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How to buy James River Group (JRVR) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in James River Group stocks.
James River Group is an insurance-specialty business based in the US. James River Group stocks (JRVR.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $35.75 – an increase of 0.49% over the previous week. James River Group employs 683 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $759.7 million.
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Is it a good time to buy James River Group stock?
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in James River Group?
- Has coronavirus impacted James River Group shares?
- James River Group shares summary
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- Is James River Group stock a buy or sell?
- James River Group performance over time
- James River Group's financials
- How volatile are James River Group shares?
- Does James River Group pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has Coronavirus impacted James River Group's stock price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, James River Group's stock price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $29, which is 37.09% down on its pre-crash value of $46.1 and 14.44% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $25.34.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of James River Group stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $715.55 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $674.83.
James River Group stock price (NASDAQ:JRVR)Use our graph to track the performance of JRVR stocks over time.
James River Group shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$29.00|
|52-week range||$24.15 - $50.65|
|50-day moving average||$28.07|
|200-day moving average||$35.72|
|Wall St. target price||$41.43|
|Dividend yield||$1.2 (4.07%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-3.81|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
James River Group price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-07)||0.49%|
|1 month (2021-12-16)||10.39%|
|3 months (2021-10-15)||-25.49%|
|6 months (2021-07-16)||-23.42%|
|1 year (2021-01-15)||-40.83%|
|2 years (2020-01-16)||-30.32%|
|3 years (2019-01-16)||38.84|
|5 years (2017-01-13)||41.68|
Is James River Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing James River Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of James River Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
James River Group's EBITDA
James River Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $29 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a James River Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
James River Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$759.7 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$190.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-1.77%|
|Return on equity TTM||-15.51%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
James River Group share dividends
We're not expecting James River Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
James River Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, James River Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $24.1478 up to $50.6479. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while James River Group's is 0.4323. This would suggest that James River Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
James River Group overview
James River Group Holdings, Ltd. , through its subsidiaries, provides specialty insurance and reinsurance services in the United States. It operates through Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted Insurance, and Casualty Reinsurance segments. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment underwrites liability and property insurance on an excess and surplus commercial lines basis in all states and the District of Columbia. This segment distributes its insurance policies primarily through wholesale insurance brokers. The Specialty Admitted Insurance segment provides workers' compensation coverage for building trades, healthcare employees, goods and services, light manufacturing, specialty transportation, and agriculture, as well as fronting and program business. The Casualty Reinsurance segment offers proportional and working layer casualty reinsurance to third parties and other insurance companies.
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