White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation.

Zacks has also given White Mountains Insurance Group an industry rank of 99 out of 255 based on the ratings given to related companies.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of White Mountains Insurance Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 2nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of White Mountains Insurance Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 10th.

Shares of NYSE WTM opened at $874.95 on Tuesday. White Mountains Insurance Group has a twelve month low of $786.23 and a twelve month high of $980.89. The company has a market capitalization of $2.80 billion, a P/E ratio of -101.50 and a beta of 0.37. The company has a quick ratio of 1.93, a current ratio of 1.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06.

White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 7th. The insurance provider reported $1.02 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.89. White Mountains Insurance Group had a net margin of 147.61% and a return on equity of 0.59%. The company had revenue of $16.40 million during the quarter. Sell-side analysts expect that White Mountains Insurance Group will post 3.12 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in WTM. Boston Partners increased its stake in shares of White Mountains Insurance Group by 1.2% in the 2nd quarter. Boston Partners now owns 160,290 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $145,321,000 after purchasing an additional 1,959 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of White Mountains Insurance Group by 25.3% in the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 113,510 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $102,908,000 after purchasing an additional 22,927 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of White Mountains Insurance Group by 604.8% in the 2nd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 104,312 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $94,571,000 after purchasing an additional 89,512 shares in the last quarter. Reinhart Partners Inc. increased its stake in shares of White Mountains Insurance Group by 1.8% in the 2nd quarter. Reinhart Partners Inc. now owns 41,444 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $37,574,000 after purchasing an additional 731 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Nuance Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of White Mountains Insurance Group by 82.9% in the 2nd quarter. Nuance Investments LLC now owns 37,730 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $34,206,000 after purchasing an additional 17,099 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 87.64% of the company’s stock.

About White Mountains Insurance Group

White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd. is an insurance holding company, which engages in the insurance, financial services, and related sectors. It operates through the following segments: HG Global/BAM, MediaAlpha, and Other Operations. The HG Global/BAM segment refers to the White Mountains’s investment in HG Global Limited, and the consolidated results of Build America Mutual Assurance Company (BAM).

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