Greenlight Reinsurance, Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLRE) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Friday.

A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Greenlight Reinsurance from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, May 8th. TheStreet lowered Greenlight Reinsurance from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 9th.

Greenlight Reinsurance (NASDAQ GLRE) traded up 0.24% during trading on Friday, hitting $21.10. The stock had a trading volume of 64,725 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $789.94 million, a P/E ratio of 32.51 and a beta of 0.76. Greenlight Reinsurance has a 52 week low of $18.97 and a 52 week high of $24.10. The company has a 50-day moving average of $20.39 and a 200-day moving average of $21.94.

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A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. State Street Corp raised its stake in Greenlight Reinsurance by 9.7% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 631,636 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $14,398,000 after buying an additional 55,606 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Greenlight Reinsurance by 6.9% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,635,474 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $37,289,000 after buying an additional 105,305 shares in the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its stake in Greenlight Reinsurance by 247.2% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 174,284 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $3,974,000 after buying an additional 124,084 shares in the last quarter. Two Sigma Investments LP acquired a new stake in Greenlight Reinsurance during the fourth quarter valued at about $1,947,000. Finally, Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Greenlight Reinsurance during the fourth quarter valued at about $6,623,000. 47.80% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Greenlight Reinsurance

Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. is a holding company. The Company analyzes its underwriting operations using two categories: frequency business, which is characterized as contracts containing a number of small losses emanating from multiple events, and severity business, which is characterized as contracts with the potential for significant losses emanating from one event or multiple events.

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