NYSE:L - Loews Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$50.16 +0.01 (+0.02 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 02:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$50.16
Today's Range$49.99 - $50.23
52-Week Range$45.01 - $53.59
Volume937,136 shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.83 billion
P/E Ratio17.54
Dividend Yield0.50%
Beta0.68
Loews logoLoews Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides commercial property and casualty insurance in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and Singapore. The company offers management and professional liability insurance and risk management services, and other specialized property and casualty coverages; commercial surety and fidelity bonds; and warranty and alternative risk services primarily for vehicles and cell phones. Its commercial property insurance products include standard and excess property, marine, and boiler and machinery coverages; and casualty insurance products comprise workers' compensation, general and product liability, commercial auto, and umbrella coverages. The company also provides loss-sensitive insurance programs; and risk management, information, and claims administration services. It markets its insurance products and services primarily through independent agents, brokers, and managing general underwriters. In addition, the company owns and operates 17 offshore drilling rigs consisting of 4 drillships; and 7 ultra-deepwater, 4 deepwater, and 2 mid-water semisubmersible rigs. Further, it is involved in the transportation and storage of natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs). It owns and operates natural gas pipelines covering approximately 13,880 miles of interconnected pipelines; approximately 455 miles of NGL pipelines in Louisiana and Texas; and underground storage fields with aggregate working gas capacity of approximately 205.0 billion cubic feet of natural gas. Additionally, it operates 24 hotels in the United States and Canada. The company was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:L
CUSIP54042410
Phone212-521-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.52
Current Ratio0.35
Quick Ratio0.35

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.54
Forward P/E Ratio14.75
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.74 billion
Price / Sales1.15
Cash Flow$5.3475 per share
Price / Cash9.38
Book Value$72.98 per share
Price / Book0.69

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.86
Net Income$1.16 billion
Net Margins8.15%
Return on Equity4.11%
Return on Assets1.21%

Miscellaneous

Employees18,100
Outstanding Shares315,980,000
Market Cap$15.83 billion

Loews (NYSE:L) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Loews' stock symbol?

Loews trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "L."

How often does Loews pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Loews?

Loews declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.0625 per share on Tuesday, September 11th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 28th. View Loews' Dividend History.

How were Loews' earnings last quarter?

Loews Co. (NYSE:L) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 30th. The insurance provider reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.03. The insurance provider had revenue of $3.59 billion for the quarter. Loews had a return on equity of 4.11% and a net margin of 8.15%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.68 earnings per share. View Loews' Earnings History.

When is Loews' next earnings date?

Loews is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Loews.

What price target have analysts set for L?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Loews' stock. Their predictions range from $30.70 to $76.00. On average, they expect Loews' stock price to reach $53.5667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Loews.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Loews?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Loews in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Loews.

Who are some of Loews' key competitors?

Who are Loews' key executives?

Loews' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jonathan M. Tisch, Co-Chairman (Age 64)
  • Mr. James S. Tisch, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. David B. Edelson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Kenneth I. Siegel, Sr. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard Waldo Scott, Sr. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 65)

Has Loews been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about L stock have trended positive recently, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog 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. Loews earned a news impact score of 0.42 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the insurance provider an impact score of 47.67 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Loews.

Who are Loews' major shareholders?

Loews' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.64%), Boston Partners (2.61%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (1.82%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.74%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.99%) and Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.68%). Company insiders that own Loews stock include Andrew H Tisch, Ann E Berman, Charles M Diker, David B Edelson, Jonathan M Tisch, Joseph L Bower, Kenneth I Siegel, Marc A Alpert, Mark S Schwartz, Paul J Fribourg, Philip A Laskawy, Richard Waldo Scott and Walter L Harris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Loews.

Which major investors are selling Loews stock?

L stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Systematic Financial Management LP, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Loews company stock in the last year include Ann E Berman, Charles M Diker, David B Edelson, Jonathan M Tisch, Joseph L Bower, Kenneth I Siegel, Marc A Alpert, Mark S Schwartz, Richard Waldo Scott and Walter L Harris. View Insider Buying and Selling for Loews.

Which major investors are buying Loews stock?

L stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, Unigestion Holding SA, Hexavest Inc., Millennium Management LLC, KBC Group NV, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Citadel Advisors LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Loews.

How do I buy shares of Loews?

Shares of L 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 Loews' stock price today?

One share of L stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.16.

How big of a company is Loews?

Loews has a market capitalization of $15.83 billion and generates $13.74 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $1.16 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.86 on an earnings per share basis. Loews employs 18,100 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Loews?

Loews' mailing address is 667 MADISON AVE, NEW YORK NY, 10065. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 212-521-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Loews (NYSE L)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  163 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  378
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Loews and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe L will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe L will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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