Today’s top gainers include the company Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL) which is in the industry Property & Casualty Insurance, gaining -1.06% today. In the last week its performance is 2.42%, and 6.01% for the past quarter. Currently, Markel Corp., MKL has a target price of 925, so today’s gain of -1.06% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.42%.
Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL), has a market cap of 13310.5, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 2.50%, and institutional ownership is 77.30%.
At the current price of 942.67, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 925. This is with a profit margin of 10.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.28. Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL) has a P/E of 23.84, as well as a forward P/E of 32.94.
With a current EPS of 39.54, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -9.14%,Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.00%.
Performance for the year is 13.57%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 6.72%.
Volume today for Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL), is 27744, while its average volume is 41.87. Whilst the total gain today was -1.06%, it did have a day high of -4.70%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.61%, and 1.40% for the month. The 52-week low for Markel Corp., MKL has been 21.63%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.70%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.00%, and its return on assets is 2.20%. Markel Corp. (NYSE:MKL) has an operating margin of 15.20%. With a sales growth of 5.90% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Markel Corp., MKL is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.28, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Markel Corp.? Well its PEG is 2.17, and the P/S is 2.42, along with a P/B of 1.6. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 5.83.