Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) insider John Reizenstein acquired 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 17th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 559 ($7.30) per share, for a total transaction of £55,900 ($73,043.25).
Shares of LON BEZ opened at GBX 558.82 ($7.30) on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $2.94 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.66. Beazley PLC has a one year low of GBX 484.20 ($6.33) and a one year high of GBX 621.50 ($8.12). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 24.32, a quick ratio of 1.03 and a current ratio of 1.23.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, March 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th were given a dividend of GBX 7.80 ($0.10) per share. This is a positive change from Beazley’s previous dividend of $3.90. This represents a dividend yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 28th. Beazley’s payout ratio is presently 0.94%.
Beazley plc provides risk insurance and reinsurance solutions worldwide. The company's Marine segment underwrites various marine classes, including hull, energy, cargo and specie, piracy, satellite, aviation, kidnap and ransom, and war risks. Its Political, Accident & Contingency segment underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation, and credit risks, as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration.
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