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NYSE:STCStewart Information Services Stock Price, Forecast & News

$30.14
-0.48 (-1.57 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 02:44 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.67
Now: $30.14
$30.87
50-Day Range
$23.56
MA: $28.52
$31.86
52-Week Range
$20.26
Now: $30.14
$44.14
Volume61,195 shs
Average Volume159,292 shs
Market Capitalization$713.72 million
P/E Ratio7.91
Dividend Yield3.98%
Beta0.98
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 home and personal insurance services; and services for tax-deferred exchanges. The Ancillary Services and Corporate segment primarily provides search and valuation services to the mortgage industry. The company offers its products and services through its directly owned policy-issuing offices, network of independent agencies, and other businesses. It 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. The company 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.40 out of 5 stars


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$1.94 billion
Cash Flow$3.92 per share
Book Value$31.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$78.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,300
Market Cap$713.72 million
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Stewart Information Services' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Stewart Information Services' stock was trading at $32.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, STC shares have decreased by 7.9% and is now trading at $30.14. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Stewart Information Services?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Stewart Information Services in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Stewart Information Services.

When is Stewart Information Services' next earnings date?

Stewart Information Services is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Stewart Information Services.

How were Stewart Information Services' earnings last quarter?

Stewart Information Services Corp (NYSE:STC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The insurance provider reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.34. The insurance provider earned $439.90 million during the quarter. Stewart Information Services had a return on equity of 11.32% and a net margin of 4.57%. View Stewart Information Services' earnings history.

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

Stewart Information Services announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 28th. Investors of record on Monday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.98%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 13th. View Stewart Information Services' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for STC?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Stewart Information Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Stewart Information Services' stock price to reach $30.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%. View analysts' price targets for Stewart Information Services.

Has Stewart Information Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about STC stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Stewart Information Services earned a coverage optimism score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the insurance provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutStewart Information Services.

Are investors shorting Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 398,300 shares, a decline of 40.4% from the April 15th total of 668,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 169,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Stewart Information Services' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Stewart Information Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Stewart Information Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Stewart Information Services investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), ALJ Regional (ALJJ), Transocean (RIG) and Gran Tierra Energy (GTE).

Who are Stewart Information Services' key executives?

Stewart Information Services' management team includes the following 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 & Controller (Age 50)

What is Stewart Information Services' stock symbol?

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

Who are Stewart Information Services' major shareholders?

Stewart Information Services' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.55%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (9.90%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (9.90%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.52%), State Street Corp (3.42%) and Invesco Ltd. (2.47%). Company insiders that own Stewart Information Services stock include Frederick H Eppinger, Glenn C Christenson, James M Chadwick, Matthew Morris and Steven Mark Lessack. 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 Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Two Sigma Investments LP, Invesco Ltd., Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Mackay Shields LLC, UBS Group AG, BlackRock Inc., and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Stewart Information Services company stock in the last year include Glenn C Christenson, James M Chadwick, and Matthew Morris. View insider buying and selling activity for Stewart Information Services.

Which major investors are buying Stewart Information Services stock?

STC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., State Street Corp, RBF Capital LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Stewart Information Services' stock price today?

One share of STC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.14.

How big of a company is Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services has a market capitalization of $713.72 million and generates $1.94 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $78.61 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.75 on an earnings per share basis. Stewart Information Services employs 5,300 workers across the globe.

What is Stewart Information Services' official website?

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

How can I contact Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services' mailing address is 1360 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 100, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 713-625-8100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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