NYSE:PRI - Primerica Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$114.66 +0.58 (+0.51 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 03:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$114.08
Today's Range$114.06 - $115.95
52-Week Range$85.45 - $128.35
Volume129,631 shs
Average Volume210,377 shs
Market Capitalization$4.92 billion
P/E Ratio20.77
Dividend Yield0.88%
Beta1.13
Primerica, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes 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 distributes and sells mutual funds and various retirement plans, managed investments, variable and fixed annuities, fixed indexed annuities, and segregated funds. In addition, it offers auto and homeowners' insurance, long-term care insurance, home automation solutions, and mortgage loan referrals; and insurance products, including supplemental medical and dental, accidental death, and disability for small businesses. Further, the company provides prepaid legal services that assist subscribers with legal matters, such as drafting wills, living wills and powers of attorney, trial defense, and motor vehicle-related matters. The company distributes and sells its products through licensed sales representatives. Primerica, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:PRI
CUSIP74164M10
Phone770-381-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.59
Quick Ratio0.59

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.77
Forward P/E Ratio15.97
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.69 billion
Price / Sales2.93
Cash Flow$10.7966 per share
Price / Cash10.62
Book Value$32.07 per share
Price / Book3.58

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.52
Net Income$350.25 million
Net Margins21.55%
Return on Equity21.07%
Return on Assets2.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,104
Outstanding Shares43,130,000
Market Cap$4.92 billion

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 Tuesday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 20th. View Primerica's Dividend History.

How will Primerica's stock buyback program work?

Primerica declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Thursday, February 8th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $225,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Primerica's earnings last quarter?

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The financial services provider reported $1.93 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.81 by $0.12. The financial services provider earned $467.82 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $466.82 million. Primerica had a net margin of 21.55% and a return on equity of 21.07%. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.36 EPS. 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 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Primerica.

How can I listen to Primerica's earnings call?

Primerica will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, November 7th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8666940420.

What price target have analysts set for PRI?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Primerica's shares. Their predictions range from $102.00 to $118.00. On average, they anticipate Primerica's share price to reach $110.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Primerica.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Primerica?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Primerica in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Primerica.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Primerica stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Primerica stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Primerica, Inc. provides financial products and services. It assists its clients in meeting their needs for term life insurance, which it underwrites, and mutual funds, variable annuities and other financial products, which it distributes primarily on behalf of third parties. The Company's mission is to serve middle income families by helping them make informed financial decisions and providing them with a strategy and means to gain financial independence. The Company's sales representatives use its proprietary financial needs analysis, or FNA, tool and an educational approach to demonstrate how its products can assist clients to provide financial protection for their families, save for their retirement and manage their debt. The Company's clients are generally middle income consumers. Primerica also provides an entrepreneurial business opportunity for individuals to distribute its financial products. The Company is based in Duluth, Georgia. " (10/10/2018)
  • 2. Wells Fargo & Co analysts commented, "We would peg normalized EPS at around $1.49 after backing out $0.05 per share of associated with a benefit from changing the state of domicile for Primerica Life, $0.03 per share from a deferred acquisition cost (DAC) adjustment in Investment and Savings Products (ISP) and $0.03 per share from lower tax rate. We are maintaining our 2018 adjusted EPS estimate at $7.25 to reflect higher asset levels and lower share count offset by a higher guided tax rate than we were modeling. We are raising our 2019E to $8.00 from $7.85 to reflect higher assets levels and a lower share count. Additionally, we are introducing our 2020 EPS estimate of $8.80. FactSet 2018 consensus of $7.03 does not seem to reflect the impact of tax reform in all estimates. We are raising our price target to $102 per share from $100. We expect PRI shares to react favorably to the beat in the quarter. Please see Figure 1 for more detail. What we liked." (2/7/2018)

Who are some of Primerica's key competitors?

Who are Primerica's key executives?

Primerica's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Glenn Jackson Williams, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Peter Wayne Schneider, Pres (Age 62)
  • Ms. Alison Sue Rand, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Gregory Carl Pitts, Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. William Addams Kelly, Chief Exec. Officer of PFS Investments (Age 62)

Who are Primerica's major shareholders?

Primerica's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.83%), Texas Permanent School Fund (0.06%), Strs Ohio (0.04%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.02%) and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.02%). Company insiders that own Primerica stock include Alison S Rand, Barbara A Yastine, Glenn J Williams, Gregory C Pitts, P George Benson, Peter W Schneider, Robert F Mccullough and William A Kelly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Primerica.

Which major investors are selling Primerica stock?

PRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Bank of Montreal Can and Texas Permanent School Fund. 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, P George Benson, Peter W Schneider, Robert F Mccullough and William A Kelly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Primerica.

Which major investors are buying Primerica stock?

PRI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. 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 $114.66.

How big of a company is Primerica?

Primerica has a market capitalization of $4.92 billion and generates $1.69 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $350.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.52 on an earnings per share basis. Primerica employs 2,104 workers across the globe.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  562 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  449 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,011
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This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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