Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated engages in reinsurance business.
Undervalued established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Reinsurance Group of America's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RGA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RGA underperformed the US Insurance industry which returned -23.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RGA underperformed the US Market which returned -13.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Reinsurance Group of America's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Reinsurance Group of America 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: RGA ($89.23) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($244.76)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RGA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RGA is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.4x) compared to the Insurance industry average (8.1x).
PE vs Market: RGA is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.4x) compared to the US market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RGA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RGA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the US Insurance industry average (0.8x).
How is Reinsurance Group of America 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: RGA's forecast earnings growth (2.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: RGA's earnings (2.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (13.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: RGA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: RGA's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RGA's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RGA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.9%).
How has Reinsurance Group of America performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RGA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: RGA's current net profit margins (6.1%) are higher than last year (5.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RGA's earnings have grown by 14% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: RGA's earnings growth over the past year (21.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (14% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: RGA earnings growth over the past year (21.5%) underperformed the Insurance industry 43.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: RGA's Return on Equity (7.5%) is considered low.
How is Reinsurance Group of America's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RGA's short term assets ($6.0B) do not cover its short term liabilities ($7.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: RGA's short term assets ($6.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($57.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RGA's debt to equity ratio (30.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: RGA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 44% to 30.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RGA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (64.5%).
Interest Coverage: RGA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.7x coverage).
What is Reinsurance Group of America's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: RGA's dividend (3.14%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.01%).
High Dividend: RGA's dividend (3.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.66%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: RGA's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: RGA's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.7%), RGA's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: RGA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (22.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Anna Manning (60yo)
Ms. Anna Manning is the President of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (the “Company”) from December 2015 and has been its Chief Executive Officer from 2017. Ms. Manning held the position of Senio ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Anna's total compensation ($USD6.70M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD7.61M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Anna's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior EVP & CFO||3.92yrs||US$2.33m||0.051% $3.1m|
|Senior EVP & COO||3.25yrs||US$2.80m||0.061% $3.7m|
|Executive Vice President of Global Financial Solutions||no data||US$2.57m||0.049% $3.0m|
|Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President - Investor Relations||6.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP||9.25yrs||no data||0.021% $1.3m|
|Vice President of Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Corporate Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Human Resource Officer||no data||no data||0.013% $781.4k|
Experienced Management: RGA's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||8.25yrs||US$280.65k||0.012% $724.8k|
|Independent Director||10.25yrs||US$306.50k||0.013% $781.4k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||11.5yrs||US$499.05k||0.017% $1.1m|
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||US$269.34k||0.0064% $390.1k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$137.80k||0.0057% $346.9k|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||no data||0.0016% $97.4k|
|Independent Director||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$132.52k||0.00086% $52.3k|
|Independent Director||6.25yrs||US$277.70k||0.0098% $595.2k|
Experienced Board: RGA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: RGA insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated
- Ticker: RGA
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1973
- Industry: Reinsurance
- Sector: Insurance
- Market Cap: US$6.086b
- Shares outstanding: 61.64m
- Website: https://www.rgare.com
Number of Employees
- Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated
- 16600 Swingley Ridge Road
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RGA||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 1993|
|RGPB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 1993|
|RZB||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||SB DB FX/FL56||US||USD||Jun 2016|
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated engages in reinsurance business. It offers individual and group life and health insurance products, including term life, credit life, universal life, whole life, group life and health, joint and last survivor insurance, critical illness, disability, and longevity products, as well as asset-intensive and financial reinsurance products. The company also provides reinsurance for mortality, morbidity, lapse, and investment-related risk associated with products; and reinsurance for investment-related risks. In addition, it develops and markets technology solutions; and provides consulting and outsourcing solutions for the insurance and reinsurance industries. The company serves life insurance companies in the United States, Latin America, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Chesterfield, Missouri.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/08 07:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/07 00:00|
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