About Platinum Underwriters (NYSE:PTP)
Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. (Platinum Holdings) is a holding company. Through its reinsurance subsidiaries the Company provides property and marine, casualty and finite risk reinsurance coverage to a diverse clientele of insurers and select reinsurers on a worldwide basis. The Company operates through two licensed reinsurance subsidiaries: Platinum Underwriters Bermuda, Ltd. (Platinum Bermuda), a Bermuda reinsurance company, and Platinum Underwriters Reinsurance, Inc. (Platinum US), a United States reinsurance company. Platinum Bermuda is a wholly owned subsidiary of Platinum Holdings and Platinum US is a wholly owned subsidiary of Platinum Finance. The Company operates in three segments: Property and Marine, Casualty and Finite Risk. The Property and Marine provides insurance coverage against loss of property. Casualty provides coverage for loss or damage to persons or property. The Finite Risk offers non-traditional reinsurance.
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Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
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EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on Equity8.33%
Return on Assets3.89%
Platinum Underwriters (NYSE:PTP) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Platinum Underwriters' stock symbol?
Platinum Underwriters trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PTP."
How were Platinum Underwriters' earnings last quarter?
Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE:PTP) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 15th. The financial services provider reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $150.18 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $152.10 million. Platinum Underwriters had a net margin of 24.85% and a return on equity of 8.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.32 EPS. View Platinum Underwriters' Earnings History.
Has Platinum Underwriters been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about PTP stock have trended positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Platinum Underwriters earned a news sentiment score of 0.29 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.18 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
How do I buy shares of Platinum Underwriters?
Shares of PTP 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 Platinum Underwriters' stock price today?
One share of PTP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.42.
How big of a company is Platinum Underwriters?
Platinum Underwriters has a market capitalization of $1.90 billion.
How can I contact Platinum Underwriters?
Platinum Underwriters' mailing address is WATERLOO HOUSE, 100 PITTS BAY ROAD, PEMBROKE, HM 08, Bermuda. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +4412957195.
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Platinum Underwriters (NYSE:PTP) Dividend Information
Platinum Underwriters pays an annual dividend of $0.00 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.00%. PTP's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Tuesday, March 31.
|Most Recent Dividend:||3/31/2015|
|Dividend Growth:||0.00% (3 Year Average)|
Platinum Underwriters (NYSE:PTP) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Platinum Underwriters (NYSE:PTP) SEC Filings
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