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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Key Data Points

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Current Price: $928.77
Prev Close: $915.74
Open: $916.63
Bid: $770.00
Ask: $0.00
Day's Range: $916.20 - $930.59
52wk Range: $791.97 - $989.18
Volume: 39,154
Avg Vol 25,946
Market Cap: $13B
P/E (ttm): 24.05
EPS (ttm): $38.08
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Markel.
CAPS Rating 5 out of 5
 
3152 Outperform
53 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
884 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