Validus Holdings (VR) - FREE Research Report

Greenberg Jeffrey W. who is Director at Validus Holdings sold 1.5 million shares at $39.55 on Nov. 15, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 1.2 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 54.86% with the 1.5 million share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $39.28, down $0.27, or 0.69% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Validus Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 2,084
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 7,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 18,707
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 21,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 54,564

The average volume for Validus Holdings has been 657,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Validus Holdings has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 14.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 3.05%. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Validus Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Validus Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Validus Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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