BidaskClub downgraded shares of Enstar Group (NASDAQ:ESGR) from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a report published on Saturday, BidAskClub reports.

Separately, TheStreet raised Enstar Group from a c rating to a b- rating in a report on Monday, August 24th.

Shares of ESGR opened at $155.01 on Friday. Enstar Group has a 12-month low of $94.58 and a 12-month high of $213.99. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $176.58 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $158.81. The company has a quick ratio of 0.81, a current ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33. The stock has a market cap of $3.43 billion, a PE ratio of 5.75 and a beta of 0.55.

Enstar Group (NASDAQ:ESGR) last issued its earnings results on Monday, August 10th. The insurance provider reported $26.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Enstar Group had a return on equity of 11.88% and a net margin of 36.46%. The business had revenue of $246.24 million during the quarter.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Enstar Group by 0.9% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,148,948 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $175,525,000 after buying an additional 10,345 shares during the period. Wellington Management Group LLP increased its stake in shares of Enstar Group by 3.0% in the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 1,086,051 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $172,734,000 after buying an additional 31,508 shares during the period. Beck Mack & Oliver LLC increased its stake in shares of Enstar Group by 3.1% in the second quarter. Beck Mack & Oliver LLC now owns 726,120 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $110,929,000 after buying an additional 21,704 shares during the period. Capital World Investors increased its stake in shares of Enstar Group by 1.9% in the first quarter. Capital World Investors now owns 443,115 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $70,477,000 after buying an additional 8,115 shares during the period. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Enstar Group by 9.4% in the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 305,735 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $46,707,000 after buying an additional 26,333 shares during the period. 68.73% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Enstar Group Company Profile

Enstar Group Limited acquires and manages insurance and reinsurance companies, and portfolios of insurance and reinsurance business in run-off. It operates in three segments: Non-Life Run-Off, Atrium, and StarStone. The Non-Life Run-Off segment engages in the running off property and casualty, and other non-life lines of businesses.

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