MKL - Markel Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1,122.59
-3.30 (-0.29%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

1,122.59 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:28PM EST

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Previous Close1,125.89
Open1,125.00
Bid1,123.19 x 1000
Ask1,123.95 x 1000
Day's Range1,114.12 - 1,129.70
52 Week Range950.16 - 1,216.47
Volume37,845
Avg. Volume31,330
Market Cap15.506B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.75
PE Ratio (TTM)28.91
EPS (TTM)38.83
Earnings DateFeb 3, 2020 - Feb 7, 2020
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est1,185.00
  • Terry Ledbetter to retire as Chairman and CEO of State National; Markel names Matthew Freeman as his successor
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    Terry Ledbetter to retire as Chairman and CEO of State National; Markel names Matthew Freeman as his successor

    RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel (MKL) announced today that Terry Ledbetter, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its State National division, will be retiring at the end of 2019. Ledbetter founded State National with his brothers, Lonnie and Garry, in 1973. Markel also announced that State National President Matthew Freeman will succeed Ledbetter as CEO, effective January 1, 2020.

  • Markel to Acquire VSC Fire & Security, Expand Product Suite
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    Markel to Acquire VSC Fire & Security, Expand Product Suite

    Markel (MKL) agrees to acquire VSC to provide fire protection, life safety, and low voltage solutions to its customers.

  • Markel announces agreement to acquire VSC
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    Markel announces agreement to acquire VSC

    RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) and VSC Fire & Security, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Markel to acquire VSC. VSC is a provider of comprehensive fire protection, life safety, and low voltage solutions to retailers, commercial campuses, healthcare facilities, and government properties throughout the southeast United States. Established in 1958 in Ashland, Virginia, as Virginia Sprinkler Company, VSC was initially managed from the family home of co-founder Roland C. Giles.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of MKL earnings conference call or presentation 30-Oct-19 1:30pm GMT

    Q3 2019 Markel Corp Earnings Call

  • Gayner Invests in Embattled Berkshire Holding Kraft Heinz
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    Gayner Invests in Embattled Berkshire Holding Kraft Heinz

    Markel’s new buys during 3rd quarter include struggling packaged foods company Continue reading...

  • Markel (MKL) Q3 Earnings Down Y/Y, Revenues Beat Estimates
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    Markel (MKL) Q3 Earnings Down Y/Y, Revenues Beat Estimates

    Markel (MKL) Q3 reflects top-line growth.as well as excellent results from Markel Ventures.

  • Markel Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results
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    Markel Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

    RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) reported operating revenues of $2.0 billion for the third quarter of 2019 compared to $2.2 billion for the third quarter of 2018. Comprehensive income to shareholders was $250.1 million for the third quarter of 2019 compared to $315.1 million for the third quarter of 2018. Comprehensive income to shareholders was $1.6 billion for the nine months ended September 30, 2019 compared to $304.6 million for the same period of 2018.

  • 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. Investors, analysts and the general public also may listen to the call free over the Internet through the Company's website, http://www.markelcorp.com/investor-relations.  A replay of the call also will be available from approximately one hour after the conclusion of the call until Monday, November 11, 2019. 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.

  • What Kind Of Shareholder Appears On The Markel Corporation's (NYSE:MKL) Shareholder Register?
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    What Kind Of Shareholder Appears On The Markel Corporation's (NYSE:MKL) Shareholder Register?

    A look at the shareholders of Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) can tell us which group is most powerful. Institutions...

  • Markel Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy?
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    Markel Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy?

    Markel has been struggling lately, but the selling pressure may be coming to an end soon.

  • Hedge Funds Have Never Been More Bullish On Markel Corporation (MKL)
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    Hedge Funds Have Never Been More Bullish On Markel Corporation (MKL)

    The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey is again at the forefront when it comes to making use of this gold mine of data. We have processed the filings of the more than 700 world-class investment firms that we track and now have access to the collective wisdom contained in […]

  • Moody's

    Markel American Insurance Company -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Markel Corporation

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Markel Corporation and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. This publication does not announce a credit rating action and is not an indication of whether or not a credit rating action is likely in the near future.

  • Don't Sell Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) Before You Read This
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    Don't Sell Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) Before You Read This

    Today, we'll introduce the concept of the P/E ratio for those who are learning about investing. We'll show how you can...

  • Markel Announces Expiration And Final Results Of Cash Tender Offers
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    Markel Announces Expiration And Final Results Of Cash Tender Offers

    RICHMOND, Va. , Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) ("Markel") announced today the expiration and final results of the previously announced cash tender offers (the "Tender ...

  • Markel Announces Pricing Terms For Its Cash Tender Offers
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    Markel Announces Pricing Terms For Its Cash Tender Offers

    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) ("Markel") announced today the consideration payable for each series of notes subject to the previously announced cash tender offers (the "Tender Offer") by Markel and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alterra Finance LLC ("Alterra"), for any and all of the outstanding aggregate principal amount, respectively, of (1) Markel's 5.35% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Markel Notes") and (2) Alterra's 6.25% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "Alterra Notes" and, together with the Markel Notes, the "Notes"). The consideration for each series of Notes for each $1,000 principal amount of Notes tendered and accepted for purchase pursuant to the Tender Offer was determined in the manner described in the Offer to Purchase, dated September 12, 2019 (the "Offer to Purchase"), by reference to the applicable fixed spread over the yield to maturity, based on the bid side price, of the applicable U.S. Treasury Security, all as specified in the table below for each series of Notes, as calculated by the Dealer Managers (as defined below) at 2:00 p.m., New York City time, on September 18, 2019.

  • Brenton Slade Named President Of Lodgepine Capital Management
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    Brenton Slade Named President Of Lodgepine Capital Management

    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) today announced it has hired Brenton" Brent" Slade as president of Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, its new retrocessional Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) fund based in Bermuda. Slade comes to Lodgepine from Hamilton Capital Partners, where he was a senior vice president.

  • Markel Announces Any And All Cash Tender Offers For Certain Senior Notes
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    Markel Announces Any And All Cash Tender Offers For Certain Senior Notes

    RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) ("Markel") announced today that Markel and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alterra Finance LLC ("Alterra"), have commenced cash tender offers (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of their respective series of senior notes listed in the table below (the "Notes").

  • Thomas Gayner's Top 3 Investments
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    Thomas Gayner's Top 3 Investments

    A look at Markel's investment portfolio Continue reading...

  • Markel Corporation Launches Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, Its New Retrocessional ILS Platform Based In Bermuda
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    Markel Corporation Launches Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, Its New Retrocessional ILS Platform Based In Bermuda

    RICHMOND, Virginia, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation (MKL) today announced the launch of Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, its new retrocessional Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) fund manager in Bermuda, together with a reinsurance company, Lodgepine Re. Lodgepine's initial product offering will be the Lodgepine Fund, a property catastrophe retrocessional investment fund ahead of the 2020 renewal period.

  • Should You Be Adding Markel (NYSE:MKL) To Your Watchlist Today?
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    Should You Be Adding Markel (NYSE:MKL) To Your Watchlist Today?

    For beginners, it can seem like a good idea (and an exciting prospect) to buy a company that tells a good story to...