Markel Corporation (N:MKL)

Valuation Ratios

MKL
Industry
Sector
Beta
0.64
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
1.67
1.70
4.87
Price to Book - most recent quarter
1.27
1.39
1.18
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
--
13.56
10.46
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
10.37
15.75
16.39

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
BUY
BUY
BUY
Number of Analysts
7.00
7.00
6.00

Dividends

MKL
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
--
3.06
5.26
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
59.93
57.12

Growth Rate

MKL
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-86.42
-11.01
7.36
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
-4.51
0.17
10.31
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
13.14
8.11
10.60
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-335.28
-166.76
-64.31
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-138.41
-71.40
-33.10
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr42.11
7.37
7.80
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
8.48
6.55
7.84

Financial Strength

MKL
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
--
--
1.26
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
--
3.73
1.77
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
36.97
34.74
75.08
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
36.97
35.96
94.93
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.57
3.86
-0.09

Profitability Ratios

MKL
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
--
42.73
58.15
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
--
80.85
61.21
Operation Margin % - TTM
-1.90
-3.82
-42.75
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
12.96
10.12
-20.84
Pretax Margin % - TTM
-2.96
-9.06
-79.40
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
11.16
9.53
-32.93
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
-2.43
-10.38
-81.26
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
8.30
5.97
-34.79

Efficiency

MKL
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
397,277.90
1,012,521.66
916,555.59
Net Income/Employee - TTM
-9,646.61
10,912.59
-68,795.24
Receivables Turnover - TTM
--
5.27
14.91
Inventory Turnover - TTM
--
--
14.96
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.21
0.30
0.25

Management Effectiveness

MKL
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
-0.51
0.15
-22.33
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
1.87
1.65
-7.71
Return on Investment - TTM
--
0.14
-5.43
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
1.87
1.65
-7.71
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
-1.98
-4.80
-0.81
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
6.12
3.36
4.35