W.R. Berkley Corporation (WRB)

NYSE: WRB · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
74.65
-0.76 (-1.01%)
Dec 7, 2022 4:04 PM EST - Market closed
-1.01%
Market Cap 19.73B
Revenue (ttm) 10.73B
Net Income (ttm) 1.29B
Shares Out 265.27M
EPS (ttm) 4.63
PE Ratio 16.12
Forward PE 15.48
Dividend $1.35 (1.81%)
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 23, 2022
Volume 900,470
Open 75.18
Previous Close 75.41
Day's Range 74.24 - 75.68
52-Week Range 51.9 - 76.99
Beta 0.63
Analysts Buy
Price Target 82.25 (+10.2%)
Earnings Date Jan 25, 2023

About WRB

W. R. Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company, operates as a commercial lines writer in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. The Insurance segment underwrites commercial insurance business, including premises operations, commercial automobile, property, products liability, and general and professional liability lines. It also provides workers' compensation insurance products; accident and health insurance and reinsurance products; insurance for commercial risk... [Read more]

Industry Insurance
Founded 1967
CEO W. Robert Berkley
Employees 7,681
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol WRB
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, W.R. Berkley's revenue was $9.46 billion, an increase of 16.75% compared to the previous year's $8.10 billion. Earnings were $1.02 billion, an increase of 92.68%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for WRB stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 82.25, which is an increase of 10.18% from the latest price.

Price Target
$82.25
(10.18% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

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