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Markel

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Markel, a speciality and small business insurer headquartered in Richmond, Va., is a holding company for insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations around the world. In July 2017, it announced it would be acquiring State National.

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CEO

Thomas S. Gayner, Richard R. Whitt III

CEO Title

Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director

Sector

Financials

Industry

Insurance: Property and Casualty (Stock)

HQ Location

Glen Allen, VA

Years on Fortune 500 List

2

Employees

10,900

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
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Revenues ($M)$5,6124.5%
Profits ($M)$455.7-21.8%
Assets ($M)$25,875
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$8,460.9
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$13,623
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues8.1%
Profits as % of Assets1.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity5.4%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)31.27
EPS % Change (from 2015)-25.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)16.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-2.3%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2016)2.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)6.5%
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