Beazley (BEZ)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

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458.30p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.30p
  • 52 Week High: 525.00
  • 52 Week Low: 361.90
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 525.71m
  • Volume: 996,915
  • Market Cap: 2,409.31m
  • RiskGrade: 118

Beazley Overview

Beazley is a Lloyds of London insurer. It specialises in writing specialty-risk insurance and reinsurance business and has been within the market since 1986. The company floated on the stock market in 2004 and has also established a US operation.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.9% 3.1%
Div Cover 3.7 2.2
Op Mrgn 14.1% 11.9%
ROCE 17.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 12.8 13.8
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.5 1.4
Pr/Book 2.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 5.5% -40.0%
PBT 3.2% -46.4%
EPS -0.4% -9.5%
DPS -9.7% -19.5%

Beazley Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue ($m) Pre-tax ($m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 1,895.90 251.20 42.40¢ 5.6 0.0 +226% 13.49¢ 5.7%
31-Dec-13 1,970.20 313.30 52.40¢ 7.0 0.3 +24% 16.10¢ 4.4%
31-Dec-14 2,021.80 261.90 43.10¢ 9.0 n/a -18% 14.48¢ 3.7%
31-Dec-15 2,080.90 284.00 48.80¢ 10.8 0.8 +13% 14.67¢ 2.8%
31-Dec-16 2,195.60 293.20 48.60¢ 10.8 n/a -0% 13.25¢ 2.5%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Beazley Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-17 1,778.82 211.99 32.37p 14.2 n/a -10% 14.40p 3.1%
31-Dec-18 1,909.52 201.86 32.18p 14.2 n/a -1% 14.74p 3.2%

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Beazley Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights 01-Sep-2017 09:49 RNS
Exercise of SAYE Options for Directors 04-Aug-2017 14:46 RNS
Director shareholding 03-Aug-2017 17:25 RNS

Latest Beazley Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Beazley Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 458.30p
Change Today 0.30p
% Change 0.07 %
52 Week High 525.00
52 Week Low 361.90
Volume 996,915
Shares Issued 525.71m
Market Cap 2,409.31m
RiskGrade 118

Beazley Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
73.97% above the market average73.97% above the market average73.97% above the market average73.97% above the market average73.97% above the market average
57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average57.14% above the sector average
Price Trend
46.58% above the market average46.58% above the market average46.58% above the market average46.58% above the market average46.58% above the market average
20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average
Income
32.06% above the market average32.06% above the market average32.06% above the market average32.06% above the market average32.06% above the market average
23.08% below the sector average23.08% below the sector average23.08% below the sector average23.08% below the sector average23.08% below the sector average
Growth
58.8% below the market average58.8% below the market average58.8% below the market average58.8% below the market average58.8% below the market average
20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average20% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 1
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 0
Total 10
buy
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Beazley Dividends

  Latest Previous
  1st Interim Special
Ex-Div 03-Aug-17 02-Mar-17
Paid 31-Aug-17 29-Mar-17
Amount 3.70p 10.00p

Trades for 22-Sep-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:02 413 @ 457.24p
17:02 74,184 @ 454.42p
16:48 9,809 @ 453.52p
16:48 5,340 @ 453.84p
16:35 198,511 @ 458.30p

Beazley Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Horton

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