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W. R. Berkley Corp (WRB.N)

WRB.N on New York Stock Exchange

64.78USD
8 Dec 2016
Change (% chg)

$0.79 (+1.23%)
Prev Close
$63.99
Open
$64.10
Day's High
$64.85
Day's Low
$63.92
Volume
106,312
Avg. Vol
132,864
52-wk High
$64.85
52-wk Low
$46.72

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 0.85 December 8 Dec 2016

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 0 1 1 1
(3) HOLD 9 8 8 8
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 3.33 3.25 3.25 3.25

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-16 3 1,890.43 1,937.29 1,859.00 1,966.38
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3 1,886.36 1,888.36 1,883.90 2,216.70
Year Ending Dec-16 4 7,389.62 7,620.14 7,028.00 7,745.40
Year Ending Dec-17 4 7,609.88 7,699.41 7,434.00 8,150.92
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 11 0.85 0.89 0.74 0.92
Quarter Ending Mar-17 11 0.87 0.93 0.83 0.83
Year Ending Dec-16 13 3.44 3.50 3.33 3.51
Year Ending Dec-17 13 3.42 3.59 3.30 3.58
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 2.55 10.00 -1.55 0.91

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 Sep-16 1,964.91 2,019.73 54.82 2.79
Quarter Ending Jun-16 1,862.64 1,855.91 6.73 0.36
Quarter Ending Mar-16 1,944.35 1,807.21 137.13 7.05
Quarter Ending Dec-15 1,890.29 1,811.06 79.23 4.19
Quarter Ending Sep-15 1,905.59 1,860.96 44.63 2.34
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.85 0.88 0.03 4.11
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.77 0.82 0.05 7.18
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.85 0.89 0.04 5.14
Quarter Ending Dec-15 0.81 0.89 0.08 10.24
Quarter Ending Sep-15 0.83 0.91 0.08 9.31

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-16 1,890.43 1,890.43 1,890.18 1,895.35 1,966.38
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1,886.36 1,886.36 1,886.48 1,912.96 2,216.70
Year Ending Dec-16 7,389.62 7,389.62 7,509.92 7,518.83 7,745.40
Year Ending Dec-17 7,609.88 7,609.88 7,609.92 7,722.82 8,150.92
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.85 0.85 0.86 0.87 0.92
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.83
Year Ending Dec-16 3.44 3.44 3.45 3.40 3.51
Year Ending Dec-17 3.42 3.42 3.41 3.43 3.58

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 0 1 0
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-16 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 0 1 1
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 2 3
Year Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 2 1