Beazley (BEZ)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

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563.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      4.50p
  • 52 Week High: 619.50
  • 52 Week Low: 492.60
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 529.11m
  • Volume: 990,194
  • Market Cap: 2,978.90m
  • RiskGrade: 103
  • Beta: 0.00

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 2.7% 2.8%
Div Cover 0.9 2.7
Op Mrgn 4.0% 11.5%
ROCE 7.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 56.3 14.6
PEG n/a 0.1
Pr/Revenue 1.5 1.4
Pr/Book 2.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 11.6% -36.1%
PBT -54.5% 150.9%
EPS -48.0% 288.3%
DPS -0.4% -27.0%

Beazley Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue ($m) Pre-tax ($m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 2,021.80 261.90 43.10¢ 8.7 n/a -18% 14.48¢ 3.9%
31-Dec-15 2,080.90 284.00 48.80¢ 10.4 0.8 +13% 14.67¢ 2.9%
31-Dec-16 2,195.60 293.20 48.60¢ 10.4 n/a -0% 12.84¢ 2.6%
31-Dec-17 2,343.80 168.00 25.00¢ 27.8 n/a -49% 15.00¢ 2.2%
31-Dec-18 2,615.30 76.40 13.00¢ 50.3 n/a -48% 14.94¢ 2.3%

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-19 2,170.88 249.06 38.59p 14.6 0.1 +288% 14.16p 2.8%
31-Dec-20 2,344.00 301.63 46.70p 12.1 0.6 +21% 18.36p 3.6%

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Beazley Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 17-Apr-2019 12:07 RNS
Director Appointments 10-Apr-2019 13:45 RNS
Standard form for notification of major holdings 08-Apr-2019 09:01 RNS

Latest Beazley Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
17-Apr-19 Buy John Reizenstein 558.62p 10,000 55,861.90
25-Mar-19 Sell Adrian Cox 505.84p 3,000 15,175.20
25-Mar-19 Sell Adrian Cox 505.84p 2,600 13,151.84

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 563.00p
Change Today 4.50p
% Change 0.81 %
52 Week High 619.50
52 Week Low 492.60
Volume 990,194
Shares Issued 529.11m
Market Cap 2,978.90m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 103

Beazley Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
6.32% below the market average6.32% below the market average6.32% below the market average6.32% below the market average6.32% below the market average
9.09% below the sector average9.09% below the sector average9.09% below the sector average9.09% below the sector average9.09% below the sector average
Price Trend
49.01% above the market average49.01% above the market average49.01% above the market average49.01% above the market average49.01% above the market average
16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average
Income
81.23% below the market average81.23% below the market average81.23% below the market average81.23% below the market average81.23% below the market average
66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average
Growth
92.28% below the market average92.28% below the market average92.28% below the market average92.28% below the market average92.28% 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

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 1
Neutral 2
Sell 1
Strong Sell 0
Total 11
buy
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Beazley Dividends

  Latest Previous
  2nd Interim 1st Interim
Ex-Div 28-Feb-19 02-Aug-18
Paid 27-Mar-19 30-Aug-18
Amount 7.80p 3.90p

Trades for 18-Apr-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 396,775 @ 563.00p
16:29 213 @ 561.00p
16:29 189 @ 560.50p
16:29 200 @ 560.50p
16:29 637 @ 561.00p

Beazley Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Horton

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