NYSE:STC - Stewart Information Services Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$43.48 +0.08 (+0.18 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$43.40
Today's Range$43.30 - $43.67
52-Week Range$34.48 - $47.37
Volume56,100 shs
Average Volume94,959 shs
Market Capitalization$1.03 billion
P/E Ratio21.81
Dividend Yield2.76%
Beta0.85
Stewart Information Services logoStewart 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Title insurance
Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:STC
CUSIP86037210
Phone713-625-8100

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio2.39
Quick Ratio2.39

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.81
Forward P/E Ratio14.30
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.96 billion
Price / Sales0.53
Cash Flow$3.5321 per share
Price / Cash12.31
Book Value$28.54 per share
Price / Book1.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.17
Net Income$48.65 million
Net Margins2.09%
Return on Equity7.01%
Return on Assets3.40%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,960
Outstanding Shares23,730,000
Market Cap$1,029.93

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Stewart Information Services' Dividend History.

How were Stewart Information Services' earnings last quarter?

Stewart Information Services Corp (NYSE:STC) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The insurance provider reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.08. The insurance provider earned $437.23 million during the quarter. Stewart Information Services had a return on equity of 7.01% and a net margin of 2.09%. 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 Wednesday, July, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Stewart Information Services.

What price target have analysts set for STC?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Stewart Information Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Stewart Information Services' stock price to reach $46.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Stewart Information Services.

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

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Stewart Information Services in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Are investors shorting Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 347,784 shares, a drop of 32.8% from the May 31st total of 517,296 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 135,252 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View Stewart Information Services' Current Options Chain.

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 46)
  • Mr. John L. Killea, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer & Pres (Age 62)
  • Mr. David C. Hisey, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 58)
  • Mr. David A. Fauth, Group Pres (Age 56)
  • Mr. Patrick Henry Beall, Group Pres (Age 62)

Has Stewart Information Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about STC stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Stewart Information Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.50 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Stewart Information Services' major shareholders?

Stewart Information Services' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include MAGNETAR FINANCIAL LLC (4.97%), Havens Advisors LLC (0.38%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.37%), Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd. (0.09%) and Capital One National Association (0.05%). Company insiders that own Stewart Information Services stock include Alfonso Guarino, Arnaud Ajdler, James M Chadwick, John L Killea, Nicholas Galea, William Wignall and Yves Laliberte. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Stewart Information Services.

Which institutional investors are selling Stewart Information Services stock?

STC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC and Capital One National Association. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stewart Information Services.

Which institutional investors are buying Stewart Information Services stock?

STC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Havens Advisors LLC 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 $43.48.

How big of a company is Stewart Information Services?

Stewart Information Services has a market capitalization of $1.03 billion and generates $1.96 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $48.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.17 on an earnings per share basis. Stewart Information Services employs 5,960 workers across the globe.

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:  112 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  339
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 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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