Meridian Investment Counsel Lowers stake in Travelers Companies Inc (TRV)

Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) : Meridian Investment Counsel reduced its stake in Travelers Companies Inc by 0.87% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 20,013 shares of Travelers Companies Inc which is valued at $2.3 Million after selling 175 shares in Travelers Companies Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 12, 2016.Travelers Companies Inc makes up approximately 1.58% of Meridian Investment Counsel’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , Willis Investment Counsel boosted its stake in TRV in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 900 additional shares and now holds a total of 59,000 shares of Travelers Companies Inc which is valued at $6.6 Million. Travelers Companies Inc makes up approx 0.58% of Willis Investment Counsel’s portfolio. Uss Investment Management Ltd sold out all of its stake in TRV during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 29,681 shares of TRV which is valued $3.3 Million.Winton Capital Group Ltd reduced its stake in TRV by selling 138,204 shares or 32.97% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 280,947 shares of TRV which is valued at $31 Million. Travelers Companies Inc makes up approx 0.34% of Winton Capital Group Ltd’s portfolio. Richard Bernstein Advisors added TRV to its portfolio by purchasing 20,859 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $2.3 Million. Travelers Companies Inc makes up approx 0.23% of Richard Bernstein Advisors’s portfolio. Hoxton Financial added TRV to its portfolio by purchasing 135 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $14,837. Travelers Companies Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Hoxton Financial’s portfolio.

Travelers Companies Inc opened for trading at $110.75 and hit $112.46 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $111.89, with a gain of 1.63% or 1.79 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 18,06,616 shares. Company has a market cap of $32,716 M.

On the company’s financial health, Travelers Companies Inc reported $2.33 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.22 based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.55. The company had revenue of $5981.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6017.47 million. The company’s revenue was up 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.53 EPS.

Investors should note that on Apr 21, 2016, Travelers Companies Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.6700. The company’s management has announced Jun 8, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Jun 10, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jun 30, 2016.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Travelers Companies Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 22, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 121 from a previous price target of $118 .

The Travelers Companies Inc. is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries the Company is engaged in providing a range of commercial and personal property and casualty insurance products and services to businesses Government units associations and individuals. The Company has three operating segments: Business and International Insurance segment Bond & Specialty Insurance segment and the Personal Insurance segment. Business and International Insurance segment offers a range of property and casualty insurance and insurance related services to its customers primarily in the United States as well as in Canada the United Kingdom the Republic of Ireland and throughout other parts of the world. Bond & Specialty Insurance segment provides surety crime management and professional liability coverages and related risk management services. Personal Insurance segment includes a range of property and casualty insurance covering individuals’ personal risks.

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