Assured Guaranty Ltd
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- Market Cap.:
- $3.38 billion
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- Revenue TTM:
- $818 million
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- $788 million
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Assured Guaranty Ltd had its IPO on 2004-04-23 under the ticker symbol AGO.
The company operates in the Financial Services sector and Insurance-Specialty industry. Assured Guaranty Ltd has a staff strength of 411 employees.
Shares of Assured Guaranty Ltd opened at $49.99 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-21.
The stocks traded within a range of $49.72 - $50.94, and closed at $49.83.
This is a +2.05% increase from the previous day's closing price.
A total volume of 370,604 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.
In the last one week, shares of Assured Guaranty Ltd have slipped by -0.48%.
Assured Guaranty Ltd's Key Ratios
Assured Guaranty Ltd has a market cap of $3.38 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 0.7445 and a price to sales ratio of 4.7092.
In the last 12-months Assured Guaranty Ltd’s revenue was $818 million with a gross profit of $788 million and an EBITDA of $374 million. The EBITDA ratio measures Assured Guaranty Ltd's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.
In the trailing 12-month period, Assured Guaranty Ltd’s operating margin was 44.38% while its return on assets stood at 1.29% with a return of equity of 2.32%.
In Q4, Assured Guaranty Ltd’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -58.8% while revenue growth was a positive 21.6%.
Assured Guaranty Ltd’s PE and PEG Ratio
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- Trailing PE
Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $4.1 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 14.0647 and a PEG multiple of 2.52. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.
The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Assured Guaranty Ltd’s profitability.
Assured Guaranty Ltd stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 9.2609 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 0. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 4.7092.
Assured Guaranty Ltd stock pays annual dividends of $1 per share, indicating a yield of 1.92% and a payout ratio of 24.94%.
Balance sheet and cash flow metrics
- Total Assets
- $5.49 billion
- Total Liabilities
- Operating Cash Flow
- $612.00 million
- Capital Expenditure
- Dividend Payout Ratio
Assured Guaranty Ltd ended 2023 with $5.49 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $5.49 billion while shareholder equity stood at $5.06 billion.
Assured Guaranty Ltd ended 2023 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $0 in other current liabilities, 1000000.00 in common stock, $5.58 billion in retained earnings and $117.00 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $59.00 million and cash and short-term investments were $194.00 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $0 while long-term debt stood at $1.68 billion.
Assured Guaranty Ltd’s total current assets stands at $194.00 million while long-term investments were $8.37 billion and short-term investments were $135.00 million. Its net receivables were $1.30 billion compared to accounts payable of $0 and inventory worth $0.
In 2023, Assured Guaranty Ltd's operating cash flow was $612.00 million while its capital expenditure stood at $0.
Comparatively, Assured Guaranty Ltd paid $0.25 in dividends in 2023.
Other key metrics
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- Analyst Target Price
Assured Guaranty Ltd stock is currently trading at $49.83 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $66.8045 and a 52-week low of $66.8045. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $74.75.
Its 50-day moving average was $59.42 and 200-day moving average was $56.92 The short ratio stood at 5.12 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.
Around 628.5% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9142.1% are held by institutions.
Frequently Asked Questions About Assured Guaranty Ltd
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Assured Guaranty Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to public finance, infrastructure, and structured finance markets in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Insurance and Asset Management. It offers financial guaranty insurance that protects holders of debt instruments and other monetary obligations from defaults in scheduled payments. In addition, the company insures and reinsures various debt obligations, including bonds issued by the United States state governmental authorities; and notes issued to finance infrastructure projects. Further, it insures and reinsures various the U.S. public finance obligations, such as general obligation, tax-backed, municipal utility, transportation, healthcare, higher education, infrastructure, housing revenue, investor-owned utility, renewable energy, and other public finance bonds. Additionally, the company is involved in insuring and reinsuring of non-U.S. public finance obligations comprising regulated utilities, infrastructure finance, sovereign and sub-sovereign, renewable energy bonds, pooled infrastructure, and other public finance obligations; and the U.S. and non-U.S. Structured finance obligations, including residential mortgage-backed securities, life insurance transactions, consumer receivables securities, pooled corporate obligations, and financial products. Furthermore, it offers specialty insurance and reinsurance that include life and aircraft residual value insurance transactions; and asset management services comprising investment advisory services. It markets its financial guaranty insurance directly to issuers and underwriters of public finance and structured finance securities, as well as to investors in such obligations. Assured Guaranty Ltd. was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.