White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd Company Profile (NYSE:WTM)

About White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. is a holding company. The Company's principal businesses are conducted through its insurance subsidiaries and other affiliates. Its segments include HG Global/BAM and Other Operations. The HG Global/BAM segment consists of the operations of HG Global Ltd. (HG Global) and Build America Mutual Assurance Company (BAM). The Other Operations segment consists of the Company and its intermediate holding companies, its investment management subsidiary, White Mountains Advisors LLC, and certain consolidated and unconsolidated private capital investments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:WTM
  • CUSIP: G9618E10
  • Web: www.whitemountains.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $3.33009 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,282,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $863.27
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $864.20
  • 52 Week Range: $815.04 - $948.94
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 38.28
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 77.22
  • P/E Growth: 10.10
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.66
  • Book Value: $807.32 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.10
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 0.1%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $98.9 million
  • Net Margins: 0.70%
  • Return on Equity: 1.40%
  • Return on Assets: 0.04%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.19%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 20,106 shs.
  • Beta: 0.53
  • Short Ratio: 1.71
 

Frequently Asked Questions for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)

What is White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's stock symbol?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WTM."

How often does White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd declared an annual dividend on Friday, March 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, March 20th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Wednesday, March 29th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 16th. View White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's Dividend History.

How will White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's stock buyback program work?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, August 17th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 500,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through a dutch auction. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's earnings last quarter?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM) released its earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $2.78 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.12 by $1.66. The business had revenue of $18.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $299.20 million. White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd had a return on equity of 1.40% and a net margin of 0.70%. View White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's Earnings History.

When will White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd make its next earnings announcement?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd.

Who are some of White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's key competitors?

Who are White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's key executives?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • George Manning Rountree, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Reid T. Campbell, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Timothy Michael Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer of OneBeacon Ltd.
  • J. Brian Palmer, Chief Accounting Officer, Managing Director
  • Robert L. Seelig, General Counsel, Managing Director
  • David B. Linker, Chief Investment Officer of WM Advisors
  • Morgan W. Davis, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Mary C. Choksi, Director
  • Yves Brouillette, Independent Director
  • A. Michael Frinquelli, Independent Director

Who owns White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FRANKLIN MUTUAL ADVISERS LLC (10.50%) and Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.71%). Company insiders that own White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock include Jess Brian Palmer and Raymond Joseph Rene Barrette. View Institutional Ownership Trends for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd.

Who sold White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock? Who is selling White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock?

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hermes Investment Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd.

How do I buy White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock?

Shares of White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd's stock price today?

One share of White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $888.00.


MarketBeat Community Rating for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE WTM)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  51 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  85 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  136
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
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Earnings

Earnings History for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Earnings by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Earnings History by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE WTM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017($1.50)N/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$1.12$2.78$299.20 million$18.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016$2.31$1.21$310.30 million$397.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2016$3.54$9.81$511.10 million$419.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q3$4.16($13.16)$544.20 million$378.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q314$5.82$0.72$653.30 million$587.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2015$7.30$4.45$551.60 million$604.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014$7.00$7.35$544.00 million$563.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q2 14$8.12$15.53$489.30 million$652.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q413$6.59$15.48$578.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4$7.04$9.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$3.78$9.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$5.51$4.26$542.30 million$489.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q113$7.22$19.17$629.60 million$627.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.74
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$3.08$3.08$3.08
Q2 20171$1.12$1.12$1.12
Q3 20171($3.41)($3.41)($3.41)
Q4 20171$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q1 20181$1.95$1.95$1.95
Q2 20181$2.41$2.41$2.41
Q3 20181$3.04$3.04$3.04
Q4 20181$3.34$3.34$3.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Most Recent Dividend:3/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:0.11%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:4.47% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-13.25% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
8.70% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)

Dividend History by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE WTM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/3/2017Annual$1.003/16/20173/20/20173/29/2017
2/26/2016Annual$1.003/17/20163/21/20163/30/2016
3/2/2015annual$1.000.15%3/12/20153/16/20153/25/2015
2/28/2014annual$1.000.17%3/13/20143/17/20143/26/2014
3/4/2013annual$1.000.18%3/14/20133/18/20133/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.42%
Insider Trades by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/12/2016Raymond Joseph Rene BarretteChairmanSell2,000$867.89$1,735,780.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Jess Brian PalmerInsiderSell1,370$820.89$1,124,619.30View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016Raymond Joseph Rene BarretteChairmanBuy100$825.00$82,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Raymond Joseph Rene BarretteChairmanSell5,900$765.31$4,515,329.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Kernan V. ObertingDirectorSell1,000$762.88$762,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015George Manning RountreeDirectorSell4,000$751.11$3,004,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Kernan V ObertingDirectorSell100$621.49$62,149.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Reid Tarlton CampbellDirectorSell1,400$603.47$844,858.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Reid Tarlton CampbellDirectorSell3,200$606.43$1,940,576.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2012Raymond Joseph Rene BarretteChairmanBuy1,000$519.00$519,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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