Markel Corporation (MKL): Price and Financial Metrics

Markel Corporation (MKL): $1,467.56

4.74 (+0.32%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

A

Stability

C

Sentiment

Quality

C

MKL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $1,467.56 52-week high $1,560.00
Prev. close $1,462.82 52-week low $1,186.56
Day low $1,460.43 Volume 11,723
Day high $1,471.41 Avg. volume 53,615
50-day MA $1,430.55 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $1,423.68 Market Cap 19.40B

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MKL POWR Grades

  • Momentum is the dimension where MKL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 90.65% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MKL is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 26 weeks.
  • MKL ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 7th percentile.

MKL Stock Summary

  • MKL's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 0.77 -- higher than only 6.97% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Over the past twelve months, MKL has reported earnings growth of 1,306.6%, putting it ahead of 99.28% of US stocks in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, MKL is more volatile than merely 4.07% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to MARKEL GROUP INC are FSTR, LWAY, XELB, OCC, and PRMW.
  • MKL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit MARKEL GROUP INC's official web site, go to www.markel.com.

MKL Valuation Summary

  • MKL's price/earnings ratio is 9.7; this is 11.82% lower than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • MKL's price/sales ratio has moved down 0 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MKL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MKL 2023-12-22 1.2 1.3 9.7 6.5
MKL 2023-12-21 1.2 1.3 9.8 6.5
MKL 2023-12-20 1.2 1.3 9.7 6.5
MKL 2023-12-19 1.2 1.3 9.9 6.6
MKL 2023-12-18 1.2 1.3 9.9 6.6
MKL 2023-12-15 1.2 1.3 9.8 6.5

MKL Growth Metrics

    Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 2.06%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 243.86%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 30.84%.
Over the past 15 months, MKL's revenue has gone down $768,635,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 11,675.33 2,709.442 -250.123
2022-09-30 11,222.69 2,531.897 -68.704
2022-06-30 10,843.9 2,381.884 53.997
2022-03-31 12,552.47 2,370.816 1,762.466
2021-12-31 12,846.42 2,274.067 2,389.003
2021-09-30 12,443.97 2,098.441 2,364.773

MKL'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.
  • MKL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 51.56% of graded US stocks.
  • MKL's asset turnover comes in at 0.297 -- ranking 57th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • BRK.B, ORI, and GBLI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MKL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.297 0.468 0.094
2021-03-31 0.300 0.491 0.105
2020-12-31 0.248 0.354 0.035
2020-09-30 0.235 0.335 0.024
2020-06-30 0.216 0.315 0.014
2020-03-31 0.201 0.263 -0.002

MKL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MKL, see our MKL 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 $1,400.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

Markel Corporation (MKL) Company Bio


Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: U.S. Insurance, International Insurance, and Reinsurance. The company was founded in 1930 and is based in Glen Allen, Virginia.


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Latest MKL News From Around the Web

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Yahoo | December 22, 2023

Markel Group announces chief financial officer transition

Markel Group Inc. (NYSE: MKL) announced that Brian Costanzo, currently the Chief Financial Officer of its insurance business, Markel, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Markel Group, effective today. He replaces Teri Gendron, who will leave the company on December 31, 2023. Costanzo will also maintain his role as Chief Financial Officer of the insurance business.

Yahoo | December 18, 2023

Markel appoints Lisa Mitchell as Head of Claims in Australia

Markel, the insurance operation within Markel Group Inc. (NYSE: MKL), announced the completion of the leadership team in Australia with the appointment of Lisa Mitchell as Head of Claims.

Yahoo | December 18, 2023

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Yahoo | December 16, 2023

Markel International launches Specialty division with new International Casualty team and boosts leadership with senior appointments

Markel, the insurance operation within Markel Group Inc. (NYSE: MKL), has launched a Specialty practice within its International Wholesale division which will be spearheaded by Tom Hillier as Divisional Managing Director. This is supported by the addition of a new International Casualty team within Specialty and the appointment of Graeme Ivory as Director of International Casualty. These developments signal Markel's continued growth in the Wholesale business and commitment to Specialty classes,

Yahoo | December 14, 2023

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MKL Price Returns

1-mo 0.67%
3-mo 1.75%
6-mo 0.13%
1-year 9.90%
3-year 35.25%
5-year 46.46%
YTD 3.36%
2023 7.77%
2022 6.77%
2021 19.42%
2020 -9.61%
2019 10.13%

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