QBE Insurance Group Ltd (ASX:QBE) shares passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $12.22 and traded as high as $12.53. QBE Insurance Group shares last traded at $12.53, with a volume of 3,553,369 shares changing hands.

The stock has a market cap of $16.47 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.14. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of A$12.09 and a 200-day simple moving average of A$12.22. The company has a current ratio of 0.48, a quick ratio of 0.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 40.47.

The company also recently disclosed a Interim dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 4th will be given a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.08%. QBE Insurance Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 144.41%.

QBE Insurance Group Company Profile (ASX:QBE)

QBE Insurance Group Limited underwrites general insurance and reinsurance risks worldwide. It operates through North American Operations, European Operations, Australian & New Zealand Operations, Asia Pacific Operations, and Equator Re segments. The company offers personal, including home, motor, and compulsory third party motor insurance; health and accident, and renewable energy insurance; and commercial and specialist general insurance.

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