rexahn Pharmaceuticals (RNN), Coupa Software (COUP), Control4 (CTRL) and Diamond Hill Investment Group (DHIL). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.13%), FMR LLC (4.61%), Northern Trust Corp (3.50%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.41%) and Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (1.30%). 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 Marshall Wace LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., FMR LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Morgan Stanley and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco 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 $41.51. How big of a company is Employers? Employers has a market capitalization of $1.33 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 239 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 259 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 498MarketBeat'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 5/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Municipal Bonds Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.