14,264 Shares in Stewart Information Services Co. (NYSE:STC) Bought by Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC acquired a new position in shares of Stewart Information Services Co. (NYSE:STCFree Report) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 14,264 shares of the insurance provider’s stock, valued at approximately $838,000. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC owned 0.05% of Stewart Information Services at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Stewart Information Services by 3.2% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,922,748 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $112,963,000 after buying an additional 59,639 shares during the period. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Stewart Information Services by 0.8% in the 4th quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 951,699 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $55,912,000 after purchasing an additional 8,004 shares during the period. DAVENPORT & Co LLC raised its stake in shares of Stewart Information Services by 4.6% in the 4th quarter. DAVENPORT & Co LLC now owns 705,777 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $41,464,000 after purchasing an additional 31,211 shares during the period. First Eagle Investment Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Stewart Information Services by 2.7% in the 4th quarter. First Eagle Investment Management LLC now owns 259,559 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $15,249,000 after purchasing an additional 6,879 shares during the period. Finally, Heartland Advisors Inc. raised its stake in shares of Stewart Information Services by 2.9% in the 4th quarter. Heartland Advisors Inc. now owns 220,440 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $12,951,000 after purchasing an additional 6,290 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 96.90% of the company’s stock.

Stewart Information Services Price Performance

Shares of NYSE STC opened at $62.32 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.72 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 41.00 and a beta of 1.18. The business has a 50-day moving average of $62.92 and a 200-day moving average of $59.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33, a current ratio of 1.95 and a quick ratio of 1.95. Stewart Information Services Co. has a fifty-two week low of $38.40 and a fifty-two week high of $66.66.

Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STCGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 24th. The insurance provider reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $554.32 million during the quarter. Stewart Information Services had a return on equity of 4.69% and a net margin of 1.83%. As a group, sell-side analysts predict that Stewart Information Services Co. will post 4.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Stewart Information Services Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 28th. Investors of record on Monday, June 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.475 per share. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 17th. Stewart Information Services’s payout ratio is currently 125.00%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several analysts have issued reports on STC shares. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods lifted their price target on Stewart Information Services from $57.00 to $59.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 21st. BTIG Research lifted their price target on Stewart Information Services from $68.00 to $70.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 29th. Finally, Stephens reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a $79.00 price target on shares of Stewart Information Services in a research note on Thursday, April 25th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $69.33.

Check Out Our Latest Stock Analysis on STC

Stewart Information Services Company Profile

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Stewart Information Services Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides title insurance and real estate transaction related services in the United States and internationally. The company involves in searching, examining, closing, and insuring the condition of the title to real property. It also offers home and personal insurance services; services for tax-deferred exchanges; and digital customer engagement platform services.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Stewart Information Services (NYSE:STC)

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