AIZ:NYE-Assurant Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Insurance-Specialty | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 149.11

Change

-2.42 (-1.60)%

Market Cap

USD 8.63B

Volume

1.01M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 189.00 (+26.75%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


Assurant Inc (AIZ) Stock Analysis:
Based on the Assurant Inc stock forecasts from 4 analysts, the average analyst target price for Assurant Inc is USD 189.00 over the next 12 months. Assurant Inc’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Assurant Inc is Bullish , which is based on 10 positive signals and 4 negative signals. At the last closing, Assurant Inc’s stock price was USD 149.11. Assurant Inc’s stock price has changed by -6.84% over the past week, +1.56% over the past month and +8.28% over the last year.

About

Assurant, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect, and connect consumer purchases in North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates through three segments: Global Lifestyle, Global Hous ...Read More

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N/A

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ETFs Containing AIZ

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Insurance-Specialty)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -4.33% 50% F 39% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -4.33% 50% F 39% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 8.28% 40% F 59% F
Dividend Return 1.93% 25% F 36% F
Total Return 10.21% 40% F 57% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 55.08% 90% A- 69% D+
Dividend Return 12.55% 71% C- 48% F
Total Return 67.63% 80% B- 69% D+
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 13.05% 90% A- 67% D+
Dividend Return 2.29% 75% C 53% F
Total Return 15.34% 100% A+ 68% D+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 19.36% 100% A+ 58% F
Risk Adjusted Return 79.22% 100% A+ 82% B-
Market Capitalization 8.63B 80% B- 80% B-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Insurance-Specialty)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 6.69 78% C+ 86% B
Price/Book Ratio 1.54 20% F 58% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 6.43 60% D- 58% F
EV/EBITDA N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 9.04% 40% F 45% F
Return on Invested Capital 83.57% 100% A+ 99% A+
Return on Assets 1.64% 40% F 36% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 43.88% 30% F 66% D
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 1.76 90% A- 54% F
Short Percent 1.49% 80% B- 67% D+
Beta 0.64 90% A- 77% C+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Superior Dividend Growth

This stock has shown top quartile dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.