Fairfax Financial Stock Price, News & Analysis (TSE:FFH)

C$667.00 -2.51 (-0.37 %)
(As of 12/18/2017 09:39 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$669.51
Today's RangeC$663.60 - C$673.34
52-Week RangeC$547.95 - C$708.99
Volume107,627 shs
Average Volume56,325 shs
Market CapitalizationC$18.78 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.96%
Beta-0.12

About Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH)

Fairfax Financial logoFairfax 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. It operates through Insurance and Reinsurance, Runoff, and Other segments. The company also underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance; develops, produces, markets, and distributes television programs; and owns and operates premium dining restaurants and holiday resorts. In addition, it is involved in the provision of pet medical insurance and database services; retail of tableware and gifts, and home improvement goods, as well as sporting goods and sports apparel comprising golf equipment, consumables, and athletic apparel and accessories; and provision of integrated travel and travel-related financial services. 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 founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolTSE:FFH
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-416-3674941

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSC$1.83
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins9.50%
Return on Equity18.38%
Return on Assets2.73%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares28,740,000

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fairfax Financial's stock symbol?

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

How often does Fairfax Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fairfax Financial?

Fairfax Financial declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, January 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 26th will be given a dividend of 10.00 per share on Thursday, January 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 17th. View Fairfax Financial's Dividend History.

When will Fairfax Financial make its next earnings announcement?

Fairfax Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 15th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Fairfax Financial.

Where is Fairfax Financial's stock going? Where will Fairfax Financial's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Fairfax Financial's stock. Their predictions range from C$550.00 to C$740.00. On average, they anticipate Fairfax Financial's share price to reach C$660.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Fairfax Financial.

Who are some of Fairfax Financial's key competitors?

Who are Fairfax Financial's key executives?

Fairfax Financial's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Vivan Prem Watsa, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 66)
  • Paul C. Rivett, President (Age 49)
  • David Bonham, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Peter Clarke, Chief Risk Officer, Vice President
  • Ronald Schokking, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Eric P. Salsberg, Vice President - Corporate Affairs, Corporate Secretary
  • Jean Cloutier, Vice President - International Operations
  • Bradley Paul L. Martin, Vice President - Strategic Investments (Age 57)
  • John C. Varnell, Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Anthony F. Griffiths, Lead Independent Director (Age 86)

How do I buy Fairfax Financial stock?

Shares of Fairfax Financial and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Fairfax Financial's stock price today?

One share of Fairfax Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$667.00.

How big of a company is Fairfax Financial?

Fairfax Financial has a market capitalization of C$18.78 billion.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Fairfax Financial (FFH)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  76 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  145
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fairfax Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.602.602.33
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: C$660.00C$660.00C$598.75C$606.67
Price Target Upside: 2.39% downside2.39% downside2.72% downside2.78% downside

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH)

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/6/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$675.00 -> C$725.00View Rating Details
11/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$550.00 -> C$625.00View Rating Details
11/3/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$700.00 -> C$740.00View Rating Details
8/16/2017Fairfax FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$525.00 -> C$550.00View Rating Details
11/7/2016CormarkUpgradeMarket Perform -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Earnings Estimates

2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $94.70
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $64.27
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$10.06$10.06$10.06
Q2 20171$19.81$19.81$19.81
Q3 20171$12.58$12.58$12.58
Q4 20171$52.25$52.25$52.25
Q1 20181$13.55$13.55$13.55
Q2 20181$15.49$15.49$15.49
Q3 20181$16.73$16.73$16.73
Q4 20181$18.50$18.50$18.50
Q1 20191$13.41$13.41$13.41
Q2 20191$15.40$15.40$15.40
Q3 20191$16.72$16.72$16.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$10.00
Dividend Yield:1.50%
Payout Ratio:546.45% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH)

Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/17/2017Annual$10.001.54%1/17/20171/26/20171/26/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Fairfax Financial (TSE FFH) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Fairfax Financial (TSE:FFH)

Fairfax Financial (TSE FFH) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/26/2017Michael WacekDirectorBuy499C$420.00C$209,580.00
6/16/2017F. Brian BradstreetDirectorBuy1,000C$562.42C$562,420.00
3/2/2017Andrew BarnardInsiderSell20C$458.58C$9,171.60
3/1/2017Andrew BarnardInsiderSell1,733C$459.65C$796,573.45
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Fairfax Financial (TSE FFH) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Fairfax and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Receive All Regulatory Approvals to Complete Sale of First Capital - GlobeNewswire (press release)Fairfax and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Receive All Regulatory Approvals to Complete Sale of First Capital - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - December 14 at 5:52 PM
ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : December 14, 2017ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : December 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:52 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:FFH) : December 13, 2017Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:FFH) : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 5:30 PM
Fairfax and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Receive All Regulatory Approvals to Complete Sale of First CapitalFairfax and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Receive All Regulatory Approvals to Complete Sale of First Capital
feeds.benzinga.com - December 13 at 12:46 PM
This #1 Company Can Provide All the Diversification You Need! - The Motley Fool CanadaThis #1 Company Can Provide All the Diversification You Need! - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - December 13 at 9:45 AM
Cash Dividend On The Way From Fairfax Financial Holdings Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series C - NasdaqCash Dividend On The Way From Fairfax Financial Holdings Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series C - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 13 at 9:45 AM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FFH-CA : December 12, 2017Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FFH-CA : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 9:55 AM
Odyssey Reinsurance Company -- Moodys affirms Odyssey Res A3 insurance financial strength rating; outlook changed to positiveOdyssey Reinsurance Company -- Moody's affirms Odyssey Re's A3 insurance financial strength rating; outlook changed to positive
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 9:32 AM
Fairfax Completes C$650 Million Senior Notes OfferingFairfax Completes C$650 Million Senior Notes Offering
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 9:26 AM
Fairfax Announces Early Redemption of Notes Due August 19, 2019 - GlobeNewswire (press release)Fairfax Announces Early Redemption of Notes Due August 19, 2019 - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - December 1 at 4:50 PM
Form 6-K FAIRFAX FINANCIAL HOLDIN For: Nov 30 - StreetInsider.comForm 6-K FAIRFAX FINANCIAL HOLDIN For: Nov 30 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - December 1 at 4:50 PM
AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited - Business Wire (press release)AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - December 1 at 4:50 PM
Fairfax Announces Early Redemption of Notes Due August 19, 2019Fairfax Announces Early Redemption of Notes Due August 19, 2019
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:40 PM
Fairfax Launches C$650 Million Senior Notes OfferingFairfax Launches C$650 Million Senior Notes Offering
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 9:33 AM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Looks North for its Latest Potential ... - The Motley Fool CanadaFairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Looks North for its Latest Potential ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - November 28 at 9:03 AM
ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : November 27, 2017ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : November 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 5:49 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Enters the Churchill Rail Line Fray: Is This a Wise Move?Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Enters the Churchill Rail Line Fray: Is This a Wise Move?
www.fool.ca - November 22 at 7:25 PM
3 Investors Sitting on Huge Cash Stockpiles3 Investors Sitting on Huge Cash Stockpiles
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 6:49 PM
The Safer Way to Bet on a Toronto IconThe Safer Way to Bet on a Toronto Icon
www.fool.ca - November 20 at 7:23 PM
AM Best Assigns Credit Ratings to Colonnade Insurance SA; Assigns Indicative Issue Credit Ratings to Fairfax ... - Business Wire (press release)AM Best Assigns Credit Ratings to Colonnade Insurance SA; Assigns Indicative Issue Credit Ratings to Fairfax ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - November 15 at 12:08 AM
Fairfax vs. Berkshire Hathaway: Heres the one most likely to produce the better returnsFairfax vs. Berkshire Hathaway: Here's the one most likely to produce the better returns
www.theglobeandmail.com - November 12 at 7:04 PM
Fridays small-cap stocks to watch - The Globe and Mail - The Globe and MailFriday's small-cap stocks to watch - The Globe and Mail - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - November 10 at 4:11 PM
Should Investors Hold Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd.? - The Motley Fool CanadaShould Investors Hold Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd.? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - November 10 at 4:11 PM
ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : November 7, 2017ETFs with exposure to Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. : November 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 6:54 AM
Fairfax Financial Holdings posts 3Q profitFairfax Financial Holdings posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 8:28 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. :FFH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 6, 2017Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. :FFH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 8:28 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) PT Raised to C$625.00 at Royal Bank Of CanadaFairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) PT Raised to C$625.00 at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 7:36 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Given New C$725.00 Price Target at CIBCFairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Given New C$725.00 Price Target at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 7:36 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Expected to Earn Q1 2019 Earnings of $13.41 Per Share (FFH)Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Expected to Earn Q1 2019 Earnings of $13.41 Per Share (FFH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 1:59 PM
BMO Capital Markets Increases Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Price Target to C$740.00BMO Capital Markets Increases Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Price Target to C$740.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 4 at 8:10 PM
CANADA STOCKS-TSX sees first consecutive decline since SeptCANADA STOCKS-TSX sees first consecutive decline since Sept
www.reuters.com - November 3 at 12:25 PM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series E Shares Cross 4% Yield Mark - NasdaqFairfax Financial Holdings Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series E Shares Cross 4% Yield Mark - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 2 at 12:50 AM
Todays Research Reports on Fairfax Financial Holdings, Great-West Lifeco, MCAN Mortgage Corporation and GMP Capital Inc.Today's Research Reports on Fairfax Financial Holdings, Great-West Lifeco, MCAN Mortgage Corporation and GMP Capital Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 2:48 AM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $12.58 Per Share, Cormark ForecastsFairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $12.58 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 6:32 AM
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Expected to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $52.25 Per ShareFairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Expected to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $52.25 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 11:24 AM
BRIEF-Fairfax Financial Holdings files final short form base shelf prospectus with Canadian regulatorsBRIEF-Fairfax Financial Holdings files final short form base shelf prospectus with Canadian regulators
www.reuters.com - October 20 at 7:45 PM
BRIEF-Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd - ‍announces hiring of David Johnston as a global advisorBRIEF-Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd - ‍announces hiring of David Johnston as a global advisor
www.reuters.com - October 17 at 7:25 PM
Fairfax Announces the Hiring of David Johnston as Global AdvisorFairfax Announces the Hiring of David Johnston as Global Advisor
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 7:24 PM
Southeastern Asset Management Says Watsas Fairfax Was Deeply Discounted Earlier in YearSoutheastern Asset Management Says Watsa's Fairfax Was 'Deeply Discounted' Earlier in Year
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 11:24 PM
CIBC Raises Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Price Target to C$675.00CIBC Raises Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FFH) Price Target to C$675.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 3:48 PM
Bank of Nova Scotia Is Selling TMX Group Limited: Should You? - The Motley Fool CanadaBank of Nova Scotia Is Selling TMX Group Limited: Should You? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 10 at 4:23 PM
PPC Investor Says Fairfax Bid Should Be More Than 43% HigherPPC Investor Says Fairfax Bid Should Be More Than 43% Higher
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 6:57 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - October 8 at 5:27 PM
Want to Crush the Market Over the Long-Term? Invest in the Fairfax Family! - The Motley Fool CanadaWant to Crush the Market Over the Long-Term? Invest in the Fairfax Family! - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 29 at 2:33 PM
South Africas PPC sees higher offer from FairfaxSouth Africa's PPC sees higher offer from Fairfax
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:11 PM
What Does Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited’s (TSX:FFH) Share Price Indicate?What Does Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited’s (TSX:FFH) Share Price Indicate?
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 8:03 PM
PPCs Biggest Shareholder Is Said to Back Fairfax-AfriSam OfferPPC's Biggest Shareholder Is Said to Back Fairfax-AfriSam Offer
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 7:27 PM
Indian insurer ICICI Lombard seeks to raise $892 million in IPO sale - ReutersIndian insurer ICICI Lombard seeks to raise $892 million in IPO sale - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 9 at 5:10 AM
Indian insurer ICICI Lombard seeks to raise $892 million in IPO saleIndian insurer ICICI Lombard seeks to raise $892 million in IPO sale
www.reuters.com - September 8 at 7:05 PM
Dangote Looks to Cement His Position in South AfricaDangote Looks to Cement His Position in South Africa
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 7:04 PM

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