Last $54.78 USD
Change Today +0.01 / 0.02%
Volume 214.1K
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mercury general corp (MCY) Snapshot

Open
$54.77
Previous Close
$54.77
Day High
$55.05
Day Low
$54.45
52 Week High
02/6/15 - $60.31
52 Week Low
03/27/14 - $43.85
Market Cap
3.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
244.0K
EPS TTM
$2.27
Shares Outstanding
55.1M
EX-Date
03/13/15
P/E TM
24.1x
Dividend
$2.47
Dividend Yield
4.49%
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mercury general corp (MCY) Details

Mercury General Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, writes personal automobile insurance. The company also writes homeowners, commercial automobile, commercial property, mechanical breakdown, fire, and umbrella insurance. Its automobile insurance products cover collision, property damage, bodily injury, comprehensive, personal injury protection, underinsured and uninsured motorist, and other hazards; and homeowner’s insurance products covers dwelling, liability, personal property, fire, and other hazards. The company sells its policies through a network of independent agents, 100% owned insurance agents, and direct channels in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Virginia. Mercury General Corporation was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

4,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/9/15
Founded in 1960

mercury general corp (MCY) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $898.1K
Founder, Chairman and Member of Investment Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $969.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $563.3K
Chief Investment Officer, Vice President, Dir...
Total Annual Compensation: $698.8K
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $422.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

mercury general corp (MCY) Key Developments

Mercury General Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on March 31, 2015

The Mercury General 's board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.6175 per share. The dividend will be paid on March 31, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 17, 2015.

Mercury General Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2014

Mercury General Corporation announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net premiums written of $697,317,000 against $668,121,000 a year ago. Total revenues were $721,811,000 against $709,654,000 a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $28,161,000 against income before income taxes of $11,268,000 a year ago. Net loss was $20,956,000 or $0.38 per basic and diluted share against net income of $15,376,000 or $0.28 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Operating loss was $6,898,000 or $0.13 per share against operating income of $18,150,000 or $0.33 per share a year ago. Net realized investment loss, net of tax was $14,058,000 or $0.25 per share against $2,774,000 or $0.05 per share a year ago. For the year, the company reported net premiums written of $2,840,922,000 against $2,728,999,000 a year ago. Total revenues were $2,821,041,000 against $3,011,773,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $247,425,000 against $132,096,000 a year ago. Net income was $177,949,000 or $3.23 per basic and diluted share against $112,143,000 or $2.04 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Operating income was $125,179,000 or $2.28 per share against $119,567,000 or $2.18 per share a year ago. Net realized investment gain, net of tax was $52,770,000 or $0.95 per share against net realized investment gain of $7,424,000 or $0.14 per share a year ago.

Mercury General Corporation to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 09, 2015

Mercury General Corporation announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 10:00 AM, Pacific Standard Time on Feb 09, 2015

 

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