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Last $51.47 USD
Change Today +0.17 / 0.33%
Volume 569.3K
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axis capital holdings ltd (AXS) Snapshot

Open
$51.27
Previous Close
$51.30
Day High
$51.85
Day Low
$51.27
52 Week High
01/26/15 - $53.02
52 Week Low
08/1/14 - $43.00
Market Cap
5.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
759.3K
EPS TTM
$5.30
Shares Outstanding
100.8M
EX-Date
03/27/15
P/E TM
9.7x
Dividend
$1.16
Dividend Yield
2.14%
Current Stock Chart for AXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD (AXS)

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axis capital holdings ltd (AXS) Details

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance and treaty reinsurance products Worldwide. The company operates through Insurance and Reinsurance segments. The Insurance segment provides property insurance for commercial buildings, residential premises, construction projects, and onshore energy installations; marine insurance covering offshore energy, cargo, liability, recreational marine, fine art, specie, hull, and war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance. This segment also offers professional lines insurance that cover directors’ and officers’ liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability, crime, professional indemnity, medical malpractice and other financial insurance related coverage for commercial enterprises, financial institutions, and not-for-profit organizations; and accidental death, travel, and specialty health products for employer and affinity groups, as well as accident and health reinsurance for catastrophic or per life events through wholesale and retail brokers, managing general agents, and underwriters. The Reinsurance segment provides non-life reinsurance to insurance companies, such as catastrophe; property reinsurance covering property damage and related losses resulting from natural and man-made perils; professional lines; credit and surety; and motor reinsurance providing coverage to cedants for motor liability and property damage losses. This segment also offers coverage to insurers of standard casualty business, excess and surplus casualty business, and specialty casualty programs; coverage for various types of construction risks and risks associated with the erection, testing, and commissioning of machinery and plants during the construction stage; agriculture; and aviation, marine, and personal accident reinsurance. AXIS Capital Holdings Limited was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.

1,250 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 2001

axis capital holdings ltd (AXS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $655.4K
Chief Executive Officer of AXIS Reinsurance
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Executive Officer of Axis Insurance
Total Annual Compensation: $786.3K
Chief Executive Officer of Axis Global Accide...
Total Annual Compensation: $572.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

axis capital holdings ltd (AXS) Key Developments

Axis Capital Holdings Limited Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares, Payable on April 15, 2015; Declares Dividend on Series B Preferred Shares and Series D Preferred Shares, Payable on June 1, 2015; Declares Dividend on Series C Preferred Shares, Payable on April 15, 2015

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced that the company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per common share. The common dividend will be payable on April 15, 2015 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2015. In addition, the board declared a dividend of $1.875 per Series B 7.50% Preferred Share, a dividend of $0.429688 per Series C 6.875% Preferred Share and a dividend of $0.34375 per Series D 5.50% Preferred Share. The Series B Preferred Share dividend is payable on June 1, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2015. The Series C Preferred Share dividend is payable on April 15, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2015. The Series D Preferred Share dividend is payable on June 1, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2015.

Axis Capital Holdings Limited Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported a net income available to common shareholders of $164 million, or $1.60 per diluted common share, compared with net income of $172 million, or $1.52 per diluted common share, for the fourth quarter of 2013. Operating income was $120 million, or $1.18 per diluted common share, compared with an operating income of $159 million, or $1.41 per diluted common share, for the fourth quarter of 2013. Net premiums written decreased 14% to $555 million and net premiums earned increased 2% to $959 million. Net cash flows from operations of $152 million, compared to $208 million. Total revenues were $1,036,073,000 compared to $1,078,000,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $187,252,000 compared to $177,049,000 a year ago. Annualized return on average common equity was 12.6% compared to 13.3% a year ago. Annualized operating return on average common equity was 9.3% compared to 12.3% a year ago. For the full year, the company’s net income available to common shareholders was $771 million, or $7.29 per diluted common share, compared with $684 million, or $5.93 per diluted common share, for 2013. Operating income was $563 million, or $5.32 per diluted common share, compared with operating income of $633 million, or $5.49 per diluted common share, for 2013. Net premiums written decreased 1% to $3.9 billion and net premiums earned increased by 4% to $3.9 billion. Return on average common equity was 14.8%, compared to 13.1% a year ago. Operating return on average common equity was 10.8% compared to 12.1% a year ago. Net cash flows from operations were $887 million, compared to $1.1 billion in 2013. Diluted book value per common share was $50.63, an 11% increase from December 31, 2013. Total revenues were $4,346,523,000 compared to $4,196,365,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $830,472,000 compared to $734,467,000 a year ago.

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, PartnerRe Ltd. - M&A Call

Axis Capital and PartnerRe to combine in $11 billion merger

 

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