Validus Holdings (VR) - FREE Research Report

Driscoll Kean who is CEO, Validus Reinsurance, Ltd. at Validus Holdings sold 10,953 shares at $34.77 on Sept. 5, 2013. Following this transaction, the CEO, Validus Reinsurance, Ltd. owned 132,536 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.63% with the 10,953 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $35.10, up $0.33, or 0.94% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Validus Holdings go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares bought: 14,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,860
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 14,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 46,810

The average volume for Validus Holdings has been 826,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Validus Holdings has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 2.08% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Validus Holdings, Ltd. through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance, insurance, and insurance linked securities fund management services in the property, marine, and specialty lines markets worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.41%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.4. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Validus Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Validus Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full Validus Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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