NYSE:STC - Stewart Information Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.79 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 09:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.79
Today's Range$42.65 - $42.99
52-Week Range$38.72 - $45.75
Volume118,891 shs
Average Volume158,222 shs
Market Capitalization$1.02 billion
P/E Ratio19.81
Dividend Yield2.80%
Beta0.75
Stewart Information Services Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides title insurance and real estate transaction services. The company operates in two segments, Title Insurance and Related Services, and Ancillary Services and Corporate. The Title Insurance and Related Services segment is involved in searching, examining, closing, and insuring the condition of the title to real property. This segment also offers centralized title services, including title and closing, post-closing, default, and REO-related title services; home and personal insurance services; and services for tax-deferred exchanges. The Ancillary Services and Corporate segment primarily provides search, appraisal, and valuation services to the mortgage industry. The company serves homebuyers and sellers, residential and commercial real estate professionals, mortgage lenders and servicers, title agencies and real estate attorneys, home builders, and mortgage brokers and investors. It operates in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Central Europe, and internationally. Stewart Information Services Corporation was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Title insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP86037210
Phone713-625-8100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.91 billion
Cash Flow$3.2028 per share
Book Value$28.64 per share

Profitability

Net Income$47.52 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,960
Market Cap$1.02 billion
OptionableOptionable

Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Stewart Information Services' stock symbol?

Stewart Information Services trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STC."

How often does Stewart Information Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 13th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.80%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 12th. View Stewart Information Services' Dividend History.

How were Stewart Information Services' earnings last quarter?

Stewart Information Services Corp (NYSE:STC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, February, 14th. The insurance provider reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.12. The insurance provider had revenue of $469.93 million for the quarter. Stewart Information Services had a return on equity of 7.63% and a net margin of 2.49%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.74 earnings per share. View Stewart Information Services' Earnings History.

When is Stewart Information Services' next earnings date?

Stewart Information Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Stewart Information Services.

What price target have analysts set for STC?

3 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Stewart Information Services' stock. Their predictions range from $44.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Stewart Information Services' stock price to reach $45.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Stewart Information Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Stewart Information Services?

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

Has Stewart Information Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about STC stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Stewart Information Services earned a daily sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Stewart Information Services' key competitors?

Who are Stewart Information Services' key executives?

Stewart Information Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Matthew W. Morris, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. John L. Killea, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer & Pres (Age 63)
  • Mr. David C. Hisey, Sec., Treasurer & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Joseph Allen Berryman CPA, Advisor (Age 61)
  • Mr. Brian K. Glaze, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and Controller (Age 50)

Who are Stewart Information Services' major shareholders?

Stewart Information Services' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.69%), Lunia Capital LP (8.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.33%), Millennium Management LLC (1.58%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.36%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.30%). Company insiders that own Stewart Information Services stock include Alfonso Guarino, James M Chadwick, Nicholas Galea, William Wignall and Yves Laliberte. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Stewart Information Services.

Which major investors are selling Stewart Information Services stock?

STC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, NFC Investments LLC, Barclays PLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Lunia Capital LP, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stewart Information Services.

Which major investors are buying Stewart Information Services stock?

STC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Stewart Information Services stock in the last two years include Alfonso Guarino, William Wignall and Yves Laliberte. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stewart Information Services.

How do I buy shares of Stewart Information Services?

Shares of STC 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 Stewart Information Services' stock price today?

One share of STC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.79.

How big of a company is Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services has a market capitalization of $1.02 billion and generates $1.91 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $47.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.16 on an earnings per share basis. Stewart Information Services employs 5,960 workers across the globe.

What is Stewart Information Services' official website?

The official website for Stewart Information Services is http://www.stewart.com.

How can I contact Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services' mailing address is 1980 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 800, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 713-625-8100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Stewart Information Services (NYSE STC)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  133 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  387
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Stewart Information Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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