The Travelers Companies Inc. (NYSE:TRV) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of 1.75% or $1.98 shares. The trading starts at $114.36 and closed at $113.10 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $114.17 and day high was $115.78 on Wednesday, August 05. After the session, the Financial sector daily volume shifted to 0.96 million while its average volume is 1.83M. In other hand, the TRV market cap reached to $29.52B. While, its current target price is $121.20.
On July 23, 2020, Travelers posts second-quarter loss, walloped by severe storms, civil unrest. According to the news reported on Reuters, Property and casualty insurer Travelers Cos Inc
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -1.51% and up 2.31% for month. Its quarterly performance was 23.36% above, while its half year performance is down -15.86%. TRV yearly performance stood at negative -21.16% and fall -15.97% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for The Travelers Companies Inc. is 2.70.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. TRV EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 7.01. EPS for this year is 6.90%, while for the next year its value is 10.39. Sales growth for the current quarter is 3.92 while its EPS Q/Q reached -107.80%. It has an EPS of -1.50% down for past five years and for the next five years will be up 4.19%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on TRV for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 5 of 21 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 4 as Sell, 2 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 10 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 21 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 21, 5 rated it sell, 4 rated it as Buy and 10 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $106.00 – $140.00. Average target price for TRV was reached at $121.20.
The insider ownership moved to 0.30% and institutional holding shifted to 88.10%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 7.01. According to the most recent quarter report on (Sep 2020), 16 analysts estimated an average EPS of 3.28, while 1.43 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for TRV published in the report was $2.29 – $3.98 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 1.43 which is higher than -0.2 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for TRV fall -4.07% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -0.13% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -1.36%. The moving average value for The Travelers Companies Inc. (TRV) is 5.2M and 2.01% for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in TRV stock. On Feb 28, Ruegger Philip T III, Director, bought 670 trading shares at the cost of $118.54, which valued at 79422.0. On Feb 24, Toczydlowski Gregory C, EVP & President, Business Ins., sold 5,365 shares at the cost of $134.67, with total shares of 13,219. On Feb 24, Klein Michael Frederick, EVP & President, Personal Ins., sold 4,983 shares at the cost of 134.68. After this transaction, Klein Michael Frederick total shares reached to 0 which valued at 0.67 million.