NYSE:PRI - Primerica Stock Price, News & Analysis

$118.29
+0.22 (+0.19 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$118.31
Now: $118.29
$119.92
50-Day Range
$109.80
MA: $120.02
$125.47
52-Week Range
$90.28
Now: $118.29
$132.17
Volume329,488 shs
Average Volume246,501 shs
Market Capitalization$4.95 billion
P/E Ratio16.14
Dividend Yield1.15%
Beta1.39
Primerica, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial products to middle income households in the United States and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Term Life Insurance; Investment and Savings Products; and Corporate and Other Distributed Products. It underwrites individual term life insurance products. The company also provides mutual funds and various retirement plans, managed investments, variable and fixed annuities, fixed indexed annuities, and segregated funds. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP74164M10
Phone770-381-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.90 billion
Cash Flow$13.6910 per share
Book Value$34.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$324.09 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,899
Market Cap$4.95 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Primerica (NYSE:PRI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Primerica's stock symbol?

Primerica trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PRI."

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

Primerica declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 20th. View Primerica's Dividend History.

How will Primerica's stock buyback program work?

Primerica announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, February 7th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $275,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 5.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Primerica's earnings last quarter?

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 7th. The financial services provider reported $2.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.14 by $0.07. The financial services provider earned $504.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $503.84 million. Primerica had a net margin of 17.66% and a return on equity of 22.77%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.93 earnings per share. View Primerica's Earnings History.

When is Primerica's next earnings date?

Primerica is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Primerica.

What price target have analysts set for PRI?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Primerica's shares. Their predictions range from $108.00 to $148.00. On average, they expect Primerica's stock price to reach $128.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Primerica.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Primerica?

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

Has Primerica been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about PRI stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Primerica earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Primerica.

Are investors shorting Primerica?

Primerica saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 582,300 shares, an increase of 20.9% from the June 30th total of 481,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 294,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Primerica's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Primerica's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Primerica own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Primerica investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), Laredo Petroleum (LPI), Teekay Tankers (TNK), Tesla (TSLA), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), salesforce.com (CRM) and AGF Management (AGF.B).

Who are Primerica's key executives?

Primerica's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Glenn Jackson Williams, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Peter Wayne Schneider, Pres (Age 63)
  • Ms. Alison Sue Rand, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Gregory Carl Pitts, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. William Addams Kelly, Chief Exec. Officer of PFS Investments Inc. (Age 63)

Who are Primerica's major shareholders?

Primerica's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.06%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (10.03%), BlackRock Inc. (9.09%), Bamco Inc. NY (5.93%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (2.18%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.86%). Company insiders that own Primerica stock include Alison S Rand, Barbara A Yastine, Glenn J Williams, Gregory C Pitts, John A Jr Addison, P George Benson, Peter W Schneider, Robert F Mccullough and William A Kelly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Primerica.

Which institutional investors are selling Primerica stock?

PRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Northern Trust Corp and Cantillon Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Primerica company stock in the last year include Alison S Rand, Barbara A Yastine, Glenn J Williams, Gregory C Pitts, John A Jr Addison, P George Benson, Peter W Schneider and William A Kelly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Primerica.

Which institutional investors are buying Primerica stock?

PRI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Paloma Partners Management Co, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Jane Street Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Primerica.

How do I buy shares of Primerica?

Shares of PRI 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 Primerica's stock price today?

One share of PRI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.29.

How big of a company is Primerica?

Primerica has a market capitalization of $4.95 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $324.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.33 on an earnings per share basis. Primerica employs 1,899 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Primerica.

What is Primerica's official website?

The official website for Primerica is http://www.primerica.com/.

How can I contact Primerica?

Primerica's mailing address is 1 PRIMERICA PARKWAY, DULUTH GA, 30099. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 770-381-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Primerica (NYSE PRI)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  635 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  525 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,160
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This page was last updated on 8/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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