Media coverage about Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STC) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Stewart Information Services earned a coverage optimism score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.3993813652337 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
Stewart Information Services (NYSE STC) traded up $0.25 on Wednesday, reaching $41.57. 685 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 182,568. The company has a market cap of $986.15, a P/E ratio of 19.80 and a beta of 1.01. Stewart Information Services has a 52 week low of $34.48 and a 52 week high of $48.03. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a quick ratio of 2.23 and a current ratio of 2.23.
Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 8th. The insurance provider reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.06. Stewart Information Services had a net margin of 2.49% and a return on equity of 7.42%. The company had revenue of $525.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $504.30 million. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.71 EPS. Stewart Information Services’s revenue for the quarter was up .0% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that Stewart Information Services will post 3.44 earnings per share for the current year.
Several equities research analysts have commented on STC shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Stewart Information Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $48.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, February 7th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “hold” rating and set a $46.00 price target on shares of Stewart Information Services in a research note on Friday, December 22nd.
Stewart Information Services Company Profile
Stewart Information Services Corporation is a global real estate services company. The Company is engaged in offering products and services through its direct operations, network of Stewart Trusted Providers and family of companies. The Company operates through two segments: title insurance and ancillary services and corporate.
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