Chubb Limited provides property and casualty insurance to businesses and individuals. It offers personal insurance products for homes, valuable articles, homeowners, automobiles, and yachts; and personal liability, and personal accident and supplemental health insurance products. The company also provides various commercial insurance products, including multiple peril, primary liability, excess and umbrella liability, automobile, workers compensation, and property and marine insurance products. The company was formerly known as ACE Limited and changed its name to Chubb Limited in January 2016. Chubb Limited was founded in 1985 and is based in Zurich, Switzerland.
CB Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Chubb Ltd with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Chubb Ltd ranked in the 59th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for CB, they are:
The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 93.77% of its sector Financial Services.
Chubb Ltd's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than merely 19.91% of tickers in our DCF set.
CB's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than merely 19.91% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Financial Services that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CB, try FHI, HALL, CRD.A, PZN, and CBOE.
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Chubb Limited (NYSE: CB) today announced global net catastrophe loss estimates for the second quarter of 2020 of $1,807 million pre-tax, or $1,510 million after tax. These estimates include COVID-19 global pandemic losses of $1,365 million pre-tax, or $1,157 million after tax, and other natural catastrophe losses of $312 million pre-tax, or $249 million after tax, primarily attributable to severe weather-related events in the U.S., as well as civil unrest-related losses in the U.S. of $130 million pre-tax, or $104 million after tax. The COVID-19 losses represent the company's best estimate of ultimate insurance losses resulting directly from the pandemic and consequent economic crises.
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