Impact of Brokerage Rating on XL Group Ltd.(XL)

Many XL Group Ltd.(XL) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. XL Group plc was Initiated by Citigroup to Neutral on Nov 22, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 5, 2017, Michael S Mcgavick (Chief Executive Officer) sold 126,928 shares at 38.00 per share price.On May 4, 2016, Eileen Goss Whelley (Chief Human Resource Officer) purchased 1,500 shares at 32.30 per share price.On May 4, 2016, Paul David Brand (Chief Underwriting Officer Ins) purchased 11,300 shares at 32.01 per share price.

XL Group plc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 1, 2017. The company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14. Analyst had a consensus of $0.33. The company had revenue of $2313.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1877.59 million. The companys revenue was up 23.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.65 EPS.

XL Group Ltd. (NYSE:XL) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 2.06 by 9 Brokerage Firm. 3 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 2 stock experts have also suggested a buy rating. 4 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.

XL Group Ltd. (NYSE:XL): 8 Analyst have given the stock of XL Group Ltd. (NYSE:XL) a near short term price target of $40.13. The standard deviation reading, which is a measure by which the stock price is expected to swing away from the mean estimate, is at $2.7. The higher price target estimate is at $45 while the lower price estimates are fixed at $37.

XL Group Ltd. (NYSE:XL) rose 0.3% or 0.12 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $40 the stock was seen hitting $40.35 as a peak level and $39.86 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $40.26. The daily volume was measured at 1,363,714 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $40.35 and the 52-week low is $30.33. The company has a market cap of $10,746 million.

XL Group Limited provides insurance and reinsurance coverage to industrial, commercial and professional service firms, insurance companies and other enterprises. The Companys operating segment consists of Insurance and Reinsurance. Insurance product segment includes Global Casualty, Global Energy Property, & Construction; Global Professional and Global Specialty. Reinsurance segment provides casualty, property risk, property catastrophe, specialty and other reinsurance lines. XL Group Limited, formerly known as XL Group plc, is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.


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