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Last $9.25 USD
Change Today -0.14 / -1.49%
Volume 12.0K
LCSHF On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:10 PM 03/26/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

lancashire holdings ltd (LCSHF) Snapshot

Open
$9.30
Previous Close
$9.39
Day High
$9.30
Day Low
$9.15
52 Week High
02/27/15 - $10.10
52 Week Low
12/1/14 - $7.43
Market Cap
1.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
7.5K
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
197.8M
EX-Date
03/19/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.15
Dividend Yield
20.00%
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lancashire holdings ltd (LCSHF) Details

Lancashire Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides specialty insurance and reinsurance products worldwide. The company operates through Lloyd’s, Property, Energy, Marine, and Aviation segments. It offers coverage for upstream operational and construction all risks related to wind, earthquakes, and floods, as well as standalone business interruption coverage; property reinsurance solutions, such as worldwide property catastrophe XOL and territorial specific retrocession; and aviation insurance solutions. The company also provides a range of coverages in marine portfolio, including marine hull, total loss only, mortgagees interests insurance, mortgagees additional perils, excess protection and indemnity, marine war, and builder’s risks to high-profile accounts, cruise vessels, and liquid natural gas carriers. In addition, the company offers terrorism and political violence cover consisting of war and strike, riots, civil commotion, confiscation, expropriation, nationalization, deprivation, political violence, and currency inconvertibility/ non transfer, as well as provides contract frustration cover against sovereign and quasi sovereign entities. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

lancashire holdings ltd (LCSHF) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.8M
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

lancashire holdings ltd (LCSHF) Key Developments

Lancashire Holdings Limited Reports Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Declares Ordinary Dividend and Special Dividend, Payable on April 15, 2015; Provides Cash Flow Guidance for 2015

Lancashire Holdings Limited reported earnings results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported return on equity was 5.4% and operating return on equity was 5.7% against return on equity was 3.7% and operating return on equity was 3.4% a year ago. Net premiums earned were $110.3 million against $128.3 million a year ago. Profit before tax was $91.5 million against $55.2 million a year ago. Profit after tax was $86.8 million against $63 million a year ago. Comprehensive income was $83.5 million or $0.44 diluted per share against $60.2 million or $0.31 diluted per share a year ago. Net operating profit was $89.4 million or $0.45 diluted per share against $51.5 million or $0.25 diluted per share a year ago. Return on tangible equity was $5.9%. The company produced an RoE for the quarter of 5.4%. For the year, the company reported net premiums written were $742.8 million against $557.6 million a year ago. Net premiums earned were $715.6 million against $568.1 million a year ago. Total net revenue was $764.8 million against $642.6 million a year ago. Profit before tax was $226.5 million against $218.1 million a year ago. Net operating profit was $231.9 million or $1.17 diluted per share against $184.2 million or $0.97 diluted per share a year ago. Profit attributable to equity shareholders of the company was $229.3 million or $1.16 diluted per share against $222.5 million or $1.17 diluted per share a year ago. Net cash flows from operating activities was $212.5 million and net purchase of property, plant and equipment was $8.7 million against net cash flow of $167.7 million and net purchase of property, plant and equipment of $0.1 million a year ago. Return on equity was 13.9% and operating return on equity was 14.8% against return on equity of 18.9% and operating return on equity was 12.5% a year ago. As on date, fully converted book value per share was $6.96 against $7.50 per share a year ago. Return on tangible equity was $17.1%. Net book value as at December 31, 2014 was $153.8 million against $177.2 million a year ago. The board of directors declared the payment of an ordinary dividend of $0.10 per common share and a special dividend of $0.50 per share to shareholders of record on 20 March 2015, with a settlement date of 15 April 2015. The ordinary dividend payable will be approximately $20.6 million and the special dividend payable will be approximately $102.8 million. The company anticipates its cash flow requirement for 2015 to be in the $1.4 billion to $1.45 billion range if nothing else in the market changes.

Lancashire Holdings Limited Appoints Tom Milligan as Non-Executive Director

Lancashire Holdings Limited announced the appointment of Tom Milligan as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 3 February 2015. Tom joins the Board of Lancashire having recently retired as Co-Chief Executive Officer of Ariel Re Holdings Ltd. Tom has over 20 years' experience in the insurance industry having started his career at Guy Carpenter in 1991.

Lancashire Holdings Limited Presents at AIFA Annual Conference, Mar-02-2015 03:30 PM

Lancashire Holdings Limited Presents at AIFA Annual Conference, Mar-02-2015 03:30 PM. Venue: Naples Grande Beach Resort, 475 Seagare Drive, Naples, Florida, United States.

 

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