Loews Company Profile (NYSE:L)

About Loews

Loews logoLoews Corporation is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in commercial property and casualty insurance; operation of offshore oil and gas drilling rigs; transportation and storage of natural gas and natural gas liquids and gathering and processing of natural gas, and operation of a chain of hotels. The Company's subsidiaries include CNA Financial Corporation (CNA); Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (Diamond Offshore); Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (Boardwalk Pipeline), and Loews Hotels Holding Corporation (Loews Hotels). CNA's insurance products include commercial property and casualty coverages, including surety. CNA's services include risk management, information services, warranty and claims administration. Diamond Offshore is engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the business of operating drilling rigs that are chartered on a contract basis for fixed terms by companies engaged in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-line Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: L
  • CUSIP: 54042410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.98
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $43.43
  • 52-Week Range: $336,600,000.00 - $35.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.15
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.68
  • P/E Growth: 2.77
  • Market Cap: $15.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 336,600,000
  • Beta: 0.73
  • Net Margins: 4.82%
  • Return on Equity: 3.88%
  • Return on Assets: 1.15%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.46%
  • Current Ratio: 0.34%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.34%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Loews (NYSE:L) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $43.00 (8.47% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Loews (NYSE:L)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$42.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Loews (NYSE:L)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/6/2017Q416$0.63$0.79$3.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.69$0.97$3.21 billion$3.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.63($0.19)$2.32 billion$2.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.47$0.30$3.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q415$0.76($0.58)$3.52 million$3.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.59$0.50$3.52 million$317.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.70$0.46$3.59 million$3.44 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.75$0.29$3.69 million$3.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015$0.89$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.58$0.57$3.78 billion$3.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.68$0.47$3.60 billion$3.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.68$0.79$3.63 billion$3.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.70$0.63$3.67 billion$3.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2014Q413$0.71($0.51)$2.44 billion$2.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.78$0.73$3.72 billion$3.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.80$0.69$3.39 billion$3.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.84$0.62$3.74 million$3.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q4 2012$0.30($0.08)$3.55 billion$3.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.71$0.45$2.20 million$2.46 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.75$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.89$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.84$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.84$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.91$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2011$0.88$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Loews (NYSE:L)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.20 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q2 20161$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20161$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q4 20161$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q1 20171$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q2 20171$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q3 20171$0.91$0.91$0.91
Q4 20171$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q1 20181$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q2 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q3 20181$0.94$0.94$0.94
Q4 20181$0.79$0.79$0.79
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Loews (NYSE:L)
Annual Dividend:$0.25
Dividend Yield:0.53%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:13.37% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
8.25% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
7.81% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Loews (NYSE:L)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Loews (NYSE:L)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 58.05%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/7/2017Joseph L BowerDirectorSell23$46.21$1,062.83View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Mark S SchwartzVPSell56$46.59$2,609.04View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016Kenneth I SiegelInsiderSell17,008$47.49$807,709.92View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016Mark S SchwartzVPSell5,578$47.10$262,723.80View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016Andrew H TischInsiderSell2,794$47.38$132,379.72View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016David B EdelsonInsiderSell1,833$47.22$86,554.26View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Mark S SchwartzVPSell2,308$44.75$103,283.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Philip A LaskawyDirectorSell101$45.15$4,560.15View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Joseph L BowerDirectorSell88$44.62$3,926.56View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Richard Waldo ScottSVPSell7,973$42.29$337,178.17View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Walter L HarrisDirectorSell130$41.61$5,409.30View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Paul J FribourgDirectorSell126$41.90$5,279.40View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Joseph L BowerDirectorSell72$39.95$2,876.40View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Walter L HarrisDirectorSell203$40.33$8,186.99View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Gary W GarsonInsiderSell1,120$39.68$44,441.60View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Gary W GarsonInsiderSell4,857$38.92$189,034.44View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Paul J FribourgDirectorSell1,500$36.54$54,810.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Joseph L BowerDirectorSell1,599$37.05$59,242.95View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Andrew H TischInsiderSell134,700$35.98$4,846,506.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Andrew H TischInsiderSell165,300$36.52$6,036,756.00View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Gary W. GarsoninsiderSell1,623$35.36$57,389.28View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016David B. EdelsonCFOSell3,300$37.88$125,004.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Jonathan M. TischinsiderSell4,388$37.43$164,242.84View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Anthony WeltersDirectorBuy3,000$38.31$114,930.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Andrew H TischInsiderSell148,000$37.10$5,490,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Andrew H TischInsiderSell85,880$37.43$3,214,488.40View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Walter L. HarrisDirectorSell1,500$35.92$53,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Paul J. FribourgDirectorSell1,500$36.31$54,465.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Andrew H TischInsiderSell93,220$39.00$3,635,580.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Walter L HarrisDirectorSell1,500$40.11$60,165.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Joseph L BowerDirectorSell3,263$40.58$132,412.54View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Walter L HarrisDirectorSell1,500$40.84$61,260.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Charles M DikerDirectorSell1,500$42.22$63,330.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Charles D DavidsonDirectorBuy10,000$42.38$423,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Andrew H TischInsiderSell60,000$41.59$2,495,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015David B EdelsonCFOSell45,000$40.83$1,837,350.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Walter L HarrisDirectorSell1,500$41.34$62,010.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Charles M DikerDirectorSell1,500$43.24$64,860.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Philip A LaskawyDirectorSell3,000$43.42$130,260.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Walter L HarrisDirectorSell1,500$43.67$65,505.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Paul J FribourgDirectorSell1,500$43.53$65,295.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Joseph L BowerDirectorSell3,035$43.26$131,294.10View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Paul J FribourgDirectorSell1,500$43.26$64,890.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Charles M DikerDirectorSell1,500$43.28$64,920.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Charles DikerDirectorSell1,200$43.02$51,624.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Gary GarsonInsiderSell11,250$43.46$488,925.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Paul FribourgDirectorSell1,200$43.56$52,272.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014James TischInsiderSell8,317$47.41$394,308.97View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Gary W GarsonInsiderSell22,400$48.87$1,094,688.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Philip LaskawyDirectorSell5,700$45.02$256,614.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Mark SchwartzInsiderSell4,321$47.24$204,124.04View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Ann BermanDirectorSell10,400$47.58$494,832.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Kenneth SiegelSVPSell6,771$47.11$318,981.81View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Charles M DikerDirectorSell2,400$45.88$110,112.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Gary W GarsonInsiderSell11,250$43.10$484,875.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2012Ken MillerDirectorBuy5,000$40.99$204,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2012Gary W GarsonInsiderSell11,250$42.00$472,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2012Kenneth I SiegelSVPSell5,152$42.00$216,384.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Paul J FribourgDirectorSell1,200$40.77$48,924.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Philip A LaskawyDirectorSell1,200$40.51$48,612.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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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, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.0625 per share on Tuesday, March 14th. This represents a $0.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th.

Where is Loews' stock going? Where will Loews' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Loews' shares. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Loews' share price to reach $43.00 in the next year.

When will Loews announce their earnings?

Loews is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Loews stock?

Loews' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.83%), Davis Selected Advisers (1.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.01%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.98%), Kiltearn Partners LLP (0.88%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (0.62%). Company insiders that own Loews stock include Andrew H Tisch, Anthony Welters, David B Edelson, Gary W Garson, Jonathan M Tisch, Joseph L Bower, Kenneth I Siegel, Mark S Schwartz, Paul J Fribourg, Philip A Laskawy, Richard Waldo Scott and Walter L Harris.

Who sold Loews stock? Who is selling Loews stock?

Loews' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SSI Investment Management Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Aviva PLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Gabelli Funds LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System and Menta Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Loews stock in the last year include Andrew H Tisch, David B Edelson, Gary W Garson, Joseph L Bower, Kenneth I Siegel, Mark S Schwartz, Paul J Fribourg, Philip A Laskawy, Richard Waldo Scott and Walter L Harris.

Who bought Loews stock? Who is buying Loews stock?

Loews' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Kiltearn Partners LLP, Janus Capital Management LLC, Davis Selected Advisers, Elgethun Capital Management and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

How do I buy Loews stock?

Shares of Loews can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Loews stock cost?

One share of Loews stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.98.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff