Chubb Limited (NYSE: CB) is 4.63% higher on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $93.10 and a high of $179.01 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will continue to grow shareholders’ wealth in the market. Here’s what analysts think will happen to its price in the coming time. The CB stock was last observed hovering at around $159.91 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 1.13% off its average median price target of $178.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 23.31% off the consensus price target high of $210.00 offered by 19 analysts, but current levels are -6.65% lower than the price target low of $151.00 for the same period.
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Currently trading at $161.04, the stock is -2.37% and -0.99% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.97 million and changing 0.71% at the moment leaves the stock 13.80% off its SMA200. CB registered 56.62% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 38.16%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $165.91 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $148.13.
The stock witnessed a -6.19% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 7.55%, and is 0.44% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 1.69% over the week and 2.47% over the month.
Chubb Limited (CB) has around 31000 employees, a market worth around $72.04B and $35.99B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 20.66 and Fwd P/E is 12.84. Profit margin for the company is 9.80%. Distance from 52-week low is 72.98% and -10.04% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (4.10%).
Chubb Limited (CB) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Chubb Limited (CB) is a “Overweight”. 19 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.20, where 6 rate it as a Hold and 0 think it is a “Overweight”. 12 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Chubb Limited is expected to release its quarterly report on 07/27/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $2.88 with sales reaching $7.68B over the same period.The EPS is expected to shrink by -19.70% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 4.40% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 4.70% in year-over-year returns.
Chubb Limited (CB) Top Institutional Holders
1,529 institutions hold shares in Chubb Limited (CB), with 2.01M shares held by insiders accounting for 0.45% while institutional investors hold 90.10% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 451.36M, and float is at 449.44M with Short Float at 0.67%. Institutions hold 89.70% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 35.93 million shares valued at $5.53 billion. The investor’s holdings represent 7.98% of the CB Shares outstanding. As of Dec 30, 2020, the second largest holder is Blackrock Inc. with 29.46 million shares valued at $4.53 billion to account for 6.54% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Wellington Management Group, LLP which holds 27.67 million shares representing 6.15% and valued at over $4.26 billion, while Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc holds 5.30% of the shares totaling 23.85 million with a market value of $3.67 billion.
Chubb Limited (CB) Insider Activity
A total of 92 insider transactions have happened at Chubb Limited (CB) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 57 and purchases happening 35 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Lupica John J ,the company’sVice Chrm, Chubb Group*. SEC filings show that Lupica John J sold 4,337 shares of the company’s common stock on Mar 15 at a price of $175.03 per share for a total of $0.76 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.14 million shares.
Chubb Limited disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Feb 23 that KRUMP PAUL J (Vice Chairman, Chubb Group*) sold a total of 5,900 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Feb 23 and was made at $170.60 per share for $1.01 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 95634.0 shares of the CB stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Feb 10, ATIEH MICHAEL G (Director) disposed off 1,000 shares at an average price of $165.36 for $0.17 million. The insider now directly holds 39,041 shares of Chubb Limited (CB).
Chubb Limited (CB): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL) that is trading 62.25% up over the past 12 months and RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (RNR) that is 17.59% higher over the same period. Short interest in the company’s stock has fallen -5.67% from the last report on Feb 11, 2021 to stand at a total of 3.17 million short shares sold with a short interest ratio of 1.63.