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Markel Corporation (MKL)

Stock Price: $1,208.52 USD 10.71 (0.89%)
Updated Jul 29, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 16.48B
Revenue (ttm) 12.30B
Net Income (ttm) 2.78B
Shares Out 13.78M
EPS (ttm) 198.15
PE Ratio 6.10
Forward PE 21.01
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Trading Day July 29
Last Price $1,208.52
Previous Close $1,197.81
Change ($) 10.71
Change (%) 0.89%
Day's Open 1,208.13
Day's Range 1,197.81 - 1,216.94
Day's Volume 24,650
52-Week Range 913.04 - 1,268.96

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RICHMOND, Va., July 28, 2021  /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to discuss qu...

1 day ago - PRNewsWire

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

Markel (MKL) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

The specialty insurer saw improving profitability compared to last year.

2 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

Buying this great business at a fair price will generate better returns than waiting for a pullback that might never come.

2 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

RICHMOND, Va., July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Kristin Towse has joined as Executive Underwriting Officer for the Markel Specialty division.

4 weeks ago - PRNewsWire

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4 weeks ago - GuruFocus

LONDON, June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Simon Wilson will become the next President of Markel International, a wholly-owned subsidiary. He will succeed ...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Let's see if Markel (MKL) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - GuruFocus

Markel (MKL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

RICHMOND, Va., May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Helen Xu has joined as Senior Director, Markel Specialty Programs.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., May 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Kelly  Castriotta has been appointed Managing Director, Global Cyber Underwriting Executive, effective May...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Donald Yacktman, a well-known value investor and founder of the AMG Yacktman Fund ( Yacktman Fund , Portfolio) Class I (YACKX), takes the "forward rate of return" highly into consideration when assessin...

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

Chuck Akre (Trades, Portfolio)'s Akre Capital Management has disclosed its portfolio for the first quarter of 2021. The top trades include reductions in Markel Corp. ( MKL , Financial), O'Reilly Automot...

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has assigned a Long-Term Issue Credit Rating of “bbb+” to $600 million of 3.45% senior unsecured notes due 2052 issued by Markel Corporation (Markel) (Glen Allen,...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Tom Gayner (Trades, Portfolio), chief investment officer of Markel Corp. ( MKL , Financial), disclosed this week that his firm's top five trades during the first quarter included a new buy in Regeneron ...

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

Funding a great investment portfolio with lots of cash from insurance is much harder than it sounds.

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2 months ago - The Motley Fool

Selecting stocks whose market capitalization surpasses $10 billion and whose price-book ratios are below 1.5 could provide value investors with a higher likelihood to find opportunities amid U.S.-listed...

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

Markel (MKL) Q1 results reflect growth across underwriting operations, focus on increasing operational efficiencies, strong performance at Markel Ventures as well as positive momentum in investment oper...

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Markel (MKL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -10.99% and -3.32%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

RICHMOND, Va., April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) today reported its financial results for the first quarter of 2021.

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Thursday, April 29, 2021, beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to discuss qua...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

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3 months ago - InvestorPlace

RICHMOND, Va., April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it still plans to hold its 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the Annual Meeting) in-person at Virgini...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has assigned indicative Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings of “bbb+” to senior unsecured issues, “bbb” to subordinated issues and “bbb-” to preferred stock to the rec...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Riding high on improved results of its businesses, strategic acquisitions and sufficient liquidity, Markel (MKL) has potential to reward its investors.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Markel (MKL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

7 Property and Casualty Insurers to Watch as Pricing Improves

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Markel (MKL) is well positioned to outperform the market, as it exhibits above-average growth in financials.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

This "mini Berkshire" had a strong fourth quarter.

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5 months ago - The Motley Fool

Markel (MKL) fourth-quarter results reflect higher premiums at Insurance and Reinsurance Segments and improved combined ratio.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Markel (MKL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 75.11% and 3.67%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2020. The following tables present summary financial data ...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

Crafted as a Berkshire Hathaway clone, Markel is holding its own by now. After covering the basics of responsible underwriting and investment management, it has created a powerful platform for private e...

5 months ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 beginning at 9:30 am (Eastern Time) to discuss qu...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

After close to 35% gain since the March 23 lows of the last year, at the current price around $990 per share, we believe Markel Corporation Stock has more room to go. Markel, a holding company for speci...

6 months ago - Forbes

A steepening yield curve and an expected increase in insurance premium prices bode well for the U.S. insurance industry, making it prudent to invest in names like Primerica (PRI) and Markel (MKL)

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6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Tom Williams has joined the company as Environmental Product Line Leader. He will lead the environmental t...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

Consistent performance is often overlooked by short-term traders.

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6 months ago - The Motley Fool

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Trevor Gandy has joined the company as Managing Director, Talent, Diversity and Inclusion, effective Janua...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Markel Surety, a part of Markel's Specialty division, has increased its capacity offering to $500 million...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

Markel (MKL) is poised to benefit from new business written, recent acquisitions and solid capital position.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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7 months ago - The Motley Fool

These two insurers are anything but typical. But which is the better investment?

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7 months ago - The Motley Fool

Markel has a differentiated model of investing its retained cash flows to buy other companies, similar to how Berkshire Hathaway operates. Its insurance business is profitable despite a challenging quar...

8 months ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today the appointment of Mark M. Besca to its board of directors, effective November 18, 2020. Besca serves as a con...

8 months ago - PRNewsWire

Akre Capital Management recently disclosed its portfolio updates for the third quarter of 2020, which ended on Sept. 30.

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8 months ago - GuruFocus

About MKL

Markel Corporation, a diverse financial holding company, markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States, Bermuda, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Canada, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, and the Middle East. Its Insurance segment offers general and professional liability, personal lines, marine and energy, specialty programs, and workers' compensation insurance products; and property coverages that include fire, allied lines, and other specialized property coverages, including catastrophe-exposed property risks, s... [Read more...]

Industry
Insurance-Property & Casualty
IPO Date
Dec 12, 1986
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
MKL
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Markel's revenue was $9.74 billion, an increase of 2.19% compared to the previous year's $9.53 billion. Earnings were $816.03 million, a decrease of -54.42%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 7 analysts, the average rating for Markel stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 1,317.50, which is an increase of 9.02% from the latest price.

Price Target
$1,317.50
(9.02% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy