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Markel Corp (MKL)

MKL on New York Consolidated

1,068.78USD
17 Oct 2017
Change (% chg)

$-4.47 (-0.42%)
Prev Close
$1,073.25
Open
$1,073.42
Day's High
$1,077.92
Day's Low
$1,064.99
Volume
6,518
Avg. Vol
28,822
52-wk High
$1,105.23
52-wk Low
$811.05

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 8.06 December 17 Oct 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 0 0 0 0
(2) OUTPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(3) HOLD 4 4 4 4
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.80 2.80 2.80 2.80

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3 1,488.92 1,494.40 1,483.40 1,416.43
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3 1,457.88 1,465.50 1,448.87 --
Year Ending Dec-17 3 5,873.21 5,889.83 5,850.30 5,730.39
Year Ending Dec-18 4 6,003.13 6,243.51 5,894.70 --
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5 8.06 8.50 7.32 8.54
Quarter Ending Mar-18 4 7.47 8.09 5.64 --
Year Ending Dec-17 4 16.11 30.28 3.54 30.48
Year Ending Dec-18 6 28.84 32.68 25.11 27.00

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1,449.26 1,481.49 32.23 2.22
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1,426.83 1,411.75 15.08 1.06
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1,373.28 1,428.62 55.34 4.03
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1,439.04 1,431.28 7.76 0.54
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1,372.49 1,375.94 3.45 0.25
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-17 6.57 10.29 3.72 56.57
Quarter Ending Mar-17 4.50 3.24 1.26 27.96
Quarter Ending Dec-16 5.44 9.14 3.70 68.01
Quarter Ending Sep-16 7.65 4.00 3.65 47.69
Quarter Ending Jun-16 6.39 6.73 0.34 5.40

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1,488.92 1,494.92 1,494.92 1,494.92 1,416.43
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1,457.88 1,455.24 1,455.24 1,455.24 --
Year Ending Dec-17 5,873.21 5,880.61 5,880.61 5,876.00 5,730.39
Year Ending Dec-18 6,003.13 6,005.53 6,005.53 5,926.20 --
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 8.06 8.09 8.21 8.20 8.54
Quarter Ending Mar-18 7.47 7.49 7.49 7.49 --
Year Ending Dec-17 16.11 27.56 27.56 28.59 30.48
Year Ending Dec-18 28.84 28.92 28.92 28.76 27.00

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 2 0 2
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 2 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 2 0 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 1 0 2
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 2 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 0 1