White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM) – Research analysts at Langen Mcalenn decreased their Q2 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group in a research report issued on Tuesday. Langen Mcalenn analyst R. Glasspiegel now anticipates that the insurance provider will earn $1.12 per share for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of $2.45. Langen Mcalenn also issued estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group’s Q3 2017 earnings at $2.32 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $7.00 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $3.08 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $2.80 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $2.78 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $3.28 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $12.00 EPS.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of White Mountains Insurance Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th.

Earnings History and Estimates for White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM)

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Shares of White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) opened at 868.96 on Friday. White Mountains Insurance Group has a 12-month low of $790.00 and a 12-month high of $948.94. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.92 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.56 and a beta of 0.51. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $870.20 and a 200 day moving average of $870.29.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of WTM. Advisor Group Inc. raised its position in White Mountains Insurance Group by 23.5% in the third quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 126 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 24 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank purchased a new position in White Mountains Insurance Group during the first quarter worth $114,000. SG Americas Securities LLC raised its position in White Mountains Insurance Group by 15.2% in the first quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 174 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $153,000 after buying an additional 23 shares during the period. Pegasus Partners Ltd. raised its position in White Mountains Insurance Group by 2.1% in the third quarter. Pegasus Partners Ltd. now owns 245 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $203,000 after buying an additional 5 shares during the period. Finally, Weiss Asset Management LP purchased a new position in White Mountains Insurance Group during the third quarter worth $232,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.51% of the company’s stock.

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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