Shares of White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM) have earned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating.

Zacks has also assigned White Mountains Insurance Group an industry rank of 197 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

WTM has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised White Mountains Insurance Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. ValuEngine upgraded White Mountains Insurance Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 6th.

White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE WTM) traded down 0.21% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $850.00. The stock had a trading volume of 2,466 shares. White Mountains Insurance Group has a 12 month low of $805.10 and a 12 month high of $948.94. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $865.52 and its 200-day moving average price is $880.87. The stock has a market cap of $3.84 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.35 and a beta of 0.52.

White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) last released its earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The insurance provider reported $2.78 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.12 by $1.66. The firm had revenue of $18.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $299.20 million. White Mountains Insurance Group had a return on equity of 1.01% and a net margin of 9.80%. On average, analysts predict that White Mountains Insurance Group will post $7.00 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. First Trust Advisors LP boosted its position in White Mountains Insurance Group by 1,007.3% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 15,979 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $14,060,000 after buying an additional 14,536 shares during the last quarter. Welch & Forbes LLC acquired a new position in White Mountains Insurance Group during the first quarter worth about $642,000. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its position in White Mountains Insurance Group by 7.1% in the first quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 10,364 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $9,120,000 after buying an additional 690 shares during the last quarter. Pecaut & CO. acquired a new position in White Mountains Insurance Group during the first quarter worth about $1,000,000. Finally, Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in White Mountains Insurance Group during the first quarter worth about $714,000. Institutional investors own 84.01% of the company’s stock.

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White Mountains Insurance Group Company Profile

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. is a holding company. The Company’s principal businesses are conducted through its insurance subsidiaries and other affiliates. Its segments include OneBeacon, HG Global/BAM and Other Operations. The OneBeacon segment consists of the operations of OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd.

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