In the last week, the General Insurance industry is up 6.1%, with all of the companies up. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 12%. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to decline by 6.0% per year.
Industry Valuation and Performance
Has the U.S. General Insurance Industry valuation changed over the past few years?
Current Industry PE
Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 11.6x.
Future earnings are expected to decline by 6.0% which could cause market valuations to fall.
Past Earnings Growth
The earnings for companies in the Multi-line Insurance industry have grown 68% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat.
This means that companies overall are more efficiently conducting business since profits are increasing while sales have been flat.
How does U.S. General Insurance compare with similar industries?
Life and Health Insurance
Property and Casualty Insurance
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Top Stock Gainers and Losers
Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?