Markel Corporation (MKL): Price and Financial Metrics

Markel Corporation (MKL): $1,197.49

-14.06 (-1.16%)

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MKL Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $16,699,778,640, Markel Corp has a greater market value than 86.49% of US stocks.
  • Markel Corp's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.24% of US equities in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, MKL is more volatile than merely 6.45% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Markel Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be LKQ, L, TXT, GIB, and FNF.
  • MKL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Markel Corp's official web site, go to

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MKL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $1,197.49 52-week high $1,218.88
Prev. close $1,211.55 52-week low $761.06
Day low $1,188.94 Volume 46,100
Day high $1,211.00 Avg. volume 56,116
50-day MA $1,135.96 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $1,041.00 Market Cap 16.50B

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.

MKL Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$1,197.49$2094.11 73%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Markel Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Markel Corp ranked in the 67th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 73.67%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Markel Corp, consider:

  • In the past 5.55 years, Markel Corp has a compound free cash flow growth rate of 0.19%; that's better than 64.67% of cash flow producing equities in the Financial Services sector, where it is classified.
  • Markel Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 19.1% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Latest MKL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Markel Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MKL as an investment opportunity.

Markel Announces Additional Information For In-Person 2021 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it still plans to hold its 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the Annual Meeting) in-person at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway, 900 E. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, Virginia on Monday, May 10, 2021, starting at 2:00 p.m. ET. After concluding the regular business session of the Annual Meeting, company leadership will provide a financial and strategic business update and host a question and answer session with investors in attendance.

Yahoo | April 19, 2021

Can You Imagine How Markel's (NYSE:MKL) Shareholders Feel About The 28% Share Price Increase?

The main point of investing for the long term is to make money. Furthermore, you'd generally like to see the share...

Yahoo | April 8, 2021

Is MKL Stock A Buy or Sell?

In this article we will analyze whether Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) is a good investment right now by following the lead of some of the best investors in the world and piggybacking their ideas. There’s no better way to get these firms’ immense resources and analytical capabilities working for us than to follow their lead into […]

Yahoo | April 7, 2021

AM Best Assigns Indicative Issue Credit Ratings to Markel Corporation’s New Shelf Registration

AM Best has assigned indicative Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings of "bbb+" to senior unsecured issues, "bbb" to subordinated issues and "bbb-" to preferred stock to the recently filed shelf registration of Markel Corporation (Markel) (Glen Allen, VA) [NYSE: MKL]. The outlook assigned to these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. Concurrently, AM Best has withdrawn the ratings on the previous shelf registration. The existing ratings of Markel and its insurance subsidiaries are unchanged.

Yahoo | March 31, 2021

Reasons Why Markel (MKL) Stock is an Attractive Bet Now

Riding high on improved results of its businesses, strategic acquisitions and sufficient liquidity, Markel (MKL) has potential to reward its investors.

Yahoo | March 25, 2021

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MKL Price Returns

1-mo 7.75%
3-mo 19.60%
6-mo 16.60%
1-year 34.63%
3-year 3.85%
5-year 33.00%
YTD 15.89%
2020 -9.61%
2019 10.13%
2018 -8.87%
2017 25.94%
2016 2.39%

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