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Markel Corp (MKL.N)

MKL.N on New York Stock Exchange

1,069.00USD
17 Nov 2017
Change (% chg)

$3.88 (+0.36%)
Prev Close
$1,065.12
Open
$1,064.62
Day's High
$1,072.70
Day's Low
$1,060.70
Volume
12,379
Avg. Vol
8,313
52-wk High
$1,104.58
52-wk Low
$870.07

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 6.93 December 17 Nov 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 1,550.59 1,577.36 1,536.80 1,386.92
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3 1,549.08 1,627.09 1,488.74 --
Year Ending Dec-17 3 5,964.50 5,980.65 5,936.10 5,673.32
Year Ending Dec-18 4 6,406.33 6,781.54 6,118.00 5,507.35
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5 6.93 8.74 4.77 7.48
Quarter Ending Mar-18 4 7.89 8.52 7.15 6.00
Year Ending Dec-17 4 4.52 6.97 2.25 28.28
Year Ending Dec-18 6 30.49 34.72 27.49 26.00

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 Sep-17 1,483.76 1,506.15 22.39 1.51
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 -16.17 -16.66 0.49 -3.05
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

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 1,550.59 1,550.59 1,488.92 1,494.92 1,386.92
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1,549.08 1,549.08 1,457.88 1,455.24 --
Year Ending Dec-17 5,964.50 5,964.50 5,873.21 5,880.61 5,673.32
Year Ending Dec-18 6,406.33 6,406.33 6,003.13 6,005.53 5,507.35
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 6.93 6.93 8.01 8.21 7.48
Quarter Ending Mar-18 7.89 7.89 7.40 7.49 6.00
Year Ending Dec-17 4.52 4.52 13.33 28.59 28.28
Year Ending Dec-18 30.49 30.49 28.64 28.92 26.00

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 3 0
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 3 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 3 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 4 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 1 4
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 3 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 2
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 4 1