MKL - Markel Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1,146.94
+9.61 (+0.84%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

1,146.94 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:15PM EDT

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Previous Close1,137.33
Open1,139.85
Bid1,025.00 x 1100
Ask1,200.00 x 1000
Day's Range1,130.03 - 1,148.98
52 Week Range950.16 - 1,225.00
Volume21,174
Avg. Volume38,460
Market Cap15.854B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.71
PE Ratio (TTM)21.45
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target EstN/A
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  • John Lecci joins Markel as Senior Director, US Professional Errors & Omissions
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    John Lecci joins Markel as Senior Director, US Professional Errors & Omissions

    RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that John Lecci has been named a Senior Director of Professional Liability. Lecci was most recently employed by Axis, where he was responsible for underwriting management liability and employment practice liability for law firms and other professional organizations. Over the course of his 23-year career, his primary insurance focus has been on errors and omissions coverage for lawyers and accountants.

  • Markel Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results
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    Markel Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results

    RICHMOND, Va., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) reported operating revenues of $2.4 billion for the second quarter of 2019 compared to $2.0 billion for the second quarter of 2018. Comprehensive income to shareholders was $623.3 million for the second quarter of 2019 compared to $164.3 million for the second quarter of 2018. Comprehensive income to shareholders was $1.4 billion for the six months ended June 30, 2019 compared to a comprehensive loss to shareholders of $10.5 million for the same period of 2018.

  • Markel Corporation To Launch New Retrocessional ILS Platform
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    Markel Corporation To Launch New Retrocessional ILS Platform

    RICHMOND, Va., July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) ("Markel") today announced that it intends to establish a new retrocessional Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) fund platform in Bermuda, comprised of a reinsurance company, fund entity and investment manager. The new platform is expected to allow Markel to expand on its current range of ILS capabilities, drawing on the deep talent and resources from across the Markel organization. Markel expects that investors in the new venture will benefit from the access to risk that Markel Corporation can offer, as well as its significant underwriting and analytical capabilities and position in the reinsurance market.

  • Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time
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    Markel Announces Conference Call Date And Time

    Any person interested in listening to the call should contact Markel's Investor Relations Department at 804-747-0136 or investorrelations@markel.com. The webcast, the conference call and the content and permitted replays or rebroadcasts thereof are the exclusive copyrighted property of Markel Corporation and may not be copied, taped, rebroadcast, or published in whole or in part without the express written consent of Markel Corporation. Markel Corporation is a diverse financial holding company serving a variety of niche markets.

  • Markel releases stand-alone employment practices liability policy for professional employer organizations
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    Markel releases stand-alone employment practices liability policy for professional employer organizations

    RICHMOND, Va., July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that it has added a stand-alone employment practices liability policy customized for professional employer organizations (PEOs) to its management liability suite of products. PEOs provide back-office solutions for small businesses, including payroll, benefits, HR, insurance, tax administration, and regulatory compliance. The new policy is a modular solution that provides liability coverage for PEOs and their customers with separate limits available for each.

  • James Proferes joins Markel as Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Professional Liability
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    James Proferes joins Markel as Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Professional Liability

    RICHMOND, Virginia, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that James Proferes has been named Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Professional Liability. In this new role, Proferes will work closely with Markel's insurance and reinsurance divisions on initiatives and issues including systemic risks, growth opportunities, portfolio optimization, and overall results. Proferes comes to Markel from Chubb where he worked for 29 years and held several executive leadership positions in the professional lines markets.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Certain Officers and Directors of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) and Encourages Markel Investors to Contact the Firm

    NEW YORK, May 22, 2019 -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against certain officers and directors of Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL). Click.

  • Business Wire

    AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to Markel Corporation’s New Senior Unsecured Notes

    AM Best has assigned the Long-Term Issue Credit Rating of “bbb+” to the $600 million 5.0% 30-year senior unsecured notes due May 2049 issued by Markel Corporation (Markel) (Glen Allen, VA) [NYSE: MKL]. The outlook assigned to this Credit Rating (rating) is stable. The existing ratings of Markel and its subsidiaries are unchanged.

  • Markel names Guenter Kryszon Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Property
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    Markel names Guenter Kryszon Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Property

    RICHMOND, Virginia, May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that Guenter Kryszon will be joining the company as Executive Underwriting Officer for Global Property. Kryszon's appointment is effective May 13, 2019. Most recently Kryszon held an executive position at AIG.

  • Markel Reports First Quarter 2019 Results
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    Markel Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

    RICHMOND, Va., April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) reported operating revenues of $2.5 billion for the first quarter of 2019 compared to $1.6 billion for the first quarter of 2018.

  • Markel Issues Statement on Markel CATCo
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    Markel Issues Statement on Markel CATCo

    RICHMOND, Va., April 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) (the "Company") previously reported that the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Bermuda Monetary Authority (together, the "Governmental Authorities") are conducting inquiries into loss reserves recorded in late 2017 and early 2018 at Markel CATCo Investment Management Ltd. and its subsidiaries (together, "CATCo").

  • Markel wins Young Professional Workplace award
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    Markel wins Young Professional Workplace award

    RICHMOND, Va., April 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that it has won the best Young Professional Workplace in the large business category by ChamberRVA, the chamber of commerce for the greater Richmond, Virginia, region. The award was presented by HYPE (Helping Young Professionals Engage), ChamberRVA's program for young professionals, during the Icons Awards dinner attended by 450 people at the Science Museum of Virginia. "This award is a testament to all that Markel is doing to become an employer of choice for talented people at all stages of their careers.

  • Chris Butler represents Markel on Willis Towers Watson panel
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    Chris Butler represents Markel on Willis Towers Watson panel

    RICHMOND, Va. , April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Christopher J. Butler, Esq. , Managing Director of Professional and Management Liability, participated ...

  • Markel Corporation's Kara Owens wins Temple University's 2019 Baglini award
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    Markel Corporation's Kara Owens wins Temple University's 2019 Baglini award

    RICHMOND, Va. , March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Kara Owens , Managing Director, Global Cyber Underwriting Executive, has won the 2019 Norman A. Baglini ...

  • GlobeNewswire

    New Research Coverage Highlights Amgen, Alarm, Werner Enterprises, Churchill Downs, Markel, and AAR — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2019

    NEW YORK, March 26, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders,.

  • Markel Corporation associate wins CLM's young industry professional of the year award
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    Markel Corporation associate wins CLM's young industry professional of the year award

    RICHMOND, Va., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that Jamie Samaniego, Senior Claims Examiner, was awarded the inaugural young professional of the year award by the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM). Samaniego joined Markel in 2016 and manages construction defect claims. Previously, Samaniego also handled medical and auto subrogation claims.

  • Markel Corporation releases 2018 annual report
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    Markel Corporation releases 2018 annual report

    RICHMOND, Virginia, March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that it released its 2018 annual report. One of the highlights of the annual report is the letter to shareholders. The annual report is available on Markel's home page at markelcorp.com and the investor relations page at markelcorp.com/investor-relations.

  • Markel Corporation releases annual letter to shareholders
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    Markel Corporation releases annual letter to shareholders

    RICHMOND, Virginia, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) announced today that it released its annual letter to shareholders. The letter, signed by Markel's Co-CEOs Thomas S. Gayner and Richard R. Whitt, III, is the most recent letter to shareholders since Markel went public in 1986 after 56 years as a private company. "We wrote the Markel Style over 30 years ago to describe our values and culture.