Fairfax Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.35 (-0.43 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume41,704 shs
Average Volume74,765 shs
Market CapitalizationC$14.47 billion
P/E Ratio4.00
Dividend Yield2.36%
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About Fairfax Financial

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, and investment management services in the United States, Canada, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through Insurance and Reinsurance, Run-off, and Non-Insurance Companies segments. It insures against losses to property from fire, explosion, earthquake, windstorm, flood, boiler explosion, machinery breakdown, and construction defects, as well as underwrites automobile, commercial and personal property, and crop insurance. The company also offers workers' compensation, employer's liability, accident and health, medical malpractice, professional liability, and umbrella coverage insurance products; marine, aerospace, surety risk, and other risks and liabilities insurance products; and reinsurance products. In addition, it retails home improvement goods, toys and baby products, golf equipment, sports apparel and accessories, housewares and home décors, and tableware and gifts; invests in retail business; and owns and operates holiday resorts. Further, the company provides integrated travel and travel-related financial services; originates, processes, and distributes pulses and staple foods; creates, produces, and distributes entertainment content; and provision of pet medical insurance and database services, as well as media and marketing solutions. The company was formerly known as Markel Financial Holdings Limited and changed its name to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited in 1987. Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited was incorporated in 1951 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.


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Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Fairfax Financial a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fairfax Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Fairfax Financial stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Fairfax Financial?

Wall Street analysts have given Fairfax Financial a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Fairfax Financial wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Fairfax Financial's next earnings date?

Fairfax Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Fairfax Financial's earnings last quarter?

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSE:FFH) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 29th. The company reported $53.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $18.78 by $34.36. The business had revenue of $8.39 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.49 billion.
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How has Fairfax Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Fairfax Financial's stock was trading at C$515.24 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FFH shares have increased by 5.1% and is now trading at C$541.40.
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How often does Fairfax Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fairfax Financial?

Fairfax Financial announced an annual dividend on Tuesday, January 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 21st will be given a dividend of 13.008 per share on Thursday, January 28th. This represents a yield of 2.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 20th. This is a positive change from Fairfax Financial's previous annual dividend of C$10.00.
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Is Fairfax Financial a good dividend stock?

Fairfax Financial pays an annual dividend of C$10.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.36%. The dividend payout ratio of Fairfax Financial is 7.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for FFH?

6 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Fairfax Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from C$550.00 to C$790.00. On average, they anticipate Fairfax Financial's share price to reach C$704.17 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Fairfax Financial's key executives?

Fairfax Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. V. Prem Watsa, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 71, Pay $660.15k)
  • Ms. Jennifer J. S. Allen, VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Peter S. Clarke, VP & COO (Age 49, Pay $1.96M)
  • Mr. Vinodh Loganadhan, VP of Admin. Services
  • Mr. Derek Bulas, Associate VP of Legal
  • Mr. John Charles Varnell CPA, VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 64)
  • Mr. Eric Paul Salsberg, VP of Corp. Affairs & Corp. Sec. (Age 76)
  • Mr. Andrew Acheson Barnard, Pres of Fairfax Insurance Group (Age 65)
  • Bruno Camargo, Pres of Fairfax Brasil
  • Mr. Wade Sebastian R. E. Burton CFA, Pres & Chief Investment Officer of Hamblin Watsa Investment Counsel (Age 50)

Who are some of Fairfax Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Fairfax Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Fairfax Financial investors own include Enbridge (ENB), Costco Wholesale (COST), AT&T (T), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Pembina Pipeline (PPL), The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Dollarama (DOL), Nutrien (NTR), Mastercard (MA) and The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD).

What is Fairfax Financial's stock symbol?

Fairfax Financial trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "FFH."

How do I buy shares of Fairfax Financial?

Shares of FFH and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Fairfax Financial's stock price today?

One share of FFH stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$541.40.

How much money does Fairfax Financial make?

Fairfax Financial has a market capitalization of C$14.47 billion and generates C$24.29 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Fairfax Financial have?

Fairfax Financial employs 15,196 workers across the globe.

What is Fairfax Financial's official website?

The official website for Fairfax Financial is www.fairfax.ca.

Where are Fairfax Financial's headquarters?

Fairfax Financial is headquartered at 95 Wellington St W Suite 800, TORONTO, ON M5J 2N7, Canada.

How can I contact Fairfax Financial?

Fairfax Financial's mailing address is 95 Wellington St W Suite 800, TORONTO, ON M5J 2N7, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-416-3674941.

This page was last updated on 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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