News stories about Kinsale Capital Group (NASDAQ:KNSL) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kinsale Capital Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.2663951258122 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Several research firms recently issued reports on KNSL. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kinsale Capital Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $46.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. set a $46.00 price objective on shares of Kinsale Capital Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and set a $41.00 target price on shares of Kinsale Capital Group in a research report on Sunday, August 6th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Kinsale Capital Group presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $39.00.
Kinsale Capital Group (NASDAQ KNSL) traded down 0.81% on Friday, reaching $36.93. 105,995 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Kinsale Capital Group has a 12 month low of $19.02 and a 12 month high of $45.69. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $38.27 and its 200-day moving average is $34.57. The firm has a market cap of $774.35 million and a PE ratio of 58.16.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 29th. Kinsale Capital Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 19.20%.
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About Kinsale Capital Group
Kinsale Capital Group, Inc is a specialty insurance company. The Company focuses on the excess and surplus lines (E&S) market in the United States. The Company operates through the Excess and Surplus Lines Insurance segment. The Company markets and sells these insurance products in approximately 50 states and the District of Columbia through a network of independent insurance brokers.
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