Last $36.82 USD
Change Today +0.08 / 0.22%
Volume 59.8K
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stewart information services (STC) Snapshot

Open
$36.73
Previous Close
$36.74
Day High
$36.85
Day Low
$36.26
52 Week High
02/12/15 - $39.08
52 Week Low
10/10/14 - $27.02
Market Cap
883.1M
Average Volume 10 Days
118.5K
EPS TTM
$1.90
Shares Outstanding
22.9M
EX-Date
12/10/14
P/E TM
19.4x
Dividend
$0.10
Dividend Yield
0.27%
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stewart information services (STC) Details

Stewart Information Services Corporation provides title insurance and real estate services worldwide. The company’s Title Insurance and Related Services segment is involved searching, examining, closing, and insuring the condition of the title to real property, as well as providing ancillary services for tax-deferred exchanges, and home and personal insurance services. Its Mortgage Services segment offers mortgage origination support, component servicing, default, and REO services, including post-closing outsourcing, portfolio due diligence, mortgage compliance solutions, and services to residential mortgage lenders, servicers, and investors. This segment also provides technology to support title operations; and title and escrow production systems. The company serves homebuyers and sellers; residential and commercial real estate professionals; mortgage lenders and servicers; title agencies and real estate attorneys; home builders; mortgage investors; and government entities. Stewart Information Services Corporation was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

7,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1893

stewart information services (STC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $310.0K
Group President of Direct Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Group President of Mortgage and Title Service...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Group President of International Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $400.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

stewart information services (STC) Key Developments

Stewart Information Services Corp. Increases Dividend

Stewart Information Services Corp. announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the company's cash dividend payable to common shareholders from $0.10 per share annually to $1.00 per share to be paid quarterly at a rate of $0.25 per share beginning in the second quarter of this year.

Stewart Information Services Corporation Announces Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Stewart Information Services Corporation announced consolidated unaudited earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $522,320,000 against $450,212,000 a year ago. Earnings before taxes and non controlling interests were $16,041,000 against $15,466,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to Stewart were $11,863,000 against $17,513,000 a year ago. Net earnings per diluted share attributable to Stewart were $0.49 against $0.72 a year ago. Cash provided by operations was $38,200,000 in the fourth quarter 2014 compared to $16,300,000 for the same period in 2013, an increase of 133.9%. Comparisons of net earnings for 2014 to 2013 are affected by atypical income taxes in both periods, which resulted from the release of deferred tax asset valuation allowances in both years' fourth quarters and certain other tax adjustments reducing fourth quarter 2013 expense. Operating revenues increased 15.1% year-over-year to $512,500,000 from $445,100,000. Pretax earnings were $16,000,000 as compared to pretax earnings of $15,500,000 for the fourth quarter 2013. For the full year, the company reported total revenues of $1,870,830,000 against $1,927,980,000 a year ago. Earnings before taxes and non controlling interests were $51,812,000 against $101,066,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to Stewart were $29,753,000 against $63,026,000 a year ago. Net earnings per diluted share attributable to Stewart were $1.24 against $2.60 a year ago. Book value per share was $29.18.

Stewart Information Services Corporation, Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 12, 2015

Stewart Information Services Corporation, Q4 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 12, 2015

 

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