Primerica Company Profile (NYSE:PRI)

About Primerica

Primerica logoPrimerica Inc. (Primerica) distributes financial products to middle-income households. The Company operates through three segments. The Term Life Insurance segment includes underwriting profits on its in-force book of term life insurance policies, net of reinsurance, which are underwritten by its life insurance company subsidiaries. The Investment and Savings Products segment includes retail and managed mutual funds, and annuities distributed through licensed broker-dealer subsidiaries and includes segregated funds, an individual annuity savings product that it underwrites through Primerica Life Insurance Company of Canada. In the United States, it distributes mutual fund and annuity products of various third-party companies. In Canada, it offers a Primerica-branded fund-of-funds mutual fund product, as well as mutual funds of mutual fund companies. The Corporate and Other Distributed Products segment consists of revenues and expenses related to the distribution of non-core products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PRI
  • CUSIP: 74164M10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $72.95
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $70.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $60.47
  • 52-Week Range: $37.09 - $75.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.27
  • P/E Growth: 1.24
  • Market Cap: $3.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 45,801,000
  • Beta: 1.13
  • Net Margins: 14.22%
  • Return on Equity: 17.78%
  • Return on Assets: 1.91%
  • Current Ratio: 0.65%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.65%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Primerica (NYSE:PRI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $71.50 (2.32% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/11/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$83.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/12/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$58.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016William BlairInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
10/20/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/17/2015Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> Buy$50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2016Q316$1.13$1.22$378.67 million$383.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$1.06$1.19$370.76 million$379.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.91$0.93$360.50 million$363.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q4$0.98$1.01$360.14 million$357.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.94$0.98$358.78 million$355.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.94$0.93$346.68 million$350.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.81$0.80$348.30 million$343.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.85$0.84$339.94 million$345.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.81$0.82$334.50 million$339.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.83$0.88$331.02 million$330.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.82$0.77$332.02 million$324.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2014Q4 13$0.79$0.87$325.90 million$327.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.76$0.78$314.80 million$319.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.72$0.74$316.78 million$312.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.65$310.10 million$308.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.70$0.67$294.57 million$304.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.68$0.72$277.94 million$299.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.65$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.63$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.61$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.57$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.57$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.57$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.53$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.13 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.90$0.91$0.91
Q2 20162$1.04$1.08$1.06
Q3 20162$1.12$1.15$1.14
Q4 20162$1.18$1.21$1.20
Q1 20172$1.16$1.19$1.18
Q2 20172$1.26$1.37$1.32
Q3 20172$1.27$1.37$1.32
Q4 20172$1.28$1.41$1.35
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
Annual Dividend:$0.72
Dividend Yield:0.98%
Dividend Growth:16.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:16.59% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.89% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
14.04% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.24%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/5/2017William A KellyInsiderSell2,500$70.90$177,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Alison S RandVPSell2,000$71.65$143,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$71.49$107,235.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$55.25$82,875.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$57.11$85,665.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Joel M BabbitDirectorSell1,406$57.31$80,577.86View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$56.28$84,420.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Jeffrey S FendlerInsiderSell1,000$56.02$56,020.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Michael C AdamsInsiderSell2,500$51.99$129,975.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$52.93$79,395.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2016William A KellyInsiderSell1,500$55.00$82,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Gregory C PittsCOOSell2,500$58.07$145,175.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Gregory C PittsCOOSell8,624$54.48$469,835.52View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Jeffrey S FendlerEVPSell5,000$53.21$266,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Donald R WilliamsDirectorSell28,239$49.74$1,404,607.86View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015John A Jr. AddisonDirectorSell22,276$50.15$1,117,141.40View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015John A Jr. AddisonCEOSell29,969$43.76$1,311,443.44View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Donald R WilliamsCEOSell30,000$46.52$1,395,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Michael C AdamsEVPSell2,500$50.77$126,925.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Donald R WilliamsCEOSell100,000$50.83$5,083,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015John A Jr. AddisonCEOSell30,000$51.59$1,547,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Alison S RandCFOSell2,500$50.79$126,975.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Chess E BrittEVPSell5,097$51.87$264,381.39View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015William A KellyInsiderSell4,714$54.05$254,791.70View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Glenn J WilliamsPresidentSell3,000$54.84$164,520.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Glenn J WilliamsPresidentSell3,000$51.81$155,430.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Donald R WilliamsCEOSell30,000$52.58$1,577,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Michael C AdamsEVPSell2,500$50.87$127,175.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Alison S RandCFOSell2,500$50.24$125,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Glenn J WilliamsPresidentSell3,000$48.22$144,660.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014John A Jr. AddisonCEOSell30,000$47.61$1,428,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Peter W SchneiderVPSell2,096$47.54$99,643.84View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Michael C AdamsEVPSell2,500$44.87$112,175.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Alison S RandCFOSell2,500$45.19$112,975.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Glenn WilliamsPresidentSell2,000$43.45$86,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Donald WilliamsCEOSell30,000$44.10$1,323,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Michael AdamsEVPSell10,000$47.17$471,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Peter SchneiderVPSell6,521$46.50$303,226.50View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Peter SchneiderVPSell3,220$46.64$150,180.80View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Donald WilliamsCEOSell30,000$43.73$1,311,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Glenn WilliamsPresidentSell2,000$44.00$88,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Michael AdamsEVPSell1,000$42.85$42,850.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Peter SchneiderVPSell2,305$43.20$99,576.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Gregory PittsCOOSell4,582$43.49$199,271.18View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Alison RandCFOSell2,500$42.48$106,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Glenn WilliamsPresidentSell2,000$42.75$85,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Gregory PittsCOOSell4,200$42.91$180,222.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Donald WilliamsCEOSell30,000$42.23$1,266,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Michael AdamsEVPSell1,000$37.67$37,670.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Alison RandCFOSell2,661$37.57$99,973.77View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Glenn WilliamsPresidentSell2,000$38.76$77,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Donald WilliamsCEOSell30,000$40.12$1,203,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Gregory PittsCOOSell12,500$40.49$506,125.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Peter SchneiderVPSell8,500$40.21$341,785.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013William A KellyInsiderSell3,500$41.65$145,775.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013William A KellyInsiderSell3,500$37.50$131,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Gregory C PittsCOOSell5,345$37.18$198,727.10View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Peter W SchneiderVPSell2,672$37.08$99,077.76View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Michael C AdamsEVPSell10,000$35.93$359,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Pincus Private Equity WarburgDirectorSell2,488,621$34.67$86,280,490.07View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013William A KellyInsiderSell3,500$35.17$123,095.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Alison S RandCFOSell2,800$35.70$99,960.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Glenn J WilliamsPresidentSell2,000$34.38$68,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Donald R WilliamsCEOSell30,000$34.17$1,025,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013William A KellyInsiderSell3,500$33.83$118,405.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013William A KellyInsiderSell1,000$33.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Michael E MartinDirectorSell2,500,000$32.66$81,650,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2012Jeffrey S FendlerInsiderSell10,000$30.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2012Peter W SchneiderVPSell15,000$30.00$450,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Primerica (NYSE:PRI)
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Last Updated on 1/21/2017 by Staff