Essent Group (ESNT)
ESNTEssent Group
$0.45 (1.04%)

Essent Group Stock Analysis & Ratings

Essent Group Stock Analysis Overview

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ESNT Stock Stats

Previous Close$43.3
Bid42.07 x 100
Ask47.69 x 100
Today’s Range$43.49 - $43.96
52-Week Range$33.21 - $54.22
Average Volume787.56K
Market Cap$4.94B
P/E Ratio12.1
Earnings DateAug 06, 2021
Dividend & Yield0.68 (1.49%)
Ex-Dividend DateMay 28, 2021

Company Description

Essent Group

Essent Group Ltd. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of banking services. It offers mortgage insurance, reinsurance, and risk management products. The company was founded by Mark A. Casale on July 1, 2008 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.
Mark A. Casale
2 Church Street, Hamilton, HM 11, BM


P/E Ratio Range

The price to earnings ratio. This is used by investors to assess a stock’s market price relative to its earnings.


What was Essent Group’s price range in the past 12 months?
Essent Group lowest stock price was $33.21 and its highest was $54.22 in the past 12 months.
    What is Essent Group’s market cap?
    Essent Group’s market cap is $4.94B.
      What is Essent Group’s price target?
      The average price target for Essent Group is $57.50. This is based on 4 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $62.00 ,the lowest forecast is $50.00. The average price target represents 31.43% Increase from the current price of $43.75.
        What do analysts say about Essent Group?
        Essent Group’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Strong Buy. This is based on the ratings of 4 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Essent Group’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Essent Group’s upcoming earnings report date is Aug 06, 2021 which is in 12 days.
            How were Essent Group’s earnings last quarter?
            Essent Group released its earnings results on May 07, 2021. The company reported $1.207 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.212 by -$0.005.
              Is Essent Group overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Essent Group’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Essent Group pay dividends?
                Essent Group pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.17 which represents an annual dividend yield of 1.49%. Essent Group’s last Quarterly dividend payment was on Jun 10, 2021. Essent Group’s upcoming ex-dividend date is May 28, 2021
                  What is Essent Group’s EPS estimate?
                  Essent Group’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Essent Group have?
                  Essent Group has 112,850,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Essent Group’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Essent Group reported an EPS of $1.207 in its last earnings report, missing expectations of $1.212. Following the earnings report the stock price went down -2.519%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Essent Group?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Essent Group’s share is Causeway Capital Management LLC. It holds Essent Group’s shares valued at 120M.

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