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DATE TIME TYPE PERIOD REPORTED
EPS
ESTIMATED
EPS
SURPRISE
11/02/2022* -- Results Q3 2022 -- -0.30 --
08/02/2022 -- Results Q2 2022 -0.35 -0.33 -6.06%
05/03/2022 -- Results Q1 2022 -0.77 0.65 -218.5%
02/15/2022 -- Results Q4 2021 -0.23 0.39 -159.0%
11/02/2021 -- Results Q3 2021 0.64 0.80 -20.00%
08/03/2021 -- Results Q2 2021 1.13 1.10 2.73%
05/04/2021 -- Results Q1 2021 1.34 1.25 7.20%
02/16/2021 -- Results Q4 2020 1.38 0.54 155.6%
*Estimated Date/Time

Earnings

Next Report Date 11/02/2022 (est.)
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Last Report Date 08/02/2022
Beat/Miss Upgrade
Return Since -25.31%
Last FQE 06/30/2022
Next FQE 09/30/2022

Profile

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Mercury General Corp is an insurance holding company operating in the property-casualty market, where it focuses on low-cost auto insurance for individuals, with operations in nearly 13 United States of America states. However,  its business--about 75% of premiums--comes from California, where it was established by George Joseph, the current company chairman and majority owner. Its insurance is distributed exclusively through independent agents.
URL http://www.mercuryinsurance.com
Investor Relations URL https://www.mercuryinsurance.com/investor-information/
HQ State/Province California
Sector Financial Services
Industry Insurance - Property & Casualty
Equity Style Small Cap/Value
Next Earnings Release Nov. 02, 2022 (est.)
Last Earnings Release Aug. 02, 2022
Next Ex-Dividend Date N/A
Last Ex-Dividend Date Sep. 14, 2022

Dividends

Dividend Per Share (TTM) 2.538
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
No data available
 
6.00%
4.00%
2.00%
 
Yield to Market 5.251
Yield to Sector 1.138
Yield to Industry 2.569
Last Dividend Amt. 0.3175
Dividend Frequency Quarterly
Last Ex-Dividend Date Sep. 14, 2022
Yield (TTM) 7.63%
Forward Yield 4.29%
Payout Ratio -37.38%
Cash Payout Ratio 41.50%
Consistent Payer (5Y) Yes
Consistent Growth (5Y) No

Ownership

Insider Ownership Percentage Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Short Interest

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Percent of Shares Outstanding Short Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Total Returns Comparison

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Annual Total Returns Versus Peers

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Name
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
YTD
-13.82%
35.27%
-7.22%
1.68%
-1.22%
13.70%
6.19%
-42.25%
1.38%
11.96%
21.83%
-4.38%
31.49%
18.40%
28.71%
-21.05%
-9.96%
21.71%
43.62%
-19.52%
38.82%
-0.12%
9.88%
9.62%
20.95%
14.89%
61.57%
9.37%
25.06%
37.28%
10.82%
16.28%
19.00%
31.51%
2.35%
6.24%
38.87%
-14.23%
33.28%
-17.34%
22.28%
25.79%
29.23%
-13.06%
27.07%
-16.19%
94.78%
-2.03%
As of September 28, 2022.

Profile

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Mercury General Corp is an insurance holding company operating in the property-casualty market, where it focuses on low-cost auto insurance for individuals, with operations in nearly 13 United States of America states. However,  its business--about 75% of premiums--comes from California, where it was established by George Joseph, the current company chairman and majority owner. Its insurance is distributed exclusively through independent agents.
URL http://www.mercuryinsurance.com
Investor Relations URL https://www.mercuryinsurance.com/investor-information/
HQ State/Province California
Sector Financial Services
Industry Insurance - Property & Casualty
Equity Style Small Cap/Value
Next Earnings Release Nov. 02, 2022 (est.)
Last Earnings Release Aug. 02, 2022
Next Ex-Dividend Date N/A
Last Ex-Dividend Date Sep. 14, 2022

Ownership

Insider Ownership Percentage Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Short Interest

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Percent of Shares Outstanding Short Upgrade
Jul '20
Nov '20
Mar '21
 
80.00%
40.00%
10.00%
 

Top Fund Holders

Symbol Dollars Invested % Weight
F00001DS66 254563.0 USD 2.55%
KBWP 6.217M USD 2.18%
DGRS 2.195M USD 1.14%

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