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W. R. Berkley Corp (WRB.N)

WRB.N on New York Stock Exchange

66.81USD
20 Jan 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.32 (-0.48%)
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Volume
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WRB.N

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About

W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company operates in the three segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance-Domestic, Insurance-International and Reinsurance-Global. Its Insurance-Domestic segment includes commercial insurance business, including excess and surplus lines and... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.73
Market Cap(Mil.): $8,108.85
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 121.37
Dividend: 0.13
Yield (%): 0.78

Financials

  WRB.N Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 15.38 11.38 15.85
EPS (TTM): 4.34 -- --
ROI: -- 0.14 0.43
ROE: 11.75 10.03 16.62

Fitch Maintains Negative Watch on W.R. Berkley's Ratings; Affirms IFS Ratings; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, November 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has maintained its Negative Watch on W.R. Berkley Corporation's (Berkley) ratings, including the 'A-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), and senior and subordinated debt. The Negative Watch will be readdressed in the next six months. Berkley's property/casualty operating subsidiaries' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings have been affirmed with a Stable Outlook. A complete list of rating act

Nov 15 2016

BRIEF-W. R. Berkley Corporation declares special dividend of 50 cents

* W. R. Berkley Corporation declares special dividend and regular quarterly dividend

Nov 04 2016

BRIEF-W.R. Berkley Q3 earnings per share $1.72

* Q3 earnings per share view $0.85 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S

Oct 25 2016

BRIEF-W. R. Berkley Corporation Forms Berkley Transactional

* Formation of Berkley Transactional As A Division Of Berkley Professional Liability Underwriters Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Sep 06 2016

BRIEF-W. R. Berkley names Richard Lowery senior vice president

* W. R. Berkley corporation names Richard M. Lowery senior vice president and chief information officer Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Aug 31 2016

BRIEF-W. R. Berkley Q2 earnings per share $0.85

* Qtrly net premiums earned $1.56 billion versus $1.49 billion

Jul 25 2016

Competitors

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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKa.N) $240,280.00 +1,420.00
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKb.N) $160.21 +0.80
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