Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd (NYSE:AWH) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eight analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation and seven have issued a hold recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $39.25.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. BidaskClub upgraded Allied World Assurance Company Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. ValuEngine downgraded Allied World Assurance Company Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th.

Shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings (AWH) opened at 49.24 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $49.16 and its 200 day moving average price is $51.86. Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has a 12-month low of $39.09 and a 12-month high of $54.46.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Utah Retirement Systems boosted its stake in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 0.6% in the 1st quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 15,974 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $848,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its stake in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 2.3% in the 2nd quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 6,985 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $370,000 after buying an additional 156 shares during the last quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 1.7% in the 2nd quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 10,651 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $562,000 after buying an additional 180 shares during the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 10.7% in the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 2,410 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $127,000 after buying an additional 232 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Amalgamated Bank boosted its stake in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 3.2% in the 1st quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 12,566 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $667,000 after buying an additional 385 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.52% of the company’s stock.

About Allied World Assurance Company Holdings

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd is a Germany-based holding company. It provides property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions to clients around the world. The Company operates in three segments: North American Insurance, Global Markets Insurance and Reinsurance. The North American Insurance segment consists of the Company’s direct insurance operations in the United States, Bermuda and Canada.

Analyst Recommendations for Allied World Assurance Company Holdings (NYSE:AWH)

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