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Executive Summary

Everest Re Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance products in the United States, Bermuda, and internationally. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet established dividend payer.

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Share Price & News

How has Everest Re Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: RE is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: RE's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Insurance


US Market

1 Year Return




US Insurance


US Market

Return vs Industry: RE underperformed the US Insurance industry which returned -3.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RE underperformed the US Market which returned 22.7% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-2.1%-0.6%0.7%
30 Day12.3%12.2%11.8%
90 Day7.6%10.3%8.6%
1 Year-10.7%-13.1%-1.1%-3.8%25.0%22.2%
3 Year18.7%10.1%10.7%2.6%49.4%39.5%
5 Year41.4%25.4%51.8%32.9%100.2%78.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Everest Re Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Everest Re Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: RE ($232.39) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($258.6)

Significantly Below Fair Value: RE is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: RE is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US Insurance industry average (14.2x).

PE vs Market: RE is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US market (19.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: RE is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: RE's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the US Insurance industry average.

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Future Growth

How is Everest Re Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: RE's forecast earnings growth (30.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: RE's earnings (30.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (21.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: RE's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: RE's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: RE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.1%).

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Past Performance

How has Everest Re Group performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: RE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: RE's current net profit margins (7.4%) are higher than last year (5.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: RE's earnings have declined by 13.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: RE's earnings growth over the past year (61.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-13.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: RE earnings growth over the past year (61.6%) exceeded the Insurance industry 6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: RE's Return on Equity (7%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Everest Re Group's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: RE's short term assets ($7.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: RE's short term assets ($7.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($16.7B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: RE's debt to equity ratio (7.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: RE's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 7.8% to 7.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: RE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (359.6%).

Interest Coverage: RE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (21.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Everest Re Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: RE's dividend (2.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.48%).

High Dividend: RE's dividend (2.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.14%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: RE's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: RE's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (37.4%), RE's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: RE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (26.1% payout ratio).

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Juan Andrade (54 yo)



Mr. Juan Carlos Andrade has been Chief Executive Officer and President at Everest Re Group, Ltd. since January 1, 2020. He serves as a Director of Everest Re Group, Ltd. Since February 26, 2020. He is Chai...

Leadership Team

Sanjoy Mukherjee
Executive VP0.17yrUS$3.36m0.098%
$ 9.0m
John Doucette
Executive VP4.67yrsUS$4.78m0.058%
$ 5.4m
Craig Howie
Executive Offcier0.17yrUS$1.85m0.049%
$ 4.5m
Juan Andrade
President0.92yrno data0.10%
$ 9.5m
Mark Kociancic
Executive VP & Group CFO0.17yrno datano data
James Williamson
Executive VP & Group COO0.17yrno datano data
Jack Nelson
Senior VP & Chief Investment Officerno datano datano data
Terrence Walker
Senior VP & Chief Information Officerno datano datano data
Jon Levenson
Head of Investor Relations2.08yrsno datano data
Dane Lopes
Group Head of Marketing & Communicationsno datano datano data
Gail M. Beveren
Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officerno datano datano data
Luis Monteagudo
Senior Vice Presidentno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: RE's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Juan Andrade
President0.92yrno data0.10%
$ 9.5m
John Graf
Independent Director4.58yrsUS$479.82k0.029%
$ 2.7m
Joseph Taranto
Chairman of the Board20.83yrsUS$1.98m0.77%
$ 71.3m
Meryl Hartzband
Independent Director1.58yrsUS$279.49k0.0081%
$ 746.9k
William Galtney
Independent Lead Directorno dataUS$478.38k0.18%
$ 16.4m
Roger Singer
Independent Director10.83yrsUS$488.38k0.037%
$ 3.4m
John Amore
Independent Director8.25yrsUS$478.38k0.046%
$ 4.3m
John Weber
Independent Director17.58yrsUS$488.38k0.034%
$ 3.2m
Geraldine Losquadro
Independent Director6.58yrsUS$478.38k0.027%
$ 2.5m


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: RE's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: RE insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Everest Re Group, Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Everest Re Group, Ltd.
  • Ticker: RE
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1973
  • Industry: Reinsurance
  • Sector: Insurance
  • Market Cap: US$9.220b
  • Shares outstanding: 39.97m
  • Website: https://www.everestre.com

Number of Employees


  • Everest Re Group, Ltd.
  • Seon Place
  • 4th Floor
  • Hamilton
  • HM 19
  • Bermuda


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
RENYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesUSUSDOct 1995
EREDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEUROct 1995
0U96LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesGBUSDOct 1995
E1VE34BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)BDR EACH 4 REPR 1 COMBRBRLJan 2020


Everest Re Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance and insurance products in the United States, Bermuda, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: U.S. Reinsuranc...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/02 23:09
End of Day Share Price2020/12/02 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.