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Essent Group Third Quarter 2022 Earnings: Beats Expectations

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Third Quarter 2022 Results

Key Financial Results

  • Revenue: US$261.8m (down 7.7% from 3Q 2021).

  • Net income: US$178.1m (down 13% from 3Q 2021).

  • Profit margin: 68% (down from 72% in 3Q 2021). The decrease in margin was primarily driven by lower revenue.

  • EPS: US$1.67 (down from US$1.85 in 3Q 2021).

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All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period

Essent Group Revenues and Earnings Beat Expectations

Revenue exceeded analyst estimates by 6.8%. Earnings per share (EPS) also surpassed analyst estimates by 12%.

Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 4.9% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, compared to a 6.7% growth forecast for the Mortgage industry in the US.

Performance of the American Mortgage industry.

The company's shares are down 3.0% from a week ago.

Risk Analysis

You should always think about risks. Case in point, we've spotted 2 warning signs for Essent Group you should be aware of, and 1 of them can't be ignored.

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