NYSE:VR - Validus Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $67.99 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$67.99Today's Range$67.99 - $67.9952-Week Range$41.15 - $68.00VolumeN/AAverage Volume524,585 shsMarket Capitalization$5.39 billionP/E Ratio-63.54Dividend Yield2.24%Beta1.02 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Validus Holdings, Ltd. provides reinsurance coverage, insurance coverage, and insurance linked securities management services worldwide. It operates through three segments: Reinsurance, Insurance, and Asset Management. The Reinsurance segment underwrites property reinsurance products on a catastrophe excess of loss, per risk excess of loss and proportional basis; and aerospace and aviation, agriculture, composite, marine, technical lines, terrorism, trade credit, workers' compensation, and other specialty lines, as well as casualty and financial lines. The Insurance segment underwrites property, accident and health, agriculture, aviation, contingency, marine, and political lines insurance products; bankers blanket bond, commercial crime, computer crime, cyber- crime, professional indemnity, and directors' and officers' insurance products for various financial institutions and other companies; and commercial and institutional risks comprising general, professional, and product liability, as well as miscellaneous malpractice insurance products. This segment also underwrites marine and energy liability, and political risk insurance products, as well as insurance products for repair, maintenance, and upkeep of aircrafts and premises for small companies. The Asset Management segment manages capital for third parties through insurance-linked securities, and other property catastrophe and specialty reinsurance investments. Validus Holdings, Ltd. was founded in 2005 and is based in Pembroke, Bermuda. Receive VR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance Sub-IndustryReinsurance SectorFinance SymbolNYSE:VR CUSIPG9319H10 Webwww.validusholdings.com Phone441-278-9000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio0.97 Quick Ratio0.97 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-63.54 Forward P/E Ratio16.50 P/E Growth1.84 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.80 billion Price / Sales1.93 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value$42.92 per share Price / Book1.58 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.07) Net Income$-47,620,000.00 Net Margins-5.06% Return on Equity-2.69% Return on Assets-0.70% Miscellaneous Employees1,264 Outstanding Shares79,330,000Market Cap$5,393.35 Validus (NYSE:VR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Validus' stock symbol? Validus trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VR." How often does Validus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Validus? Validus announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 4th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share on Wednesday, May 30th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 14th. View Validus' Dividend History. How were Validus' earnings last quarter? Validus Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE:VR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The insurance provider reported $0.53 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.56. The insurance provider had revenue of $1.46 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.32 billion. Validus had a negative return on equity of 2.69% and a negative net margin of 5.06%. The firm's revenue was up 46.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.95 EPS. View Validus' Earnings History. When is Validus' next earnings date? Validus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Validus. What price target have analysts set for VR? 6 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Validus' shares. Their predictions range from $50.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Validus' share price to reach $51.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 24.6%. View Analyst Ratings for Validus. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Validus? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Validus in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Validus' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Validus include Hartford Financial Services Group (HIG), Ms&Ad Insurance Group (MSADY), Loews (L), Markel (MKL), XL Group (XL), Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Subordinate Voting Shares (FRFHF), Cna Financial (CNA), Arch Capital Group (ACGL), Cincinnati Financial (CINF), American Financial Group (AFG), Everest Re Group (RE), Alleghany (Y), W. R. Berkley (WRB), Hanover Insurance Group (THG) and RenaissanceRe (RNR). Who are Validus' key executives? Validus' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Edward Joseph Noonan, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)Mr. Kean D. Driscoll, Pres (Age 44)Mr. Jeffrey Dean Sangster, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)Mr. Robert Francis Kuzloski, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 54)Mr. John Joseph Hendrickson, Director of Strategy, Risk Management & Corp. Devel. and Director (Age 57) Has Validus been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about VR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Validus earned a coverage optimism score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.87 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are Validus' major shareholders? Validus' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Whittier Trust Co. (0.13%), FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.09%), Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. (0.03%) and Anderson Hoagland & Co. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Validus stock include Andrew E Kudera, Edward J Noonan, Jean-Marie Nessi, Jeffrey W Greenberg, Kean Driscoll, Lixin Zeng, Matthew J Grayson, Michael EA Carpenter, Patrick Boisvert, Peter Anthony Bilsby and Romel Salam. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Validus. Which major investors are selling Validus stock? VR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd. and Anderson Hoagland & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Validus company stock in the last year include Kean Driscoll, Lixin Zeng, Michael EA Carpenter and Peter Anthony Bilsby. View Insider Buying and Selling for Validus. Which major investors are buying Validus stock? VR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Whittier Trust Co., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bank of Montreal Can, Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc., Sphinx Trading LP, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Legacy Financial Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Validus. How do I buy shares of Validus? Shares of VR 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 Validus' stock price today? One share of VR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.99. How big of a company is Validus? Validus has a market capitalization of $5.39 billion and generates $2.80 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-47,620,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.07) on an earnings per share basis. Validus employs 1,264 workers across the globe. How can I contact Validus? Validus' mailing address is 29 RICHMOND ROAD, PEMBROKE D0, HM08. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 441-278-9000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Validus (NYSE VR)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 229 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 222 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 451MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Validus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I invest in "strong buy" stocks?