W. R. Berkley - WRB Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $73.70
  • Forecasted Upside: 17.79 %
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$62.57
▲ +1.01 (1.64%)

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Analyst Price Target for WRB

Analyst Price Target is $73.70
▲ +17.79% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for W. R. Berkley in the last 3 months. The average price target is $73.70, with a high forecast of $83.00 and a low forecast of $65.33. The average price target represents a 17.79% upside from the last price of $62.57.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 10 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in W. R. Berkley. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/5/2021
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  • 2 hold ratings
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7/4/2021
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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10/2/2021
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  • 9 buy ratings
  • 4 hold ratings
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12/31/2021
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  • 7 buy ratings
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3/31/2022
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/29/2022
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/28/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/27/2022

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/5/2022Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$77.00 ➝ $80.00Low
8/19/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$70.00 ➝ $72.00Low
8/3/2022ArgusInitiated CoverageBuy$72.00Low
7/22/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$83.00Low
7/12/2022Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$67.00 ➝ $70.00Low
5/23/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$68.00 ➝ $70.00Low
4/26/2022Truist FinancialBoost Target$73.33 ➝ $83.00High
4/25/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$44.67 ➝ $67.00Medium
4/21/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$67.00 ➝ $44.67High
4/14/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$99.00 ➝ $67.00Low
4/12/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$65.00 ➝ $76.00High
4/8/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Target$63.00 ➝ $75.00Low
2/3/2022Wolfe ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$70.67Medium
12/16/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$65.33High
12/9/2021Truist FinancialInitiated CoveragePositive ➝ Buy$70.00High
11/22/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$66.00High
11/18/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageHold$54.67Medium
10/22/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$58.67 ➝ $60.67High
9/20/2021Boenning ScattergoodUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$58.00Medium
8/19/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$53.33 ➝ $57.33High
8/16/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$50.67Low
7/23/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$60.00 ➝ $58.67High
4/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$56.00 ➝ $59.33Low
4/21/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$46.67 ➝ $53.33Medium
4/16/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$55.33 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/7/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOverweight$61.33Medium
3/24/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$51.33 ➝ $55.33High
2/24/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$48.67 ➝ $53.33High
1/27/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$50.67 ➝ $51.33High
1/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $50.67Low
1/11/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$45.33 ➝ $48.67Low
1/8/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$35.33 ➝ $46.67Low
11/24/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$46.67 ➝ $50.00Low
10/26/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$44.00 ➝ $46.67Medium
10/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$40.00 ➝ $44.67High
7/27/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $44.00Low
7/23/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$41.33 ➝ $44.00Low
7/22/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$38.67 ➝ $40.00High
7/22/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$45.33 ➝ $48.67Medium
7/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$38.67 ➝ $41.33Medium
4/24/2020CfraLower TargetHold$51.33 ➝ $36.67Low
4/19/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ HoldHigh
4/14/2020UBS GroupUpgradeHold$38.00High
4/13/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$38.67High
4/8/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$54.67 ➝ $45.33Medium
4/1/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$52.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
2/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $52.00High
1/29/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetSell$36.67 ➝ $38.00Low
1/29/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$53.33 ➝ $54.67High
1/22/2020Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
12/11/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$45.51 ➝ $46.67Low
12/5/2019Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$46.67 ➝ $53.33Medium
9/12/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost TargetNeutral$42.00 ➝ $42.67Low
8/14/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$42.00 ➝ $48.67Medium
7/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$45.33High
6/26/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$43.81Low
4/24/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetSell$35.33 ➝ $37.33Medium
4/24/2019Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldHigh
4/24/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$40.00High
2/27/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$34.44 ➝ $39.11Low
1/3/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$32.89 ➝ $32.44Low
8/7/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$34.67Low
7/25/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldMedium
6/18/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSell$32.89Medium
6/14/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$32.89Medium
4/25/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/31/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/31/2018Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldHigh
11/17/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$30.67N/A
10/25/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$28.89 ➝ $29.33N/A
10/25/2017Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral$32.44 ➝ $32.89N/A
10/25/2017Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/25/2017UBS GroupBoost TargetSell$28.00 ➝ $29.33N/A
(Data available from 9/27/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.33 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 7 very positive mentions
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3/1/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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3/31/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
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4/30/2022
  • 4 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
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5/30/2022
  • 7 very positive mentions
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  • 2 negative mentions
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6/29/2022
  • 5 very positive mentions
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7/29/2022
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8/28/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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9/27/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 15 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
W. R. Berkley logo
W. R. Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company, operates as a commercial lines writer in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Insurance and Reinsurance & Monoline Excess. The Insurance segment underwrites commercial insurance business, including premises operations, commercial automobile, property, products liability, and general and professional liability lines. It also provides workers' compensation insurance products; accident and health insurance and reinsurance products; insurance for commercial risks; specialty environmental products for contractors, consultants, and property owners and facilities operators; specialized insurance coverages for fine arts and jewelry exposures; umbrella and excess liability coverage products; and liquor liability and inland marine coverage for small to medium-sized insureds. In addition, this segment offers directors and officers, and surety risk products, as well as products for technology, and life sciences and travel industries; cyber risk solutions; casualty, group life, and crime and fidelity related insurance products; personal lines insurance solutions, including home, condo/co-op, auto, and collectibles; automobile, law enforcement, public officials and educator's legal, and employment practices liability, as well as incidental medical insurance products; and at-risk and alternative risk insurance program management services. The Reinsurance & Monoline Excess segment provides other insurance companies and self-insureds with assistance in managing their net risk through reinsurance on a portfolio basis through treaty reinsurance or on an individual basis through facultative reinsurance. W. R. Berkley Corporation was founded in 1967 and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $62.57
Low: $61.57
High: $62.73

50 Day Range

MA: $65.01
Low: $61.11
High: $68.09

52 Week Range

Now: $62.57
Low: $48.20
High: $72.32

Volume

1,228,202 shs

Average Volume

1,374,515 shs

Market Capitalization

$16.60 billion

P/E Ratio

13.16

Dividend Yield

0.65%

Beta

0.62

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of W. R. Berkley?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on W. R. Berkley in the last twelve months: Argus, Evercore ISI, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., Wells Fargo & Company, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for W. R. Berkley?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for W. R. Berkley in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $73.70, suggesting a possible upside of 17.8%. Wells Fargo & Company has the highest price target set, predicting WRB will reach $83.00 in the next twelve months. Evercore ISI has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $65.33 for W. R. Berkley in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for W. R. Berkley?

W. R. Berkley currently has 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe WRB will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of W. R. Berkley.
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How do I contact W. R. Berkley's investor relations team?

W. R. Berkley's physical mailing address is 475 STEAMBOAT ROAD, GREENWICH CT, 06830. The insurance provider's listed phone number is (203) 629-3000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for W. R. Berkley is www.wrberkley.com. Learn More about contacing W. R. Berkley investor relations.