White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd (NYSE:WTM)’s share price hit a new 52-week low on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $834.01 and last traded at $834.50, with a volume of 15200 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $838.26.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of White Mountains Insurance Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, October 12th.

The company has a market cap of $3,129.35, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.20 and a beta of 0.53.

White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE:WTM) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The insurance provider reported $5.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($3.41) by $8.77. The company had revenue of $16.20 million for the quarter. White Mountains Insurance Group had a net margin of 69.96% and a return on equity of 1.32%. research analysts predict that White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd will post -7.55 earnings per share for the current year.

In other White Mountains Insurance Group news, Director Angelo Michael Frinquelli sold 100 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, November 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $875.00, for a total value of $87,500.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 1,641 shares in the company, valued at $1,435,875. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director Morgan W. Davis sold 350 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $846.21, for a total transaction of $296,173.50. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 20,790 shares in the company, valued at $17,592,705.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 5.10% of the company’s stock.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Bank of Montreal Can raised its holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group by 9.0% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 1,136 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $967,000 after purchasing an additional 94 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group by 2.7% in the third quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 22,481 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $19,266,000 after purchasing an additional 599 shares during the period. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. raised its holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group by 6.0% in the third quarter. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. now owns 9,185 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $7,872,000 after purchasing an additional 519 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC raised its holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group by 7.1% in the third quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 1,347 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $1,154,000 after purchasing an additional 89 shares during the period. Finally, Jane Street Group LLC raised its holdings in White Mountains Insurance Group by 226.4% in the third quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 842 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $722,000 after purchasing an additional 584 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 81.89% of the company’s stock.

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About White Mountains Insurance Group

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. is a holding company. The Company’s principal businesses are conducted through its insurance subsidiaries and other affiliates. Its segments include HG Global/BAM and Other Operations. The HG Global/BAM segment consists of the operations of HG Global Ltd. (HG Global) and Build America Mutual Assurance Company (BAM).

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