The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.72

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The Wills Financial Group Inc holds 16,541 shares with $2.03 million value, up from 11,507 last quarter. First Personal Financial Services now owns 889 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $107,000 after purchasing an additional 508 shares during the period. Tradewinds Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of The Travelers Companies by 1.1% during the 2nd quarter. Bank of America downgraded Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) on Monday, June 19 to "Neutral" rating. Liberty Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,230 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $154,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the period. In addition to the ownership of its operating property portfolio, the Company develops and manufactures properties for its own account and through joint ventures between the Company and unaffiliated partners. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $12600 target in Monday, June 26 report. Latest closing price was -2.63% below its 50-day moving average and 0.25% above its 200-day moving average. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 150,395 shares of company stock valued at $19,249,559 in the last quarter. Insiders own 0.82% of the company's stock. About shares traded. Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) has risen 9.71% since September 13, 2016 and is uptrending. If you are reading this report on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. Argus Research downgraded Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) on Wednesday, April 27 to "Hold" rating.

The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.06 on September 12, reaching $122.48. Also, Vice Chairman William H. Heyman sold 14,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 24th. The company has market cap of $33.80 billion. The institutional investor held 551,663 shares of the finance company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $67.54 million, down from 819,701 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The dividend will be $0.720 per share for the quarter or $2.88 on an annualized basis. The Travelers Companies had a return on equity of 11.68% and a net margin of 10.15%. The firm had revenue of $6.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.31 billion.

Traders are feeling more bearish on shares of the company recently as implied by the motion in short interest. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $10.04 and is estimated to be $8.89 for the current year with 275,947,000 shares presently outstanding.

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Looking forward, the company's quarterly earnings are expected to come at $0.65 in the three months through September 2017 and $0.81 in the quarter ending December 2017, reflecting -40.37% and 2.53% growth, respectively. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th. About shares traded. Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) has risen 9.71% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. Travelers had 35 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Stock research analysts at Credit Suisse now has a $125 price target on Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV). RBC Capital Markets maintained Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) rating on Thursday, July 20. Atlantic Securities cut The Travelers Companies from a "neutral" rating to an "underweight" rating and set a $110.00 price objective for the a report on Friday, January 6th. The stock of Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) earned "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Monday, October 26. The forecast of 5 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating Ross Stores, 2 give it "Buy", 0 "Sell" rating, while 3 recommend "Hold".

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in providing a range of commercial and personal property and casualty insurance products and services to businesses, government units, associations and individuals.