Mercury General Corporation (MCY): Price and Financial Metrics


Mercury General Corporation (MCY): $34.60

-0.16 (-0.46%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Growth

S

Value

I

Momentum

G

Stability

N

Sentiment

U

Quality

P

MCY POWR Grades

  • MCY scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 83% of US stocks.
  • MCY's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • MCY's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 15.46% of US stocks).

MCY Stock Summary

  • MCY's went public 32.86 years ago, making it older than 85.87% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Over the past twelve months, MCY has reported earnings growth of -223.07%, putting it ahead of only 7.02% of US stocks in our set.
  • As for revenue growth, note that MCY's revenue has grown -11.83% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of just 12.5% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MERCURY GENERAL CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be BH, PTSI, SNFCA, AC, and MRTN.
  • Visit MCY's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.mercuryinsurance.com.

MCY Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, MCY's price/sales ratio is 79.31% lower, now standing at 0.6.
  • MCY's price/sales ratio has moved down 0.6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MCY.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MCY 2023-01-23 0.6 1.3 -4.1 -3.3
MCY 2023-01-20 0.5 1.2 -4.1 -3.3
MCY 2023-01-19 0.5 1.2 -4.0 -3.3
MCY 2023-01-18 0.5 1.3 -4.1 -3.3
MCY 2023-01-17 0.6 1.3 -4.1 -3.4
MCY 2023-01-13 0.6 1.3 -4.2 -3.4

MCY Growth Metrics

    Its year over year price growth rate is now at -20.05%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 3.89%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 39.15%.
Over the past 33 months, MCY's revenue has gone down $431,872,000.

The table below shows MCY's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,540.646 358.426 -475.428
2022-06-30 3,572.572 379.249 -375.837
2022-03-31 3,805.722 433.643 -55.975
2021-12-31 3,993.357 501.584 247.937
2021-09-30 4,015.667 590.393 384.207
2021-06-30 4,082.228 663.274 501.776

MCY's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MCY has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 69.82% of graded US stocks.
  • MCY's asset turnover comes in at 0.61 -- ranking 20th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • EIG, CNC, and AMSF are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MCY.

The table below shows MCY's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.610 0.350 0.074
2021-06-30 0.635 0.380 0.099
2021-03-31 0.653 0.418 0.126
2020-12-31 0.628 0.367 0.078
2020-09-30 0.625 0.323 0.049
2020-06-30 0.631 0.305 0.039

MCY Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MCY, see our MCY price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $41.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2.17 (Hold)

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MCY Price/Volume Stats

Current price $34.60 52-week high $56.21
Prev. close $34.76 52-week low $27.89
Day low $34.38 Volume 145,700
Day high $34.91 Avg. volume 213,739
50-day MA $35.35 Dividend yield 3.65%
200-day MA $38.64 Market Cap 1.92B

Mercury General Corporation (MCY) Company Bio


Mercury General Corporation writes personal automobile insurance, homeowners, commercial automobile, commercial property, mechanical breakdown, fire, and umbrella insurance. The company was founded in 1960 and is based in Los Angeles, California.


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Latest MCY News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MERCURY GENERAL CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MCY as an investment opportunity.

Mercury Insurance and Anaheim Ducks Celebrate 'Community Champions'

Mercury Insurance (NYSE: MCY) is continuing its 60-year celebration of service to Southern California communities with its 2022-23 sponsorship of the Anaheim Ducks. This marks the eighth consecutive year the two have teamed up to give fans and policyholders unique experiences inside and outside of games.

Yahoo | January 19, 2023

Mercury Insurance to Celebrate 'Community Hero' at LA Kings Home Games

Mercury Insurance (NYSE: MCY) is continuing its 60 years celebration of service to Southern California communities by returning to the hockey rink with its 2022-23 Los Angeles Kings partnership. This marks the 15th consecutive year the two have teamed up to give fans and policyholders unique experiences inside and outside of games.

Yahoo | January 19, 2023

Are Investors Undervaluing First American Financial (FAF) Right Now?

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Yahoo | January 17, 2023

Mercury Insurance Ready to Assist California Policyholders Impacted by Recent Storms

While California continues to experience heavy rains and severe flooding, Mercury Insurance policyholders impacted by recent storms are encouraged to report damages and losses at any time through Mercury's claims hotline at (800) 503-3724.

Yahoo | January 14, 2023

Mercury Insurance Ready to Assist Policyholders in Georgia Impacted by Recent Tornadoes

The Mercury Insurance claims team is ready to assist Georgia policyholders impacted by the recent severe weather and tornadoes. Policyholders are encouraged to report damages and losses at any time through Mercury's claims hotline at (800) 503-3724.

Yahoo | January 14, 2023

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MCY Price Returns

1-mo 0.93%
3-mo 19.98%
6-mo -14.08%
1-year -33.54%
3-year -18.31%
5-year -12.27%
YTD 1.17%
2022 -32.61%
2021 6.17%
2020 13.43%
2019 -1.23%
2018 1.67%

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