Brown & Brown Inc. (NYSE:BRO) shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.33% on 05/18/21. The shares fell to a low of $51.98 before closing at $52.06. Intraday shares traded counted 0.77 million, which was 29.48% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.09M. BRO’s previous close was $52.23 while the outstanding shares total 275.59M. The firm has a beta of 0.68, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 28.16, and a growth ratio of 2.46. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 56.59, with weekly volatility at 1.78% and ATR at 0.90. The BRO stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $37.90 and a $54.37 high.
Investors have identified the Insurance Brokers company Brown & Brown Inc. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $14.57 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 2.12 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on BRO sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of BRO attractive?
In related news, EVP, Secy, General Counsel, LLOYD ROBERT W sold 9,629 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on May 06. The sale was performed at an average price of 53.52, for a total value of 515,344. As the sale deal closes, the Chairman, BROWN HYATT J now sold 850,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 43,911,000. Also, Director, Hays James Charles bought 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jan 29. The shares were price at an average price of 43.38 per share, with a total market value of 433,750. Following this completion of acquisition, the EVP, Secy, General Counsel, LLOYD ROBERT W now holds 21,828 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 971,309. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 2.50%.
2 out of 9 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 6 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Brown & Brown Inc.. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the BRO stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $54.88.