OneBeacon Insurance Group Company Profile (NYSE:OB)

About OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)

OneBeacon Insurance Group logoOneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OneBeacon) is a specialty property and casualty insurance writer that offers a range of insurance products in the United States. The Company's segments include Specialty Products, Specialty Industries, and Investing, Financing and Corporate. As of December 31, 2016, the Specialty Products segment consisted of 10 underwriting operating segments representing an aggregation based on those that offer products, coverages and services to customers across the United States. As of December 31, 2016, the Specialty Industries segment consisted of six underwriting operating segments representing an aggregation based on those that focus on solving the needs of a particular customer or industry group. The Investing, Financing and Corporate segment includes the investing and financing activities for OneBeacon on a consolidated basis, and certain other activities conducted through the Company and its intermediate subsidiaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:OB
  • CUSIP: G6774210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.71 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,741,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.09
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.86
  • 52 Week Range: $13.63 - $18.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.12
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.17 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.46
  • Book Value: $10.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.69
  • Annual Dividend: $0.84
  • Dividend Yield: 4.6%
  • Net Margins: 0.10%
  • Return on Equity: -0.12%
  • Return on Assets: 0.03%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.27%
  • Current Ratio: 0.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.29%
  • Average Volume: 113,288 shs.
  • Beta: 0.57
  • Short Ratio: 1.56

Frequently Asked Questions for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)

What is OneBeacon Insurance Group's stock symbol?

OneBeacon Insurance Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "OB."

How often does OneBeacon Insurance Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for OneBeacon Insurance Group?

OneBeacon Insurance Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 25th. Investors of record on Friday, September 8th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. View OneBeacon Insurance Group's Dividend History.

How were OneBeacon Insurance Group's earnings last quarter?

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:OB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.24. The business earned $294 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $295.10 million. OneBeacon Insurance Group had a net margin of 0.10% and a negative return on equity of 0.12%. View OneBeacon Insurance Group's Earnings History.

When will OneBeacon Insurance Group make its next earnings announcement?

OneBeacon Insurance Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for OneBeacon Insurance Group.

Who are some of OneBeacon Insurance Group's key competitors?

Who are OneBeacon Insurance Group's key executives?

OneBeacon Insurance Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lowndes Andrew Smith, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Timothy Michael Miller, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Paul H. McDonough, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Paul J. Brehm, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer, Chief Actuary
  • Dennis A. Crosby, Executive Vice President
  • Maureen A. Phillips, Senior Vice President, General Counsel
  • John C. Treacy, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer
  • Reid T. Campbell, Director
  • Manning Rountree, Director
  • Morgan W. Davis, Independent Director

How do I buy OneBeacon Insurance Group stock?

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

What is OneBeacon Insurance Group's stock price today?

One share of OneBeacon Insurance Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.09.

MarketBeat Community Rating for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE OB)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  101 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  185
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
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Analysts' Ratings History for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
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Earnings History for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Earnings by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Earnings History by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE OB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017$0.14N/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$0.15($0.09)$295.10 million$294.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.18$0.24$293.60 million$277.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q4 2016$0.14$0.22$287.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$0.14$0.09$295.80 million$284.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q1$0.22$0.38$283.10 million$310.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2016Q4$0.21$0.28$332.40 million$296.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q3$0.20$0.06$293.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q314$0.16$0.13$306.50 million$314.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2015Q4 2014$0.31($0.37)$316.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q214$0.30$0.17$293.80 million$301.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q114$0.26$0.11$286.80 million$290.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q413$0.28$0.30$274.50 million$306.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$0.22$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.21$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.26$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.52$316.40 million$348.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.70
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.76
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q2 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q4 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q1 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q2 20181$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q3 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Most Recent Dividend:9/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:4.64%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:115.07% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
186.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
112.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)

Dividend History by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE OB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 76.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 17.26%
Insider Trades by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for OneBeacon Insurance Group (NYSE:OB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/7/2017Patrick A. ThieleDirectorSell20,146$18.16$365,851.36View SEC Filing  
6/27/2017Lowndes Andrew SmithDirectorSell10,000$18.16$181,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2017Paul H McdonoughInsiderSell4,000$18.21$72,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Lowndes Andrew SmithDirectorSell10,000$18.28$182,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017T Michael MillerCEOSell30,000$18.29$548,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Lowndes Andrew SmithDirectorSell10,000$18.31$183,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Patrick A ThieleDirectorSell10,000$18.22$182,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016T Michael MillerCEOSell59,440$13.01$773,314.40View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016T Michael MillerCEOSell74,000$12.94$957,560.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016T Michael MillerCEOSell43,000$12.97$557,710.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Morgan W DavisDirectorBuy7,500$12.98$97,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Kent D UrnessDirectorBuy2,500$14.98$37,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Patrick A ThieleDirectorBuy8,000$14.49$115,920.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015John C TreacyCAOBuy1,988$14.81$29,442.28View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Maureen PhillipsSVPBuy1,700$16.13$27,421.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Patrick A ThieleDirectorBuy7,000$16.25$113,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Patrick A ThieleDirectorBuy8,000$14.71$117,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014T Michael MillerCEOSell90,850$15.33$1,392,730.50View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Morgan DavisDirectorBuy13,000$14.48$188,240.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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OneBeacon Insurance Group (OB) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by Staff

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