The Company markets and underwrites specialty insurance products and programs to a variety of niche markets and operates in three segments of the specialty insurance marketplace: the Excess and Surplus Lines, the Specialty Admitted and the London markets.


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Stock Performance

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Key Data Points

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Current Price: $921.82
Prev Close: $910.65
Open: $919.20
Bid: $921.82
Ask: $0.00
Day's Range: $911.66 - $923.00
52wk Range: $772.40 - $989.18
Volume: 60,449
Avg Vol 47,753
Market Cap: $12.86B
P/E (ttm): 23.11
EPS (ttm): $39.40
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Markel.
CAPS Rating 5 out of 5
 
3138 Outperform
54 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
870 Outperform
6 Underperform

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Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Alan I. Kirshner, CEO

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Markel.

The Company markets and underwrites specialty insurance products and programs to a variety of niche markets and operates in three segments of the specialty insurance marketplace: the Excess and Surplus Lines, the Specialty Admitted and the London markets.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Insurance