Beazley (BEZ)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

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504.50p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.50p
  • 52 Week High: 525.00
  • 52 Week Low: 372.80
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 525.71m
  • Volume: 1,081,307
  • Market Cap: 2,652.19m
  • RiskGrade: 98

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 2.6% 2.5%
Div Cover 3.7 1.4
Op Mrgn 14.1% 6.2%
ROCE 17.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.7 28.5
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.6 1.5
Pr/Book 2.4  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 5.5% -39.1%
PBT 3.2% -71.5%
EPS -0.4% -52.1%
DPS -9.7% -27.1%

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¢ 5.5 0.0 +226% 13.49¢ 5.8%
31-Dec-13 1,970.20 313.30 52.40¢ 6.9 0.3 +24% 16.10¢ 4.5%
31-Dec-14 2,021.80 261.90 43.10¢ 8.8 n/a -18% 14.48¢ 3.8%
31-Dec-15 2,080.90 284.00 48.80¢ 10.6 0.8 +13% 14.67¢ 2.8%
31-Dec-16 2,195.60 293.20 48.60¢ 10.5 n/a -0% 13.25¢ 2.6%

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 1,768.26 110.48 17.73p 28.5 n/a -52% 12.77p 2.5%
31-Dec-18 1,921.56 197.77 32.25p 15.6 0.2 +82% 15.51p 3.1%

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Beazley Company Announcements

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES 17-Nov-2017 13:01 RNS
Trading statement for 9 months ended 30 Sept 17 09-Nov-2017 07:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-Nov-2017 10:31 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 504.50p
Change Today 2.50p
% Change 0.50 %
52 Week High 525.00
52 Week Low 372.80
Volume 1,081,307
Shares Issued 525.71m
Market Cap 2,652.19m
RiskGrade 98

Beazley Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
7.05% below the market average7.05% below the market average7.05% below the market average7.05% below the market average7.05% below the market average
14.29% above the sector average14.29% above the sector average14.29% above the sector average14.29% above the sector average14.29% above the sector average
Price Trend
66.60% above the market average66.60% above the market average66.60% above the market average66.60% above the market average66.60% above the market average
23.08% above the sector average23.08% above the sector average23.08% above the sector average23.08% above the sector average23.08% above the sector average
Income
1.52% below the market average1.52% below the market average1.52% below the market average1.52% below the market average1.52% below 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
60.24% below the market average60.24% below the market average60.24% below the market average60.24% below the market average60.24% below the market average
14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average14.29% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 1
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 0
Total 8
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 17-Nov-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
16:51 1,253 @ 504.21p
16:51 1,253 @ 504.21p
16:37 145 @ 504.00p
16:37 145 @ 504.00p
16:35 321,647 @ 504.50p

Beazley Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Horton

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