Axis Capital Holdings Ltd (AXS): Richard T Jr Gieryn , EVP, General Counsel & Sec of Axis Capital Holdings Ltd sold 10,400 shares on Sep 9, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Sep 12, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $56.15 per share for a total value of $583,974.56 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Sep 8, 2016, Michael A Butt (Chairman of the Board) sold 50,381 shares at $57.01 per share price.On May 23, 2016, Richard T Jr Gieryn (EVP, General Counsel & Sec) sold 14,967 shares at $54.37 per share price.Also, On May 4, 2016, Wilhelm Zeller (director) sold 9,700 shares at $53.31 per share price.
Axis Capital Holdings Limited: On Monday, Sep 12, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Axis Capital Holdings Limited which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $55.3 and hit $55.92 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $55.81, with a gain of 0.49% or 0.27 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 715,269 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $57.98 and the company has a market cap of $5,060 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $51.01.
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited is a Bermuda-based holding company for the AXIS group of companies. The Company provides a range of specialty (re)insurance through operating subsidiaries and branch networks -based in Bermuda the United States Canada Europe Australia and Singapore. The Company operates in to segments: AXIS Insurance and AXIS Re. The Company also has marketing offices in Brazil France and Spain. The lines of business in insurance segment include property marine terrorism aviation credit and political risk professional lines liability and accident and health. The reinsurance segment provides non-life reinsurance to insurance companies. The lines of business in insurance segment include catastrophe; property; professional lines; credit and surety; motor; liability; engineering; agriculture among others.