RLI Corp. (RLI) announced its most recent quarterly financial results on Wednesday, Oct-19-2016. RLI reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.21. Analysts had a consensus of $0.58. The company posted revenue of $206.40 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $196.79 million. RLI’s revenue was up 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 EPS.
RLI Corp. closed down -0.29 points or -0.42% at $68.38 with 1,43,241 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $69.17, the shares hit an intraday low of $68.34 and an intraday high of $69.21 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on Oct 3, 2016, Michael J Stone (director) sold 907 shares at $67.39 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 29, 2016, Robert P Jr Restrepo (director) purchased 600 shares at $70.63 per share price. On Jun 13, 2016, Todd Wayne Bryant (VP, Finance & Controller) sold 9,600 shares at $66.94 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
RLI Corp. underwrites selected property and casualty insurance through major subsidiaries collectively known as RLI Insurance Group. The Company conducts operations through four insurance companies. These companies are organized in a vertical structure beneath RLI Corp. with RLI Insurance Company (RLI Ins.) as the principal insurance subsidiary. RLI Ins. writes multiple lines of insurance on an admitted basis. Mt. Hawley Insurance Company (Mt. Hawley) a subsidiary of RLI Ins. writes excess and surplus lines insurance on an admitted basis. RLI Indemnity Company (RIC) a subsidiary of Mt. Hawley has authority to write multiple lines of insurance on an admitted basis in 48 states and the District of Columbia. Contractors Bonding and Insurance Company a subsidiary of RLI Ins. has authority to write multiple lines of insurance on an admitted basis in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The segments of the Companys insurance operations are casualty property and surety.