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Essent Group NYSE:ESNT Stock Report

Last Price

US$55.97

Market Cap

US$5.9b

7D

1.7%

1Y

23.9%

Updated

18 Jun, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

ESNT Stock Overview

Through its subsidiaries, provides private mortgage insurance and reinsurance for mortgages secured by residential properties located in the United States.

ESNT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends3/6

Essent Group Ltd. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Essent Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$55.97
52 Week HighUS$59.90
52 Week LowUS$44.21
Beta1.08
1 Month Change-1.51%
3 Month Change-3.55%
1 Year Change23.94%
3 Year Change20.91%
5 Year Change23.25%
Change since IPO148.42%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Essent Group Ltd. Beat Analyst Estimates: See What The Consensus Is Forecasting For This Year

May 07
Essent Group Ltd. Beat Analyst Estimates: See What The Consensus Is Forecasting For This Year

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.28

May 06
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.28

Why We Think Essent Group Ltd.'s (NYSE:ESNT) CEO Compensation Is Not Excessive At All

Apr 26
Why We Think Essent Group Ltd.'s (NYSE:ESNT) CEO Compensation Is Not Excessive At All

The Market Doesn't Like What It Sees From Essent Group Ltd.'s (NYSE:ESNT) Earnings Yet

Mar 24
The Market Doesn't Like What It Sees From Essent Group Ltd.'s (NYSE:ESNT) Earnings Yet

Essent: Still Worried About Unemployment

Dec 07

Essent Group: Insurances Grow And So Does The Buy Case

Aug 26

With EPS Growth And More, Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Makes An Interesting Case

Mar 22
With EPS Growth And More, Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Makes An Interesting Case

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.25

Feb 13
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.25

Essent Group raises dividend to $0.25/share

Feb 10

Essent's Catalyst Is The End To Economic Uncertainty

Jan 10

Essent Group Q3 2022 Earnings Preview

Nov 03

Essent Group's (NYSE:ESNT) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Aug 26
Essent Group's (NYSE:ESNT) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Essent In A Tough Industry, Underwriting Will Slow

Aug 25

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.22

Aug 08
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.22

Essent Group GAAP EPS of $2.16 beats by $0.66, revenue of $244.4M in-line

Aug 05

Essent Benefits From Housing Strength But Still Risky

Jun 03

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.21

May 09
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.21

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.20

Feb 14
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.20

With EPS Growth And More, Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Interesting

Dec 30
With EPS Growth And More, Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Interesting

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Nov 08
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Essent Group: Don't Be Fooled By The Market

Sep 08

Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.18

Aug 09
Essent Group (NYSE:ESNT) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.18

Essent Group: A Solid Leader Of The PMI Market At A Fair Price

Jun 01

Shareholder Returns

ESNTUS Diversified FinancialUS Market
7D1.7%-0.5%1.6%
1Y23.9%18.6%22.3%

Return vs Industry: ESNT exceeded the US Diversified Financial industry which returned 18.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ESNT exceeded the US Market which returned 22.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ESNT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ESNT volatility
ESNT Average Weekly Movement3.1%
Diversified Financial Industry Average Movement4.8%
Market Average Movement5.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: ESNT has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: ESNT's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
2008526Mark Casalewww.essentgroup.com

Essent Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides private mortgage insurance and reinsurance for mortgages secured by residential properties located in the United States. Its mortgage insurance products include primary, pool, and master policy. The company also provides information technology maintenance and development services; customer support-related services; underwriting consulting; and contract underwriting services, as well as risk management products and title insurance and settlement services.

Essent Group Ltd. Fundamentals Summary

How do Essent Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ESNT fundamental statistics
Market capUS$5.94b
Earnings (TTM)US$707.28m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.12b

8.4x

P/E Ratio

5.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
ESNT income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.12b
Cost of RevenueUS$107.85m
Gross ProfitUS$1.01b
Other ExpensesUS$302.60m
EarningsUS$707.28m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2024

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)6.63
Gross Margin90.35%
Net Profit Margin63.28%
Debt/Equity Ratio8.1%

How did ESNT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.0%

Current Dividend Yield

15%

Payout Ratio
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