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BRO -- USA Stock  

USD 46.21  0.17  0.37%

Brown Brown Market Capitalization is quite stable at the moment as compared to the past year. The company's current value of Market Capitalization is estimated at 13.8 Billion. Interest Coverage is expected to rise to 14.42 this year, although the value of Average Assets will most likely fall to about 7.1 B. As many millenniums are excited about financial services space, it is only fair to outline Brown Brown. I will take a closer look at this stock and the latest sentiment generated by institutional investors. Here I will also expose some primary fundamental factors affecting Brown Brown's services, and outline how it will impact the outlook for investors this year.
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Is Brown Brown (NYSE:BRO) ripping up institutional investors?
The company reported the last year's revenue of 2.54 B. Total Income to common stockholders was 459.68 M with profit before taxes, overhead, and interest of 1.08 B. About 17.0% of the company shares are held by company insiders. The book value of Brown Brown was currently reported as 13.05. Brown Brown has Price/Earnings To Growth (PEG) ratio of 2.33. The entity last dividend was issued on the 3rd of November 2020. The firm had 2:1 split on the 29th of March 2018.

And What about dividends?

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of Brown Brown earnings, decided and managed by the company's board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. Brown Brown dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment. Brown one year expected dividend income is about $0.17 per share.
Dividend Yield is expected to rise to 0.008526 this year, although the value of Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions will most likely fall to (108.5 M).
Last ReportedProjected for 2021
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-100.6 M-108.5 M
Dividend Yield 0.007  0.008526 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 0.35  0.32 
Investing in dividend-paying stocks, such as Brown Brown is one of the few strategies that are good for long-term investment. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in Brown Brown must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
This type of analysis is very useful when you want to generate a past dividend schedule and payout information for Brown Brown. Then that information in the form of graph and calendar can be used to fully explain how Du Pont dividends can provide a real clue to its valuation.

How important is Brown Brown's Liquidity

Brown Brown financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance Brown Brown ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. Brown Brown financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between Brown Brown's total debt and its cash.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions.
It is good to see analyst projects for Brown Brown, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

What did Brown Brown file with SEC?

The SEC filings are financial statements or other formal documents of Brown Brown that are regularly submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Public companies, certain insiders, and broker-dealers are required to make SEC filings and fintech professionals rely on these filings for information about companies they are evaluating for investment purposes. Please note, most SEC filings are available online through the SEC's EDGAR database.
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to Brown shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.
23rd of February 2021
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
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28th of January 2021
Unclassified Corporate Event
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26th of January 2021
Financial Statements and Exhibits. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to Brown shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.

Brown Brown exotic insider transaction detected

Legal trades by Brown Brown insiders are very common, as founders, directors, or employees of any publicly traded firm often have stock or stock options. These trades are made public in the United States through the filing of Form 4 of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Below entry was recorded recently and is publicly available as an insider trade:
Brown insider trading alert for general transaction of common stock $.10 par value by Chris Walker, EVP and Pres. Programs Segment, on 24th of February 2021. This event was filed by Brown Brown Inc with SEC on 2021-02-24. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Chris Walker currently serves as executive vice president, president ? programs division of Brown Brown [view details]   
Note, although insider trading is legal, in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Germany, for mandatory reporting purposes, corporate insiders are defined as a company's officers, directors, and any beneficial owners of more than 10% of a class of the company's equity securities.

Breaking it down a bit more

The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. Brown Brown has an asset utilization ratio of 50.75 percent. This suggests that the company is making $0.51 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that Brown Brown is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.

Brown is expecting lower volatility in February

Latest skewness is at 0.32. Brown Brown has relatively low volatility with skewness of 0.32 and kurtosis of 0.02. However, we advise all investors to independently investigate Brown Brown to ensure all accessible information is consistent with the expectations about its upside potential and future expected returns.

Our Takeaway on Brown Brown Investment

Whereas some firms under the insurance brokers industry are still a bit expensive, Brown Brown may offer a potential longer-term growth to institutional investors. While some institutional investors may not share our view we believe that the current risk-reward utility is not appealing enough to do any trading. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Brown Brown.

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