AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. (AXS)

64.05
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 63.85
Day Low/High 63.61 / 64.27
52 Wk Low/High 48.27 / 65.92
Avg Volume 493.30K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 83.95M
Market Cap 5.36B
P/E Ratio 50.10
Div & Yield 1.60 (2.51%)
Short Interest Declines 17.8% For AXS

Short Interest Declines 17.8% For AXS

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 09/30/2015 settlement date, which shows a 620,133 share decrease in total short interest for AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd , to 2,864,641, a decrease of 17.80% since 09/15/2015. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

AXIS Capital Announces Initiatives To Support Profitable Growth And Enhance Shareholder Value

AXIS Capital Announces Initiatives To Support Profitable Growth And Enhance Shareholder Value

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS)—a leading hybrid specialty insurer with three leading and diversified businesses in specialty insurance, specialty reinsurance and accident &...

AXIS Capital To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On October 27, 2015

AXIS Capital To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On October 27, 2015

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that it expects to release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015 on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, after the close of the...

AXIS Capital Holdings Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 543.5%

AXIS Capital Holdings Stock Sees Short Interest Increase 543.5%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 08/31/2015 settlement date, which shows a 3,433,173 share increase in total short interest for AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd , to 4,064,894, an increase of 543.46% since 08/14/2015. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

CORRECTING and REPLACING AXIS Capital Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

CORRECTING and REPLACING AXIS Capital Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares

Second paragraph, second sentence of release should read: The Series B Preferred Share dividend is payable on December 1, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 13, 2015 (instead of The...

AXIS Re Recognized As "Specialty Reinsurer Of The Year" At The Reactions North American Awards

AXIS Re Recognized As "Specialty Reinsurer Of The Year" At The Reactions North American Awards

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that AXIS Re was recently named "Specialty Reinsurer of the Year" by Reactions magazine.

AXIS Capital Recognized By Forbes As One Of "America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies"

AXIS Capital Recognized By Forbes As One Of "America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies"

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital" or "the Company") (NYSE:AXS) was recently named to Forbes' 2015 list of "America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies.

Stocks Slip as Crude Slides on China Slowdown

Stocks Slip as Crude Slides on China Slowdown

Crude oil prices are again driving markets lower on Monday morning as China's manufacturing activity weakens.

Stock Futures Are Mixed as Consumer Spending Slows

Stock Futures Are Mixed as Consumer Spending Slows

Stock futures are narrowly mixed on Monday morning as personal spending climbs at a slower pace in June.

AXIS Capital Agrees To Terminate Merger With PartnerRe And Receives $315 Million Breakup Fee

AXIS Capital Agrees To Terminate Merger With PartnerRe And Receives $315 Million Breakup Fee

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS), a leading specialty insurer and reinsurer, today announced that it has accepted a request from PartnerRe Ltd.

AXIS Capital Reports Second Quarter Operating Income Of $94 Million, Or $0.93 Per Diluted Common Share

AXIS Capital Reports Second Quarter Operating Income Of $94 Million, Or $0.93 Per Diluted Common Share

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today reported net income available to common shareholders for the second quarter of 2015 of $63 million, or $0.

Glass Lewis Recommends AXIS Capital Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Amalgamation Agreement With PartnerRe

Glass Lewis Recommends AXIS Capital Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Amalgamation Agreement With PartnerRe

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that Glass, Lewis & Co.

Independent Proxy Advisory Firm ISS Recommends AXIS Capital Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Amalgamation Agreement With PartnerRe

Independent Proxy Advisory Firm ISS Recommends AXIS Capital Shareholders Vote In Favor Of Amalgamation Agreement With PartnerRe

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that Institutional Shareholder Services ("ISS"), an independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that AXIS Capital shareholders vote "FOR" the...

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Reaffirm Commitment To Delivery Of Superior Value To All Stakeholders Through Merger

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Reaffirm Commitment To Delivery Of Superior Value To All Stakeholders Through Merger

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) and PartnerRe Ltd.

AXIS Capital Says Merger With PartnerRe Is Superior To Revised EXOR Offer

AXIS Capital Says Merger With PartnerRe Is Superior To Revised EXOR Offer

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today stated that its merger agreement with PartnerRe Ltd.

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: AXIS Capital Ranks As a Top Pick

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: AXIS Capital Ranks As a Top Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd is the #97 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Announce Enhanced Merger Terms

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Announce Enhanced Merger Terms

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) and PartnerRe Ltd.

AXIS Capital Provides Information On Expected Second Quarter 2015 Results

AXIS Capital Provides Information On Expected Second Quarter 2015 Results

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) today announced preliminary information on its expected results for the second quarter of 2015, which are as follows: Second quarter operating...

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Evaluating Enhancements To Amalgamation Agreement

PartnerRe And AXIS Capital Evaluating Enhancements To Amalgamation Agreement

PartnerRe Ltd. ("PartnerRe") (NYSE:PRE) and AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) (collectively the "Companies") today announced that the Companies are jointly exploring enhancements to the terms of...

Trade-Ideas: Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) Is Today's "Barbarian At The Gate" Stock

Trade-Ideas: Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) Is Today's "Barbarian At The Gate" Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

AXIS Capital To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On July 28, 2015

AXIS Capital To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On July 28, 2015

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE: AXS) today announced that it expects to release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, after the close of the financial...

5 Financial Trades to Beat the Greek Selloff

5 Financial Trades to Beat the Greek Selloff

While the financial sector is getting gut-punched by the Greek headlines, individual stocks in the sector are showing some big trading opportunities to take advantage of.

Analysts' Actions -- Alcoa, ConAgra, Carnival and More

Analysts' Actions -- Alcoa, ConAgra, Carnival and More

Here are Monday's top research calls, including a downgrade of Alcoa and upgrade of ConAgra.

Barbarian At The Gate: Axis Capital Holdings (AXS)

Barbarian At The Gate: Axis Capital Holdings (AXS)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

PartnerRe, Exor Takeover Battle Leads to Class Warfare

PartnerRe, Exor Takeover Battle Leads to Class Warfare

The outcome of a struggle for preferred shareholder votes will determine whether the Bermuda-based target can fend off its hostile suitor and complete a merger with Axis Capital.

SEC Declares AXIS Capital And PartnerRe's Joint Registration Statement On Form S-4 "Effective"

SEC Declares AXIS Capital And PartnerRe's Joint Registration Statement On Form S-4 "Effective"

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS) and PartnerRe Ltd.

PartnerRe To File Joint Registration Statement On Form S-4 In Connection With Proposed Merger With AXIS Capital

PartnerRe To File Joint Registration Statement On Form S-4 In Connection With Proposed Merger With AXIS Capital

PartnerRe Ltd. (NYSE:PRE) today announced that, along with AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS), they will be filing with the U.

Aon Affinity Partners With AXIS Insurance To Offer Architects & Engineers Professional Liability Program Nationwide

Aon Affinity Partners With AXIS Insurance To Offer Architects & Engineers Professional Liability Program Nationwide

Aon Affinity, the consumer, association and program business of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), announced today that AXIS Insurance will be the new national program underwriter for A&E Advantage, Aon Affinity's...

AXIS Capital Announces Publication Of The Company's 2014 Loss Development Triangles

AXIS Capital Announces Publication Of The Company's 2014 Loss Development Triangles

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital" or the "Company") (NYSE:AXS) today announced that it will publish the Company's 2014 Loss Development Triangles before the financial markets open on May 28, 2015.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)