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NYSE:MKL

Markel - MKL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$1,335.60
+31.96 (+2.45%)
(As of 02/3/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$1,307.19
$1,347.21
50-Day Range
$1,253.44
$1,439.96
52-Week Range
$1,064.09
$1,519.24
Volume
52,985 shs
Average Volume
33,658 shs
Market Capitalization
$17.96 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$1,483.33

Markel MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.6% Upside
$1,516.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.78% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.65
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.36mentions of Markel in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$61,530 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.59%
From $83.65 to $90.00 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.10 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

516th out of 858 stocks

Fire, Marine, & Casualty Insurance Industry

32nd out of 47 stocks

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About Markel (NYSE:MKL) Stock

Markel Corp. is a financial holding company, which engages in underwriting specialty insurance products for a variety of niche markets. It operates through the Insurance and Reinsurance segments. The Insurance segment includes all direct business and facultative placements written within the company's underwriting operations. The Reinsurance segment deals with all treaty reinsurance written within the company's underwriting operations. The company was founded by Samuel A. Markel in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, VA.

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MKL Stock News Headlines

Markel Full Year 2022 Earnings: Beats Expectations
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth
The next major energy revolution is unfolding right now. And it could hand early investors as much as 46,700% gains…
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Markel (MKL) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
Markel reports 2022 financial results
Markel (MKL) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth
The next major energy revolution is unfolding right now. And it could hand early investors as much as 46,700% gains…
Markel (MKL) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
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Why Markel Stock Jumped 6.8% in 2022
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MKL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/01/2021
Today
2/04/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-Industry
Property & Casualty Insurance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
57053510
Employees
20,300
Year Founded
1930

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$1,516.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$1,600.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$1,400.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+11.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.75
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.43 billion
Pretax Margin
0.80%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$11.82 billion
Cash Flow
$85.56 per share
Book Value
$1,033.49 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
13,216,000
Market Cap
$17.96 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.77

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Key Executives

  • Thomas Sinnickson GaynerThomas Sinnickson Gayner
    Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Michael R. Heaton
    Executive Vice President
  • Richard Randolph Grinnan
    Secretary, Chief Legal Officer & Senior VP
  • Andrew G. Crowley
    President-Markel Ventures
  • Jeremy A. Noble
    President-Insurance













MKL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Markel stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Markel in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" MKL shares.
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What is Markel's stock price forecast for 2023?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Markel's stock. Their MKL share price forecasts range from $1,400.00 to $1,600.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $1,516.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have MKL shares performed in 2023?

Markel's stock was trading at $1,317.49 at the start of the year. Since then, MKL stock has increased by 1.4% and is now trading at $1,335.60.
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Are investors shorting Markel?

Markel saw a decrease in short interest in December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totaling 90,300 shares, a decrease of 16.7% from the December 15th total of 108,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 36,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 0.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Markel's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 25th 2023.
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How were Markel's earnings last quarter?

Markel Co. (NYSE:MKL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 1st. The insurance provider reported $16.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $11.84 by $4.70. The insurance provider earned $2.71 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.74 billion. Markel had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.86% and a negative net margin of 1.83%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $4.41 EPS.

What is Alan I. Kirshner's approval rating as Markel's CEO?

99 employees have rated Markel Chief Executive Officer Alan I. Kirshner on Glassdoor.com. Alan I. Kirshner has an approval rating of 89% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Markel own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Markel investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Mastercard (MA), Netflix (NFLX), PayPal (PYPL), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Walt Disney (DIS), Shopify (SHOP), Visa (V), Corning (GLW) and Arista Networks (ANET).

What is Markel's stock symbol?

Markel trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MKL."

Who are Markel's major shareholders?

Markel's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.60%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (2.44%), Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.56%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.35%), Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich (0.34%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.30%). Insiders that own company stock include A Lynne Puckett, Alan I Kirshner, Anthony F Markel, Anthony F Markel, Debora J Wilson, Richard R Whitt III, Steven A Markel, Stewart M Kasen and Thomas Sinnickson Gayner.
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How do I buy shares of Markel?

Shares of MKL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Markel's stock price today?

One share of MKL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,335.60.

How much money does Markel make?

Markel (NYSE:MKL) has a market capitalization of $17.96 billion and generates $11.82 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $2.43 billion in net income (profit) each year or ($23.22) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Markel have?

The company employs 20,300 workers across the globe.

Does Markel have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Markel: Abbey Protection Plc, Allsport Insurance Marketing Ltd, Alterra Capital Holdings, Alterra Capital Holdings Limited, Black/White & Associates Insurance Brokers, Brahmin Leather Works LLC, Bridge Underwriting AB, Buckner Heavylift Cranes LLC, CapTech Ventures Inc., Caunce O'Hara & Company Limited, City National Insurance Company, Costa Farms, Costa Farms Holdings LLC, Cottrell Inc., Eagle Construction of Va. LLC, Ellicott Dredge Enterprises LLC, Essentia Insurance Company, Evanston Insurance Company, FSB Insurance Service Limited, FirstComp Insurance Company, Galleon Marine Insurance Agency Limited, Havco WP LLC, Independent Specialty Insurance Company, Lansing Building Products LLC, Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, MINT Canadian Specialty Underwriters Limited, MKL Services Company, Markel American Insurance Company, Markel Aspen Inc., Markel Bermuda Limited, Markel CATCo Investment Management Ltd., Markel CATCo Re Ltd., Markel CATCo Reinsurance Fund Ltd., Markel Canada Limited, Markel Capital Limited, Markel Consultancy Services Limited, Markel Eagle Investment II LLC, Markel Eagle Investment LLC, Markel Food Group Inc., Markel Global Reinsurance Company, Markel Holdings GmbH, Markel India Investments Inc., Markel Insurance Company, Markel Insurance S.E., Markel International Dubai Limited, Markel International Holdings Delaware Limited, Markel International Hong Kong Limited, Markel International Insurance Company Limited, Markel International Labuan Limited, Markel International Singapore Pte. Limited, Markel Law LLP, Markel Protection Limited, Markel Service Incorporated, Markel Services India Private Limited, Markel Surety Holding Corporation, Markel Syndicate Management Limited, Markel Ventures Inc., Markel West Inc., Metromont, Metromont LLC, National Specialty Insurance Company, Nautical Management Ltd., Nephila Advisors LLC, Nephila Capital, Nephila Capital Ltd., Nephila Holdings Ltd., Nephila Syndicate Management Limited, Panel Specialists Inc., ParkLand Ventures Inc., PartnerMD LLC, Pinnacle National Insurance Company, Prairie State Administrative Services Inc., Retail Data LLC, Rosemont Investment Group LLC, Rubik Reinsurance Ltd., Schouten Insurance International B.V., State National Companies, State National Companies Inc., State National Insurance Company Inc., Superior Specialty Insurance Company, SureTec Financial Corp., SureTec Insurance Company, Surety International SPC, T.B.A. Insurance Group Ltd., Terra Nova Holdings Ltd, Thompson Insurance Enterprises, United Specialty Insurance Company, VSC Fire & Security Inc., Volante DIFC Ltd, Volante Germany GmbH, Volante International Limited, Volante Specialty Risk LLC, and Weldship LLC.
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How can I contact Markel?

Markel's mailing address is 4521 HIGHWOODS PARKWAY, GLEN ALLEN VA, 23060. The official website for the company is www.markel.com. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at (804) 747-0136, via email at investorrelations@markelcorp.com, or via fax at 804-965-1600.

This page (NYSE:MKL) was last updated on 2/4/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff