On April, 25 Analysts See $0.73 EPS for Amerisafe, Inc. (AMSF)

(NASDAQ:AMSF). Susquehanna Intll Gp Llp stated it has 0% in Amerisafe, Inc. On Thursday, October 26 the stock of Amerisafe, Inc.

A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. On Thursday, April 5 the rating was initiated by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold".

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Amerisafe (NASDAQ:AMSF) Downgraded by TheStreet" was first published by Macon Daily and is the sole property of of Macon Daily. Zacks Investment Research cut Amerisafe from a hold rating to a strong sell rating in a report on Tuesday, March 6th. Boenning Scattergood reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Amerisafe in a report on Tuesday, February 27th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Amerisafe has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $63.00. Amerisafe has a 12 month low of $50.02 and a 12 month high of $69.40. The firm has a market cap of $1,046.98, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.97 and a beta of 0.83.

Amerisafe (NASDAQ:AMSF) last issued its earnings results on Monday, February 26th. After $0.69 actual EPS reported by Amerisafe, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.80 % EPS growth. Amerisafe had a net margin of 20.47% and a return on equity of 16.76%. The firm had revenue of $94.94 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $92.71 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.04 EPS.

Amerisafe, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSF)'s earnings report is anticipated by WallStreet on April, 25, as reported by Faxor.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share. The insurance provider reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by ($0.13). The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 8th. Amerisafe's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 28.57%.

In other Amerisafe news, EVP Kathryn Housh Shirley sold 691 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 2nd. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.53, for a total value of $416,475.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 21,484 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,379,272.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 10,432 shares of company stock valued at $578,872 over the last quarter.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Aperio Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Amerisafe by 16.7% during the 4th quarter.

AMERISAFE, Inc., an insurance holding company, provides workers' compensation insurance in the United States.The firm is worth $1.05 billion. American International Group Inc. now owns 15,152 shares of the insurance provider's stock valued at $882,000 after purchasing an additional 824 shares during the last quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 1,312,660 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $76,397,000 after purchasing an additional 92,819 shares in the last quarter. Can now owns 26,233 shares of the company's stock worth $1,541,000 after buying an additional 903 shares during the last quarter. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. The fund owned 25,434 shares of the insurance provider's stock after selling 11,354 shares during the period.

Raymond James & Associates lessened its stake in shares of Amerisafe, Inc. BlackRock Investment Management LLC now owns 82,109 shares of the company's stock worth $4,826,000 after buying an additional 863 shares during the last quarter.

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