Markel Corporation  

(Public, NYSE:MKL)   Watch this stock  
-4.89 (-0.64%)
Mar 26 - Close
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Currency in USD
Range 759.99 - 769.00
52 week 581.33 - 783.50
Open 768.80
Vol / Avg. 75,469.00/40,471.00
Mkt cap 10.69B
P/E 34.32
Div/yield     -
EPS 22.26
Shares 13.96M
Beta 0.77
Inst. own 77%
May 11, 2015
Markel Corp Annual Shareholders Meeting - 4:30PM EDT - Add to calendar
May 5, 2015
Q1 2015 Markel Corp Earnings Release (Estimated) - 9:30AM EDT - Add to calendar
Feb 12, 2015
Q4 2014 Markel Corp Earnings Call
Feb 12, 2015
Q4 2014 Markel Corp Earnings Release
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Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Dec '14) 2014
Net profit margin 8.84% 6.30%
Operating margin 14.58% 10.86%
EBITD margin - 14.91%
Return on average assets 1.89% 1.32%
Return on average equity 6.15% 4.39%
Employees 8,600 -
CDP Score - -


4521 Highwoods Pkwy
GLEN ALLEN, VA 23060-6148
United States - Map
+1-804-7470136 (Phone)
+1-804-9651600 (Fax)

Website links

External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money


Markel Corporation is financial holding company serving a markets. The Company markets and underwrites specialty insurance products. It also own interests in various industrial and service businesses that operate outside of the specialty insurance marketplace. The Company operates in four segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted, London markets and Alterra segment. Excess and Surplus Lines business is written through two distribution channels, professional surplus lines general agents who have limited quoting and binding authority and wholesale brokers. Specialty Admitted business is written by retail insurance agents who have limited underwriting authority. London Insurance Market segment participates in the London market through Markel International. Alterra segment provides specialty insurance and reinsurance products to corporations, public entities and other property and casualty insurers.

Officers and directors

Alan I. Kirshner Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
Age: 79
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
F. Michael Crowley President, Co-Chief Operating Officer
Age: 63
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Richard R. Whitt III President, Co-Chief Operating Officer
Age: 51
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Thomas S. Gayner President, Chief Investment Officer
Age: 53
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Steven A. Markel Vice Chairman of the Board
Age: 66
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Anne G. Waleski Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
Age: 48
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Gerard Albanese Jr. Executive Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer
Age: 62
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Bradley J. Kiscaden Executive Vice President, Chief Actuarial Officer
Age: 52
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Britton L. Glisson Chief Administrative Officer, President - Global Insurance
Age: 58
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Anthony F. Markel Vice Chairman of the Board
Age: 73
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance