Universal Insurance Holdings Inc (UVE)

20.95
0.25 1.20
NYSE : Financial
Prev Close 21.20
Open 21.17
Day Low/High 20.88 / 21.24
52 Wk Low/High 15.86 / 37.49
Volume 38.62K
Avg Volume 307.80K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 35.33M
Market Cap 734.89M
EPS 3.10
P/E Ratio 6.80
Div & Yield 0.56 (2.70%)

Latest News

Universal Insurance Holdings Launches Universal Direct® In Minnesota And Writes First Policy

Universal Insurance Holdings Launches Universal Direct® In Minnesota And Writes First Policy

Universal Direct® Now Available in Two States

Strong On High Relative Volume: Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE)

Strong On High Relative Volume: Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

Reminder - Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/13/16, Universal Insurance Holdings Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.14, payable on 7/5/16. As a percentage of UVE's recent stock price of $19.14, this dividend works out to approximately 0.73%, so look for shares of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc to trade 0.73% lower — all else being equal — when UVE shares open for trading on 6/13/16.

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Insurance Subsidiaries Complete 2016-2017 Reinsurance Programs

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Insurance Subsidiaries Complete 2016-2017 Reinsurance Programs

Lowers Other States Retention to $5 Million & Adds Additional Multi-Year Coverage

Insider Trading Alert - UVE, BPFH And RWLK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - UVE, BPFH And RWLK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include UVE, BPFH and RWLK

Insider Trading Alert - AJX, UVE And DPS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - AJX, UVE And DPS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include AJX, UVE and DPS

Commit To Buy Universal Insurance Holdings At $10, Earn 6.9% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Universal Insurance Holdings At $10, Earn 6.9% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $17.05/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the November put at the $10 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 40 cents.

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. To Launch Direct-to-Consumer Online Platform For Homeowners Insurance

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. To Launch Direct-to-Consumer Online Platform For Homeowners Insurance

Universal Direct® to be Among the First Direct Online Platforms for Consumers to Purchase Homeowners Insurance

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New York

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New York

State Approves UPCIC as a Licensed Insurance Entity

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New Jersey

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New Jersey

State Approves UPCIC as a Licensed Insurance Entity

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Announces Executive Promotions

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Announces Executive Promotions

Jon W. Springer Appointed President and Chief Risk Officer

Universal Insurance Holdings Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 3.10% Yield (UVE)

Universal Insurance Holdings Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 3.10% Yield (UVE)

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

UVE: Insiders vs. Shorts

UVE: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 02/12/2016 settlement date, and Universal Insurance Holdings Inc is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 13.62 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.27. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Reminder - Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/16/16, Universal Insurance Holdings Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.14, payable on 3/2/16. As a percentage of UVE's recent stock price of $17.05, this dividend works out to approximately 0.82%, so look for shares of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc to trade 0.82% lower — all else being equal — when UVE shares open for trading on 2/16/16.

First Week of UVE March 18th Options Trading

First Week of UVE March 18th Options Trading

Investors in Universal Insurance Holdings Inc saw new options become available this week, for the March 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the UVE options chain for the new March 18th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Will Insiders Be Tempted To Buy More UVE At The New 52-Week Low?

Will Insiders Be Tempted To Buy More UVE At The New 52-Week Low?

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc touched a new 52-week low of $16.20/share. That's a $21.29 share price drop, or -56.79% decline from the 52-week high of $37.49 set back on 10/30/2015.

Relative Strength Alert For Universal Insurance Holdings

Relative Strength Alert For Universal Insurance Holdings

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Universal Insurance Holdings Inc presently has a stellar rank, in the top 10% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.

Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark

Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Wednesday, shares of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.48), with the stock changing hands as low as $23.95 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New Hampshire

Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. Subsidiary UPCIC Receives Certificate Of Authority From New Hampshire

State Approves UPCIC as a Licensed Insurance Entity

Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Highlighted As Today's Perilous Reversal Stock

Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) Highlighted As Today's Perilous Reversal Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Universal Insurance Holdings (UVE) as a "perilous reversal" (up big yesterday but down big today) candidate

UVE: Insiders vs. Shorts

UVE: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 11/13/2015 settlement date, and Universal Insurance Holdings Inc is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.30 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.29. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.