White Mountains Insurance Group Company Profile (NYSE:WTM)

About White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)

White Mountains Insurance Group 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 OneBeacon, HG Global/BAM and Other Operations. The OneBeacon segment consists of the operations of OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OneBeacon Ltd.), which owns a family of property and casualty insurance companies, and Split Rock Insurance, Ltd. (Split Rock), a reinsurance company (collectively, OneBeacon). 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. OneBeacon is a specialty property and casualty insurance provider that offers a range of insurance products in the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NYSE:WTM
  • CUSIP: G9618E10
  • Web: www.whitemountains.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $3.74 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,282,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $861.45
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $864.07
  • 52 Week Range: $815.04 - $948.94
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 37.40
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 76.00
  • P/E Growth: 9.93
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.62
  • Book Value: $807.32 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.08
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 0.1%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $98.9 million
  • Net Margins: 9.80%
  • Return on Equity: 1.01%
  • Return on Assets: 0.57%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.19%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 21,016 shs.
  • Beta: 0.53
  • Short Ratio: 1.71
 

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

What is White Mountains Insurance Group's stock symbol?

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

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

White Mountains Insurance Group declared an annual dividend on Friday, March 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 20th will be paid 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's Dividend History.

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

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

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

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $2.78 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.12 by $1.66. The firm had revenue of $18.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $299.20 million. White Mountains Insurance Group had a return on equity of 1.01% and a net margin of 9.80%. View White Mountains Insurance Group's Earnings History.

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

White Mountains Insurance Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group.

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

Who are White Mountains Insurance Group's key executives?

White Mountains Insurance Group'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 stock?

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

How do I buy White Mountains Insurance Group stock?

Shares of White Mountains Insurance Group 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's stock price today?

One share of White Mountains Insurance Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $873.95.


MarketBeat Community Rating for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE WTM)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  51 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  135
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Price Target History for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Analysts' Ratings History for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
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Earnings

Earnings History for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Earnings by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Earnings History by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (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 (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 (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)
-8.81% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
8.70% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)

Dividend History by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (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 (NYSE:WTM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.42%
Insider Trades by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for White Mountains Insurance Group (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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
Latest Headlines for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)
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DateHeadline
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: White Mountains (WTM) Acquires Healthplans.com Assets
www.streetinsider.com - October 17 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMediaAlpha, a White Mountains Company, Acquires Health & Life Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMediaAlpha, a White Mountains Company, Acquires Health & Life Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 12:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Anticipate White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) to Post ($3.41) EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 8:22 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance: Defensive Posture At A Slight Discount
seekingalpha.com - October 6 at 3:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArthur J. Gallagher's (AJG) Buyout to Shore Up Canadian Base
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Issued By Langen Mcalenn
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 6 at 7:14 AM
zacks.com logoWhite Mountains' 50% Stake in DavidShield to Brace Portfolio
www.zacks.com - October 5 at 12:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains' 50% Stake in DavidShield to Brace Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 12:51 PM
streetinsider.com logoWhite Mountains (WTM) to Acquire 50% Stake in DavidShield
www.streetinsider.com - October 4 at 2:56 PM
reuters.com logoFitch Publishes White Mountains Insurance Group Bespoke Rating Criteria
www.reuters.com - October 4 at 2:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains To Acquire 50% Stake in DavidShield
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 2:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOBI America Insurance Company -- Moody's upgrades OneBeacon's ratings following acquisition by Intact; outlook stable
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 2:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WTM-US : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 3:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Announces Completion Of OneBeacon Merger With Intact Financial
finance.yahoo.com - September 29 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 8:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Anticipate White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) to Announce ($3.16) Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Announces Final Results Of Its Tender Offer
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoProAssurance Corporation (PRA) & White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 4:36 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-White Mountains announces preliminary results of its tender offer
www.reuters.com - September 16 at 10:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Survey: Arch Capital Group (ACGL) versus White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 12:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Announces Preliminary Results Of Its Tender Offer
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WTM-US : September 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Anticipate White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) to Post ($3.16) EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 10:30 PM
streetinsider.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) Appoints Mary Choksi to Board
www.streetinsider.com - August 25 at 3:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMary Choksi Elected To The White Mountains Board
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 12:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WTM-US : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group (WTM) to Repurchase 500,000 Outstanding Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 11:10 AM
streetinsider.com logoWhite Mountains (WTM) Plans to Commence Self-Tender Offer To Purchase Up to 500K of Common Shares
www.streetinsider.com - August 17 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains To Commence Self-Tender Offer To Purchase Up To 500,000 Of Its Common Shares
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd.
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLangen Mcalenn Research Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIHS Markit Score downgrades White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd to 51 out of 100, ranking positively in two out of three available IHS Markit categories.
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 8:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $1.66 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 1:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 4:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WTM) : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Reports Second Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 7:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WTM-US : July 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (WTM) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WTM-US : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 5:03 AM
nasdaq.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for WTM
www.nasdaq.com - June 22 at 7:52 PM
marketbeat.com logoWhite Mountains posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 3 at 5:35 AM
nasdaq.com logoWhite Mountains Insurance Group is Now Oversold (WTM)
www.nasdaq.com - March 24 at 3:44 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWHITE MOUNTAINS INSURANCE GROUP LTD Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 8:03 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Declares Annual Dividend
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:16 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhite Mountains Announces Election of Manning Rountree as CEO
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:16 AM

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