Here Are the Facts You Need to Understand WRB

More and more people are talking about W.R. Berkley over the last few weeks. Is it worth buying the Property & Casualty Insurance stock at a price of $70.06? Only time will tell. The information below will give you a basic idea of what this investment may entail:

  • W.R. Berkley has moved 26.4% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of -8.4%

  • WRB has an average analyst rating of buy and is -14.75% away from its mean target price of $82.18 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $4.63

  • W.R. Berkley has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 15.1 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $5.59 and its forward P/E ratio is 12.5

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.9 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • W.R. Berkley is part of the Financial Services sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 13.34 and an average P/B of 1.95

  • WRB has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of -11.8% and gross profit margins of 0.4%

  • The company has a free cash flow of $2,182,024,960.00, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • 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.

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