Argo Group International Holdings Insider Andrew Carrier Sells 5,388 Shares (AGII)
Argo Group International Holdings (NASDAQ:AGII) Insider Andrew Carrier sold 5,388 shares of Argo Group International Holdings stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.70, for a total transaction of $267,783.60. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 21,221 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,054,684. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on AGII shares. Analysts at Compass Point raised their price target on shares of Argo Group International Holdings from $45.00 to $47.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 7th. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock. Analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on shares of Argo Group International Holdings in a research note on Monday, April 14th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $51.00 price target on the stock. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $49.70.
Shares of Argo Group International Holdings (NASDAQ:AGII) traded up 2.09% on Tuesday, hitting $50.89. 138,801 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Argo Group International Holdings has a 52-week low of $34.57 and a 52-week high of $50.31. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $47.12 and a 200-day moving average of $46.04. The company has a market cap of $1.332 billion and a P/E ratio of 9.12.
Argo Group International Holdings (NASDAQ:AGII) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 5th. The company reported $1.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.74. The company had revenue of $360.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $343.48 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.78 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Argo Group International Holdings will post $3.59 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market.
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