Markel Corporation (MKL): Price and Financial Metrics

Markel Corporation (MKL)

Today's Latest Price: $932.80 USD

19.80 (-2.08%)

Updated Oct 30 7:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 59 in Insurance - Property & Casualty

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MKL Stock Summary

  • Markel Corp's market capitalization of $12,852,196,755 is ahead of 87.37% of US-listed equities.
  • Markel Corp's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.3% of US equities in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -10.23%, Markel Corp's debt growth rate surpasses merely 21.75% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Markel Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be L, FMX, WRB, SJM, and RNR.
  • 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 $932.80 52-week high $1,347.64
Prev. close $952.60 52-week low $710.52
Day low $913.04 Volume 69,198
Day high $963.00 Avg. volume 52,843
50-day MA $1,011.08 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $1,009.64 Market Cap 12.85B

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:
$932.80$2690.66 187%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for MKL, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Markel Corp ranked in the 68th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 188.67% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Markel Corp, consider:

  • The compound growth rate in the free cash flow of Markel Corp over the past 5.67 years is 0.19%; that's higher than 67.7% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Financial Services sector.
  • Markel Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 20.34% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

UIHC, SIGI, FNHC, ORI, and AIZ can be thought of as valuation peers to MKL, in the sense that they are in the Financial Services sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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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.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Markel Corporation and Most Subsidiaries; Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of Markel Bermuda Limited

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “bbb+” of Markel Corporation (Markel) and all of its Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings (Long-Term IRs) and indicative Long-Term IRs (see below for a detailed list of Long-Term IRs and indicative Long-Term IRs). AM Best also has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term ICRs of “a+” of all the members of the Markel North America Insurance Group (Markel NA)

Business Wire | September 11, 2020

Markel Corporation: Undervalued And Growing

Markel Corporation recently reported its second-quarter earnings, and it had a great quarter, improving on a dismal first quarter. The company continues to do a fantastic job of growing the earnings premiums while lowering its combined ratio to grow the profitability of the insurance segment. The equity portfolio rebounded for...

David Ahern on Seeking Alpha | August 3, 2020

Markel (MKL) Q2 Earnings Rise Y/Y, Revenues Beat Estimates

Markel's (MKL) second-quarter results reflect strong performance of Insurance and Reinsurance Segments, and solid underwriting results.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

Markel Corporation Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Predictions

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) just released its quarterly report and things are looking bullish. Statutory earnings...

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

Markel (MKL) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

MKL earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

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MKL Price Returns

1-mo -3.40%
3-mo -10.70%
6-mo 13.37%
1-year -20.54%
3-year -13.64%
5-year 6.70%
YTD -18.40%
2019 10.13%
2018 -8.87%
2017 25.94%
2016 2.39%
2015 29.36%

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