NYSE:GNW - Genworth Financial Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$4.64 +0.01 (+0.22 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 11:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.63
Today's Range$4.63 - $4.68
52-Week Range$2.66 - $4.92
Volume11,850 shs
Average Volume2.09 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.32 billion
P/E Ratio3.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Genworth Financial logoGenworth Financial, Inc. provides insurance and homeownership solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: U.S. Mortgage Insurance, Canada Mortgage Insurance, Australia Mortgage Insurance, U.S. Life Insurance, and Runoff. The U.S. Mortgage Insurance segment offers mortgage insurance products primarily insuring prime-based, individually underwritten residential mortgage loans. The Canada Mortgage Insurance segment provides flow mortgage insurance; and bulk mortgage insurance products and services that aid in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets, as well as helps lenders manage capital and risk in Canada. The Australia Mortgage Insurance segment offers flow mortgage insurance and bulk mortgage insurance that aids in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets and helps lenders manage capital and risk. The U.S. Life Insurance segment offers long-term care insurance products and fixed annuity products in the United States. The Runoff segment covers non-strategic products, which primarily include variable annuity, variable life insurance, institutional, corporate-owned life insurance, and accident and health insurance products. This segment's institutional products include funding agreements, funding agreements backing notes, and guaranteed investment contracts. It distributes its products and services primarily through appointed independent producers and employer groups. Genworth Financial, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.31
Current Ratio0.28
Quick Ratio0.28


Trailing P/E Ratio3.36
Forward P/E Ratio4.73
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.30 billion
Price / Sales0.28
Cash Flow$1.9745 per share
Price / Cash2.35
Book Value$30.71 per share
Price / Book0.15


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.39
Net Income$817 million
Net Margins9.39%
Return on Equity4.50%
Return on Assets0.65%


Outstanding Shares500,620,000
Market Cap$2,322.90

Genworth Financial (NYSE:GNW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Genworth Financial's stock symbol?

Genworth Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GNW."

How were Genworth Financial's earnings last quarter?

Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The financial services provider reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $2.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.15 billion. Genworth Financial had a net margin of 9.39% and a return on equity of 4.50%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.29 EPS. View Genworth Financial's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for GNW?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Genworth Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Genworth Financial's stock price to reach $4.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.2%. View Analyst Ratings for Genworth Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genworth Financial?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genworth Financial in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Genworth Financial stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Genworth Financial stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shares of Genworth have outperformed the industry in a year’s time.  The stock also witnessed its estimates for both 2018 and 2019 move north in the last 60 days. Genworth has agreed to be acquired by China Oceanwide. This merger will consolidate Genworth’s financial position in the mortgage insurance and long-term care insurance markets. Also, it will remain committed toward its key financial priorities of strengthening the balance sheet and stabilizing and improving ratings over time, particularly in its U.S. MI business. It is intensifying focus on streamlining and rationalizing business to mainly improve performance and enhance financial and strategic flexibility. However, new products and pricing changes in the U.S. Life Insurance Division implemented over the past couple of years led to lower sales for Genworth that remains a concern." (7/3/2018)
  • 2. BTIG Research analysts commented, "Financial’s (GNW) deal to be acquired by $5.43 per share in cash had been viewed as a binary event featuring two key hurdles: approvals from both the States (CFIUS) and the Insurance (DDOI). One of which was removed when the Genworth stated in a press release on Saturday that CFIUS had completed its review of the proposed transaction and concluded that there are no unresolved national security concerns." (6/12/2018)
  • 3. Wells Fargo & Co analysts commented, "We confirmed that RBC estimate assumes no cash contribution to GLIC from the holding company. The estimate does not include the impact of tax reform on certain other factors in the RBC calculation, which was sized by GNW management on the recent Q4 2017 conference call to be 50­60 additional points." (2/21/2018)

Who are some of Genworth Financial's key competitors?

Who are Genworth Financial's key executives?

Genworth Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas Joseph McInerney, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Kelly Lee Groh, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Kevin Douglas Schneider, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel Joseph Sheehan IV, CFA, Chief Investment Officer & Exec. VP (Age 52)
  • Mr. Ward Edward Bobitz, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)

Has Genworth Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about GNW stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Genworth Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.58 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Genworth Financial's major shareholders?

Genworth Financial's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Crescent Grove Advisors LLC (0.18%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.05%), Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.02%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.02%) and Creative Planning (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genworth Financial.

Which institutional investors are selling Genworth Financial stock?

GNW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Creative Planning and Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genworth Financial.

Which institutional investors are buying Genworth Financial stock?

GNW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Crescent Grove Advisors LLC and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genworth Financial.

How do I buy shares of Genworth Financial?

Shares of GNW 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 Genworth Financial's stock price today?

One share of GNW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.65.

How big of a company is Genworth Financial?

Genworth Financial has a market capitalization of $2.32 billion and generates $8.30 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $817 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis. Genworth Financial employs 3,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Genworth Financial?

Genworth Financial's mailing address is 6620 WEST BROAD STREET, RICHMOND VA, 23230. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 804-281-6000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Genworth Financial (NYSE GNW)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  283 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  405 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  688
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Genworth Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GNW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GNW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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