About W.R. Berkley Corporation
W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company operates in the three segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and Reinsurance-Global. Its Insurance-Domestic segment includes commercial insurance business, including excess and surplus lines and admitted lines, primarily throughout the United States. Its Insurance-Domestic operating units underwrite commercial insurance business primarily throughout the United States. The Company's Insurance-International segment includes insurance business primarily in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South America, Canada, Scandinavia, Asia and Australia. The Company's Reinsurance-Global segment includes reinsurance business on a facultative and treaty basis, primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Australia, the Asia-Pacific Region and South Africa.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
- Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: WRB
- CUSIP: 08442310
- Previous Close: $71.56
- 50 Day Moving Average: $68.18
- 200 Day Moving Average: $61.92
- 52-Week Range: $121,194,000.00 - $51.50
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.28
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.87
- P/E Growth: 8.52
- Market Cap: $8.67B
- Outstanding Shares: 121,194,000
- Beta: 0.73
- Net Margins: 7.86%
- Return on Equity: 8.93%
- Return on Assets: 1.91%
Companies Related to W.R. Berkley Corporation:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.50%
- Current Ratio: 0.35%
- Quick Ratio: 0.35%
What is W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock symbol?
W.R. Berkley Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WRB."
How often does W.R. Berkley Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W.R. Berkley Corporation?
W.R. Berkley Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Wednesday, April 5th. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 13th.
Where is W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock going? Where will W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock price be in 2017?
8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock price to reach $58.60 in the next year.
When will W.R. Berkley Corporation announce their earnings?
W.R. Berkley Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns W.R. Berkley Corporation stock?
W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.14%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.07%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.50%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (0.89%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.34%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.25%).
Who sold W.R. Berkley Corporation stock? Who is selling W.R. Berkley Corporation stock?
W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, New York State Teachers Retirement System and First Republic Investment Management Inc..
Who bought W.R. Berkley Corporation stock? Who is buying W.R. Berkley Corporation stock?
W.R. Berkley Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Bessemer Group Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Credit Agricole S A and Elgethun Capital Management.
How do I buy W.R. Berkley Corporation stock?
Shares of W.R. Berkley Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of W.R. Berkley Corporation stock cost?
One share of W.R. Berkley Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.52.