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Markel Corp.
Index- P/E26.07 EPS (ttm)29.60 Insider Own2.80% Shs Outstand13.95M Perf Week-1.92%
Market Cap10.76B Forward P/E30.81 EPS next Y25.05 Insider Trans-0.82% Shs Float13.46M Perf Month1.80%
Income416.20M PEG2.61 EPS next Q6.16 Inst Own76.80% Short Float1.98% Perf Quarter4.42%
Sales5.21B P/S2.07 EPS this Y-0.90% Inst Trans-0.23% Short Ratio6.29 Perf Half Y10.58%
Book/sh563.25 P/B1.37 EPS next Y-22.59% ROA1.70% Target Price771.67 Perf Year24.06%
Cash/sh140.37 P/C5.50 EPS next 5Y10.00% ROE5.60% 52W Range617.41 - 797.56 Perf YTD13.01%
Dividend- P/FCF17.30 EPS past 5Y1.70% ROI4.50% 52W High-3.25% Beta0.70
Dividend %- Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y18.90% Gross Margin- 52W Low24.98% ATR11.68
Employees8600 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q5.40% Oper. Margin13.30% RSI (14)49.75 Volatility1.39% 1.46%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.29 EPS Q/Q117.30% Profit Margin8.00% Rel Volume0.78 Prev Close775.89
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.29 EarningsMay 07 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume42.33K Price771.66
Recom2.80 SMA200.54% SMA500.32% SMA2009.99% Volume32,850 Change-0.55%
May-08-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $765 → $835
Feb-06-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $525 → $540
Dec-20-12Downgrade Stifel Nicolaus Buy → Hold
Mar-28-12Initiated Stifel Nicolaus Buy $550
Feb-04-11Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $390 → $410
Jan-31-11Upgrade Wunderlich Hold → Buy $370 → $475
Aug-10-10Reiterated Oppenheimer Underperform $315 → $312
Mar-16-10Reiterated Oppenheimer Underperform $288 → $303
Feb-25-10Initiated Wunderlich Hold $370
Dec-14-09Downgrade Keefe Bruyette Mkt Perform → Underperform $345 → $330
Mar-10-09Initiated Oppenheimer Perform
Feb-11-09Initiated Davenport Buy $365
Feb-04-09Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $400 → $350
Jan-08-09Upgrade Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral → Buy $370
Oct-30-08Initiated Keefe Bruyette Mkt Perform $360
Jul-21-08Reiterated KeyBanc Capital Mkts Buy $485 → $440
Jul-11-08Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform
May-15-08Reiterated KeyBanc Capital Mkts Buy $600 → $485
Jan-18-08Initiated Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral
Jan-08-08Initiated Citigroup Hold
May-22-15 07:09PM  Lessons From a Buffett Believer at The Wall Street Journal
06:00PM  Cramer expects more M&A on the horizon
May-21-15 08:56AM  United Insurance Holdings (UIHC) Falls: Stock Goes Down 6.7% - Tale of the Tape
08:47AM  Why Markel (MKL) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again - Tale of the Tape
May-20-15 06:09AM  Bulls poised to move higher ahead of Fed?
May-18-15 03:25PM  Markel (MKL) Affiliates' Ratings Affirmed By A.M. Best - Analyst Blog
11:02AM  Markel announces Cathryn Curia's retirement PR Newswire
11:02AM  Markel announces Cathryn Curia's retirement CNW Group
May-15-15 02:45PM  Marsh & McLennan's Expansion Initiatives Look Promising - Analyst Blog
02:45PM  A.M. Best Upgrades Ratings of FirstComp Insurance Company, Affirms Markel Corporation and Other Affiliate Ratings Business Wire
02:11PM  Warren Buffett Wannabes: 10 Stocks Trying To Be The Next Berkshire Hathaway at Forbes
02:11PM  Warren Buffett Galore: The Top 10 Wannabe Berkshire Hathaways at Forbes
May-14-15 01:33PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
09:35AM  UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Novo Nordisk (NVO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ): Cheapest Healthcare Stocks Picked By Markel Gayner at Insider Monkey
08:52AM  Should Markel (MKL) Be On Your Radar Now? - Tale of the Tape
May-13-15 01:04PM  MARKEL CORP Financials
09:35AM  Cheapest Energy Stocks Picked by Markel Gayner: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Halliburton Company (HAL), More at Insider Monkey
May-12-15 01:51PM  Walt Disney Co (DIS), CarMax Inc. (KMX), Walgreens Boots (WBA): Top Value Picks of Tom Gayner at Insider Monkey
May-08-15 01:08PM  Heres what CEOs said about the economy this week
May-07-15 07:07AM  Q1 2015 Markel Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open
May-06-15 06:20PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time at noodls
04:46PM  Markel Reports First Quarter 2015 Results PR Newswire
04:44PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Apr-30-15 05:47PM  Markel announces leadership changes to its Global Reinsurance division at noodls
04:30PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time PR Newswire
Apr-29-15 03:19PM  Good relationship doesn't make for a takeover: Cramer
Apr-24-15 12:59PM  Markel Promotes Matt Parker to President of Markel Specialty at noodls
12:08PM  Markel announces leadership changes to its Global Reinsurance division PR Newswire
Apr-21-15 03:10PM  'Inconsistencies glaring': Lopresti on 'Flash Crash' arre...
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11:01AM  Amerisafe Hits 52-Week High on Solid Core Growth, Capital - Analyst Blog
Apr-01-15 05:02PM  Markel Promotes Matt Parker to President of Markel Specialty PR Newswire
Mar-26-15 06:15PM  Skyworks a long-term winner? CEO makes the case
Mar-20-15 03:10PM  Markel Mocks Brainless Index Funds, Sees Unhinged Markets at Bloomberg
Mar-18-15 02:53PM  Markel Scales a 52-Week High on Improved Results in Q4 - Analyst Blog
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Feb-25-15 11:20AM  Markel Reports 2014 Financial Results at noodls
Feb-24-15 04:54PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Feb-18-15 01:42PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time at noodls
Feb-13-15 11:53AM  Quotes from this week's earnings calls
09:56AM  Markel Beats on Q4 Earnings and Revenues; Improves Y/Y - Analyst Blog
Feb-12-15 01:26PM  Markel Open for Business as Insurance Dealmaking Accelerates at Bloomberg
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Markel Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open
05:11AM  Markel beats 4Q profit forecasts AP
Feb-11-15 04:49PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
04:34PM  Markel Reports 2014 Financial Results PR Newswire
02:01PM  Analyst raises Apple price target CNBC
Feb-05-15 04:30PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time PR Newswire
Jan-14-15 08:48AM  Heavy burden of college debt: Sen. Warner CNBC
Dec-12-14 08:44AM  Cashing in on 'ugly sweaters' CNBC
Dec-05-14 05:39AM  SCOR SE -- Moody's maintains negative outlook for global reinsurance sector for 2015 at Moody's
Nov-24-14 12:56PM  Markel Corporation Names Britt Glisson Global Insurance Division President PR Newswire
Nov-14-14 09:53AM  Markel Corporation (MKL) Showing Signs Of Being Strong And Under The Radar at TheStreet
Nov-13-14 04:56AM  MOVES-Markel International appoints Linda Naili to trade credit team Reuters
Nov-12-14 01:03PM  Markel CIO Tom Gayner Buys Deere, Unilever, Marsh & McLennan, Sells Teva, International ... Gurufocus
Nov-06-14 07:07AM  Q3 2014 Markel Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
05:04AM  Markel misses 3Q profit forecasts AP
Nov-05-14 04:37PM  Markel Reports Third Quarter And Nine-Months Results PR Newswire
04:20PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Oct-30-14 04:30PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time PR Newswire
Oct-26-14 10:23PM  Euro to see a relief rally on stress test results: Citi CNBC
Oct-22-14 01:25PM  Markel Hits 52-Week High on Possibility of Strong Q3 Earnings Zacks
Oct-20-14 11:32AM  Markel Corporation (MKL) Is Today's Strong And Under The Radar Stock at TheStreet
Oct-14-14 08:29AM  Bull market is not over: Lee CNBC
Oct-06-14 06:00PM  Signs of a bottoming stock CNBC
03:40PM  Markel announces executive appointments in North America/Bermuda Claims PR Newswire
Sep-30-14 04:23PM  Markel Re announces leadership changes PR Newswire
04:23PM  Markel Re announces leadership changes CNW Group
Sep-15-14 07:03AM  Sen. Heitkamp: Tons of jobs in North Dakota CNBC
Sep-11-14 02:23PM  Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team PR Newswire
02:23PM  Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team CNW Group
Sep-09-14 03:08PM  [video] TJX, O'Reilly Auto Drive Home Value Says Eaton Vance Fund Manager at TheStreet
11:00AM  SCOR SE -- Moody's says outlook stays negative for global reinsurance sector at Moody's
Sep-02-14 05:16PM  Markel (MKL) Down to Strong Sell on Rising Financial Risks Zacks
04:45PM  Markel Buys Vanderpol & Den Boer, Grows in Bakery Sector Zacks
Aug-29-14 04:30PM  Markel Ventures Announces Acquisition Of Vanderpol & Den Boer PR Newswire
Aug-20-14 02:28PM  Ranking P&C Reserving Conservatism Yahoo Finance Blogs
Aug-12-14 10:03AM  Markel CIO Tom Gayner Buys Deere, Unilever, Chubb, Sells Capital One Financial, Chevron, Loews Gurufocus
Aug-07-14 07:07AM  Q2 2014 Markel Corporation Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Aug-06-14 04:56PM  Markel Reports Second Quarter And Six-Months Results PR Newswire
04:39PM  MARKEL CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Jul-31-14 04:30PM  Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time PR Newswire
Jul-26-14 05:00AM  Today In SA PRO: Friday, July 25 at Seeking Alpha
Jul-25-14 10:12AM  5 Investing Lessons I Learned Eating Lunch with Tom Gayner at Motley Fool
Jul-23-14 04:40PM  Markel Ventures Announces Acquisition Of Cottrell PR Newswire
Jul-21-14 07:34PM  Why We're Visiting Markel at Motley Fool
Jul-16-14 11:10AM  Markel Corporation appoints Thomas K. Smith as Chief Marketing Officer PR Newswire
Jul-09-14 03:37PM  [video] Don't Wait to Fill Up On Philip Morris, Markel & Heineken Shares at TheStreet
Jun-25-14 12:25PM  Finding Opportunities as P&C Insurance Enters Soft Market: A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Amit Kumar, Senior Analyst at Macquarie Group Limited Wall Street Transcript
07:02AM  Sorry, Warren. I'm Buying More Markel, Not Berkshire Hathaway at Motley Fool
Jun-24-14 03:30PM  This 'Baby Berkshire' Outperforms Its Namesake -- And Has 50% Upside
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07:29AM  SCOR SE -- Moody's: Outlook for global reinsurers turns negative as reinsurance buyers wield more bargaining power and explore cheaper alternatives to traditional reinsurance Moody's
Jun-12-14 06:00PM  2 Stocks That Will Make the Next Generation Rich: Markel and Monster Beverage at Motley Fool
02:00PM  The Real Reason to Buy Markel Stock at Motley Fool
Jun-10-14 01:05PM  Markel Scales New 52-Week High on Improved Fundamentals Zacks
Jun-06-14 12:27PM  Thomas A. Bradley, the EVP and CFO of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH), Interviews with The Wall Street Transcript Wall Street Transcript
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Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: U.S. Insurance, International Insurance, and Reinsurance. The U.S. Insurance segment writes general liability, professional liability, property, personal line, program, workers' compensation, and other insurance product lines. The International Insurance segment provides professional liability, marine and energy, general liability, property, and other insurance product lines, such as accident and health coverage insurance. The Reinsurance segment offers various treaty reinsurance products, such as property, casualty, auto, and others. Markel Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice ChairmanMay 21Sale778.5011690,3063,086May 22 04:31 PM
Crouch Nora NController and CAOMay 11Buy775.721511,63615May 13 05:08 PM
KIRSHNER ALAN IChairman and CEOMay 11Sale779.962,6672,080,15328,037May 13 04:30 PM
EBY DOUGLAS CDirectorMar 16Sale755.39145109,532400Mar 18 04:22 PM
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COOFeb 18Sale748.75200149,75013,458Feb 19 04:39 PM
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice ChairmanFeb 17Sale730.829065,7743,202Feb 19 04:35 PM
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice ChairmanDec 10Sale687.004228,8543,292Dec 11 04:32 PM
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COONov 10Sale702.31200140,46213,658Nov 12 05:10 PM
KASEN STEWART MDirectorNov 10Sale695.501,000695,5002,660Nov 12 05:08 PM
MARKEL STEVEN AVice ChairmanNov 10Sale696.404,3002,994,506126,805Nov 12 05:09 PM
EBY DOUGLAS CDirectorSep 12Buy644.001610,304546Sep 16 04:55 PM
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice ChairmanSep 09Sale649.704529,2373,334Sep 11 04:32 PM
Crowley F. MichaelPresident & Co-COOSep 03Sale655.44500327,72012,758Sep 05 04:31 PM
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COOAug 14Sale640.39300192,11713,858Aug 15 04:30 PM
MARKEL ANTHONY FVice ChairmanJun 09Sale646.504529,0933,379Jun 11 04:35 PM
Whitt Richard R IIIPresident & Co-COOMay 27Sale629.00200125,80014,158May 28 04:30 PM