Beazley (BEZ)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

326.80p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.40p
  • 52 Week High: 606.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 305.80p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 608.86m
  • Volume: 1,348,912
  • Market Cap: 1,989.76m
  • RiskGrade: 228

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 5.0% 0.9%
Div Cover 2.7 2.7
Op Mrgn 9.8% -0.1%
ROCE 12.6%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.5 n/a
PEG 0.0 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.9 0.8
Pr/Book 1.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 14.9% -32.3%
PBT 250.4% n/a
EPS 243.1% n/a
DPS 8.8% -85.8%

Beazley Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue ($m) Pre-tax ($m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-15 2,080.90 284.00 48.80¢ 10.4 0.8 +13% 14.65¢ 2.9%
31-Dec-16 2,195.60 293.20 48.60¢ 10.4 n/a -0% 13.25¢ 2.6%
31-Dec-17 2,343.80 168.00 25.00¢ 27.9 n/a -49% 15.00¢ 2.2%
31-Dec-18 2,615.30 76.40 13.00¢ 50.5 n/a -48% 14.94¢ 2.3%
31-Dec-19 3,003.90 267.70 44.60¢ 16.3 0.1 +243% 16.25¢ 2.2%

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-20 2,651.11 (3.58) (0.62)p n/a n/a n/a 3.01p 0.9%
31-Dec-21 2,974.57 235.76 32.32p 10.1 n/a n/a 12.12p 3.7%

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Beazley Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 06-Oct-2020 14:49 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 01-Oct-2020 09:21 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-Oct-2020 09:16 RNS

Latest Beazley Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
28-Sep-20 Buy David Roberts 319.08p 15,514 49,502.07
23-Sep-20 Buy Andrew Likierman 326.05p 10,000 32,605.43
22-Sep-20 Buy Sally Lake 341.36p 5,825 19,884.08

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 326.80p
Change Today 0.40p
% Change 0.12 %
52 Week High 606.50p
52 Week Low 305.80p
Volume 1,348,912
Shares Issued 608.86m
Market Cap 1,989.76m
RiskGrade 228

Beazley Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
16.43% below the market average16.43% below the market average16.43% below the market average16.43% below the market average16.43% below the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Price Trend
75.95% below the market average75.95% below the market average75.95% below the market average75.95% below the market average75.95% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Income
51.65% above the market average51.65% above the market average51.65% above the market average51.65% above the market average51.65% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Growth
95.24% above the market average95.24% above the market average95.24% above the market average95.24% above the market average95.24% above the market average
66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 6
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 13
buy
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Beazley Dividends

  Latest Previous
  2nd Interim 1st Interim
Ex-Div 27-Feb-20 01-Aug-19
Paid 30-Mar-20 29-Aug-19
Amount 8.20p 4.10p

Trades for 23-Oct-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:29 371 @ 324.00p
16:29 750 @ 324.20p
16:29 766 @ 324.40p
16:29 344 @ 324.40p
16:29 5 @ 324.00p

Beazley Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Horton
Chair David Roberts

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