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W. R. Berkley Corporation

WRBNYSE

66.48

USD
+0.19
(+0.29%)
Market Closed
13.42P/E
14Forward P/E
0.52P/E to S&P500
17.630BMarket CAP
0.53%Div Yield

W. R. Berkley Corporation

NYSE:WRB

RECENT
PRICE

66.48

P/E
RATIO

13.42

(PEG:0.05)

P/E RATIO
RELATIVE
TO S&P

0.52

DIV
YLD

2.29%

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Legends

Stock price

0.74 Beta (1.0 Market)

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% total return 05/22:

Stock

S&P

1y.

0

0

3y.

0

0

5y.

0

0

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Percent shares traded:

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0

0

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2021

TTM

Fiscal year

13.08

1.75

3.58

0.07

12.54

0.75

3.86

0.10

12.28

0.86

4.09

0.13

14.11

1.34

0.85

0.09

16.40

1.26

1.28

0.16

18.10

1.66

2.03

0.14

19.74

1.64

2.09

0.60

23.35

2.26

2.63

0.18

24.31

1.80

2.48

0.65

27.78

2.18

2.96

0.21

26.14

1.95

2.84

0.66

27.08

2.25

2.09

0.66

27.73

2.38

1.99

0.89

28.88

1.89

3.86

1.10

- -

1.05

5.63

0.30

34.18

3.69

7.63

1.28

36.92

4.99

8.25

1.29

Revenue per share

Earnings per share

Free Cash Flow per sh

Dividends per share

0.10

7.85

0.08

9.50

0.22

8.44

0.09

10.74

0.16

11.78

0.31

12.99

0.84

14.14

0.37

15.07

(0.47)

16.45

0.81

16.67

1.06

17.97

0.83

18.98

1.80

19.01

0.52

21.67

0.14

22.51

0.24

23.98

0.23

24.12

CAPEX per share

Book Value per share

425

376

361

335

314

308

304

288

279

276

281

285

286

280

280

277

277

Comm.Shares outs.(m)

8.0

0.5

0.5%

15.5

0.7

0.8%

12.4

0.2

1.2%

8.8

0.4

0.7%

11.1

0.7

1.1%

10.0

0.7

0.8%

11.5

0.7

3.2%

9.0

0.5

0.9%

12.9

0.6

2.8%

11.6

0.5

0.8%

15.6

0.7

2.1%

14.8

0.6

2.0%

17.8

0.7

2.1%

22.0

0.6

2.6%

47.6

1.6

0.6%

13.6

0.5

2.6%

13.4

0.5

2.3%

Avg. annual P/E ratio

P/E relative to S&P500

Avg. annual div. yield

Capital Structure (31/3/22 | Q1)

Total liabilities
$25,363 m.

Total assets
$32,251 m.

Long-term debt
$2,842 m.

Cash and equiv.
$2,115 m.

Goodwill $170 m.

Retained earnings $9,583 m.

Common stock 277 m. shares

Market Capitalisation
$17,630 m. (as of 21/5/22)

5,583

- -

6,011

- -

6,719

- -

6,785

- -

7,666

- -

7,343

- -

7,719

- -

7,933

- -

8,099

- -

- -

- -

9,481

- -

10,232

- -

Revenue (m)

Operating margin

103

511

103

500

89

649

85

504

86

602

113

549

131

641

113

682

135

531

- -

294

130

1,022

121

1,384

Depreciation (m)

Net profit (m)

27.3%

9.1%

27.7%

8.3%

31.8%

9.7%

31.1%

7.4%

32.7%

7.9%

28.4%

7.5%

20.1%

8.3%

19.8%

8.6%

24.4%

6.6%

0.7%

Infinity%

19.6%

10.8%

19.1%

13.2%

Income tax rate

Net profit margin

(626)

1,744

4,008

(988)

2,115

4,306

(1,829)

2,032

4,336

1,715

2,456

4,590

1,292

2,185

4,600

1,743

2,488

5,047

2,146

2,497

5,411

(15,572)

2,790

5,438

1,707

2,626

6,075

1

2,725

6,311

12,773

3,267

6,653

- -

2,842

6,865

Working capital (m)

Long-term debt (m)

Equity (m)

10.5%

4.5%

12.7%

9.2%

4.1%

11.6%

11.6%

5.3%

15.0%

8.5%

4.0%

11.0%

10.3%

4.8%

13.1%

8.7%

3.9%

10.9%

9.8%

4.0%

11.8%

9.8%

4.0%

12.5%

7.4%

3.2%

8.7%

- -

- -

4.7%

3.6%

4.4%

15.4%

4.7%

5.8%

20.2%

ROIC

Return on capital

Return on equity

Working Capital

2019

2020

2021

Cash assets

1,504

2,853

2,049

Receivables

4,568

5,123

5,470

Inventory

- -

- -

- -

Other

13,564

(8,118)

4,794

Current assets

19,636

2

12,773

Acc. Payable

360

426

515

Debt due

- -

- -

- -

Other

17,568

(424)

(515)

Current liab.

17,929

2

- -

89.0%

36.9%

64.0%

49.1%

89.5%

29.0%

72.0%

60.7%

88.5%

34.4%

69.4%

39.7%

65.7%

39.7%

60.2%

49.0%

54.8%

30.1%

84.1%

27.3%

65.2%

22.6%

74.2%

19.7%

Plowback ratio

Div.&Repurch. to FCF

W. R. Berkley Corporation (US) started trading on October 5, 1973 (cik: 0000011544), operates in the Financial Services sector (Insurance—Property & Casualty industry), has 7,681 full-time employees, and is led by Mr. W. Robert Berkley. W. R. Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company, operates as a commercial lines writer in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. The Insurance segment underwrites commercial insurance business, including premises operations, commercial automobile, property, products liability, and general and professional liability lines. It also provides workers' compensation insurance products; accident and health insurance and reinsurance products; insurance for commercial risks; specialty environmental products for contractors, consultants, and property owners and facilities operators; specialized insurance coverages for fine arts and jewelry exposures; umbrella and excess liability coverage products; and liquor liability and inland marine coverage for small to medium-sized insureds. In addition, this segment offers directors and officers, and surety risk products, as well as products for technology, and life sciences and travel industries; cyber risk solutions; casualty, group life, and crime and fidelity related insurance products; personal lines insurance solutions, including home, condo/co-op, auto, and collectibles; automobile, law enforcement, public officials and educator's legal, and employment practices liability, as well as incidental medical insurance products; and at-risk and alternative risk insurance program management services. The Reinsurance & Monoline Excess segment provides other insurance companies and self-insureds with assistance in managing their net risk through reinsurance on a portfolio basis through treaty reinsurance or on an individual basis through facultative reinsurance. W. R. Berkley Corporation was founded in 1967 and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Annual rates

(avg rate of change)

Past
5 y.

Past
10 y.

Revenues

- -

- -

Cash flow

41.40%

18.50%

Earnings

46.75%

24.65%

Dividends

76.60%

70.07%

Book value

5.38%

5.02%

Insider trading

Type

Shares

Date

Brockbank Mark Ellwood

Sale

25,000

12/23/21

Talisman Jonathan

Purchase

9

12/20/21

Augostini Christopher L

Exempt

6,708

12/01/21

Augostini Christopher L

Return

6,708

12/01/21

Augostini Christopher L

Exempt

6,708

12/01/21

Fiscal Year Ends

Quarterly Revenue (m)

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

- -

- -

2021

2,162

2,294

2,434

2,585

9,475

2022

2,920

- -

1,988

1,978

- -

Fiscal Year Ends

Earnings per share

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

1.05

- -

2021

0.82

0.85

0.93

1.05

3.65

2022

2.13

- -

0.58

0.42

- -

Fiscal Year Ends

Quarterly dividends paid

Full fiscal year

I

II

III

IV

2020

- -

- -

- -

- -

- -

2021

0.08

- -

0.48

0.71

1.27

2022

0.08

- -

0.39

0.62

- -