News headlines about White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) have been trending positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. White Mountains Insurance Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.34 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 46.663366075793 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) opened at $834.69 on Friday. White Mountains Insurance Group has a 1 year low of $786.23 and a 1 year high of $925.70. The stock has a market capitalization of $3,097.21, a PE ratio of 5.65 and a beta of 0.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01, a quick ratio of 1.60 and a current ratio of 1.60.
The firm also recently announced an annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 28th. Investors of record on Monday, March 19th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 16th. White Mountains Insurance Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 0.68%.
In related news, Director Morgan W. Davis sold 350 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $846.21, for a total transaction of $296,173.50. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 20,790 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $17,592,705.90. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Corporate insiders own 5.10% of the company’s stock.
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About White Mountains Insurance Group
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 HG Global/BAM and Other Operations. The HG Global/BAM segment consists of the operations of HG Global Ltd. (HG Global) and Build America Mutual Assurance Company (BAM).
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